Living on 4th Avenue is a chic little lifestyle emporium of gorgeous wares, unique gifts, self-care products, scented candles, quirky lamps, jewellery and gourmet pantry and deli items found in a side street off Sandgate's historic shopping precinct.
Collectable 'Umbrella Girl' lamps, handmade in Greece from vintage fabric, fine bone china cups and mugs, pearl necklaces and costume jewellery, luxuriant mulberry silk pillowcases, scented candles, flowers, and artworks for the outdoor spaces are amongst the myriad of treasures you'll find in this popular side street store.
And be sure to check out the gorgeous Italian wrapping paper and Victoria and Albert bouquet cards to beautifully complete any gift.
The stash of these and other beautiful yet affordable things at Living on 4th are carefully selected by the charming owners, mother and daughter team Rachel and Robyn, whose impeccable yet playful taste permeates the shop.
Living on Fourth Avenue is the ideal place to pick up that unique gift to treasure for everything from a birth or Christening to an age-specific birthday, engagement or wedding, or for that special something to jazz up the home, with the owners on hand to give advice or tell the story behind the object.
And those looking to revamp or restock the pantry need look no further than Living on Fourth, with an extensive range of providore items including charcoal, chilli or Kalamata Olive salt, Pierogi (Polish dumplings),Tasmanian Leatherwood honey, fruit and nut Rolada (an ideal cracker substitute when sliced and topped with cheese) Dutch Salted Licorce, South African Biryani rice and French style cognac fruits, Chardonnay pears, pasta and jars of ready-to-serve antipasto. And while there, why not fill up the fridge as well?
For Living on Fourth also stocks a range of cheeses (such as Barossa Haloumi, Persian Cow Feta, Goats Brie and Goats Blue and Smoked Cheddar) and Rachel is on hand to impart expert advice on putting the perfect cheese platter together.
And for dessert, a small range of artisan Neha's ice-cream which is an absolute must try and comes in heavenly flavours such as Ginger and Lime, Raspberry and Rose, Coconut and Lemon, Myrtle & Macadamia.
There's also a great range of children's soft cuddly toys and beautiful collectable picture books (including some great ones for boys) as well as Christening and baby gifts.
Another best seller is their expansive gourmet pantry goods from Perth fine food merchants Ogilvie and Co - stuff like jars of zested lime and chilli aioli, salted caramel sauce and Devil's chilli and lime jam (try it with cheddar) walk out the door, as do their Simply Stirred range of gourmet dinner in a box (such as Indian curries with all the spices, pastes etc measured and ready to go.
And for the cooks amongst us, Living on Fourth Avenue has a great range of kitchen gadgetry from Dreamfarm such as pizza scissors, mashers and salad zingers.
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