Yiolanda studies the fashion world with a passion, looking for the latest designs and as Brouska represent over 20 of the world's leading fashion designers, its almost a full time job, often visiting Italy, France, Greece and the UK to attend exhibitions and fashion shows. Together they bring you an impeccable collection of clothes, shoes and unique accessories.
Next door, this awesome Wine Bar come Cafe serves the finer things in life, just about the best coffee you'll taste anywhere in Cyprus. Naturally all the above specialties, complementing your selection of wine with Signature Cheese Platters, introducing you to cheeses from all over the world plus freshly made Sushi and some finger foods and brilliant live music on weekends!
George showed me around the grounds explaining; "You can learn so much about marine life here, and rivers and swamps and the Penguins, the first ever in the Mediterranean region, naturally kept comfortable in the appropriate climate controlled environment". Just watching one of their videos I amazingly learned that all Gold Fish don't have stomachs, so they have to keep eating, which means you should feed them small amounts 5 times a day, probably why I was never successful keeping one, but now I know!
Her art is 'Crafting', and her favourite thing is to create unusual gifts, for birthday presents, weddings, engagements, the birth of a child, an anniversary, valentines, sports presentations, conferences, or something different for your dad coz he's so hard to buy for you know he'll appreciate the thought !!!
This really is a lovely initiative by local, ex pat and international artists and crafters from all over the world and a lovely way to spend a family day out doing a little shopping and bartering and I really hope you'll go along to give them some support !
The result is Melekkis Centre; featuring Melekkis Jewellers, for exclusive Jewellery Design and Fine Time Pieces, Pandora, for unforgettable moments and gifts, Ladies fashion with 9 Boutique, Berto Luci, for Stylish men, Mini Raxevsky for cool kids, and bringing you back to nature with Elea, natural products, a shopaholics heaven !
I’ve often watched Jenny completely change people in a few minutes … it is quite amazing what a good quality hair piece can do to make you look like someone new or maybe you just want to surprise someone, either way a visit here will suffice … oh and btw Jenny has a few selected summer clothing designs and sandals and not many people know this; she contributes considerable amounts of her profits to Children in Need in African ... an amazing woman !!!
They distill their own essential oils and make fragrant soaps and other herbal products.
Valentino also sometimes uses Chopstick & Needle ... this unique style of Tattooing without a machine, he says "is better for Finger Tattoos, and Line Design, its manual application where you can control the pressure", allowing him to apply more pressure to finger tattoos so that they go deeper and last longer ... Valentino said it's a good way to get your first tattoo coz it hurts less ...
This is a family run business, combining experience and a flair for design with traditional Cypriot hospitality presenting a showroom with an extensive and impressive choice of jewellery designs in platinum, gold and silver, individual pieces, fabulous sets and separate diamonds and gemstones, that can be expertly set into your own designs plus a complete silver collection and brand name watches ... icons and neat little, inexpensive souvenirs ...