Birkenhead – Auckland Op Shopping

Birkenhead - Auckland Op Shopping Miss Charlotte Cake

Birkenhead is a great suburb to start in for Auckland Op Shopping.  This suburb is where I spent a ton of my teenage years. Northcote College is a short walk down the road so the Birkenhead shops were always the after school destination for food and hanging out.  A great …

The Pumpkin Frock – My Halloween Unicorn Dress

Halloween Pumpkin Frock - Miss Charlotte Cake

I have always been on the lookout for deep orange clothing – this is exactly why I decided to have my dream dress made… The Pumpkin Frock. Unicorn (in relation to clothing) – ‘a highly prized, and hard to come by garment that you would literally sell your organs for’.  Unfortunately orange …

Lindy Bop Ethel Brogues and a Vintage Cycle

Ethel Shoe Lindy Bop - Vintage Bicycle - Miss Charlotte Cake

I feel like I was searching  for the perfect pair of brogues for forever. All the reproduction styles out there are either super feminine or really masculine and I wanted that fine line of in-between. I finally came across these Lindy Bop Ethel Brogues which looked perfect.  I feel like the …

Spread a Smile With Nutella Smile Jars

Nutella Smile Jars - Crepe Recipe - Miss Charlotte Cake

Growing up, Nutella never lasted long in my household. It was always such a big deal whenever my mum brought it home, us kids would be all over it like wildfire. Toasted slabs of Nutella covered toast were so tasty; a jar wouldn’t stretch far between three young girls. When I …

Browns Bay – Auckland Op Shopping

Browns Bay Opshopping Miss Charlotte Cake

Browns Bay is an adorable suburb on the East Coast of Auckland’s North Shore. The main road of shops runs along the front of the lovely Browns Bay beach. Make sure you finish your shopping with a stroll along the beach – there’s plenty of places to grab a drink …

Northcote – Auckland Op Shopping

Northcote - Auckland Op Shopping Miss Charlotte Cake

Northcote is the first suburb you reach if you’re travelling North over the Harbour Bridge. It includes culturally diverse Northcote Central Shopping Centre.  Start at Savemart – you’ll spend the most time there going through the racks of garments.  If this isn’t enough op shopping for you, try either Glenfield, Wairau, …