August 24, 2017
The Homebase shop is now officially open! Come visit us at 29 Hastings Street, Napier, Tuesday-Saturday 10 am - 5 pmWe're not a Gallery, not a shop, but a studio space full of the things we love.Everything we stock is special to us in some way,some work we make ourselves and other pieces are chosen becausewe know and love it, have it at home and just want to share it with you.We are super excited to have a new range of furniture under wayand one of the prototypes is in the studio now to look at, 'The Work Bench' is based on a work table designed by Brian's father, David Culy.Following on from another of David's designs the Geo baby, this piece is a new interpretation but true to the original utilitarian aesthetic.Another new product in the Homebase shop is the 'Perch Shelf', designed by Leanne Culy and made locally in Hawke's Bay.
August 15, 2017
We've finally done it!Homebase Collections has moved from onlineto a real life shop at 29 Hastings Street, Napier.We have to say, we're pretty excited.Opening Sunday 20th of August.Homebase is a collection of art and objects for your home,curated by Leanne Culy,"It's our home away from home, surrounded by the things we love."We have some new pieces too, we've added a range of jewelleryand we're excited to grow our collection and have more of the thingswe love to wear as well.See you there for our opening celebration,with Hapi donuts and vinyl grooves by Lorenzo!From midday until 6:30 pm on Sunday.
March 10, 2017
Change Is Good
It's that time of year when you just can't bare to face the end of summer, but as much as we don't want to let it go, we are starting to think about rugging up.
We have picked the golden queens, beach days are numbered, and the morning dew is settling.
So you can't help but get excited about the prospect of lighting the fire and hunkering down.
Autumn is the perfect time to start preparing a cosy space, hop online and check out our cushions rugs and throws.
Farewell summer, see you next time.
January 27, 2017
We are loving the way the new Hohepa range is sitting alongside our products.Hohepa's weaving offers a beautiful handmade softness that looks great paired with modern design.Blankets, cushions and Jackets have all been added to our store andyou can now shop online.Hohepa blankets and cushions, with Homebase Collections sideboard and pinhole light shade, all sitting on natural Nodi rug. All products available online now.Hohepa Blanket and Homebase Collections Geo Baby,with some new things I have been working on in my studio, more to come soon!Any questions or if you would like to pop up to our place to view in person email firstname.lastname@example.org Balquhidder Road, Napier, Hospital Hill
December 21, 2016
We are very excited to be exclusively stocking a range of beautifulproducts from the Hohepa Homes here in Hawkes Bay.Artistry on a local level, something honest and beautiful,created by the clever weavers at Hohepa's Rose Weavery,and now exclusively part of our collection!We have hand picked each piece, no two are the same.Natural- weaving with natural fibres such as wool, alpaca, mohair, possum, linen and cotton.Handmade- producing unique, one off, qualities that reflect the individual characters and skills that is fostered at the Rose Weavery.Social- enabling adults with an intellectual disability to have meaningful work in an Anthroposophical initiative.NZ Made- supporting local communities.Hand woven jacket, $340'Through living and working in community life, people with a disability will grow to experience satisfying lives with as much independence as possible. Curative education, social therapy, a rich cultural life and biodynamic land-use combine to make Hohepa unique in the way it encourages the development of body, soul and spirit for all.' Hohepa'Hohepa Homes was formed for the purpose of estblishing and maintaining home schools throughout NZ for the curative education and social therapy of children, young persons and adults with intellectual disability'Brigit wears the multi purpose woven blanket, $270Hand woven jacket $340Hand woven blanket, $320Hand woven blanket, $320Multi purpose blanket, $270Enquire for more information or images,or come up to my studio to view in email@example.com Balquhidder Road, Napier, Hospital Hill