Oliver Bonas comes to Manchester

The title of the post is a little untrue, because Oliver Bonas arrived in Manchester a few months ago. Situated in Piccadilly Train Station. Small but perfectly formed as they say.

And it is- I just wanted more! It seems I got my wish..

The branch I’m taking about, I feel marks the true arrival of Oliver Bonas in Manchester. This place is huge. It’s three floors of OB goodness.

This post is photo heavy, but I really wanted to share this shop with you.

It is the biggest Oliver Bonas store yet. Stocking virtually everything you can buy online. The furniture and home stuff is always so colourful and cheerful. They also having a growing beauty range and the fashion and accessories products are just the right amount of quirky.

The fashion and interiors patterns and colours really do crossover in Oliver Bonas, and I saw lots of my predicted  Terrazzo pattern in here.

oliver bonas manchester shop review and preview

I wish I’d had time for a longer look around, there is seriously so much good stuff. I always prefer to buy in real life as opposed to the internet. I know the convenience of web shopping is hard to beat, but for me being able to smell, touch, try on, try out things before buying them cant be be knocked.

I think you also can get styling ideas when shopping IRL too, the merchandisers might put something together you’d have never thought of. And you can build a cohesive look for your home or your wardrobe.

lights and faux cacti with pegboard

This cacti is fake!! So much kinder for households with kids eh…?

I’ll be asking for Oliver Bonas gift vouchers for every birthday from now on I’m sure.

spring 2017 home and fashion trends oliver bonas

I also did a quick video- I clearly need to get more under my belt, but we all have to start somewhere right?

Would you like to see more video from me? Do let me know in the comments.

 

Oh and if you are from Manchester, please don’t blame me for your spending when you visit the new OB!!

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23 Comments

  1. February 17, 2017 / 2:36 pm

    Omg! I’m totally gonna pop in when I see my parents next!!!!! Looks like a dream! A dangerous dream!!!

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:16 pm

      Haha! So very true Kirsty!

  2. February 17, 2017 / 2:39 pm

    Wonderful – after watching your video want to go shopping! We have a very small branch in Oxford. x

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:35 pm

      Ah really!? Thanks darling xxx

  3. February 17, 2017 / 4:46 pm

    Oh wow, THREE floors??! So excited it’s arrived just before me – I used to live around the corner from the original Fulham Rd store and it’s the best for gifts (for yourself, and others!) xx

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:16 pm

      So true Kate- Cant wait to hear about where you’ll be x

  4. February 17, 2017 / 7:30 pm

    OMG, I want it all. I need to get over pronto xx

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:18 pm

      Yeah! We must visit each others side of the Pennines soon

  5. February 17, 2017 / 7:31 pm

    I love a good Oliver Bonas! I am always popping into my local one as I really love how they have styled the shop, as well as picking up some cheeky purchases.

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:19 pm

      So reasonably priced I think too!

  6. February 17, 2017 / 9:59 pm

    I can’t believe that I still haven’t visited Oliver Bonas. I think my wages would disappear in one go!

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:14 pm

      You need to go treat yourself!

  7. February 18, 2017 / 7:44 am

    My absolute favourite brand! xx

  8. February 18, 2017 / 7:48 am

    Oh I’m kinda jealous you got one that is three floors! I spend so much time in the Bristol one! X

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:20 pm

      Argh I can totally see why!

  9. February 19, 2017 / 2:02 pm

    Oh my! I love Oliver Bonas. You’re so lucky to have one near you now xx

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:13 pm

      I know- so pleased!

  10. February 19, 2017 / 2:57 pm

    I love it! Love those pieces! Thank you for the photos!

    • February 19, 2017 / 8:21 pm

      Happy to help! Thanks for stopping by xx

  11. February 20, 2017 / 11:30 am

    You are so lucky to have a huge store! We have a tiny one in Brighton but that doesn’t stop me spending a ton in there. I love OB lighting and their colour pop styling. Loving all the pictures, making me want to go shopping.

  12. February 20, 2017 / 12:20 pm

    I love Oliver Bonas. I wish there was a store near me!

  13. February 20, 2017 / 4:38 pm

    OOOOOOOOH and AAAAAhing big time over this one, love the vid too keep ’em coming Su xxxx

    • February 20, 2017 / 8:54 pm

      Aw thanks so much A!