October 31, 2011

Creating Gorgeousness Workshop

A two hour design & decorating inspiration 
workshop with a Christmas Twist!

Join interior designers Vanya Wilkinson of hope & glory store Greytown and Stella Lennox of Lennox Design Studio Masterton, at the Copthorne Solway Park Masterton this Saturday 4th of November at 10.30am

Workshop Overview

·      Easy and effective ideas to style your dining table for everyday and special occasions, including simple & effective flower arranging techniques

·      Trim your tree and decorate your home with our innovative Christmas décor ideas

·      Gorgeousness on a budget – refresh your home without breaking the budget

·      Receive exclusive discount vouchers off your next fabulous purchases at Lennox Design Studio and hope & glory.
  •    A delicious morning tea is provided

Also included in this package, an exclusive private view of the Rutherford Collection at Aratoi Museum of Art and History. Be at Aratoi at 4.30pm Saturday 4th of November for complimentary bubbles and a ‘behind the scenes’ guided tour of the exclusive Rutherford Collection. Get up close & personal with New Zealand’s iconic artists: McCahon, Hodgkins, Angus, Hotere, and more.

Total price for both of these fantastic events $50 per person


hope & glory 06 304 8834 or email
Lennox Design Studio 06 370 1664 or email

October 13, 2011

Enroll in our design workshop with a Christmas twist

You deserve a break before Christmas … Discover some of Wairarapa’s best kept secrets with the perfect girls' gorgeous getaway: two nights of luxury, retail therapy, NZ art, top notch food and wine and a two-hour design and decorating workshop.

What you'll learn

Easy and effective techniques to style your dining table for everyday and special occasions

Simple flower arranging - you will be amazed what you can create quite easily
Inspiration to trim your tree, make it unique & personal

Decorate your home with our innovative Christmas décor ideas
Gorgeousness on a budget - refresh your home without breaking the bank,
get more bang for your buck!


  • Arrive at the 4 Star Plus Copthorne Hotel & Resort Solway Park on Friday evening and enjoy a glass of local vino on arrival, then relax and unwind with a complimentary half-hour ‘soak session’ in the private spa pool. A welcome pack will be waiting in your room.
  • It’s a lovely start with delicious local breakfast in The Grill at Solway Park.
  • At 10:30am wander down to the Lower Lounge and join interior designers, Stella Lennox of Lennox Design Studio and Vanya Willkinson of hope & glory for a fun and informative two- hour design and decorating workshop with a Christmas twist! You will receive special Lennox and hope & glory discount vouchers.
  • After the workshop, head into Masterton for some much sought after retail therapy and a bite to eat at any one of Masterton’s fabulous cafés (special vouchers included). Lennox Design Studio will be open until 4pm – so you can redeem your workshop vouchers during that time on something gorgeous.
  • Be at Aratoi Museum of Art and History at 4.30pm for an hour of complimentary bubbles and a ‘behind the scenes’ guided tour of the exclusive Rutherford Collection. Get up close & personal with NZ’s iconic artists: McCahon, Hodgkins, Angus, Hotere, and more. 
  • Then after 5:30 it’s back to the Copthorne to relax before dinner at The Grill at Solway Park.
  • Savour another leisurely start with breakfast at The Grill
  • Then shop, taste, and sip the day away with retail therapy, lunch and wine tasting in pretty Victorian Greytown. ‘hope & glory’ will be open until 5pm, so don’t forget to redeem your workshop vouchers.  
These fantastic workshops are running:

4 & 5 November

11 & 12 November

There is limited availability, so call, text, email or tweet your best girls & book for this amazing break; you definitely deserve a break before the craziness of Christmas hits!


Where you will stay

Copthorne Hotel and Resort recent completion of a $7 million refurbishment has seen it become one of Wairarapa's most luxurious hotels. Set in 10 hectares of landscaped grounds and gardens on the outskirts of Masterton. The hotel holds 4 Star Plus Qualmark rating and has recently been awarded a Qualmark Enviro-Gold rating. Nearby attractions include local vineyards, Tui Brewery, the Queen Elizabeth Park and Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre.

These are going to be such fantastic weekends, 
Stella & I are SO excited, hope you can be part of it!

Best wishes


October 7, 2011

I love you like a fat boy loves cake :)

This is my favourite tea towel from Wairarapa company Dusty's & Lulu, I love their irreverent humour & great illustrations. h&g is so pleased to be the South Wairarapa stockist of this fun new range.

isn't he great!


French Vanilla

Right as rain

Crust make your hair curly
Sweet Cheeks

Mr Sprinkles - the phatest cones in town :)

They also do this great range of pillow slips which are quite fabulous

printed on lovely soft cotton

I think this would make a great wedding gift

a fun way to funky up your bed
instore now

Light up your life

I'm loving the new candle range

available in beautiful china cups

Soy wax burns cleanly, once the candle has finished you can
clean out the remaining wax & voila you have a beautiful cup to use!
spoil yourself or a friend with a candle trio (cup, saucer & plate)
these gorgeous crystal glasses make the perfect candle holder
so pretty

I love how the light refracts off the crystal when you  have a cluster together

October 4, 2011

Clever Kiki

So thrilled to be the exclusive Wairarapa stockist of the fantastic Kiki & me range. The lovely Carla has created such a fantastic range of cuteness you just can't help but fall in love with it :)

Fabric covered push pins, your pin board will never look so cute!
Pack of 6 - NZD$18

Adorable fabric covered buttons
pack of 6 - NZD$16 
Lovely Fabric Covered Badge NZD$8
super cute fabric covered magnets!
pack of 4 NZD$16
sweet button clips
twin pack NZD$10
Pretty necklace and earrings set
Pretty fabric covered clips
Pack of two - NZD$12
Fun fabric covered hair tie
Large NZD$7
Pack of two medium size fabric covered hair ties
Pack of two small hair ties
Fun hair slides
Pack of two NZD$13
Cute book mark

To see more of this lovely stock, check out our facebook album 
(you don't have to be a facebook member to view)