Mynd Interiors

by Lucy Feagins, Editor
Monday 3rd December 2012

Mynd Interiors in Mentone.  Quilt by The Family Love Tree, artwork by Lumiere Art and Co.  Styling – Julia Green, photo – Armelle Habib.

Proprietor Sarah Shannon in her new store, Mynd Interiors.  Styling – Julia Green, photo – Armelle Habib.

Well I know it’s been a bit Melbourne Melbourne Melbourne around here recently, but as it happens, today we have another little Melbourne retail story!  Sorry dudes, I can’t help it if a cute new shop opens in Melbourne every 5 minutes!  (Sydney-siders, I am open to submissions, please keep me in the loop!)

Mynd Interiors is a sweet new home and lifestyle store in the bayside suburb of Mentone, which opened just 6 weeks ago.  After many years working in fashion, proprietor Sarah Shannon was ready for a change, and took a leap of faith, following her dream of opening her own homewares store in October this year.

The shop is a bright white contemporary space, full to the brim with vivid pattern and COLOUR!  Sarah is a great supporter of emerging local creatives, and stocks work by many of the designers we’ve covered here on TDF this year, including Lumiere Art & Co, Curio & Curio, The Family Love Tree and more.  Just another friendly reason to shop local this Christmas…!

Mynd Interiors (no website yet!)
82 Balcombe Road
Victoria 3194

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 10.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday 9.00am – 5.00pm
Sunday 10.00am – 3.00pm

Mynd Interiors.  Pouf by Curio & Curio, print by Lumiere Art & Co.  Styling – Julia Green, photo – Armelle Habib.

by Lucy Feagins, Editor
Monday 3rd December 2012


  • Gabby 4 years ago

    One of my fave places in melbs…

  • Dale 4 years ago

    LOVE IT !!!!!
    I can’t wait for their Website.

  • Kris 4 years ago

    Oh wow. Does anyone know who that lamp is by? Gorgeous!!

  • Karen 4 years ago

    Did you know there are other great things happening outside of Melbourne and Syndey? Or are you actually called The Melbourne/Sydney Design Files? Get out of the big smoke and smell the fresh air!

  • Indra 4 years ago

    Yay!! Love this little store – Looking fabulous as always Sarah xx

  • Monika / MB Captured 4 years ago

    Loving the Melbourne spotlight! This store looks divine and I could actually see myself living in it! Can’t wait to check it out.

  • jiah 4 years ago

    My heart skipped a beat when this popped onto my screen! Just delicious.

  • caitlan 4 years ago

    what a gorgeous shop! i love the colours, so happy and inviting!

  • Louise 4 years ago

    yes love the colour. just beautiful not to mention the copper or are they brass pendants

  • Indra 4 years ago

    Karen, I don’t know if I would call Mentone “The big smoke”. Lucy often features beautiful homes and talent outside of Melbourne. Keep up the good work TDF!

  • Tessa 4 years ago

    I was thrilled as a local Bayside resident to see this gorgeous store open in Mentone. I have already treated myself to 2 cushions and some other indulgent goodies at Mynd and think it just what this area needs!! :)

  • Allegra 4 years ago

    Oh how lovely I really like those blue cushions near the desk, what brand are they? love the morrocan tile print on the bed!

  • Alex / Techno Lab 4 years ago

    The shop is beautiful. I love that wooden desk at the second photo.

  • Kyleen 4 years ago

    This shop looks amazing. I can’t wait for a website & online store (hint, hint). I’ll have one of everything thanks :)

  • Daniel 4 years ago

    The stool in the first picture changed my life, probably!

  • Rosie 4 years ago

    Super cute.. Really love the blue cushions!

  • Lana 4 years ago

    It looks gorgeous, wish I could visit!

  • Suzanne 4 years ago

    Fab photos! Where is that gorgeous light from with the different coloured cord?

  • Melissa 4 years ago

    Walked past this store last night on the way to eat at the corner store, well, couldn’t stop looking at all the things in the window wishing the shop was open. I live in WA and don’t have time to get there during opening hours before flying out so I’m definitely looking forward to the website that I could possible phone order through!! Particularly those gorgeous little colored cups that were at the front!! Congrats on opening a gorgeous little shop. I will definitely be going for a shop there next time I’m in melb.

  • Annie 4 years ago

    Cute store!

  • KESEMBOY 3 years ago

    whats your contact details ??
    thanks :)

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