We may be advocates for the frequent online shop; but nothing beats the thrill of sifting through racks of beautiful fabrics, having a welcoming shop assistant faff over you and walking out with a tissue-paper-wrapped, Australian-made design.
We've taken it upon ourselves to do the research (aka shopping... strenuous task, right) to reveal three of Brisbane’s most exclusive fashion boutiques which you have to know. Whether you are in need of a style revamp or are simply looking to add a few amazing pieces to your wardrobe make sure you visit 400 Co., Maiocchi and Tengdahl!
Each destination paves the way forward so you can build a timeless and exquisite wardrobe. These local boutiques will fulfill your fashion dreams and we're certain they'll be (if not already) your new favourite labels!
Imagine a perfectly curated wardrobe that paves the way to feeling like the ultimate #girlboss. Are you intrigued?
Well, we've discovered a label that you won't be able to live without. Simply put, it's the power of confidence inspired by what women want and need in the corporate sector.
Let us introduce you to 400 Co. A brand that has pushed the boundaries and created a clever line of business attire that can easily transition from your desk to a dinner date.. and it doesn't stop there.
Founder and Designer, Laura Chong, will help you build a timeless wardrobe that will have you looking fabulous during the working week through to your weekend.
400 Co. believes in excellence, quality and style. Their pieces are hand tailored with meticulous attention to detail from button placement to their printed silk linings.
If you're looking for excellence, quality and style know that 400 Co. will ultimately have you wearing your secret to success.
For more information or to shop online visit www.the400co.com.au.
Location: 188 Edward Street, Brisbane QLD 4000
Ladies, your wardrobes are about to be charmed. We've discovered a delightfully, fabulous brand that is iconic, incredibly flattering and knows how to make women feel oh-so special!
Maiocchi is the beautiful result of Designer, Deanne Mayocchi's passion for travel, love of vintage curiosities, and fascination of traditional craft techniques from the East.
Each piece is inspired by an eclectic mix of mediums, which is why it comes as no surprise that Maiocchi designs are instantly recognisable.
Personalised with precious handmade details, quirky touches and delightful textures and trims - each garment is forever vintage inspired and timeless. And if that's not enough to make you fall head over heels, know that Maiocchi is an Australian owned business, the collections are made right here in Brisbane and the sizes range from 6 to 18.
By reworking classic silhouettes into modern garments, Maiocchi ensures each season you can be fabulously fashionable but still hone in on your personal style. Custom retro prints always reign supreme, bold colours will have you looking opulent and flattering cuts will have you feeling sophisticated and confident.
Each frock is made with tender love and care, so you can be certain that your new Maicocchi design will live happily ever after...
For more information or to shop online visit www.maiocchi.com.au.
Location: Shop 28 Brisbane Arcade, 117 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD 4000
Finding a label that perfectly embodies both confidence and sophistication is often a challenge… But you're in luck, because here at Fashion Weekly, we've found a keeper!
Proud to be one of only few Australian made luxury labels, Tengdahl's offering ranges from leisure and corporate wear through to cocktail and evening pieces. The label ultimately thrives off the empowerment of femininity, confidence and strong values of authenticity.
Hand made in Brisbane, Tengdahl's award-winning designs honour the tradition of luxury fashion with exquisite textiles, impeccable craftsmanship and innovative-yet timeless designs. Each collection boasts a signature print that represents the range's mood and feel.
Founder and Designer, Julie Tengdahl, sources the finest fabrics and finishings from around the world to be meticulously crafted in her Brisbane workroom. Tengdahl also designs and creates their own textiles so you know that each piece embodies a unique style that transcends trends and age groups.
Tengdahl is renowned amongst clients and customers globally for making women shine!
For more information or to shop online visit www.tengdahl.com.
Location: Brisbane Arcade, Queens Street Mall, Brisbane QLD 4000 & Emporium, Shop 6, 1000 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD 4006
Please note: This list appears in alphabetical order and is in no way listed in numerical preference.