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Face Behind The Store Series 1: FOOTLOOSE CAMBRIDGE

Owning a shoe store was the next step for Debbie Simes.  Relocating to Cambridge in 2001, Debbie worked as a truancy officer for Life Skills in Cambridge for 18 months before moving into the position of coordinator for Victim Support. While in that role, she and her husband saw the opportunity to open the franchise in Cambridge.  “We pursued that and in March 2011 we became the owners of Footloose Cambridge,” Debbie said. “We’re now in our eighth year and I just love it.” And...

July 15, 2018

Newest to LC - Angels!

Love Cambridge welcomes its newest member to the collective – Angels Lingerie & Baby Boutique! Angels offers Cambridge customers – and those popping through town - the chance to purchase special items from hand-selected brands. Their boutique products include an array of lingerie, hosiery, sleepwear, kids’ clothes, baby toys and merino products – none of which you would find in chain stores.  Under the ownership of local lass Stacey Bax, she has had the store for two years come Sept...

June 27, 2018

Making her Mark

There’s a new Master in town. Last week, local lady and Alys Antiques owner Jutta Mark graduated from Waikato University with a Master’s Thesis in Art. Having started the research in 2012, Jutta was “delighted” to not only don her gown and be capped, but also be awarded First Class Honours for her chosen line of exploration - Cabaret and Art as Expression of the Modern Era in Berlin from 1900 to 1945. “I felt overjoyed as I walked onto that stage,” she said. “It was a real sense o...

May 14, 2018

Health 2000 Cambridge turns 20!

This month the team at Health 2000 Cambridge are celebrating 20 years in our town. An incredible milestone in retail, all thanks to hard working owner Linda Cairns and her fantastic staff. Over the month of April, the team will be giving away all sorts of goodies to customers including; products, hand massages and free cake from the ladies at Forage.Linda says "we would love to see you in store to help us celebrate".Check out the clip for more info:...

April 2, 2018

Hello Chocolate Lovers!!

Its almost Easter, so we caught up with Owner, Kelly Mita-Skeet, of Dantes Fine Foods to see what they have in store. Not only do they have a delicious range of decadent chocolate eggs for that more unique Easter gift, they also have a great range for those who are dairy and gluten intolerant. Let's face it....its not fair these kids miss out at Easter, so pop in to Dantes and checkout the treats!  Clip below:...

March 17, 2018

Van Dyks Flooring Xtra Transformation

Here at Love Cambridge HQ, we've been tracking Van Dyks Flooring Xtra on one of their latest jobs. The team were incredibly professional and it was great to see the installation at a new build. The flooring was the final touch in this home and it certainly transformed the space. Take a look at the clip, and see info on the clients flooring choice below: Carpet: Batise Weave with 11m underlayFloorboards: Vue - Mountain Oak Natural Laminate 12mm on 2mm underlay To get in contact with the team at V...

March 5, 2018

Top items at Heritage Gallery Cambridge

We caught up with Sandra from Heritage Gallery, Cambridge. Sandra is a passionate and knowledgeable connoisseur of art, whose skill in selecting the right pieces to display is second to none. Take a look at her top picks in store this month. Click through to: Heritage Gallery Website ...

March 1, 2018

Welcome to World Masters Games Competitors & Visitors

The welcome mat is out, the signs are up, and banners are being prepared as we excitedly await the start of the World Masters Games and the two events being hosted in Cambridge; track cycling and rowing. The community has come together to make it easy to get to/from these venues and a brilliant way to spend time in and around Cambridge. Busit has produced a special schedule and fares, so check out the best way for you to make the most of this event and the region. ...

April 18, 2017

The Cambridge Autumn Festival 2017

It's a week and a half of pretty much non-stop festival fun… ...

April 6, 2017

Be the Book Photography Competition

This is a photography competition with a difference! Waipa Libraries have teamed up with the Cambridge Autumn Festival with a quirky and fun competition. Entrants simply match up their face or body with a book's cover and take a photo. Sounds simple? It is! There are just 3 rules: The competition is open to all those living in the Waipa District. The book must be a Waipa District Libraries book, and NO photoshop allowed! The competition runs till Friday 7 April, and winners will be announced...

April 6, 2017

Cooney Insurance Short Story Competition.

This is about a small town doing something big! It's a national competition, attracting entries from all over New Zealand, and a number of the winners from previous years have gone on to publish books. The great prizes are definitely a drawcard - 1 st prize $1000, 2nd prize $500 and 3rd prize $250 - as is the recognition from winning a writing competition. Also very unique to this competition is an additional award given to the 1st prize winner - it's in the form of a customised handcrafted book...

April 6, 2017

The World Masters Games are coming!

The World Master's Games (WMG's) is the largest multisport event in the world, with 28 sports, 45 disciplines across 45+ competition venues. Between 21-30 April 2017 WMG's is being hosted in New Zealand and will bring rowing and track cycling events to the Avantidrome and Lake Karapiro between 24-28 April 2017. In total the event expects to attract more than 25,000 athletes to New Zealand, ranging from elite through to social sports persons and their avid supporters. More than half of the com...

April 3, 2017

Pewter is popular once again!

by Jutta Mark, Alys Antiques, Cambridge...

March 2, 2017

How's your nutrition?

Health 2000 Cambridge can help you make better nutritional, lifestyle and environmental choices with a 15 minute hair follicle scan. How it works: Four follicles of your hair are digitally processed at the initial 15 minute appointment. The data is sent securely to a German super-computer which maps over 800 key wellness indicators and charts the information which makes up your 90 day wellness plan. The price for this is just $80. And then you get a 20 minute follow-up naturopathic con...

February 7, 2017

Having a break from competition?

Pop into the Mercury Energy tent at the Cambridge Town Cup on Lake Karapiro and snap a pic in our LoveCambridge photo frame. Post it to facebook here, share our post and you could win LoveCambridge shopping vouchers!...

January 27, 2017

Heritage Gallery Celebrates

Heritage Gallery is turning 21! They've revamped, dressed up, and would love for you to join them to celebrate with a chance to meet some of the talented artists that work with Heritage Gallery. Sunday 20 November, 4-6pm, wine and nibbles provided. As an added birthday treat, all floor stock items will be 20% off* - so get in quick to take advantage of this sale! *T's&C's Apply. No laybuys or holds, some commissioned stock not included in sale....

November 16, 2016

Rouge Lunch Special

Yum Yum! Strawberry & Asparagus Salad (GF+V) Enjoy two delicious seasonal superstars in this beautiful salad of strawberries, asparagus, feta cheese and red wine vinaigrette. $16.50 Optional: add free range bacon $19.50 Suggested wine match: Richmond Plains Rose ...

November 9, 2016

Oosh Special Offer!

50% off necklaces for November only. Perhaps a little bit of early Christmas shopping?!...

November 4, 2016

Pandora Christmas Event at Cambridge Jewellers!

Cambridge Jewellers invites you to view the new Christmas and Disney collection. Enjoy light refreshments and exclusive prize giveaways! Thursday 10 November, 2-7pm....

November 1, 2016

Pure Fiji arrives at Loulous

It is all about the Pure Fiji Experience How about starting with a Tropical Paradise Manicure relaxing your hands in a coconut milk bath, followed by a gentle exfoliation and then a creamy body butter massaged into your hands to nourish and revive tired skin Or experience a Noni Perfecting Ritual - gently but effectively get a total skin renewal. Exfoliate to address sun damage, age spots and skin tone, and then reinvigorate with a Papaya enzyme Exfoliating masque ...... Have I got you yet? Lou...

October 31, 2016

Alys Antiques launches video reviews

Jutta from Alys Antiques is reviewing some special items in video format. Watch this interesting review of "The Juggler" woodcut by Gerhard Marcks....

September 8, 2016

Wallace Cotton - Colour on Point!

How lucky we are to have such a fab shop in town. You can always be sure they will have the colour pallet that is trending and on point! As you walk into this store, the amazing building compliments their style. High ceilings and fabulous decor, it's a pleasure to the eye and a truly enjoyable experience to wander around. The display of bedding just oozes luxury and makes you instantly imagine jumping into your own bed with their crisp high-quality bedding. There is nothing quite like fresh li...

August 1, 2016

Holmes & Co, it's a lifestyle!

Classic Style for the distinguished man and elegant women right here in Cambridge. Holmes & Co is a boutique store full of traditional high-quality style. Trading here in Cambridge for 13 years on the main high street, this little gem of a store is a must on your regular shopping trip to Cambridge. Top quality products made to last including the R.M. Williams brand that has been around since 1932! Tells you that these beautiful lifestyle items will be a part of your timeless wardrobe for y...

July 26, 2016

Between the sun showers - shop

The weather may have us dancing between showers, but still a great day to be out and about in Cambridge. Some great winter sales are on and fabulous food that will give you great comfort on a day like to day. Step on out and make the most of today!...

July 16, 2016

Bonjour - It's Bastille Day

Today is the day Cambridge goes 'FRENCH' for the day to celebrate our French sister cit, Le Quesnoy connections! Enjoy Bastille Day specials in shops, French food in cafes and restaurants all day. 11am – 3pm: Visit the Le Quesnoy information stall outside the BNZ on the corner of Duke and Victoria Streets for information, activities, music and a play-to-win French Scrabble competition. To play scrabble, spend $10 or more in Cambridge today, show your receipt and you can make up your w...

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