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Perfume in Fortitude Valley

Libertine

While you won't stumble across any celeb-endorsed eau de toilettes at Libertine, you will discover some of the world's most coveted and hard-to-find perfume and skincare brands for women and men. Among them is Amoua…
Fashion & Accessories in Fortitude Valley

Fallow

Up a flight of stairs is this brooding chamber of avant-garde men's fashion. The focus is on sculptural, androgynous pieces from cult-status ateliers not usually stocked in Australia (think Germany's Pal Offner and …
Fashion & Accessories in Fortitude Valley

Camilla

Fans of Camilla's statement-making silk kaftans include Beyonce and Oprah Winfrey. And while the label may be Bondi based, its wildly patterned, resort-style creations – which also include frocks, tops, jumpsuits an…
Food in Central Brisbane

Noosa Chocolate Factory

Don't delude yourself: the small batch, artisanal chocolates from this Sunshine Coast Willy Wonka will override any self control. Best sellers include generous, marshmallowy Rocky Road and a very Queensland concocti…
Fashion & Accessories in Fortitude Valley

Winn Lane

Duck behind Ann St (off Winn St) and discover this arty congregation of boutiques, bookshops, jewellers and casual eats. Spangled with street art, the vibe is emerging and quirky. Don't miss Miss Bond for contempora…
Antiques in Kangaroo Point & Woolloongabba

Woolloongabba Antique Centre

Brisbane's biggest antiques centre is a veritable sea of memories and design inspiration. Scour its 60-plus stalls for original and upcycled furniture (including Danish Modernist pieces), collectable glassware, Amer…
Fashion & Accessories in Central Brisbane

Maiocchi

Homegrown label Maiocchi is well known for its gorgeous, vintage-inspired frocks, simple in cut but rich in little details and quirks. Expect custom prints, 50s silhouettes and the Japanese influences. Your next sum…
Jewellery in Fortitude Valley

Miss Bond

Her name is Bond. Kerrie Bond. And if it isn't handmade, she won't sell it. What you will find in Miss Bond's driveway-turned-studio is a curated selection of fetching, locally made jewellery. The pieces here are st…
Fashion & Accessories in Fortitude Valley

Outpost

Hipsters and urban lumberjacks hit Outpost for cool, workwear-inspired threads from the likes of Japan's Edwin, Australia's Invicta Venture and Station Stripes and America's Carhartt. The store stocks its own retro-…
Food in Fortitude Valley

Angelo's Fresh Pasta

Kneading the good stuff since 1968, northern Italian Angelo peddles perfect pasta from a red shed in a backstreet car park. You'll find both fresh and dry varieties, such as beetroot fettuccine, basil tagiatelle and…