IT'S THE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS!
Make the most of the school holidays by enjoying treats and activities for the whole family!
TREND ALERT: AUTUMN COLOUR PALETTE
See our stylist Cait's best way to bring autumn into your wardrobe.
LOVELY, LOVELY EASTER
Ease into the long weekend with chocolate, hot cross buns & great books. Need we say more?
FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY
Fighting With My Family is a great new movie for you to sink your teeth into!
LILLIPUTT FUN ZONE
Hamilton's newest entertainment precinct is everything you need to have a great time!
KICKING IT IN CAMBODIA
Make 2019 your year of adventure! Get started by visiting an amazing travel agent at Centre Place.
HIGHLY ANTICIPATED ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL
Alita: Battle Angel - from the filmmakers that brought us Titanic and Avatar - is a must-see.
PSYCHOLOGICAL HORROR TO TAKE OVER CINEMAS
If you're a fan of the Saw franchise, you're going to love this.
WHAT TO WEAR THIS VALENTINE'S DAY
Stumped on how to dress up for the occasion? Treat yourself and see our stylist Cait's top tips!
THANKS TO YOU FOR SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITY
Thanks so much for your donations at our gift wrapping booths and helping enrich the lives of fellow Kiwis!
TREND TO TRY: ANIMAL PRINT
Animal print is a trend that'll last through the ages. Here's how to incorporate it into your wardrobe.
VALENTINE'S DAY GIFTS FOR HER
Drop a handy hint to your special someone OR search for the perfect gift for your perfect woman.
MUST-HAVE WARDROBE BASICS TO KICK OFF 2019
It's good to have wardrobe staples - and these items are must-haves to kick off the year.
LAST MINUTE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING
Last minute present shopping - we've all been there. Let us help you make it a whole lot easier.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: GIFTS THAT FIT THE BUDGET
Christmas shopping starting to burn a hole in your pocket?
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR HIM
"You're good at choosing presents, surprise me". Sound familiar? Don't worry - we've got you covered.
SPORTSWEAR ITEMS YOU NEED IN YOUR LIFE
We're a proud sponsor of TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
ACCESSORIES FOR THE RED CARPET
See our favourite red carpet accessories, as seen on TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
UP YOUR LOOK WITH UNCONVENTIONAL MATERIALS
We're inspiring New Zealand fashion as a proud sponsor of TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
STREETWEAR ACCESSORIES YOU NEED TO HAVE
We're a proud sponsor of TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
HOW TO ACCESSORISE FOR YOUR NEXT COCKTAIL PARTY
We're inspiring New Zealand fashion as a proud sponsor of TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
IF YOU LOVE COMEDY, YOU GOTTA SEE THIS
Night School is a rip roaring comedy. Here's why you need to see it.
SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS SORTED
Schools out! See the best ways to entertain both the kids and you these school holidays.
THE PREDATOR; A TRIUMPHANT NEW INSTALLMENT
The Predator is an epic action-filled blockbuster - see it in cinemas now.
TREND TO TRY: SPRING MULES
Shoe wardrobe looking a little sad? Find out why the mule shoe is going to be on-top this spring!
EARTH-LOVING ITEMS YOU NEED RIGHT NOW
Love nature and love the world we live in? Here are some Earth-loving items you need in your life right now.
HOW TO DRESS YOUR BABY BUMP
Having a baby?! Hooray! Here's some of our stylist Cait's top tips for dressing your bump.
FATHER'S DAY GIFT IDEAS
Not all heroes wear capes. Get your Dad something he'll love this Father's Day.
THANK YOU FOR THE MUSIC
Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again is a wonderful sequel to the much-loved Mamma Mia, in cinemas now.
ACTION-PACKED ADVENTURE TO WATCH
See the strength of family bonds (and The Rock's forearms) in this epic action-packed blockbuster.
A MOVIE OF MONSTER PROPORTIONS
What happens when you send a 12 and 10 year old to review the latest school holiday movie?
JULY SCHOOL HOLIDAYS; TIME TO PLAY!
It's the winter holidays! See how to make the most of it. School's out!
HOW TO USE YOUR STYLE PERSONALITY
What's your style personality, and how do you use it when shopping? Chasing Cait's Caitlin Taylor has the answer.
FIVE THINGS TO DO ON A RAINY WEEKEND
Hello winter, hello rain. Here are some activities to entertain!
HOW TO SHOP LIKE A STYLIST
Ever wanted to know how to shop like a professional stylist? See some tips from the best!
We're loving Lovisa accessories for a day in the office or a night on the town. See our current in-store favourites.
FIVE WAYS TO WARM UP FOR WINTER
Winter is coming! Here are our five ways to warm up for the chilly season.
LOVING LEATHER & FUR
We're loving leather and fur for winter. See some of our favourite in-centre finds plus your chance to grab one for yourself - on us!
WARM UP WITH WINTER EATS
There's no better way to warm up this season than by sinking your teeth into a delicious meal on Bryce St.
SCHOOL HOLIDAYS SORTED
The April school holidays are coming! Have you sorted out all of your activities yet?
THE 5 AUTUMN TRENDS TO WATCH
Autumn has dropped! See Chasing Cait's top trends to watch this season.
THE DATE NIGHT MOVIE MUST-SEE
Parents can be such.... Blockers! See our review of the new film perfect for parents' date night.
GET THE RED CARPET LOOK
Get the trends straight off the red carpet and work them into your everyday style with tips from Chasing Cait - Style Coach.
CENTRE PLACE | THE FALL EDIT
Autumn has dropped into Centre Place. See Jess Molina's fave fall finds.
EASE INTO EASTER
Ease into Easter with ways to unwind, relax, and make the most of an extra-long weekend.
PETER RABBIT: THE SCHOOL HOLIDAY MUST-SEE
This film stars naughty Peter and friends like never before, in an exciting, contemporary adaption of the Peter Rabbit books.
MEET OUR KIWISTYLE STYLIST
Take the fear out of shopping while putting the fun back in with our Kiwistyle sessions.
BOOK A KIWISTYLE SESSION
Take the guesswork out of wondering if something looks good on you and instead fall in love with what you have chosen.
DARK COMEDY 'GAME NIGHT' A WINNER
Do you like a "bloody" good laugh? You've come to the right place.
OUR TOP 5 WINTER GAMES
The Winter Olympics have finished, but the games just keep on coming. Ben Walker rounds up his top five.
THE MAC ATTRACTION
The only MAC store in the Waikato can be found at our very own Centre Place Farmers, and for beauty lovers, it's a must-visit.
RESTAURANTS FOR EVERY APPETITE
Our restaurants on Bryce Street are sure to tantalise your taste buds.
TOP SUMMER WORKWEAR PIECES
It's hard to find workwear appropriate for the mugginess of summer - luckily Caitlin Taylor has found some for us!
THIS SUMMER'S QUIRKIEST & MOST LOVABLE FILM
Our favourite films are often those that we can relate to on some level. The ones that make us laugh, cry and reminisce for days to come. This film does just that.
VALENTINE'S DAY GIFTS FOR HIM & HER
What do the lads and ladies reeeally want for Valentine's Day? We asked some experts*.
THE LATEST AND GREATEST IN STATIONERY
Make the unbearable bearable with the latest stationery! Heading back to school or work might not be so bad after all...
REVIEW: DARKEST HOUR
A brilliant film showcasing leadership, strength and courage, reminding us that some things are worth fighting for.
JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE REVIEW
A movie sure to thrill and delight those who take the plunge into the jungle.
HOW TO WRAP GIFTS LIKE A PRO
There’s a subtle art to gift wrapping like a pro and we’ve got it (and puns) under wraps.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR THE LADIES
Need a helping hand buying a gift for her this Christmas? Take ours.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: PEOPLE WHO ARE HARD TO BUY FOR
Those last minute gifts for those hard-to-buy-for people definitely get chucked in the ‘too hard’ basket during the December rush, but we've got the perfect list.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR THE KIDS
What presents is Santa being asked for the most this year? Take some tips from here.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR THE LADS
Gifts for guys might just be the most difficult part of the Christmas gift list! Don't worry - we've got it covered.
SPOIL YOURSELF FOR THE SILLY SEASON
Make sure you make some time to treat yourself for Christmas too!
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR THE FOODIE
Our nearest and dearest food-loving friends are the perfect recipients of a food-inspired gift this Christmas.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: BUDGET GIFTS
This Christmas we're compiling our top budget/Secret Santa gift finds for your convenience.
REVIEW: GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN
A poignant, moving true tale of the background behind the world's favourite bear.
FIVE FABULOUS PARTY DRESSES
It's party season! See Caitlin Taylor's favourite finds for your next festive event.
REVIEW: PROFESSOR MARSTON & THE WONDER WOMAN
The story beyond the iconic superhero, in a marketplace dominated by men. See our review here.
TREND TO TRY: THE COLD SHOULDER
The trend to try for spring 2017 is the cold shoulder! See Chasing Cait's favourites, which you can get your hands on in-centre right now.
WHERE TO BEGIN: YOUR CHRISTMAS PREPARATION
Christmas is a stressful time - but we've got your path to an easy, stress-free festive season!
STEP INTO SPRING WITH THESE SHOE TRENDS
See Caitlin Taylor's hottest shoe finds for spring | summer here.
3 EASY WAYS TO ELEVATE YOUR STYLE
Elevate your style and shine bright like a diamond with these tips from Caitlin Taylor, our style coach.
QUIRKY FINDS TO DOUBLE AS JEWELLERY STORAGE
Like to do things a little differently? Here are some cute and quirky finds to double as jewellery storage.
THE ONLY 5 MAKEUP BRUSHES YOU'LL EVER NEED
A decent makeup brush is a good investment - here are our tips to make sure you invest in the right ones!
5 REASONS TO SEE DUNKIRK AT METRO BY HOYTS
Dunkirk, Christopher Nolan's latest flick is definitely a masterpiece. Here are 5 reasons why you need to watch it!
WHICH BOOTS WITH WHICH JEANS? OUR TOP TIPS
Which jeans with which boots? Our stylist has you sorted with this fashion dilemma!
CUSHION COLOUR COMBOS FROM CENTRE PLACE
Learn ho to perfectly match your cushion colours with the help from local stylist, Erena.
7 WAYS TO FINISH OFF ANY WINTER OUTFIT UNDER $30
Finish your winter outfit perfectly with these accessories.
10 FUN INDOOR ACTIVITIES TO KEEP THE KIDS ENTERTAINED
Don't get stuck for things to do with the littlies!
10 BOARD GAMES TO ADD TO YOUR COLLECTION
How to have fun with your mates or the family? We've got you covered.
WE LOVE THESE KNITWEAR PIECES
Knit never goes out of trend, but these pieces might be our new faves.
WINTER WARMING HOME FINDS FROM CENTRE PLACE
It's getting colder - these are your new fave pieces for home.
LAST-MINUTE GIFTS FOR MUM UNDER $35
Don't get in a flap! We've got your last-minute gifts for Mum sorted.
FAVOURITE AUTUMN SHOES FOR HER
You don't need an excuse for these new autumn/winter season purchases!
PIECES YOU NEED IN YOUR AUTUMN/WINTER WARDROBE
Move over, jandals! Midi coats and luxe suede boots are coming in!
HIS STYLE: FROM WORK TO WEEKEND
These are some of our favourite looks for him as the weather starts to head toward autumn.
FOUR WAYS WITH FLORAL
Floral is making its way into your autumn wardrobe, and here are four ways to rock it.
FOUR OUTFIT IDEAS FOR A SPECIAL NIGHT OUT
Whether you've been inspired by the awards season or other, here are some great outfit ideas for a special night out.
KITCHEN GADGETS YOU NEVER KNEW YOU NEEDED... UNTIL NOW
These are the kitchen gadgets you never knew you needed... or wanted... until now.
MAKE A SUMMER DRESS WORK FOR THE OFFICE
It's hard to transition from the summer dress to the office, but with these accessories, you can!
VALENTINE'S GIFT IDEAS UNDER $50
Valentine's Day can be stress-free with this gift inspiration under $50 per item!
OUR FAVOURITE PRINTS FOR WORK AND HOW TO WEAR THEM
Transport yourself back to your holiday with these prints, suitable for work or weekend!
HOW TO DINE OUTDOORS IN STYLE
Summer might not as warm as we'd hoped but that doesn't stop you dining outdoors in style!
NEW YEARS' EVE OUTFIT INSPIRATION
Whether you're heading to a festival, casual at the beach or out in town, we've got his and her outfits on the map.
STEPS TO A BEAUTIFUL CHRISTMAS TABLE
Here are some delightfully festive ways to spruce up the Christmas table
20 STOCKING FILLERS FOR ADULTS
With these 20 gift ideas for adults under $30, you'll be spoiled for choice this Christmas.
20 GIFTS FOR TEENS UNDER $20
Teens definitely fall into the "difficult to buy for" box. Here's some great gifts for Christmas - and all for less than $20!
KIDS' STOCKING FILLERS UNDER $10
Give Santa a helping hand this Christmas - here are some stocking fillers for the kids under $10!
ALTERNATIVES TO THE JEANS AND TEE COMBO
Break out of that jeans & tee combo with something different for every occasion.
5 TIPS TO HELP YOU CHOOSE THE PERFECT GIFT
These 5 tips should help you pick a perfect gift ahead of Christmas.
4 WAYS TO AN INSTANT STYLE OVERHAUL
As seen on Kiwi Living... See our stylist's picks for an instant style overhaul.
THE TOP 5 BEAUTY TRENDS FOR SUMMER
Sometimes it's time to try something new. Go all out with these top summer trends.
TEASER! WHAT'S COMING IN SUMMER FASHION
This is just a glimpse of what we think is coming up in summer fashion...
10 WAYS TO KEEP THE KIDS ENTERTAINED
See our top 10 favourite ways to keep the kids entertained during the holidays.
MEN: MEET URBAN OUTDOORS
This emerging menswear trend gets the guys out of those winter layers and into relaxed streetwear.
HER STYLE: THE URBANIST
Think tactile fabrics, casual tailoring, soft layered styling and a neutral colour palette.
LIVING ROOM TIPS FROM CENTRE PLACE
The kitchen and dining area is often described as the hub of the home, so why not make it an even more inviting space with these quick and easy updates.
ROCK THE CHUNKY KNIT
One of the plus-points about the cooler days of winter is the lure of a chunky knit to snuggle in to.
FUN SCHOOL HOLIDAY READS
There's no better way to spend winter than to bunker down in a cosy corner with your little ones and a good book. See our suggestions here.
OUR FAVOURITE KIDSWEAR TRENDS
From classic checks to faux fur vests and dark florals, kidswear this season is a fun mix of moody hues and vibrant accessories with just a hint of ‘grown-up’.
WHAT'S NEW IN KIDSWEAR
There are plenty of amazing pieces to keep the kids warm and stylish this season. Check out our favourite trends.
WARM UP YOUR LIVING SPACE
Light-filled warm spaces are easy when the sun is out, but as winter kicks in, how do you inject warmth into your living space without breaking the bank?
AUTUMN & WINTER BEAUTY TRENDS
With the change in temperature comes new and exciting trends to try, from soft, muted shades to head-turning hair-styles. Read more here.
MAKE YOUR SIMPLE HOME MORE EXCITING
Soft white walls and muted tones are classic but can sometimes feel just a little too simple. So how do you prevent your neutral interiors from appearing too plain?
TAILORED SPORTSWEAR FOR HIM
This season merges the relaxed casual vibe of sportswear with clean tailored pieces. We break down the trend that is tailored sportswear.
VINTAGE HOMEWARES FROM CENTRE PLACE
From shabby chic to mid-century modern, vintage-inspired homewares are the new black. Click here to see more.
THAT GLAM 60's FASHION
From mod-style tailoring to slim-fitting silhouettes, the 1960’s look for 2016 is understated with an emphasis on clean lines, classic prints and soft textures.
The key to ‘barely-there’ make-up is being made up without looking made up and while it can take only a matter of minutes to perfect, the right products can amplify the look.
10 WAYS TO ENJOY WINTER INDOORS
Winter means shorter days, cooler nights and more time spent indoors. Thankfully there are plenty of ways to while away the hours without stepping foot outside.
MODERN UTILITY MENSWEAR
This season it’s all about military detailing in pants and on jackets. The modern utility trend merges uniform-like features with modern minimalism.
ARTISTIC HOMEWARES INSPIRATION
Use colour, texture and pattern to liven up your living space and express your individuality.
THE STATEMENT RED LIP
Winter is in full-swing, and if you’re feeling just a little lacklustre right now, then try this timelessly simple yet 'oh so chic' makeup look.