Momento Dezigns

  An industry stalwart in Canberra, Momento Dezigns roared onto the scene over twenty years ago. Operating alongside their physical boutique in Manuka, is Frockoholics, an online destination also devoted to frocks, daywear, accessories and outerwear. While Momento is perhaps best known for its ocassionwear, the boutique offers so much more than just designer gowns.   Who: Ladies What: Labels include Alex Perry, Trelise Cooper, Camilla & Marc, Misha Collection, Zimmerman and many, many more. How much: $$$ – $$$$ Why: Plenty of brands, plenty of options and Where: 30 Lonsdale St, Braddon ACT 2612.

Braddon Tailors

  Braddon Tailors launched in 2009, drawing from a long family heritage in tailoring. Now with bases in not only Canberra but also Adelaide and Sydney, this local business has garnered international attention. Using their unique ‘Acton’ cut to guide customers though the design process, you are guaranteed to come away with something truly unique and special.   Who: Men and Women What: Expertly tailored bespoke pieces made from quality English, Italian, and French fabrics. How Much: $$$ – $$$$ Why: What could be better than investing in something made to suit and flatter your body? Where: 61/30 Lonsdale St,… Continue Reading

Stephanie’s Boutique Lingerie

  Most of us are wandering around in the wrong size underwear. The difference properly fitted lingerie makes to how you feel and look is incredible. Stephanie’s Boutique Lingerie offers what is regarded as the best fitting service in Canberra with a huge array of lingerie on hand to suit your needs and mood.   Who: You might think Stephanie’s is just for the ladies but it stocks a range of products for men as well. What: Lingerie, sleepwear, hosiery, and accessories pertaining to breasts. Labels include Calvin Klein, Berlei, Spanx, Pleasure State, Jockey, and many more. How Much: $$… Continue Reading

The Canberra Centre

  Canberra’s premier shopping destination houses many of the brands we all know and love. Having recently been renovated, the Canberra Centre is looking its best. Art installations, clever merchandising, and plenty of skylights makes walking the centre a pleasant experience indeed. Don’t forget to catch free yoga classes, workshops, and pop-up champagne bars.   Who: Everyone What: Your typical shopping centre fare: mens, ladies, kids clothes, and accessories alongside products for the home, food, cafes, and restaurants. You will find Australian and international brands including Zara, H&M, Cue, Country Road, Mecca, Aesop, Saba, and Wittner. David Jones and Myer… Continue Reading

Assemblage Project

  The Assemblage Project is a creative hub and retail space located in the Ori building in Braddon. Quietly luxurious dresses, separates, and outerwear reside in a large airy space that also includes a design studio. A stable of over ten labels with a similar aesthetic and focus on sustainable and ethical fashion makes mixing and matching easy.   Who: This shop is for the ladies. What: Quality, timeless pieces from Canberra, interstate, and New Zealand based labels such as Karen Lee, SNZ, Pure Pod, and Kowtow. How Much: $$$ Why: The setup of the Assemblage Project retail space allows… Continue Reading

Designer Op Shop

  Not only does this Canberra boutique stock pre-loved clothes and accessories, it is also home to glasswear, homewares and furniture, making it a one stop shop for luxurious finds. Owned and operated by a mother and daughter team who strive to provide a range of national and international designer pieces, the Designer Op Shop is a must on the Braddon retail trail.   Who: Ladies. What: Pre-loved fashion and accessories in excellent condition. How Much: $$ – $$$ Why: The perfect place to find something special for yourself and your home. Where: 18 Lonsdale St Braddon ACT 2612  … Continue Reading

Rebel Muse

  This elegant, modern boutique houses an edit of the latest trends alongside a core collection of luxe wardrobe essentials. Clothes are arranged to suggest entire outfits so as to make shopping as simple and enjoyable as possible. And it doesn’t stop with the clothes; Rebel Muse also stocks beautiful shoes, accessories and jewellery. The team of ‘Muses’ are on hand in store to help with any of your fashion desires while their website offers styling tips, fashion news and of course, the option of shopping from your very own home.   Who: Ladies What: Labels include Acler, Matteau Swimwear,… Continue Reading

Pink Ink

  This Canberra boutique celebrates the art of fashion and sets out to offer more of an experience than just straight up shopping. With a team of trained stylists on hand to help with your every wardrobe desire, you are sure to come away with something truly special. The space features original artworks, spacious dressing rooms, and comfy chairs for your shopping buddy to sit on while you try absolutely everything on.   Who: The ladies. What: You will find labels such as Ellery, Max Mara, Trelise Cooper, Jerome Dreyfuss. How much: $$ – $$$$ Affordable basics ranging to luxury… Continue Reading