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Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Rocking On !!

In our front window with our stunning library drawers is a original antique JJ Kohn rocking chair from the turn of the century and in pristine condition.
Perfect for the nursery as this was what its original owner used it for or as a statement chair in a bookish corner... or pop in front of your log fire this winter and gently rock yourself to sleep ....blisss...
Behind are featured our clock in and clock out timber card holders and these are from an old airport in the country. Heavy and solid these are beautiful and the perfect wall mounts for a big hallway or wall feature.
Our window is really exciting right now so come and put your hands all over the glass and peer in !! We open from Tuesday onwards so come and pay us a visit.
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School Chairs

Fab joined row of old school chairs instore now and perfect for a cafe or for a verandah.
Perched on top are our amazing new Pony Rider Cushions that give a pop of colour to the timber.
Priced to go these will not sit around !! Sorry no pun intended...
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Gift Ware Corner Alert

Cannot find a gift for the person who has everything....well we suggest you look on our gift ware shelves and find them something here.
From kitchenalia to British kitsch there are some one off ideas plus more througout the store. We love to help so ask us or if your struggling how about a Nook Vintage gift voucher for any ammount you like?
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For the Boys

For the boys we have a great range of shoes and boots and man bags to pick from right now with a shipment shortly of new seoson desert boots so pop in and find your perfect fit.
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The Shoe Shop

Lots of new season shoes and boots and matching bags to pick from right now... from tan seventies to the fifties gold bow we have a real selection.
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Deco Diva

Bring out the Diva in you with this 80s Deco Esque long beaded dress with so much weight and thats just the shoulder pads !!
Pop on the gold shoes for maximum Diva effect and make a statement !!
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Pretty Poly !!

Pretty Poly dress with bright hues that scream back off Winter and hello to an extended summer.
Ok I know you are not convinced but this frock will work with opaques and a cropped jacket so you can compromise !!
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Our Great State

We love Victoria tick
We love Melbourne tick
So now we at Nook Vintage have found the best old maps from all over but a rare one in this beauty !!
How hard is it to find just a Victoria map as opposed to one of the whole of Australia ?
The answer is very be one of the first to pick this map up as it is rare and in pristine condition for its age- about 1960s.
With all the great land marks this is one great State and on the wall right now instore.
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Naughty Naughty !!

Oooh dear whoever let loose with my scrabble bits should be rapped on the knuckles but made me chuckle and hope you do too !!
Be inspired with your choice of word play but don't let me catch you !!
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Lucky Numbers !!

Make a wall statement like no other with as bold bus roll from the US and get into the mono-chrome typho vibe.
Original and quirky we at Nook Vintage say tram rolls are so last year and bring on the bus rolls....
Affordable and streamline and perfect for those 3 metre ceilings.
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Colour Our World

Nook Vintage is full of colour right now and just because we are a vintage store we have shunned the greys and metals for the brightest of hues. From rainbow sebel chairs in reds,yellows,greens,blues and greys (ok it had to pop up somewhere) to bottle green enamel warehouse shades to red edged work benches there is colour everywhere...
Brighten your mood this winter and put some colour in your pad with Nook Vintage.
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Shes No Dummy

Moira is waiting for you all to pile in the doors and see the new range of Winter stock at Nook Vintage so cheer her up with a visit !!
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Tip your Hat

Vintage top hat and not just your average Topper as this one is just like a magicians !! It crushes into a flat hat in one sharp move and back into a Topper with a sharp throw back so impress your friends and be Dapper with Nook Vintage.
Oh please look at those drawers whilst you view the photo as we love them right now...let me know your thoughts !
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The Most Amazing Drawers Ever !!

As promised in a previous post these fantastic timber library drawers are now featured in our front window and are getting lots of attention.
They are in three parts and can be either used separately or as onbe piece as we have shown.
The perfect size for a bottle of wine !!
Sixty drawers in total so be inspired as these can be so useful and this is a true one off piece...
More pics to come.
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Sunday, May 29, 2011

Pigeon holes and Pony Rider !!

At Nook Vintage we stock the new range of soft homewares from Sydneysiders Pony Rider and the colours pop right now and brighten the stores dark timber hues.
Tangerine, Char and Almond Morrocan Cushions contrast to the bold chartreuse green splash of the Swiss Horn theme and the dramatic Swiss Alps Mountain scene in soft blue accents . Works well with whites, choc timbers and industrial metals. See also the bold typho range called Splice and mix these in with the new range for maximum impact.
The pigeon holes are stunning and a great size for all your personal collections and more in store this week as we love our storage at Nook Vintage and they move fast.
Put some colour in your home for Winter and Morrocan is the new theme in homewares moving forward so polish the tangine and lets get some spice in your life !!!!
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Your Numbers Up

At Nook Vintage this week we have scouted these amazing number busrolls from across the globe and these make a bold wall statement either hung alone or collectively.
Pick one with your lucky number or mix a bus roll with a tram roll for that typho monochrome in right now look that just screams New York Loft !! We love this aesthetic and so will you and the best thing is that at Nook Vintage is our prices are great !! Be surprised...come and see us from Tuesday forth ....
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Dark Timber Workbench

Just in this weekend is this stunning dark timber work station on castors that is perfect for the kitchen to store all your cookware or equally as perfect in a hallway with a big jug of fig twigs !!

Easy to move and a great size for the smaller space homes you must see this !!
Lots of new stock in this week as a really busy weekend so pop in and check out whats new at Nook !!
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Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Clothes Horse

At Nook Vintage right now we are full with the most fantastic and quirky one off treasures AND most stock is on sale so be quick . Everything from the 50s to the 80s and a few new labels mixed in.

Trolley Good Show !!

Gorgeous pair of indsutrial metal and timber trolleys from an old shoe factory and the perfect fit for a fruit crate . They look great as bedside tables as can stack with books etc or as a shop merchandise display. Lovely bubbling paint in a pea green and lots of character.

Off the Planet

Free standing planet lamps in monochrome colourways stand out with a pop of colour from the big blue metal lockers. Inject some colour and we have some great ideas at Nook Vintage.

Ferry Good !!

Just in !! Our quirky one off model ferry on a stand. For the person who has everything !!

Rainbow Sebel Chairs

Red and yellow and pink and green ....ok I will stop singing but we have almost a rainbow colour scheme of Sebel chairs with arm rests in store now.
We have never seen these before elsewhere and they are in amazing condition with the stamp on the back. There are twenty two in total in mixed colours of red,blue,yellow and grey.
Be fast as these will not sit around..sorry no pun intended !!

She's no Dummy

Our gorgeous vintage mannequin is adorned in a vintage 70s leopard print frock and a hat that could take out the Fashions on the Field !! It has to be seen to be believed !! Of course a tooled leather bag sets it all off. Now the winter stock is trickling in that means all the summer lines are drastically reduced so come and bag a bargain now at Nook Vintage.

Vote for us !!

At Nook Vintage we think its time to vote !! We have found these amazing industrial yellow Ballot boxes from Eltham and they are heavy and industrial and make the best storage.
Are quite deep so ideal from toys to cds,books or even newspapers !!
A statement piece and so one off. Come and see as instore now.

Old School Brogues

Handsome tan old school brogues just in and in smick condition. Just love that preppy look and all leather uppers too so quality built to last.

New Season Boots

Lots of new season boots in store now ready for the winter chills in all colours and styles.
Match them up with a leather bag in shades of tans and you have your perfect winter key pieces.

On a Roll

Do something different with your wall art and buy one of these rare to find bus rolls about three metres long that look amazing either as a collective or on their own. Typho and font is all the rage in the home right now and we have lots of original pieces to pick from including tram rolls from our great city.
Do something different and come and see our extensive monochrome range.

Climb the Ladder

Amazing metal ladder now in store in a sea green with lots of fantastic smalls to make that perfect feature in your home.
Choose from old surveyors poles, childrens education posters and the best selection of old school maps you have probably ever seen !!
So let Nook Vintage dress up your home this winter and we have great service that makes it so easy.
See you soon.

Go the Pies

Just found this amazing ceramic magpie that is incredibly heavy and very symbolic seeing as we are in the heart of Fitzroy. So there is only one thing to add and thats "Go the Pies !!