First on your list should be an experience at Emma's at Oxford - a unique Book & Gift shop in the picturesque country town of Oxford. Emma's offers a very eclectic range of products with something for everyone.
Kaiapoi plays host to Blackwells Department Store where you will discover leading labels in fashion, lingerie, homewares, giftware and so much more!
Across the street you will find the gorgeous Craze Boutique - offering high quality fashion and accessories from leading local and international designers and fashion houses (think Federation, Cooper St, Wish, Elwood - the list goes on!).
If antiques are your thing, then Blakeleys of Kaiapoi are also well worth a visit. The most respected specialists in hand crafted antique reproduction furniture & fine china it really is a unique experience.
For designer (and bargain) footwear pop out to the Old Mill to The Footwear Outlet, great for kids school shoes and Mum's and Dad's comfort and style.
If heading to Rangiora, you are spoilt for choice when it comes to high end fashion and giftware.
The ladies at Robe Boutique will help you find that perfect outfit for any occasion and stock renowned NZ and international brands such as Augustine, Ivy Blu, SIlent Theory, White Chalk - something for everyone!
You can pop over the street to Country Lane Fashions - Rangiora's iconic Women's fashion store stocking top name labels, accessories and footwear whilst offering premium customer service and styling.
So You Boutique is an elegant fashion destination with a difference. Debbie - the owner is a certified, accredited personal image consultant and stylist who's on hand to help customers 'shop their style' and look their fabulous best.
Thinking French and Italian designer clothing and giftware? You will adore the new addition to the High St being Moltobella European Clothing Boutique.
If surf and skate is your style, then the team at Propaganda Clothing will deck you out in your favourite labels like ILABB, Roxy, Quicksilver, Vans and more.
Homewares may be on your gift list so popping into Niche Gifts is a must. Niche specialise in scandi style homewares, art and baby gifts. If you need some interior design inspiration, Feather & Oak Interiors provide Soft Furnishings, design ideas and a carefully curated range of complimentary homeware.
Seeking baby gift inspiration? Wee Kiwi in Conway Lane offer that perfect gift for a new Mumma or that toddler that is hard to buy for. Also, Stylish Baby and Child offer modern clothing, toys and bedroom inspiration for that wee one in your life.
If you are heading slightly further afield to Waikuku then a stop at the Brick Mill complex is a MUST.
Louis Who offer quality pre-loved clothing nestled in a beautiful old complex which they share with Twine - who have a showcase of stunning antiques and collectables for sale - it really is an experience! You will also find great giftware and art at the Brick Mill Gallery (next to the Cafe).
On your way back, swing into Pegasus and head to TAD where you can get the complete package of designer clothes, hair and beauty treatments - all under one roof.
We are also lucky to play host to some of the big box players including Farmers, Warehouse, Briscoes, Animates and loads more.