A Guide To Boutique Christmas Shopping in Brisbane

A Guide To Boutique Christmas Shopping in Brisbane

We found something for every kind of friend!

By Emmy-Lou McKean | 30th November 2017

For some, Christmas time is the most wonderful time of the year. For others, it can be the most stressful (and expensive!). But, this year we’ve created a list of the best boutiques for Christmas shopping so you won’t have to get your Grinch on this Christmas.

Get your wish lists ready, because we’re about to make your Christmas gifting much easier!

Space Furniture | Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne

Every home is special in its own individual way and Space Furniture is the ultimate destination if you’re in the market for an interior gift that even your most hard-to-buy-for friend will love. With many unique finds for your home from a number of leading designer brands on offer, one visit to Space Furniture will quickly see your Christmas wish list grow tenfold. We cannot stop swooning over the new Jellies range from Italian design brand Kartell. The collection combines the distinct design elements that the brand is known for with creative and contemporary flair, offering a comprehensive line up of dining accessories that will suit any kind of table. You’ll more than likely wrap these up and pop them under the tree for yourself to open on Christmas morning.

Sunday Society | Seven Hills

Whether you’re looking to treat yourself or your homewares-loving friend this Christmas, a visit to Sunday Society in Seven Hills won’t have you walking out empty-handed. The unique collection of modern interiors, fashion and lifestyle essentials is bound to have anyone daydreaming of a room update. With a team experienced in interior decorating and home styling, this boutique destination is for lovers of the finer things with a penchant for creative design. From marble coasters and coffee table books to framed prints and bar carts, you’ll be bound to find something unique.

Sheets On The Line | Paddington

For the gift that keeps on giving, you can’t go past beautiful new bedding and the linen from Sheets on the Line are what sweet dreams are made of. It’s no surprise that pure linen is having a moment in our wardrobes so why not enjoy it in the bedroom, too. The collection comes in a range of colours like moody forest green and soft blush peony. Hot tip: Gifting Sheets on the Line linen to your partner will have you scoring the benefits of waking up on the right side of the bed too! If bedding is a little too personal, Sheets On The Line also have a beautiful selection of candles, books, soaps, ceramics, and organic tea as well as a gorgeous range of baskets, table linen and accessories for those who appreciate a little luxury.

Happiness Place | Paddington

Just as the name suggests, Happiness Place is your one-stop-shop for all things happy. If you have someone in your life who loves fun times and good vibes, the gifts, fashion, stationary and accessories at Happiness Place are bound to put a smile on their dial. From quirky diaries and planners to cheeky wine bottle tags and the cutest kid’s gifts you’ve ever laid eyes on, you’re bound to find the perfect Christmas gift for your fun-loving friends and their families. Not sure where to start looking? Trust us when we recommend starting at the Bonita Kaftans and you won’t look back. Happiness Place also offer Afterpay, which is perfect for the spending season and they will even brightly gift wrap your special present so you don’t have to!

Parade | Wilston

Celebrating all things beautiful, both big and small, Parade store in Wilston proves that sometimes a little gifting can go a long way. Parade is the ideal destination for the hard-to-buy-for friend who appreciates the finer things in life. At Parade, you’ll find everything from women’s fashion and accessories to coffee table books, mugs and teacups, mirrors, candles and cards. When you visit, be sure to keep an eye out for the smallest staff member at Parade, Winston the shop dog.

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Nook | West End

On Browning Street in West End you’ll find the cosiest nook full of unique wares, handmade accessories and quirky fashion. Nook is home to a number of home-grown brands and artisans and is a destination for shoppers looking for something a little different. The store has a diverse selection of gifts, including everything from prints, pots and plates to furniture, clothing and stationery.

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Olive Home | Gasworks & Paddington

If you’re a fan of Australian and New Zealand fashion labels and innovative homewares, Olive Home is a store that provides Brisbane with an exciting destination full of a colourful medley of trinkets, gifts, homewares and furniture. Olive Home and Olive Woman located on Given Terrace in Paddington offers a hand-selected range of fashion and accessories from Ginger & Smart, Morrison, and White Label Noba alongside many other cutting-edge Aussie labels. The Ollie & Lloyd store located at Gasworks Plaza is a concept store by Olive Home and has an impressive range of gifts, candles, bedding, dining essentials, furniture and nick-nacks for everyone.

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White Bungalow | Nundah

Stepping into White Bungalow will make you feel like you’ve been transported to a luxury beachside home. Everywhere you turn in the store inspires a face-lift for your home décor whether it be with beautiful blooms and plants or Hamptons-style furniture. A visit to White Bungalow will ensure you pick up a li’l something bound to impress any kind of friend (and not cost you a fortune, either).

Scrumptious Reads | Red Hill

This is one for the foodies! If you have a friend who has a love affair with all things food, Scrumptious Reads in Red Hill is your ultimate destination dedicated to dining. With an impressive and growing collection of magazines, books, stationery and gifts all dedicated to culinary delights, you’re bound to impress your food-loving pals.

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Article by Emmy-Lou McKean

Emmy-Lou McKean is a Journalist at Style Magazines. She is a self-confessed pyjama enthusiast and on her weekends when she isn't in said pyjamas you'll find her enjoying live music, sipping Matcha lattes and eating her way through Brisbane and beyond.