Starfish Christmas Tree

Tis [nearly] the season to be jolly. So as we do every year, we are creating our own shell themed decorations. This one has to be our best to date. The Finger Starfish Christmas tree, is a stunning mini tree for the home and office. A spiralling tree made from 12 creamy white finger starfish…

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Christmas Tree Decorations

Christmas Decorations

We getting closer to THAT time of year again, well, close enough to start thinking about Christmas anyway. We’ve released our Christmas Tree decorations a little earlier this year. This is due to some of them being limited. The Urchin Tree has limited stocks and are already selling well, so may not be around for…

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Catseyes

One of the best things about dealing with shells is how interesting they are and how much I learn from them every day. Many shells are a creation from sea snails and have adapted to their environments in the most fabulous way. Take the catseye for example. These are actually created by sea snails to…

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Happy New Year for 2015

So long 2014

Its been a great year. We launched our new website and introduced some great new products to our collection. We saw many new customers and learned some amazing facts about shells. We’re looking forward to 2015 and would like to wish everyone a happy and safe New Year. All the best for 2015

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Christmas and New Years Trading Hours 2014

That time of the year has arrived and its getting very close to celebrating Christmas and New Years with our friends and Families. This is generally a very quiet period for Simply Shells. We will remain open and continue trading over the Christmas and New Year period, sending orders that are in stock and answering…

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Christmas Decorations

I have to admit it, I love Christmas.There is such a build up of excitement and so much planning and then, whooooosh, its over in a flash and I’m left lying on the couch wondering why I ate so much….again. Its also probably very exciting because I have 4 little ones who ask me how…

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On Sale page

Everyone loves a Sale Why not save money when you can, especially when you were going to buy that item anyway. Today we started our On Sale page. The shells and decor we list on this page are in perfect condition. Many times we over order or just want to give our lovely customers a…

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Pink Sputnik sea Urchins

For the love of it

Wow, the first blog post. A quick bit of history. To be polite, let me introduce myself. My name is Miles Kitchen and I am a web developer, Dad, husband, greenie and surfer who loves shells, photography and cooking I started Simply Shells as a side project in 2009. It was borne out of a…

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