What's New in Brisbane: Shopping

Brisbane’s diverse fashion and retail scene boasts a stunning array of hidden gems around every corner, from small and fashion-forward boutiques, quirky retail stores to elegant arcades and luxury retailers. We've sourced the recent retail openings to help fill your wardrobe, home and pantry, or provide ideas on gifts for even the most difficult person to buy for.

Assembly Label, Fortitude Valley

Offering high-quality women and menswear, Assembly label has opened on James Street, providing Brisbane with their fine-design and ageless collections. Shop the variety of high-end accessories or wardrobe essential clothing with materials including silk, denim and linen.

OPENING SOON: Bespoked, Fortitude Valley

A fine tailor is set to open next to sixes and sevens on James Street for those who understand the quality and finesse of bespoke tailoring. Offering customised suits, shirts, jackets and accessories which are cut and custom measured to the customer before being hand-stitched using traditional and new technology processes. 

Milliners in Residence Popup, Queens Plaza

Brisbane's most talented milliners are currently residing on level one in Queens Plaza. Visit the popup for one-on-one consultations or too purchase the perfect piece for your winter racing wardrobe. 

Contra, Brisbane City

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Contra is a retail concept that is focused on curating both new and established local and international high-end, contemporary labels in a retail environment. Each item within the store is selected for its role in illustrating this vision. Brands include Études and Maison Kitsuné from France, Lou Dalton and Dr. Marten’s from the UK, menswear label CMMN SWDN from Sweden, Soulland from Denmark, Daily Paper from the Netherlands, A.FOUR Labs from Japan, District Vision from the US and Il Bussetto from Italy.

The Daily Edited, Brisbane City

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The Daily Edited has arrived at David Jones in Queens Plaza and celebrates your individuality and personal style. Offering customisable accessories from bags to clutches to stationery, there is sure to be something for everyone on offer. Find the perfect gift, or gift to self!

David Jones Boutique, Fortitude Valley

The second in Australia, James Street is very excited to have the David Jones Boutique store set to open in late March at the marie claire up late event. Spanning over three levels, this luxury David Jones store will be include a selection of fashion, beauty and accessory brands, some of which will only be found in this high-end concept. 

Dinosaur Designs, Fortitude Valley

These unique designs beloved by the CBD community, can now be found in the new store now open on James Street, Fortitude Valley. Continuing to use resin and the different materials that make each collection unique, every piece made by Dinosaur Designs is handcrafted in Australia using sustainable working methods. 

Furla, Brisbane City

Producing bags, shoes and accessories for both men and women, Italian brand Furla is located on the ground floor of QueensPlaza. 

Queen Street Mall Shopping

The Lip Lab, Brisbane City

Personalised Gifts

Make an appointment with a professional colour consultant and The Lip Lab on Adelaide St. The Lip Lab provides consultation and creates custom-blended shades personalised to you.

Lululemon, Brisbane City

Lululemon

Lululemon has arrived in the Queen Street Mall to meet your activewear needs. The activewear craze has brought this Canadian brand to Wintergarden, designed to make you look good and feel even better in the comfortable, yoga-inspired activewear.

Mon Purse, Brisbane City

Personalised Gifts

Luxury European-made handbags and leather goods from Mon Purse have arrived at Myer in the CBD, and are affordable for any woman regardless of her budget. To top it off, you can customise and design your own bag to become part of your signature style or to highlight your individuality.

Sacha Drake, Queens Plaza


With a successful store in Paddington, it only seemed right that Sacha Drake would open a store in the city. The designs aim to make women look and feel their very best with a range that is catered to all body shapes. Visit the stylists instore who can help you find the perfect piece. 

Sephora, Chermside

it's what you've all been waiting for and its finally here, Sephora has opened its doors to the crowds of Brisbane. The lines are no longer out the door so its safe to head in and stock up on your favourites including Anastasia Beverly Hills, Sigma Beauty and Tarte.  

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