Bringing chic to the streets of the Wairarapa is the terrific boutique shoe store Churchfields in Kuripuni Village. Partnering with labels Miss Wilson, Bensimon, Skin, Soles, Nude, Silent D, Birkenstock, Miista, Mr W & Me, Top End and Mollini, it's become a favourite for shoe lovers in the region.
Hedleys is an institution Masterton. it's been around for over 100 years and a treasure in the New Zealand booksellers' scene. It's been run by the same family for three generations and now run by David Hedley and his
wife Jenny. They specialise in New Zealand books, especially art, history
and the Wairarapa and throught heir
links with Genesis Publishing have put together pop and rock biographies- from Bowie to Led Zeppelin.
Located in the centre of Kuripuni Village, this stylish boutique is known for its support of NZ designers, currently stocking sought after labels such as Shen, Kinginjones Ricochet and Starfish amongst others. With a select range of international designs also in store, alongside quality accessories and jewellery, this is the place to go if you want the best
wardrobe in town.
For a unique, individualised jewellery experience, In Ore features stylish, timeless jewellery made from precious metals and real gemstones. You will love the well-made pieces that are either created or hand-selected by the owner Megan Young. As a manufacturing jeweller of over 25 years, Megan knows good work when she sees it.
Foodies rejoice when they hear Masterton has a Moore Wilsons, a specialist store where the chefs shop. As well as the bulk-quantities of dry groceries frozen and, chilled goods, there is an extensive range of specialist chefs ingredients and fresh produce for the adventurous home cook. It also includes everything from hospitality to homewares in the Variety department.
The smell of cheese and a friendly smile from Janet greets visitors into
this terrific delicatessen in Lansdowne. This shop is home to Masterton-based, award-winning Kingsmeade artisan cheese and also sells cheese accompaniments
like crackers, dips, pastes, chutneys, sauces, specialty pastas, cheese knives, sweets and chocolates.
The Wairarapa's stylish men and women have been walking out of Bullick Blackmore, an established
clothing store, with smiles on their faces for over 70 years. Stocking classic labels such as RM Williams, Swanndri and Akubra hats, the store provides top quality fashion
and a high standard of service. Best in New Zealand.
The freshest flowers can be found at Heaven Scent in Kuripuni: a cute little shop filled with gorgeous bouquets ranging from sweet little ‘happy thoughts’ posies right through to all special occasions. The team also pride themselves in having the best quality roses you can find and each floral bouquet and arrangement is uniquely designed.
Duncan’s Pharmacy has a relaxed and friendly vibe and is locally owned by a third generation pharmacist. The pharmacy is conveniently open seven days a week and provides general pharmacy goods in addition to unique gifts, travel supplies and cosmetics. They also supply exclusive brands such as Lancôme, Estee Lauder and Smashbox.
If you are looking to add design and taste to your home, you must visit the splendid Papillion Studio where all items are personally selected and refurbished by owner Izzy. From cushions and duvet covers to tables and chairs, the style is shabby chic, and often made to fit your own home.
The highly-qualified team at Tonik provide a tranquil space where you can leave your worries at the door and enjoy the retro environment. Precision hair cutting, styling and hair colouring with a professional service is their focus and the lovely staff really get to know their customers, creating tailored cuts for everyone.
This quaint little shop is the place to go if you are looking for quality baby and kids products. The shop chooses the best items and like most shops in Kuripuni, it is locally owned and operated. Polka Dot is beautifully presented and it is obvious you are getting an excellent standard of gift and service.
The Kuripuni Bookshop is the only one of its kind in the Wairarapa and specialises in magazines, cake decorating as well as party supplies and decorations. The shop appeals to all events and celebrations from cards to gifts and paper crafts and a wonderful variety of items to help you bake amazing cakes.
No Kiwi town is complete without a Mitre 10 MEGA .The Ngaumutawa Road store in Masterton is your complete one stop shop home improvement and garden retailer. And they’ve got great service to-boot, not to mention fabulous coffee at the on-site Columbus Cafe. Open Mon-Friday 7am-6pm, Sat-Sun 8am-6pm.