February Frenzy and March Magic

HAPPY NEW YEAR – what a year it has been already at Yopie’s Store – we have a new addition to the team with the birth of a beautiful baby girl, lots of new stock coming in store, competitions galore and we have the start of the February Sale Frenzy which will continue into March [...]

Christmas is Coming Competition

Enter our December Christmas competition to win an Original UglyDoll – this will be drawn on the first day of January. Tell us your contact details, and choose your favourite Original Ugly Doll out of Babo’s Bird, Plunko, Icebat and Puglee to be in to win. One entry per person. Winners will be informed by [...]

October Halloween Competition

Enter our October competition to win a Scary Mini Clip On UglyDoll for Halloween – this will be drawn on the first day of November. Tell us your contact details, and choose your favourite Mini Clip On Ugly Doll to be in to win. One entry per person Winners will be informed by email and [...]

Super Silliness in September

Enter our September competition to win a gorgeous Sunhat – this will be drawn on the first day of October. Tell us your contact details, and choose your favourite Sunhat to be in to win. One entry per person Winners will be informed by email and their name will be posted on Facebook and our [...]

Apple&Bee Abuzz in August

Enter our August competition to win a gorgeous Apple&Bee Bib – this will be drawn on the first day of September. Tell us your contact details, and choose your favourite bib to be in to win. One entry per person Winners will be informed by email and their name will be posted on Facebook and [...]

New Beginnings For Yopie’s Store

New Owners, New Website and New Stock. We are delighted to be the new owners of Yopie’s Store and look forward to bringing you new and fresh ideas for your families to enjoy. Yikes! A whole new website… setting up an e-commerce website is a scary venture, but we hope the hard work pays off [...]

GrabOne Orders

We occasionally run super special discounts through GrabOne. When you order through GrabOne, the terms and conditions for the pricing, dispatch and delivery will be different than those that apply to regular orders made here, through our online store. The prices, terms and conditions that apply will be listed clearly on the GrabOne site, and [...]

Toys for babies – loved worldwide

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? Mimi, Lilu and Zeb are long-standing favourites for babies and toddlers around the world. We frequently send these little guys to customers worldwide and recently sent some little friends off to babies in Spain, Holland and the [...]

Maori Colour Bibs by Playhouse Kids

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? Kowhai Yellow, or Kakariki Green? These gorgeous, high quality and super absorbent bibs from Playhouse Kids make a lovely baby gift, or baby shower present idea.

Ugly Doll Little Uglies

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? Our Little UglyDolls have the same amount of ugly, but in a smaller package! Little UglyDolls are small on size (18cm tall) but HUGE on personality. They’re waiting to meet you – and they’d also love to [...]

Nappy Bags on Choose Day

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? A bright, affordable, yet super practical Nappy Bag, that doubles as a Buggy Caddy for your stroller or pram. Wear it as a handbag, or attach it to your buggy – this small and lightweight nappy bag [...]

Affordable and Practical Nappy Bags

Well, some cool parcels arrived at my door today (I looove parcels!) and they contained a heap of awesome new gear that I am slowly loading up to the shop. The first goodies that I have unpacked are these Nappy Bags NZ$47.95. I was really keen to find affordable Nappy Bag options for New Zealanders [...]

Lego Key Holder

Stumbled across a fabulous blog from the UK today: Mini-eco. Check out their super simple DIY Lego Key Holder tutorial! Simple enough for a hazardous crafter like myself, but super cool! *rushes off to raid the lego box* Check out Mini-eco’s KIY Lego Key Holder here. See the finished product here!

Kids Merino Tops

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? Grown here, made here, loved here. We don’t need to tell you why merino is cool – NZ already loves it and the word is spreading worldwide. For the softest, warmest, most natural winter clothing, you can’t [...]

$10 off all Ugly Dolls

Welcome to the Uglyverse, a universe where UGLY means unique and special. Take $10 off any UglyDoll in stock, with the Discount Code: UGLYTEN Start date: 17 July 2012 Availability: **EXTENDED** Ends 3rd August 2012 How to use it: Enter the Discount Code at checkout and click the “Update” button. $10 will automatically be deducted [...]

Winter Baby Travel Blankets

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? Getting out and about in winter is hard work with a wee baby – so much gear to carry while you try to keep them warm and comfortable too. Snoozebaby has come to the rescue with their [...]

Kids Merino Clothing

We’re very excited to feature this gorgeous range of children’s merino clothes at Yopie’s Store! 100% New Zealand merino wool and made right here in NZ – you can’t get better than that. Prices range from $34.95 – $39.95, and that includes FREE delivery! Check out the Kids Merino Clothes range here.

Soft Baby Music Boxes

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? Snuggly soft music box toys by Dutch brand, Esthex – a lovely cuddly baby gift for that special baby.

Neutral and natural Baby's Room

Just found this gorgeous neutral and white baby’s nursery. If you’re having a suprise baby (ie you didn’t find out the gender!) then it may be hard to pick a colour scheme! This one is lovely and natural, plus kids wouldn’t outgrow it too quickly. Books, wooden toys, handmade craftiness… what’s not to love? Oooh, [...]

Esthex: keepsake toys to treasure

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? Soft toys by Dutch brand Esthex are keepsake toys – a gift for a special new baby or a cherished toddler. Little ones will fall in love with these characters, their soft bodies, and loooong snuggly dangly [...]

Kids 3D Construction Kits from Kidsonroof

Every Tuesday is Choose Day at Yopie’s Store: your day to choose… which would you like to win? Dutch designers Kidsonroof bring you TOTEM eco-friendly recycled construction sets. Your mini engineer can create a city, a spider or a dragonfly – or combine them all together and use their imagination! 3D Spider or 3D Dragonfly [...]

Original UglyDolls

Tuesday is your day to choose… which would you like to win? Secret Mission Ice Bat or Plunko or Ugly Worm ? Tell us here and be in to win: Name: Email: Address: City: I choose: We’ll do it again every Tuesday so if you’d like a reminder, be sure to Like us on Facebook. [...]

Store wide reductions during June 2012

We recently held our first ever customer survey and the overwhelming message was: “We love your store but you need a bigger range of stock!” So we’re super excited to hear that you want to see more from us and we’re busy arranging to make this happen. Sooo, seeing it’s time to clear some space, [...]

Free Little Ugly with Playhouse Kids clothing

Grab a free Little UglyDoll of your choice with any Kiwi Zoo Hoodie or Jandals dress by Playhouse Kids with the Discount Code: FREEZE Start date: 13 June 2012 Availability: First 10 orders How to use it: Add a Playhouse Kids Kiwi Zoo hoodie or Jandals dress to the shopping cart, then select your Little [...]

Gorgeous Wooden Moover Toys

It’s hard to resist Danish toy brand, Moover and their beautiful wooden toys. Perfect as first birthday presents and toddler toys – my wee niece received the red wooden pram for her first birthday and it is so cute to watch her toddling around with it! Check out their website moovertoys.com for a full list [...]

May 2012 Survey Debrief

Wow, we had such a great response to the recent survey!  Thank you to every one who gave feedback on Yopie’s Store, we had 403 responses all up. First up, the winner of the $350 voucher was Kirsty Meads, and she tells me that she now has family birthdays all sorted for the rest of [...]

50% off Snoozebaby Wrap Blankets

Baby, it’s cold outside! Keep your little one snug on your adventures. Take 50% off a Snoozebaby Wrap Blanket, in pink or blue, with the Discount Code: WINTERBABY Start date: 17 May 2012 Availability: Ends 31 May 2012 How to use it: Enter the Discount Code at checkout and click the “Update” button. 50% will [...]