Cindy Lou Vintage Shoppe: repurposed vintage treats


Cindy Prior has created a home-based boutique and haven of creativity: Cindy Lou Vintage Shoppe in rural Te Puna.

In a loved and stylishly presented garden Cindy has transformed the former family garage into an Avenues-worthy boutique showcasing a collection of restored and repurposed furniture and artefacts. 

You can read my text and image article featuring the creativity of Cindy Prior and her Cindy Lou Vintage Shoppe in the February edition of the Lizard News.  In the meantime, take a look at my i phone video.

Entry to the property is sign posted and there is parking available outside the store. If you’re visiting Western Bay and Tauranga take a look in Cindy Lou Vintage Shoppe: and if you’re on a “day in the country” have a coffee at one of the cafes you’ll find in Te Puna and Whakamarama.

Cindy Lou Vintage Shoppe 63 Snodgrass Road, Tauranga 11am to 3pm Thursday to Sunday.      Cindy Lou Vintage has a facebook page:


AND WHILE YOU’RE HERE!   CHECK OUT OUR RECENT ARTICLES AND VIDEOS including ARTbop’s Birgitt Shannon in conversation with Tauranga Artist Janice Giles.  Birgitt, an accomplished artist will also be exhibiting her work at the Katikati  Avo Expo held in conjunction with the  2018 Katikati A&P Show.

Birgitt is also the ARTbop Project Leader for the monthly Affordable Art & Artisan Fair held on the last Sunday of every month at the Black Sheep Bar & Grill, Whakamarama.    A collaborative community project between ARTbop and the Black Sheep.  If you would like to exhibit your original art and/or artisan product you can contact Birgitt on

NEXT FAIR IS SUNDAY 25TH FEBRUARY 2018 11am to 3pm at the Black Sheep – see you there!

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