Entertainment at home, brought to you by your favourite retailers
What’s that, you say – you need some more inspiration for what you can be doing while at home? Never fear, we’re here with a list of our top 7 favourite activities, workouts, podcasts and more from our much-loved retailers. Get diarising, and hop to it.
1. Learn Yoga in the comfort of your living room
Always wanted to improve your strength and flexibility but didn’t know where to start? Craving an endorphin boost?
We can’t get enough of lululemon’s mini workouts featuring global fitness gurus, including Jasmin Blocker, Samantha Gash, Keighty Gallagher and Janet Stone. Follow @lululemonausnz and watch their IGTV sessions for your daily gym fix. If you’re in need of an activewear top up, our Rebel Sport store is open for your fitness essentials.
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2. Perfect your skincare routine
Speaking of MECCA – self-isolation and social distancing should pose no barrier to your beauty and skin care hopes and dreams, thanks to MECCA Live. Now you can have all your beauty questions answered with one simple Facetime virtual service. The MECCA virtual experience brings the in-store experience to your phone. You can also play a role in the wider beauty community by joining MECCA's official Facebook Group – Mecca Chit Chat – for more updates.
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3. Bring back baking
Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock – digitally speaking – you’ll have no doubt been served up more sourdough and banana bread recipes on Instagram lately than you know what to do with. Jump on the bandwagon and get baking with this delightful Gluten-free Banana and Coconut Bread recipe from Coles.
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4. Create your own masterpiece
Have you been looking for a statement piece of artwork to add ambience to the living room? Call off the search! It’s time to create the masterpiece you’ve always wanted. In case you missed it, now’s the time to bring back traditional crafts of every kind. Return to your inner artist in the comfort of your own home with a blank canvas and your imagination, whether it be embroidery or oil painting. Find everything you'll need at Riot Art & Craft.
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5. Spruce up the home office with some plants
If the living area is starting to feel a bit same-same – add some life to the room! Unsure if the greenery will work in your space? Give it time, it will grow on you… Place an order with Kmart today.
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6. Transform your bedroom with a textile update
Spending a lot of time snuggling up with a movie in your bedroom lately? Perhaps it’s time for a change of scenery? Give your room a mini makeover! For an interior decorating refresh, our trusty homewares store Bed Bath N Table is open for all the cushion and throw inspo you could need.
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7. Get back into reading
On the hunt for a good read to keep entertained at home? Read On Books on Level 1 and 3 are open so you can go on another amazing adventure right there on your couch.
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