Bella’s services are no secret after all
By Mike Mathes

Sometimes the best services and products in a community are also its best kept secrets.

For Randy and Dawn Bella, it’s a fairly common thing to hear a client say, “I didn’t know you did that....” That’s sometimes hard to hear for a company that specializes in getting their customers known.

But, it just emphasizes to the Bella’s how vital it is to continually promote their products and services—just as it is for their customers.

Many people already know Bella’s Custom Design as a regional vendor for specialty printed and embroidered garments. But the company has several other products and services on its resume.

Wide ranging products

Bella’s Custom Design focuses on producing quality products and designs for its clientele in the following areas—

n Screen printing n Embroidery

n Awards, trophies n Promotional items

Each of those areas represents a Bella’s specialty service, as outlined below.

“It’s important for us to remind people of all of our capabilities,” Dawn Bella said.

Screen printing

Screen printing is what Bella’s considers their “wheelhouse” skill set. “It’s where we are at our best. It’s what we have been most known for over the years,” Randy Bella said.

Screen printing can run anywhere from single-color to full-color printing.

Items most commonly screen printed by Bella’s include T-shirts and sweatshirts. Designs can include your business logo or specialty event design. Bella’s Custom Design will also work with customers to create a unique design for their special needs.

“We will come up with a plan that will fit whatever you are looking for,” Randy Bella said. “We continue to tweak the design until the client is ready and happy.

Recent twists in screen printing include specialty foils, glitters and distressed looks. Bella’s Custom Design has also done “all-over’ prints, which apply design to an entire garment.

Screen printing requires a 12-piece minimum for simple designs and a 24-piece minimum for multiple color work.


Bella’s Custom Design can work with smaller quantities on embroidery.

Embroidery can include cording, 3-D embroidery and distress work.

“The thing today seems to be making people’s garments with a retail look,” Dawn Bella said. “We can work to make them look like the name brands as well as the trendy fashions.”

Embroidery gives garments a professional finish, with multiple colored designs available.

Bella’s Custom Design has always offered a wide array of garments for its

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