Tag Archives: Homewares

This week’s featured Shop Front is Leederville’s Remedy; a local store full of endless goodies. Promoting Australian makers and Fairtrade products is the concept behind both Remedy’s Leederville and Fremantle spaces. “In the early days we worked hard to find Australian makers and to have our customers understand the benefits of organic and Fairtrade products” explains owner Melanie.  “The market over 11 years has changed significantly now. We are approached by makers almost daily, and global awareness of Fairtrade is stronger than ever.” For two relatively small stores, Remedy stocks an extensive array of product, including many local designers!  Along with a large Homewares and soft furnishings by Bonnie and Neil, Uimi, Third Drawer Down and Kip and Co are all there awaiting your perusal. Though the bits we like best are the shelves and shelves jam packed with body & bath goodness by Aesop, Page Thirty Three and Ute. So if you’re feeling nostalgic or just want…

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After a lazy morning on our last day in Sydney our new friend Alex met us at a lovely cafe by the name of Armchair Collective in Mona Vale on Sydney’s northern beaches. We really were only suposed to be there for coffee, but I couldn’t resist the look of the little lemon meringue pies on the counter display full of delicious treats. Armchair Collective is the owned by the same cleaver people that started up The Boathouse, which explains in some ways why it’s so good. What makes this place even more appealing is the range of home wares they stock. Even if you’re not into coffee, it’s definitely worth a visit if you’re ever in the area. The Armchair Collective9a Darley St East, Mona Vale (02) 9999 2871 Opening Hours:Mon-Fri 10am – 6pmSat-Sun 10.30am – 4.30pm