It’s coming up to that time of the year when most of us shop up a storm! One of the things we are passionate about is supporting local businesses, artisans and designers.
So to prepare you for the silly season and guide you to shop local we have hand-picked some of our favourite local stores from Brisbane to Byron, and joyously provide you with mini profiles on each.
Enjoy seeking and finding the perfect gift or unique homeware and know, in your heart, you have supported something good.
Our Corner Store
1/36 Byron Street, Bangalow, New South Wales 2479
Described as the hot spot in Bangalow, Our Corner Store provides a wholesome array of homewares, toys, clothes, stationery and more. The products sit beautifully together, made up of soft neutral tones, wood elements and natural fibres – organically creating a store that not only looks good but feels good too. Our Corner Store source many products from talented local artisans and designers and you are sure to find a gift or homeware to delight, for you or a loved one.
The White Bungalow
Shop 1a/1208 Sandgate Road, Nundah, Queensland 4012
The White Bungalow‘s the perfect destination shop for gifts, home decor, flowers & jewellery. Set in the village atmosphere of Nundah in Brisbane’s north, The White Bungalow draws you in with its beautiful shop front and keeps you wondering with it array of wares. Shopping for a gift or for yourself, this little gem will inspire and give you a unique choice of simply beautiful things. The owner Chris is often on hand to give style advice, whether for the home, something to wear or those beautiful blooms. Enjoy the soft and sweet smelling experience of shopping at The White Bungalow.
Shop 7/21 Lavarack Road, Nobby Beach, Queensland 4218
Canvas is a community artspace and espresso bar. It’s a great place to indulge the senses in amazing espresso, fresh flaky pastries, breathtaking art on canvas & a stunning collection of craft, designer homewares and furniture.
Make shopping fun, social and enjoyable at Canvas Espresso. Wander and discover beautiful books, handmade designs and toys. Be inspired by original art and local handcrafted homewares, then take a seat and enjoy a coffee with friends. Canvas Espresso offers you the perfect shopping spot with a beautiful balance.
Canvas represents artists and craftspeople from around the corner and around the globe. They source where possible from farmers, craftspeople and businesses that pride themselves on creating unique, ethically and environmentally responsible products.
Mister Plant Store
Truth be told, we have a soft spot for greenery – in the home and as a gift. This little pop up store is magic and the moment you walk through the doors you feel calm and serene. Plant energy – you can’t beat it! You will be delighted by the selection of plants from cute little cacti, succulents, kokedama to larger statement plants.
There is literally a plant for every space in your home and every unique person in your life. Mister Plant Store is a collaborative of 2 local wonders – Green Life Collective and Small Stall – and will be popped up till November 10, gifting you amazing bargains leading up to the closing day. Relax in this space with a coffee and treat as you get your green thumb on and your soul in touch with nature.
Monochrome black and white, a touch of natural wood and a generous infusion of greenery.