Get inspired with these carefully selected, Home Decor Shops online or in store to create your wow factor.
You'll find a broad mix of styles, affordable decor items and furniture to add a dash of pizazz to a room that instantly changes the look and feel of not just one room but your whole house.
Top shops for home decor
David Shaw has showrooms in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch or shop online. Furnishings are high quality, bespoke pieces made here in New Zealand and complemented with exquisite furniture and decor from Germany, Italy, France and Australia. For an architectural and high quality design, David Shaw is not to be missed. Check out this amazing bookshelf.
Planet Linen is an online Australian store that stocks some beautiful linen for all rooms in the house. It has a big range of duvet covers, most of which are very smart looking and would be perfect for upstyling your bedroom. You can shop by colour, brand, size - and even room type - where you can see all products relevant to that items for a specific room. Their products are just a little different from what you see in main stream stores and franchises. Definitely worth a look and not at all expensive.
Loft Furniture & Homeware is a Christchurch store but their attractive, sophisticated range is also online to browse and buy. Rather than a check out and handing over your credit card details on the spot, a form allows you to make an enquiry and get the ball rolling if you fall in love with any of their items - and we think you may well do.
Republic. If it's pizazz you're after then Republic has a stylish and colourful range with unusual items that may well get your heart racing. If it's different you're after, you will find wares from exotic lands here. It also has a sales sections where you can hunt for bargains. Based in Auckland - if you don't live in Auckland you don't need to fly there to shop. Do it from the comfort of your couch (or bed).
Edito is a sleek, sophisticated range for the discerning fan of clean, modernist lines. Neutral tones and statement pieces will ensure you are adding understated elegance to your home. Edito says it's range reflects exceptional quality, function and style. Sourced from all over the globe, you can signal your interest in purchasing by sending them a message.
Freedom Furniture has an extensive range of furniture and homewares with which you can shop away online to your hearts content. Homewares include rugs, cushions and throws, bedding, mirrors and lighting.
Indie Home Collective is the place to go if it's a sophisticated, clean looking indie look you are after - described as organic and eclectic. With everything from furniture to art, soft furnishings, decor items and everything else you can think of, this website has an extensive range of items in neutral earthy tones, categorised by room. The best part? They allow you to break the payments into a choice of four or six installments. The store is based in Auckland but shop away online all you like.
Crave Home Beautiful Living describes it's range as carefully curated, design led and budget friendly, with orders over $75 getting free shipping. You can also follow them on Instagram to get inspiration. You can shop by category or brand, and it's not just about the decor, there are items for babies and children, and practical things like cool looking brush and shovel sets. This Auckland based store also allows you to break a purchase down into installments of six. To get you started check out their range of art prints.
Shut the Front Door has stores in Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch but also offers a broad range of items for sale online, including furniture and homeware, and also offers the opportunity to break a purchase down into installments.
Kmart has recently rebranded and has greatly improved its presentation. It has a 'home' section in store where you can find numerous accessories to upstyle your house for sale. There is no online store but check out this link for their locations to find the nearest to you.
Citta Design has an online store based in New Zealand. This outlet has a Scandinavian look and feel and stocks contemporary product lines ranging from lounge suites to tea towels. Citta has numerous stores and we have noted their product lines are high quality - a little more expensive but definitely worth looking at for creating wow factor in a room.
Bonnie and Neil is an online Australian decor supplier with very much a hand-painted, botanical feel. Their painted plywood tiles caught our eye along with some of their cushions. The product ranges are quite pricey in comparison to others around but still worth looking at. If you love a splash of unique colour, this is a must-see.
Castle and Things is an online Australian supplier of unique, contemporary and tasteful linen, cushions, rugs and towels. Their very small tea towel range was particularly eye catching! Just when we thought we'd seen it all, this one was subtly different and is a reminder that keeping it simple works!
The Design Store offers an affordable, on trend range of furniture and homeware and is another online shopping venue that allows for installments.
Luxury Linen has an online New Zealand store for bed linen. It has some beautiful, quality bedspreads in colours that would probably work with almost any room colour. The blankets are in the higher price range.
Nood is a great place to find affordable statement pieces or linen. We like that you can shop by searching according to your budget. Contemporary but carefully positioned, these objects of desire will work in any house.
Ezibuy has an online store with some good quality products, modern, mostly classic or timeless. They have a good range of duvet covers and some very nice bed quilts that are well worth taking a look at. You may find more homeware products available online than in some of their stores.
Wallace Cotton has an exclusive designer range of high quality range linen and decor items for the whole house. It also has a small sale section. For the quality you get the price seems very reasonable. They also have eight stores but all are North Island based. The range is modern, classic and will add a touch of class to any home, from a gorgeous tea towel to furniture. Definitely worth taking a look at their online store or if you want to see the products in the flesh, leading departments stores such as Ballantynes in the South Island and others in the North are the place to look.
Aura Home is an Australian online store and they have some really different linen lines that are beautiful and inexpensive, although not the cheapest. Their striped black and white towels would make a beautiful statement in a bathroom, especially one that is already painted brightly and you're trying to tone it down. Equally it would make a quality statement in a white bathroom. Stripes are always a winner in our view.
Mackenzie and Willis is Christchurch based and has online and in-store shopping. They have made quite a comeback since the earthquakes and retain their high quality products, from contemporary to luxurious Italian looks, for every room in the house. This is the best link to their product ranges by room and you can also shop by brand. Definitely beautiful quality and a price range to match - but they do promote some good discounts. A wow factor supplier in the upper price bracket for a luxury look.
JS Interiors is an online-only store for statement pieces of furniture for all rooms. They have a great range of contemporary to country styles and have some very good prices to match.
Hayneedle is an international online store where you can shop from home in colour, style, product type, room or practically any way that suits you, the consumer. Lots of great decor items of every type for you to enjoy. Even if it's just inspiration you're looking for, there's lots of pics on this site.