Pack your bags: Five boutiques to have you Spendour-ready
Katey Bulner | On 14, Jul 2016
Splendour In The Grass, a time where limits cease to exist and trends are merely for the weak-hearted. Itâ€™s time to bring your own flare to the field, whether its lace, fringe or bright pink lycra…Â
The Creative Issue have searched and wandered upon five boutiques that are sure to have you not only excited about the line up of music, but also theÂ line up of yourÂ outfits. Become and wear whatever you want to be with the help of these vintage, high quality and handmade sourced labels, all designed byÂ the creative works of localÂ Australians.
LENNI THE LABEL
A clothing label that is not for the gutless. Lenni expresses the nostalgia for the classic 70â€™s style through her uniquely designed pieces and vintage works. These clothes and shoes will have yourself feeling anything from wild-spirited, classic, comfortable, sexy and even a little dark and mysterious. Shop the looks on their Instagram and Website.
Specialising in modern and vintage clothing, Brisbane brand Sunday Social is the definition of the simplistic yet complicated â€˜cool chicâ€™, with the blend of a little boho. Become a piece of their artwork and shop the looks on their Website and Instagram.
An independent, boutique based on the Gold Coast that produces a collection of unique handmade bags, wallets, apparel, and footwear created from different leathers, suedes, and boldly coloured fabrics. Inspired by exotic locations, each Lokoa piece is designed with the beauty of mystery and adventure through itâ€™s vibrancy, boldness and playful detailing. Visit the Lokoa brand on their Instagram and Website.
NINE LIVES BAZAAR
Stuck and transfixed in the bygone era of beehives and iconic Twiggy eyes, this South East Queensland label is inspired off the beauty in vintage thrifted treasures. Their collections â€˜This Golden Romanceâ€™ and â€˜In the Sky with Diamondsâ€™ consists of similar designs with versatile styles, ensuring that whether you are looking for a skirt, jumpsuit or dress – theyâ€™ve got you covered. Head over to their Instagram and Website to see more.
FALLEN BROKEN STREET
Be mad as a hatter and go crazy with this cutting edge Byron brand that specialises in high quality felt and straw hats. An outfit is never fully complete without accessories, and with this wide selection of products that are made with extreme care for detail and outstanding styles, you are sure to make a statement – feathers, buttons, leathers and all. Check out the range on their Instagram and Website.
So, this festival try something different and try something new. Pack your bags with Lenni the Label, Sunday Social, LOKOA, Nine Lives Bazaar and Fallen Broken Street, and let your inner Splendour goddess run free.
ImageÂ credit: Lenni the Label, Sunday Social,Â LOKOA,Â Nine Lives Bazaar, Fallen Broken Street