Started in a box sized store, Violent Green has become one of the leading fashion stores in Australia with two outlets across major cities. The one in Brisbane has somewhat of a cult following with youngsters and working professionals who love the collection here. The place houses renowned local brands along with many reputed international brands as well. Since its beginning a few years ago, the store has come a long way in terms of fan following and a collection to die for.
Back when the mall was refurbished, 1200 construction workers spent about 150,000 hours working on it. As one of the major attractions in the city of Brisbane, Queen Street Mall covers an area the size of two rugby league fields and attracts approximately 70,000 people daily. Visitors can choose from 1200 shops, 300 cafes/restaurants or 20 cinemas when trying to decide how to spend their time in the Mall, or simply relax in the unhurried atmosphere Brisbane is famous for. Free entertainment features often include music, fashion, comedy and street theater performances.
Calexico is an Australian multi-brand retailer of women’s fashion. The store was opened in 2010 by owner and buyer Nicky Charman who is assisted by her sister Rebel Hendrie. Their range consists of products such as shoes, lingerie, clothing, etc. Some of the notable brands it stocks include Aquel Allegra, Noam Hanoch and Mara Hoffman. The store is situated on James Street in the suburb of Fortitude Valley, Brisbane. The store is open throughout the week.
Libertine Parfumerie is an exclusive fragrance emporium that is Parisian inspired. The brand was established in 2008 and has grown to have a cult following. They have two boutiques one in Brisbane and one in Sydney. Their Brisbane boutique can be found on Robertson Street in the suburb of New Farm. They are open all though the week and welcome visitors to attend their unique events, discover a perfect gift for someone or just sample their fine fragrances.
Stephen Dibb Jewellery is a popular jewelery brand in the city and is known for its stunning collection of engagement rings. Marked by some really expensive stones and pieces that date back to the 17th Century, this store is the best place to get your fiancée that perfect engagement ring. You will love the collection and choosing one will be a task with their wide array of pieces.
A favorite garment stop for women in the city, Camargue has been in operation since 1978 and is a well-known stop for purchasing some quality clothing goods. The store specializes in displaying trendy apparels from local brands for women. Tops, jackets, skirts, pants and gowns are all stocked under one roof. The staff here is quite knowledgeable about the products and will ensure you only choose clothes that are a complete fit for your personality. Various sales are also conducted by the store in which you can shop for high quality goods at budget prices.
Scared that someone else may wear the same dress to that special occasion? Then visit the small, but exclusive Tengdahl Australia store in the fabulous Brisbane Arcade. Like the Arcade, Tengdahl provides a luxurious and personalized shopping experience. The award-winning designer presents stunning evening and special occasion wear that is unique and beautifully made. Most recognize the designer for her incredible use of exquisite fabrics and flair for color. For quality and beauty, at a price, visit Tengdahl Australia.
Since 1985, Nudgee Road Antiques & Design Centre, has imported Oriental and European antique and decorative art pieces. Large ornate dressers, sideboards and cupboards display many beautiful white marble busts, and horses too, the pure white marble providing a marked contrast to the deep mahogany timber. Clocks, gold mirrors of all sizes, and stunning jewelery sit proudly among these treasures with Japanese panel room dividers displayed to advantage all around. Outside the back door pots, urns and statues artfully arranged beckon you to buy! Also available are valuation and insurance claim services.
Cane materials hanging from the ceiling and covering a wall catch your eye as you enter this small shop that has offered expert repairs to your treasured old cane lounge or old chair. Various kinds of chairs are sold here as well as spare parts and repairs for them. Reproduction split cane and sea grass furniture are made to your requirements; a delightful cane cot is on display to tempt you, even baby weighing scales in cane!
Conveniently located in the city heart, Diamond World Australia has been a diamond merchant since 1976. Numerous awards over the years are testament to the quality designs and products available. The store provides exquisite handcrafted jewelery using imported find diamonds, as well as the popular Argyle diamond that is distinctly original and uniquely Australian. Engagement rings are the shop's specialty and are tailored to suit the individual tastes and desires of each customer. Other jewelery pieces available have beautiful South Sea pearls direct from the pearl farms, and stunning opals in vivid greens and fiery reds.
Canturi jewels is for those who appreciate class and style. The myriad collection reflects craftsmanship at its best. Various necklaces, rings and earrings made from white and yellow gold and encrusted with diamonds are displayed at this exclusive store. The men's collection is eye-catching as well. You can also have your jewelry custom-made as per the design of your choice. The store is the baby of designer Stefano Canturi who has earned for himself a distinguished name in fine fashion jewelry.
Digby’s Menswear stocks a wide selection of brands from around the globe. Their store sells bags, belts, shoes, trousers, jackets, t-Shirts and more. They cater to men of all sizes and keep clothes up to 6XL size in most brands. Their store features easy chairs, large changing rooms and lots of room to move around. You can visit their stores all through the week and can be assured that your experience at the store will be a pleasant one.