SPRING 2020

SPRING SHOPPING GUIDE
With spring in the air, we've rounded up the best shops to spring-clean your body, update your beachwear, brighten up your home and look fabulous for all those spring events.

Lucky Surf & Supply, Long Jetty

Are you an art lover in need of a new pair of boardies and some caffeine? Look no further than this cool surf store located on the main road of Long Jetty. Stocking the best brands for surf and beach apparel — Adelio, Vans, Rhythm, Captain Fin Co, to name a few — this unassuming store also has a small café to its side where you can pick up a coffee made from a special house blend as well as a quick snack. There’s also a gallery space out the back, home to local talent Grant Molony, and is open for people to enjoy their coffee, work remotely, or to hire for an event or independent exhibition. 3/417 The Entrance Rd, Long Jetty luckysurfsupply.com

Bouddi Gallery, Killcare

Here’s a way to add brilliant, quality art to your home and feel good about it. Exclusively trading in unique and vibrant arts and crafts produced by Aboriginal art centres in remote areas across the country, Bouddi Gallery is an incredible social enterprise that works to ensure Indigenous artists directly benefit from all sales. You’ll find a constantly updated collection of paintings and wall art by established and emerging artists, as well as woodwork, glass and ceramics, weaving and beadwork. There’s also a gorgeous range of homewares and lifestyle items such as cushion covers and scarves, native-based skincare, books and music. 5/1 Killcare Road, Killcare
bouddigallery.com.au

Montaze, Erina

In operation for the past 10 years, Montaze has become one of the Coast’s most iconic fashion stores. Owner Kate Brand describes the store as a world of fashion, lifestyle, homewares and interior decorating. They stock premium products, many Australian made, from labels such as Camilla, Auguste the Label, Glasshouse Fragrances and jewellery from Temple of the Sun. Located at the Fountain Plaza in Erina, this spacious store has a warm and friendly vibe and is a one-stop shop to find a new piece of quality clothing, a special gift (they stock a beautiful baby range, too), décor or furniture for your home, or simply to browse the beautiful books, handbags, accessories and more. If you can’t make it in store, they have also just launched an online outlet.
Shop 8, Fountain Plaza 148 The Entrance Road, Erina montazestores.com

Kel K Styling, Wyong

Sometimes a girl needs a little help with her look. Located at The Gallery Precinct in Wyong, Kel K Styling is not your average fashion boutique. Owner Kellyanne Kent is a qualified stylist and hosts one-on-one styling sessions, in which she will suggest you try on many pieces that you never realised would look so good on you. Grab a few capsule pieces, a special occasion outfit or have a whole wardrobe overhaul! You can also get together with your friends and book a girls’ night — bring your own bubbles and nibbles — and enjoy a relaxed evening of fashion styling with your favourite gal pals. Kel’s store is also open throughout the week to come and simply browse the beautiful clothing, with help from the style guru always on hand. 7A Alison Rd, Wyong kelkstyling.com.au

Tribe Living, Umina Beach

This exotic store in Umina Beach, owned by global traveller Jacquelyn Knight, is dedicated to fair-trade and ethically made products from brands such as Boom Shankar, Cotton Diva and Mandala Traders. You’ll find a range of eclectic items here: clothing created from natural fibres, bohemian-style jewellery featuring raw crystals, hammered copper tableware, and a whole range of vibrant prints and patterns in both homewares and fashion from all ends of the earth. You might even pick up a piece from local designer Meg Woodhead (mixed-media artist) or some jewellery from locals, Lisa Carney Designs or Jenni Riley. 352 West Street, Umina Beach tribeliving.com.au

Love & Tonic, Terrigal

You may be thinking of spring-cleaning your house, but what about your body? Start spring off on the right foot and check in to Love & Tonic at Terrigal. This beautiful store stocks all things health and wellness, from dietary supplements to paleo and keto foods to aromatherapy and beauty items. The clever wellness gurus here make organic homemade bone broth and therapeutic smoothies, and can customize teas and essences for you on the spot at the herbal dispensary. If you need a little guidance, make an appointment with the on-site naturopath, herbalist or kinesiologist, or pamper yourself with a facial, massage or reflexology (available on selected days). Shop 14A/10 Church Street, Terrigal loveandtonic.com.au

WORDS MEGAN ARKINSTALL

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