Charlotte based entrepreneur Michelle Tunno of Bella Tunno was one of nine enterprising work at home entrepreneurs featured in an Inc.com's feature story "9 Businesses You Can Start In Your Pajamas in 2010".
Michelle Tunno Buelow began designing baby clothes and other items in 2004 after having her first baby. Her unique style drew attention and soon after, she began selling her custom line of products called Bella Tunno in local stores. She received much noteriety and her business took off. She began recieving orders from all over the country, as far away as Beverly Hills. Her line was a hit and one of her products were featured at the Golden Globes and she soon had several celebrity fans and began recieving orders from major stores like the Gap and Nordstrom.
Today, the Bella Tunno product line is sold in stores all over the world and includes practical yet fashionable items for babies and young girls. Some of Bella Tunno's celebrity fans are:
- Courteney Cox & Baby Coco
- Nicole Richie, Joel Madden & Baby Harlow
- Gavin Rossdale, Gwen Stefani, Kingston & Zuma
- Elisabeth Hasselback, Grace & Taylor
- Spice Girl Mel B & Baby Angel Murphy Brown
- Marcia Cross & Babies Eden & Savannah
- Adam & Jackie Sandler
- Dustin & Lisa Hoffman
- Robert Downey Jr
- Nancy O'Dell & Baby Ashby
Bella Tunno is also featured in the February 2010 issue of American Baby, as well as being the featured mompreneur of the month in Pregnancy magazine. Bella Tunno's diaper pad is also featured in Pregnancy's 'Cutest Bags of 2010' picks.