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Island Life ~ TONGAN Malianive share with us what a connection to Island culture means to her

by Ajanta Willert

Fearlessly creative thanks to a strong sense of Community in culture Malianiv...

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5 EASY RECIPES OF DELICIOUS & HEALTHY FOOD TO BRING IN 2021

by Ajanta Willert

The post festive season can sometimes have us feeling “not quite our lightest...

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Indian Block Printing - The traditional fabric design that became a Boom Shankar staple

by Ajanta Willert

If you own some Boom Shankar, there’s a good chance you’ve got some beautiful...

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Island Life ~ It's more than just clay for Jules, it's about making a difference.

by Ajanta Willert

Every now and then you stumble across someone who is making an impact in the ...

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BOOM NEWS ~ Introducing the other fun products available in our BOOM stores

by Ajanta Willert

If you’ve visited our flagship store in Hastings Street recently, you would h...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Sharing Food & Harmonies is the inspiration for gorgeous creations

by Ajanta Willert

Sharing is a huge part of Tongan-born, Brisbane based Ofa Fanaika’s creative ...

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BOOM NEWS ~ INTRODUCING OUR LOVELY FRIENDS FROM FLAX FLOWERS & WOVEN PALM

by Ajanta Willert

It takes many hands to pull off a great photo shoot and some of those hands i...

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Island Life ~ Australian South Sea Islanders, the unknown history of Australia

by Ajanta Willert

In one of our latest Boom Community Blogs we interviewed Australian artist Ja...

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Island Life ~ Big Beautiful Yellow Sunflowers say all of the things for the fabulous Tommy Misa

by Ajanta Willert

Sydney’s Tommy Misa creates as a writer, actor and performer with a growing l...

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Island Life ~ Boom babes cook up Fijian style fish from the beautiful book, 'In Her Kitchen'

by Ajanta Willert

For us at Boom Shankar life is all about family, friends, food and love… So ...

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Island Life ~ Janet Ambrose talks to us about Australian South Sea Islanders

by Ajanta Willert

Have you ever heard of Australian South Sea Islanders? I hadn't until I was l...

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Island Life ~ Heimana & Leilani Spreading the Polynesian Rhythms & Dances

by Ajanta Willert

FEEL the rhythm in your body with Polynesian performance or dive into Polyne...

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Island Life ~ Pasifika Woman & Award Winning Visual Artist Tamara Armstrong

by Ajanta Willert

Tamara Armstrong is an award winning visual artist based at Tamborine Mountai...

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Movember and The Search For The Pink Cowry

by Ajanta Willert

During the month of November we're raising money and awareness for men's heal...

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Boom News ~ We ask Boom babes what outfits they're loving this summer!

by Ajanta Willert

Six months ago we opened our flagship store in Hastings Street and the place...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Dr Javier Leon talks about rising sea levels

by Ajanta Willert

What do rising sea levels and worms have in common?  Dr Javier Leon says the...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Pip Coogan cooks up plant based Tropical Fysh Tacos

by Ajanta Willert

"Your world of cooking comes to life when you throw away all the unnecessary ...

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Boom celebrates the mo and raises money for Movember

by Ajanta Willert

"Movember is a global community of fired up Mo Bros and Mo Sisters – aka ro...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Sosefina Fuamoli & those special Samoan ways

by Ajanta Willert

Sosefina Fuamoli is a music writer, editor, radio host and publicist, based i...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Josie Kurukulie & her surprise connection with PNG

by Ajanta Willert

Culture runs deep for Josie Kurukulie. Brought up by her Australian mum in a...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Our beautiful muse Maddy & Glampervan Queen Amanda

by Ajanta Willert

When Dui first saw Maddy on Instagram she was instantly captivated by her smi...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Fermentation & bush food lover Mikkeline Olsen

by Ajanta Willert

Mikkeline Olsen radiates joy! Brought up in a culturally diverse family, her ...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Andrea Kirwin spreads the good vibes

by Ajanta Willert

"I love to smile and that is a real Fijian thing." Andrea Kirwin has been a s...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ BOOM SHANKAR CELEBRATES SUMMER WITH CROSS-CULTURAL COMMUNITY

by Ajanta Willert

This summer we launch our new collection Island Life and we’re using this opp...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Dui’s beautiful muse & inspiration of this summer collection

by Ajanta Willert

Do you ever wonder where designers get their inspirations from? Is it nature,...

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A love note to our Victorians

by Boom Shankar

  Dear Victoria, To all of those who are feeling the dread, sadness and angu...

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Dui takes us behind the scenes of Mix & Match

by Boom Shankar

What inspired the mix and match collection – how did you come up with this ...

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Meet Business Owner & Ray Of Sunshine, Jude

by Boom Shankar

Jude is a local Sunny Coast legend who is an absolute ray of sunshine. We'r...

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Meet Boom Babe, Mick

by Boom Shankar

One of the things I love most about my job at Boom Shankar is the amazing pe...

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MEET SHAMITA : Talented performer with creative style, we're in love!

by Boom Shankar

If you follow @boomshankarclothing on social media, then there's no doubt yo...

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Moonlight, The Collection

by Boom Shankar

Moonlight is here to shimmer away those winter blues, twinkling in tune with...

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NEW SPOTIFY PLAYLIST FROM LAIK: Current Faves 🌈⚡️🎼

by Boom Shankar

We are super lucky to have another playlist from the sensational Laik (@laikwaves) to groove along to. This playlist captures a snapshot of her favourite tunes right now... get ready to dance around your lounge room with this awesome mix of new and vintage tunes 💥

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Gluten Free & Vegan Choc Chip Cookies

by Boom Shankar

Here is a super simple and quick cookie recipe to whip up. 

It is a good robust cookie base that you can experiment with using different add-ins to make your ultimate dream cookie. 🌈💥🍪

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I AM SOMEBODY: Standing together

by Boom Shankar

As Reconciliation Week comes to a close, join us at Boom Shankar as we work our way through Reconciliation Australia's recommended 10 influential books on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories, cultures and politics. 

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Laik performs her version of Somewhere Over The Rainbow for Boom!

by Boom Shankar

Our incredibly talented feature artist @laikwaves has performed her beautifu...

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HOW TO GET PUZZLED: Join the Boom team as we play dress-ups

by Boom Shankar

Get Puzzled! We are in love with Puzzle around Boom HQ. Join us as we play dress ups and get inspired for your own pattern play!⚡️😍💥

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Local Sunshine Coast Artist, Pete Goodlet

by Boom Shankar

If you're a local to the Sunshine Coast, then there's no doubt you've hear...

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BOOM SISTERS: Sisters Jan and Jill play dress-ups with Somewhere Over the Rainbow

by Boom Shankar

We feel so lucky at Boom Shankar to have so many amazing, vibrant and creative souls in our Boom community.  Alli was thrilled to get an in-store visit from two of our much-loved Boom babe sisters Jan and Jill, who had some fun dressing up in our newest Somewhere Over the Rainbow collection, telling us a bit about themselves and exploring the new Hasting Street Store. Meet the wonderful Jan and Jill! 

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Spotify Playlist from Laik

by Boom Shankar

A big hello to our gorgeous Boom community! This week, we're joined again by ...

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MEET LAIK: Rosedrops, "Challenging the ear" and Female Sexuality

by Boom Shankar

We are so excited about the launch today of Laik's new single "Rosedrops"!!! This amazing track is the soundtrack to our latest Boom film and so perfectly reflects the bright and groovy soul of the collection's technicolour dream of embroidery, corduroy and bold pops of boysenberry.  Come and meet the hugely talented Laik!

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Introducing our new Flagship Store at Hastings St!

by Boom Shankar

We are thrilled to announce that on Saturday 2nd May, 2020 we were able to o...

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Alli's Winter Edit: Get it while it's hot... or before you get cold...

by Boom Shankar

As the cooler days start to creep up, so does the need for warm, comfy clothes and layering. At Boom Shankar we have got you covered, with a range of cosy knits, organic cotton layering pieces and heavier cotton wovens to get you through the upcoming season. Our wonderful style guru Alli gives you the low-down on the hottest pieces from our recently opened store in Hastings Street, Noosa. 

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Happy Mothers Day, Love Boom

by Boom Shankar

Happy Mothers day to all the beautiful women who, birthed, raised, taught, n...

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Tremella Botanicals: Floral styling in the shifting landscape of COVID-19

by Boom Shankar

We were lucky enough to get the chance to work along side the incredibly bea...

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About Boom's other Factory and what they're doing to help out.

by Boom Shankar

At Boom Shankar, we are very proud to be partnered with factories in India ...

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Somewhere Over The Rainbow - The Campaign

by Boom Shankar

There’s nothing like a rainbow to stop us in our doings and remind us of th...

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VEGAN BLISS: Strawberry and Coconut Cake with Lemon Glaze

by Jane Morley

Get your taste buds ready for action as we test drive this quick and delicious vegan treat. It's so easy, it's perfect to cook with the kids or whip up at short notice. Yum!

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LOVE NOTES TO OUR MOTHERS

by Boom Shankar

Take a stroll down memory lane with the Boom team as we share treasured photos and give thanks to our amazing mothers for all their love, support and guidance. Sending love to all the wonderful mothers out there - You are loved and appreciated! xx

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AFROBEATS ISOLATION MIX: A selection of grooves for kitchen dancing

by Boom Shankar

Get on down in lockdown with our funky Afrobeats playlist... mix the Quarantinis, it's time for a boogie!

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DISCOVERING CERAMICS: Amy Wale's Journey through "Creepy Little Legs" & being a kid again

by Boom Shankar

The talented Amy Wale gives us a snapshot of her creative world, her life in lockdown, and her journey to getting dirty with ceramics.

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Puzzle - The Campaign

by Boom Shankar

  Moving away from Boom Shankar’s signature woodblock designs, the Puzzle st...

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How To Get Creative From Home, With Keira Mason

by Boom Shankar

We had the please of chatting to gorgeous Bali based Photographer and Conten...

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Pendragon Shoes

by Boom Shankar

We were lucky enough to use the boots and workshop of Pendragon Shoes for ou...

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Indian Flower - The Campaign

by Boom Shankar

Tamed by nostalgic reflection, you will also find the best vintage styles, ...

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Boom Shankar's Indian Factory. How They're Helping Their Community

by Boom Shankar

      We love hearing about people who have been going out of their way duri...

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Influencer, Emergency Nurse, and mother of two, Tahnee

by Boom Shankar

We had the pleasure of chatting to beautiful mother of two, influencer and e...

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Meet Jane - our colourful and wonderful new Designer! 💜🌈

by Boom Shankar

Meet Jane!! Our colourful and wonderful new Designer. Jane and Dui will be working together creating the bold and beautiful upcoming Boom Shankar ranges. 

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Dream Catcher

by Boom Shankar

Whether soul gazing into the deep blue Pacific Ocean at home in Australia or...

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Find your Free Spirit in Street Market

by Boom Shankar

Where it all began, our Street Market range threads everything of the advent...

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Our love child Ruby Rose.

by Boom Shankar

She’s one of a kind, worldly and totally bound with an abundance of love and...

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Divine Beauty - Jade Lotus & Spice Spot Block Print

by Boom Shankar

Adding to our summer collection is this colourful block print juxtaposition....

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Rosewater Collection - Drop of Love 💕🌹💧

by Boom Shankar

The rose among the mayhem our Rosewater range embraces the delicate beauty that flourishes in between the wild rush of Indian colour, culture and life that is our Home Away from Home collection.

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Our Golden Child

by Boom Shankar

Happiness blossoms in many forms but it is the marigold that is our sacred pick this season. Bursting like little suns and just in time for India’s Diwali Festival and Australia’s summer, our Marigold block print is the golden child of our Home Away From Home collection.

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Introducing our Shadowlines Collection

by Boom Shankar

Shadowlines is the classic to combine with the craziness. And much like the fascinating diversity and colourful contradictions of India, everything from our Home Away From Home collection has been created to work together in a magical way.

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We are striking for Global Climate Action!

by Boom Shankar

On September 20th We are joining businesses worldwide and closing our doors to take a stand against climate change in support of mother nature and the “Global Climate Strike”... 

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Summer has ARRIVED!!

by Boom Shankar

Our brand new summer 2020 collection, Home away from Home, has now arrived online and in store!  This cheerful, heart-warming collection is full of fun, passion and lots of colour....

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Forever Grateful!

by Boom Shankar

This week our beloved Peregian Beach, which is home-sweet-home and the studio locations for our Boom Shankar design team, was touched by a dangerously close encounter with great loss and devastation....

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Boom at Mercedes Benz Fashion Festival!

by Boom Shankar

Our brand new Spring/Summer 2020 collection, 'Home away from Home' filled the runway with lots of bold colour, clashing prints and summer ready vibes last week at the spectacular new venue, Howard Smith Wharves in Brisbane!

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Brighten Dad's Day!

by Boom Shankar

Celebrate all the stylish Dad's out there this Father's Day! Ensure you order online by midnight Tuesday 27th August to receive your order in time for Dad!

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Neela Indigo Wash Collection!

by Boom Shankar

From the ‘true blue’ spirit of Australia to the truest blue colour crush in India, the ‘Neela’ collection features a very special kind of blue print. This reverse stripe comes in a wild wash of natural indigo dye, hand-stamped using an ancient mud-resist, block printing technique called Dabu....

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BIG BOOM SALE!!

by Boom Shankar

IT'S THAT TIME AGAIN.... OUR BIG BOOM SALE IS NOW ON!!

Shop up a storm in our up to 70% OFF sale online and in store!

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BIG LOVE FOR FAMILIES!

by Boom Shankar

Today is International Day of Families and to celebrate we want to highlight the amazing work Forget Me Not Australia do to bring families back together!

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20% off for Mum!

by Boom Shankar

To celebrate all the fabulous Mum's out there, we are taking 20% OFF our brand new AW20 'Head in the Clouds' collection...

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Welcome Winter!

by Boom Shankar

Time to wrap up warm as Winter has now landed at Boom HQ!
Our limited release 'Head in the Clouds' Collection is now complete with this final selection of enchanted, nature inspired pieces!

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Head in the Clouds had LANDED!

by Boom Shankar

Our brand new Autumn collection, Head in the Clouds has now landed in store a...

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International Women's Day 2019

by Boom Shankar

To celebrate all the awesome women in the world, with EVERY order placed this weekend you will receive a FREE 100% cotton, unique, re-usable charity bag!

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THE BIG BOOM SALE!

by Boom Shankar

Our BIG BOOM SALE has arrived in store & online!

Shop up to 70% off our entire collection with your summer faves from our latest Golden Days Collection at 50% OFF! Plus we have up to 70% previous season faves as well as limited last chance pieces for under $25!

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Boom & TerraCycle

by Boom Shankar

We have teamed up with TerraCycle Australia and are utilising their Australia post mailing satchel recycling program!

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Christmas at Boom!

by Boom Shankar

Make sure you order online before 1pm (QLD) Wednesday 19th December and our Christmas elves will ensure your goodies arrive in time for Christmas!

There is still time to head on down to our super colourful Boom showroom to shop Christmas gifts – or just spoil yourself!

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Help our Farmers this Father's Day!

by Boom Shankar

Purchase any men's product between now and Father's Day
(Sunday 2nd September) and Boom Shankar will donate 100% of all profit*
from these sales to Drought Angels to help our Aussie farmers! 

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SS'19 - The Golden Days

by Boom Shankar

Boom Shankar SS’19 collection The Golden Days has landed in store and online!

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The Big Boom Sale!

by Boom Shankar

This is it… THE BIG BOOM SALE is here! For 6 days only up to 70% OFF everything!*

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Boom Shankar featured in Peppermint Magazine

by Boom Shankar

Have you seen our wonderful Dui in the latest edition of Peppermint Magazine?

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Boom Afterpay!

by Boom Shankar

We offer Afterpay on every single purchase, online & in our showroom!

Buy what you want today, pay for it in four equal installments, interest-free...

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Colour Me Boom Competition

by Boom Shankar

Want to win a $500 Boom Shankar shopping spree? Here’s how you can be in with a chance...

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Mother's Day

by Boom Shankar

Treat your Mum on her special day – surprise her with an extra special Boom Shankar gift which is sure to brighten her day - after all she deserves it!

Place your order by midnight Monday 7th May to guarantee delivery in time for Mum*!

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Happy Easter!

by Boom Shankar

Our Noosaville showroom will be closed for the long weekend break from Good Friday through to Easter Monday. We will re-open again on Tuesday 3rd April.

Wishing you all a safe & happy Easter x

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Launch of AW18 - Cactus & Cowboys

by Boom Shankar

Shop our brand new Autumn Collection in store & online now!

The A/W 18 collection brings the feels of a changing season and down home country vibe with our classic splashes of colour and fun! 

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Forget Me Not Bloom Dinner

by Boom Shankar

Boom Shankar was extremely honoured to be involved with and attend the recent BLOOM Event Dinner for Forget Me Not at the Imperial Hotel in Eumundi. 

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Showroom Closed 9th & 10th March!

by Boom Shankar

Our Noosaville showroom will be closed on Friday 9th & Saturday 10th March as we prepare for the launch of our brand new Autumn 2018 Collection - Cactus & Cowboys!

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So Long Summer Sale!

by Boom Shankar

Our ‘A Little Bit of Sunshine’ collection is now 50% OFF!

Yes you read right – 50% OFF! You now have a chance to grab all your favourites from summer and complete that wish list all at half price!

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Festive season opening hours!

by Boom Shankar

With the countdown until Christmas well and truly on, there is still time to head down to our fabulous Boom showroom to shop summer gifts – or just spoil yourself!

Our showroom will be closed on the following days during the Christmas & New Year festivities: Sunday 25th December, Saturday 30th December, Sunday 31st December and Monday 1st January.

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Last Order Date for Christmas Delivery!

by Boom Shankar

Don’t worry, there’s still time to make your Christmas purchases online and receive in time for the big day!

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In Noosa Magazine Summer Edition Launch Party!

by Boom Shankar

Boom Shankar HQ was the proud host of the launch party for the summer edition of In Noosa Magazine.  

The night was an amazing success with an awesome food truck, funky DJ and buckets of fizz to celebrate!  The event saw lots of local Noosa businesses come together, share stories, have fun and also check out the awesome new Boom Showroom.

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The Boom Shankar showroom is now open!

by Boom Shankar

The Boom Shankar showroom is now open! We are beyond excited to share our newly renovated Noosaville showroom space with you all.

We have expanded in size to comfortably showcase even more of our beautiful range, for a joyful in-store experience - plus added some quirky Boom visual delights such as a custom Boom counter and hanging bike!

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Our very own, Dui, feautred in Profile Magazine!

by Boom Shankar

We are feeling extra thankful today for a great interview in Profile Magazi...

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"A Little Bit of Sunshine" SS 17-18 COLLECTION RELEASE

by Boom Shankar

Our Newest, brightest and boldest collection to date is online now.  This se...

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WIN A FESTIVAL STYLE PACK - Splendour in Your Boom

by Boom Shankar

Win A Festival Outfit Style Pack - Boom StyleThe prize includes a Boom Shan...

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BOOM SHANKAR’S ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE MAKES US ALL GO WOW!!!

by Boom Shankar

A reimaging of our flagship Noosaville store has created the opportunity for ...

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Eumundi Markets News and New Saturday Showroom Hours

by Boom Shankar

The Boom Shankar label has it's heart and soul in our Eumundi markets stall. ...

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