Stacey Heston Stacey Heston is a seasoned graphic designer based in Des Moines, Iowa. She has over 40 years of experience as a graphic designer, and has steadily collaborated with local and national publications, including Better Homes & Gardens, throughout her career. Stacey attended Colorado State University, graduating with a degree in Fine Arts, concentration in Graphic Design. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.