With the cold already settling in, this means it’s time to put the singlet and thongs away and take out your warmest coats and beanies. “But my outfits are so last season” you sob into your collection of puffer jackets and "wooleyester" fleece – well, never fear! We’ve put together this great guide to the hottest winter retail experiences around Perth, perfect for updating your seasonal style! And in case you get hungry after all that shopping, we’ve also included a few dining suggestions where you can refuel your body and warm your soul until you’re ready for more retail therapy!
Subiaco’s unique fashion scene means there’s no reason to be sporting last season’s clothes this winter. The perfect place to update your winter wardrobe, AMIA’s preowned items have been hand-picked from across the globe with the idea of making luxury fashion and accessories available to those on a more modest budget. Just down Rokeby Road is Subiaco mainstay DECJUBA is known for their effortless and edgy women’s apparel, and is the perfect place to find that stylish winter jacket or coat.
One the latest editions to Subiaco’s designer fashion scene, Flannel has quickly established itself as a must-visit destination where experienced stylists offer top-tier advice and customer service. If you’re in need of some new winter boots to keep your toes warm or a stylish pair of heels to hit the town in, it’s hard to go past Hay Street’s Dimario Shoes. And after a full day of shopping? You’ll need some refreshments to replenish your spirit, and Subiaco’s latest addition to its bustling hospitality scene, Your Local, is more than up to the task.
Ms Demeanour’s collection of laid-back styles and cozy winter clothes makes it the perfect location to browse this winter season. Offering a range of jackets, basics and dresses, Ms Demeanour also has you covered in the shoes and accessories department. For those who are too busy (or too cold!) to come to the boutique for a browse, Ms Demeanour offers online shopping with free domestic shipping on orders over $100.
Woven & Willow was established in 2007, proudly carrying Australian designed clothing, for all occasions, from casual to formal. As the temperature drops, check out their range of jumpers, sweaters and pants from brands including Staple the Label, Elk Accessories and Cable Melbourne. Feeling too lazy to venture outside? You can also shop Woven & Willow’s large collection online.
Explore Angelo Street in South Perth this winter and discover an eclectic mix of locally owned boutiques, cafes and gift shops to help you escape the chill. Whether you are looking for a comfortable space for a bite to eat with friends or somewhere to shop for cozy outfits to fill your winter wardrobe, you will find it on Angelo Street.
Freshly stocked with winter knitwear, hats and scarves, Lables Boutique at 84 Angelo Street is a must-visit while in South Perth. Owner Julian selects every item in her store with love and care, sourcing high quality labels for women from all walks of life. Already much-loved by South Perth locals, the secret is out about this fantastic little boutique.
Not only is Luxe Gift and Décor the perfect place to shop for unique gifts, it’s also full to the brim with casual women’s clothing and accessories you won’t find anywhere else. Think soft and stylish outfits, fun casual t-shirts and slouchy knits to get you through the season. Their service is wonderful too, with a smiling face always on hand to help you choose the perfect item to rug up with. Visit Luxe Gift and Décor at 72 Angelo Street.
There’s a reason Globe Coffee House has been popular for so long. Offering a welcoming Parisian-inspired atmosphere and cozy place to escape the bustle of Angelo Street, stop by for coffee, buttery pastries & globally influenced meals from breakfast through to dinner. When it’s time to escape the weather with dinner and a drink, small bar Typsy Monk has that friendly neighborhood bar feel that keeps us coming back. The softly-lit and modern fit out adds to the comfortable atmosphere as you dive in to their menu of tempting share plates and creative cocktails.
Indulge in the many wonderful winter necessities for both your wardrobe upgrades and foodie adventures in the City of Perth. Since their establishment in 2005, Highs and Lows have remained a stand-out name for the underground streetwear sector. Located on the infamous King Street, you’ll find brands such as Carhartt, The North Face and Comme des Gar Garçons as well as their own label. We recommend keeping warm in one of their matching hoodie and sweatpants sets.
Dragon Hot Pot, located in Northbridge, is no-brainer for your winter essentials. It'll feel like a hot pot version of 'Build a Bear' with how much you can customise your bowl of goodness. Grab a pot and tongs when you enter and then fill up on all your favourite ingredients, this will be an absolute must this winter!
Kumo Kumo quickly became a Perth dessert destination and has kept itself in the game. Kumo comes from the Japanese word for 'cloud', and these soft stacks certainly live up to the translation. Their souffle pancakes are perfect for that post-dinner, sweet treat that our dessert bellies always ensure there's room for.
A change of season is a great excuse to update your wardrobe, and here in Vincent we have your winter clothing needs sorted. If you’re in need of new footwear, and who isn’t? Hunter Store on Oxford Street, Leederville offers a uniquely curated selection of designer boots to choose from.
Whether you’re looking for a statement piece or something more versatile, boots can help anchor an outfit and complete your overall winter look. Hunter Store also offer a collection of leather bags, natural beauty products, leather wallets and fine jewellery to accentuate your winter ensemble.
For comfy lounge and knitwear, Solis Boutique is a hidden gem in Mt Hawthorn worth discovering. Owner Chiara Del Re stocks a wide collection of local well known designers and established national labels and can even offer fashion advice having spent years working in the industry.
For fashion that is unique and affordable make a pit stop at Lula & Sasha – which has stores in North Perth and along the trendy café strip in Maylands. Choose from casual boho dresses to stylish event wear. There is also a collection of jackets, coats and jumpers – perfect a chilly winter’s night in the city.
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