Adele and Catherine are the lovely ladies that own my favourite Home Boutique. It only took me a couple of years to work out that it wasn't one person named Adele Catherine! But regardless, I have had heart eyes for this mostly mono piece of heaven of a store since I laid my little eyes upon it.
Adele Catherine offers boutique retail space’s which bring together a tightly curated assortment of home décor, fashion and gifting products shared in a way that helps people express their own personal style. They only sell products they love, always try to source locally where possible and collaborate with makers to create products that are unique to Adele Catherine.
WHY I LOVE THEM
For me, just walking into Adele Catherine is an experience. The store is always filled to the brim with interesting finds, local apparel, quirky pieces, beautiful homeware and luxury items that sometimes you just have to treat yourself or your home to.
It is the place I visit for a gift on the go. Cards, tissue paper, ceramic hearts and perfect paper packaging along with friendly staff make buying a treasure for a friend incredibly simple and beautiful.
The price range meets everyone's budget with lower-priced finds for a little spoil to items that are an absolute luxury (but so worth it!). Adele and Catherine have a clear taste and aesthetic which is something that is close to my heart. When people stay true to themselves it shines through in their creations - stores included. It reminds me that each item was chosen with love. This thoughtfulness is important and what sets boutiques and local businesses apart.
But don't take my word for it... go and find out for yourself at one of their amazing stores listed below!
BELLEVUE CAMPUS, DBN
5 Bellevue Rd
Tel: 031 717 2789
Shop 12, BluBird Shopping Centre
Cnr Athol Oaklands and Fort Streets
Tel: 010 900 0968
THIS MONTHS CURATIONS
ON MY WISHLIST
The Huskee Cup is a designer reusable coffee cup made for cafes, home users and on-the-go coffee drinkers.
It is made from waste coffee husk that is a by-product of coffee production. It is also a far more responsible choice than single-use disposable cup options. Talk about sustainability!
It has a striking tactile design and is satisfying to hold. The 'fins' also serve a functional purpose as they facilitate grip and help prevent us burning our fingers.
With superior thermal retention to ceramic alternatives, it's no wonder The Huskee Cup is becoming a cult favourite.
BY COMPAGNIE DE PROVENCE
ON MY WISHLIST
Created in Provence, France these Version Originale Hand Balms are made with organic olive oil and are enriched with rice bran oil. The balms are made with a minimum of 88% ingredients of natural origin which beautifully hydrate, soothe and protect hands.
Slip the slim tube into your handbag so you can reapply it throughout the day. For best results, apply after each time you wash or sanitize your hands.
It features a captivating fragrance, in which sunny notes of jasmine light up the spicy scent of black pepper.
VELVET SCATTER COVER
BY LUCY JANE TURPIN
ON MY WISHLIST
Luxurious printed velvet scatter cushion featuring a hand-painted artwork by Lucy Jane Turpin. Inspired by her immediate environment, each purposeful brushstroke becomes tangible on the rich velvet surface.
This beautiful scatter would add incredible elegance to any living space. It is a novel way to add a pop of colour, whilst keeping a refined home decor style.