Ookii Shoes now in eclectica

Ookii Shoes is the brainchild of the lovely Lindsay Turner and we’re over the moon to be working in collaboration with Lindsay to stock her collection of thoughtfully sourced boots and shoes this winter. Ookii is Japanese for BIG and that’s exactly what this footwear is! BIG in style, quality and Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago

Three is a magic number…

Fanfare please! We turned THREE this weekend…Yep! Our little shop, eclectica, has been trading three years! Yip Yippeee! It feels a little bit like a loved one’s birthday, well that’s really what it is and it has had Jodie & I feeling a tad reflective on just what we’ve done Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago

Fathers Day 2019

Depending on which bit of the internet you believe Fathers Day is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year on June 16th.  Apparently it all began when a young woman in Spokane, Washington sat in church in May of 1909 listening to a Mother’s Day sermon. Sonora Smart Dodd decided she also wanted a day to honour Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago

May Birthstone – Emerald

Emerald is one of the ‘Big Three’ coloured gemstones, the others being Ruby and Sapphire – that together make more revenue in gemstone sales than the other coloured stones put together. It is by far & away the most expensive green gemstone and has been highly valued for over 5000 years. Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago

Shop Smarter

5 Shopping & Wardrobe Tips That Will Stop Wasting Your Hard Earned Cashola… hello eclecticats! Tis Jode’s here….& Yes, I’ll admit it, i’m a shopping fiend – my bursting at the seams wardrobe makes that pretty hard to deny! But..and it’s a big old BUT – there’s nothing I get Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago