Does it get to this time of the year and you are unsure of where to start to get that stocking looking a little more healthy for your partner, your children or even a girl friend? … Yes us too!

We have compiled a list of a few of our favourite brands, most of them local, to help support small businesses such as ourselves who do a little happy dance whenever an order is placed. Forward this to your mum, your sister, your bf or your wife/husband as a very subtle hint leading up to Christmas.



1. Ina swim - a 100% sustainable, ethical and recyclable product with an incredible colour palette for your little offspring to play under the sun. Sizing ranges from 6 months-5 years. One of our personal faves would be the Mesa Trunks in Moss and the gorgeous unisex Vali Bucket Hat in White. https://inaswim.com.au/

2. My Warren Hill linen play mats- Beautiful stonewashed (Literally washed with stone) 100% linen play mats. They have a gorgeous natural colour palette and are incredibly versatile. Great for indoor tummy time, outside picnic and even the beach play! Launching this month! mywarrenhill.com

3. Woven love store hanging embroidery hoops- sure, let’s say this is for the kids. Great addition to add colour to the nursery, to create a mobile above the bassinet or even to add to your living space. There is a variety of designs to chose from including rainbows, palms, landscapes… love them! https://wovenlovestore.bigcartel.com/products

4. Dough My Dear Playdough- a luxurious range of Play Dough for kids. Its silky, soft and scented making it perfect for sensory playtime. They have 25 colours to choose from including the option for custom orders and hand crafted wooden stamps! https://www.doughmydearplaydough.com/



1. Greenhouse- The Bathhouse- 90 minute soak session $40. This includes a 90 minute rotation of all facilities at your own pace including hydrotherapy spas, wet steam room, red cedar sauna, magnesium plunge pool and a beautiful outdoor sun deck and lounge area. Trust us this one is amazing! https://www.greenhousethebathhouse.com/

2. Auric crystal and essential oil infused aromatherapy spray $29- what a beautiful idea to encourage a self-love ritual. There are four blends to choose from all with their own purpose and intention; Clarity, Dream, Heart and Zen. You can shop this online at https://auricalchemy.com.au/ or at our favorite local stockist in Casuarina, Nikkou Store. 5/480 Casuarina way, Casuarina, NSW.

3. LeMU bags- Made from technical splash-proof material these little pouches make for the perfect travel accessory, storer of wet bikinis and toiletry bag. They range in all sizes and styles with a beautiful patterned aesthetic. These are available online at https://www.lemuarrival.com/pages/about-us as well as from Nikkou store, Casuarina.

4. Little Fisher Co- French linen scrunchie. The perfect everyday accessory made from 100% European flax linen. These are the perfect stocking filler for both adults and children. Available in a range of beautiful earth colours. BONUS they are made here on the Gold Coast. littlefisherco.com Also available in store at Nikkou store, Casuarina.

5. BAMBII of course!! 
Treat yourself or a woman in need of some effortless, comfortable and organic maternity wear!




 1. Freedom Float Centre, 1 hour float. This gift provides and hour of relaxation in an environment where you can completely rest, recuperate and rejuvenate. Floating in a pod for 1 hour sounds amazing to us! https://www.freedomfloatcentre.com.au/floating/new-to-floating

2. Solid state Cologne Balm- Solid Cologne is a portable alternative to traditional spray cologne. These fragrances use a wax medium which means they can stay small enough to carry without having to compromise on durability. Solid cologne is completely shatter proof and airport security will have no issues letting this onto any flight worldwide. AND they are cruelty free! https://solidstateformen.com/pages/what-is-solid. Also available at Gather Store 56 Currumbin Creek Road Currumbin, 4223 QLD.

3. Ceramic keep cups- Also found at Gather store (online and in store), Ceramic Keep Cups are lovingly created locally in Palm Beach.  What a great gift to encourage the reduction of waste. A perfect gift for any coffee lover.  Available in a beautiful range of colours. www.gatheraustralia.com.au.

4. Mayde Treachery Towel- A beautiful stone washed towel. This can be used for a picnic, as a throw and a beach towel. The possibilities are endless! They are made from 100% cotton in Turkey but a local brand from Currumbin. These can be purchased from Gather Store in Currumbin or directly from https://maydestore.com.au/products/treachery-towel-charcoal





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