Bella Bean Featured in Garden & Gun Magazine
Our Vintage Swiss Camp Dog Bed in Garden & Gun's "Summer in the South" issue.

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Bella Bean Featured on Oprah
Oprah's new pups, "Lauren" & "Sonny," being shown off on Friday January 29, 2010 in Bella Bean Couture's Sherbert & Lavender Pin Dot Collars!

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Bella Bean Featured in Munich Magazine
Munich Magazine's "City Dog" features Bella Bean Couture.

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Bella Bean Featured in Crave Book
This wonderful guide to San Francisco features over 100 spots around town owned by women. The guide includes top boutiques (Bella Bean Couture), spas, cafes, stylists, fitness studios and more. A great gift for those that live in or close by San Francisco, or anyone planning a Bay Area vacation!

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 August 2009
Bella Bean has been named in Woof Report's "Collar Collections We Love" feature.

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Bella Bean has been nominated for five CoolPick Awards from! Click on the links below to see the write-ups on some of our collections.

Chic Stripe

Sweet Dots


Birds on a Branch

Picadilly Spots June 2009
Featuring Bella Bean's "Toadstool" and "Changing Leaf" collars.

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San Francisco Chronicle August 2007
Featuring Bella Bean's "Birds on a Branch" collar

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New York Dog April/May 2007- Martha Stewart featured with dogs Paw Paw, Francesca (wearing Bella Bean  Pink Cupcake collar) and Sharkey (wearing the Chocolate Mod Dots collar).

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In New York Dog, 2006

Nov. 2006:

Martha Stewart Blue Print online shopping guide

Dog's best leash:Even if you abhor the idea of dressing a dog, you'll love how these leashes make Rover the envy of the dog run.

Touch Weekly Sept. 2006: Stars and their pets.

Bella Bean's Cupcake lead is featured on Mookie, pet pooch of "Rescue's Me" star, Callie Thorne.


Daily Candy Aug. 4, 2006: Review of the Bella Bean Couture San Francisco Store

Ciao Bella The last time you went shopping for harnesses, collars, and flavored plastic toys, you were in sort of a dark place in life. This time, make a trip to Bella Bean Couture and lighten things up a bit. click to read the full press clip

Paper City > Retail Rap ... And if Grover needs a new collar, steer him toward Michelle Meehan's Bella Bean Couture flagship store at 1826 Divisadero. The shop stocks Meehan's luxe dog collars and leashes plus an eclectic assortment of pooch-inspired clothing, accessories, and clothing.

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The Today Show on NBC - Bella Bean was featured on the Today Show Martha Stewart "Summer Must Haves".

Martha Stweart's french bulldog, named Sharkie, was wearing the French Pink Cup Cake collar and Lead.

Blueprint - Summer 2006.

Bella Bean is featured in the latest issue in Blue print Magazine, from the editors of Martha Stewart Living.

7x7 Guide - Ultimate Listings for 2006

As featured in Sunday November 20, 2005 Holiday Gift Guide: Bella Bean Leashes pictured as ice-cream cones from left to right: Sweet Dots "Sherbet", Chic "Moss", and Madame Butterfly "Pinkerton".

As seen in NY Dog Magazine October 2005 issue: "Boho Bow Wow" our Ashbury Bohemian Paisley Leash is featured on "Belle"  in this Vintage Hippie story.

As seen in... Do we look familiar? Our Bella Bean Couture collars and leads are often used in editorial displays and magazine ads such as in  Ann Taylor's LOFT advertisement, found in O Magazine (September 2005 issue)
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New York Dog: Featured in NY Dog September 2005 issue: "Love American Style"  The spirit of Martha's Vineyard  lives on with our  wee-ones Preppy Lola Collar...

Dog Fancy Magazine: Haute Dog... Bella Bean Couture's Mod Dots was featured in the fashion feature "Seeing Spots" October 2005.

7x7 Magazine: Haute couture (for you and your pet)... Bella Bean Couture's cupcake top dog beds were featured in the May edition. "Finally, Bella Bean Couture, offers plush beds in stylish stripes for lounging about."

Technoid Subculture:
Pets: "The collection at Bella Bean Couture ( will always keep admirers on their toes, whether it's the vintage stripes or incognito print, dog-watchers everywhere will wait with bated breath to see what your mutt is wearing."

Modern Bride: Bella Bean Couture will soon be featured in Modern Bride in April 2005!

"Canine Couture: A best bet for a wedding-party pet; quilted dog collar, $46, from Bella Bean Couture, and pin $175, from Jay Strongwater." - Modern Bride, April 2005

Daily Candy: A Dog's Life "...It's just a fact of life. Every pooch needs to make a statement with a jazzy collar and leash. Try some from Bella Bean Couture." - March 7, 2005

Washington Post: Thursday, February 24, '05; Page C02... Our Blue quilted CoCo collar and lead was featured in the "shopper" section of the Post.


Bella Bean Gets Lucky: Bella Bean Couture was featured in Lucky Magazine August 2004!

"New Designs: new locally designed dog accessory line Bella Bean couture offers grosgrain/nylon collars and leashes in fun, chic prints, including preppy stripes, polka dots, and camouflage. Available at Babies (235 Gough St., 415-701-7387)". - Lucky Magazine, August 2004


Bella Bean Helping Fight Breast Cancer: In December 2004 Bella Bean Couture issued our donation of 20% of
proceeds from entire year of sales of the Preppy Jezzi Collar and Leads to is the world's leading non-profit breast cancer web site that reaches over 400,000 women each month. This web site has provided much needed information to woman about the rapidly expanding body of medical information and treatment in the fight against breast cancer. We continue to sell the Jezzi collar and lead and hope that in 2005 we will be able to donate additional proceeds to this great organization!

On the right our fashion diva, Bella Bean is wearing the Preppy Stripe Jezzi collar & lead: 2004 Jezzi collar and lead from the 2004 Preppy Stripes Collection.