Top Choice Jewellery in Paddington & Centennial Park

Dinosaur Designs

This tiny store is a visual treat. Richly coloured, translucent resin bangles and baubles sit among technicoloured vases and bowls, and chunky sterling-silver rings and necklaces. It's all beautiful, hand-made in Sy…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Paddington & Centennial Park

Alicia Hollen

Edgy but optimistic, avant-garde yet wearable; the bright designs of Alicia Hollen are seasonal statement wear. Striking and original. It often opens on Sunday too.
Market in Paddington & Centennial Park

Paddington Markets

Originating in the 1970s, when they were drenched in the scent of patchouli oil, these markets are considerably more mainstream these days. They're still worth exploring for their new and vintage clothing, crafts an…
Books in Paddington & Centennial Park

Berkelouw Books

Expecting the dank aroma of second-hand books? Forget it! Follow your nose up to the cafe, then browse through three floors of preloved tomes, new releases, antique maps and Australia's largest collection of rare bo…
Food in Paddington & Centennial Park

Simon Johnson

Simon Johnson is the place to fill your high-class picnic hamper. You’ll find the tastiest olives, the creamiest French and Italian chocolates and the crispiest English biscuits, along with imported olive oils and v…
Art in Paddington & Centennial Park

Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery

For decades this high-powered commercial gallery has showcased innovative contemporary work, representing artists such as Tracey Moffatt, David Noonan and Bill Henson. It's great for a nosy even if you're not lookin…
Jewellery in Paddington & Centennial Park

Verne Jewels

Nicholas Bullough assembles the artefacts, stones, pearls and gems he purchases from around the world with an exquisite eye and a wry sense of history. It's an out-of-the-ordinary, personal place to shop.
Fashion & Accessories in Paddington & Centennial Park


On a street filled with cute shops in terraced houses, this is one of Paddington's more interesting women's boutiques, stocking a curated range from Australian and international designers.
Art in Paddington & Centennial Park

Australian Galleries

Contemporary Australian painting and sculpture for seriously cashed-up collectors; A-list artists have been jostling to hang their wares here for nearly 60 years.
Art in Paddington & Centennial Park

Wagner Contemporary

The Wagner family are Paddington art royalty, and this smart gallery in the heart of the art quarter has impeccable taste and exciting contemporary exhibitions.