Lefty, arty and subversive in the best possible way, Streetlight is the place to find that elusive Miles Davis disc or Charles Bukowski poetry compilation.
Maps, charts and guides for walking, hiking and touring, plus GPS sales and advice.
Another SA smash hit, selling boots handmade from single pieces of leather.
Adelaide’s oldest bookshop (since 1945).
Stocks a snarling range of punk, skate, vintage, biker and rockabilly gear, plus second-hand cowboy boots. Rock on!
The best bookshop in Adelaide, in the worst location (in the thick of the Hindley St strip-club fray)? Jazz, floorboards, Persian rugs and occasional live readings and book launches.
The catch cry here is 'Handmade in Adelaide' − a brilliant assortment of paintings, jewellery, glassware, ceramics and textiles, plus a gallery upstairs. Their 'Heaps Good' T-shirts are appropriately pro-SA on a hot…
An international success story, SA's own Jurlique sells fragrant skincare products (some Rosewater Balancing Mist, anyone?) that are pricey but worth every cent.
Textiles, jewellery, bags, cards and canvasses from a 35-member local arts co-op. Meet the artists in-store.
Named after a famed Rundle St trader from the 1920s, this hip shop is the place for fab frocks, rockin' boots, street-beating sneakers, jewellery, watches and hats.