French Blue

Beyond Compare: French Blue

A visit to French Blue in Normans Road feels like a little sojourn through some of the loveliest spots of Europe. Here is a gift boutique where rarity and quality are paramount to owner Catherine Matthews.     With Christmas but days away, French Blue offers the opportunity to gift loved ones with something that […]

The Fox’s Lair

A luxurious lair: The Fox’s Lair

The Fox’s Lair is a fantastic little gift boutique with artistic, vintage and quirky finds, tucked around the corner from Café Metro at 121 Papanui Road.     Owners Selma and Marie are all about supporting small NZ businesses and upcoming local artists as well as ethically importing select wares. The result is a treasure […]