Upcoming Brisbane Fashion Events - A broke girl's guide
Rachael Blackman | On 02, Dec 2015
If you’re a fashionista on a budget this is the list for you. From store openings to vintage markets, there are plenty of affordable things to do in Brisbane.
UNIQLO Comes to Brisbane
Where:Â Indooroopilly Shopping Centre
Details: From Japan all the way to Brisbane, UNIQLO offers simple high quality designs that are loved by everyone. Brisbane will launch the grand opening of its first store this Thursday. With a nod to its Japanese origins UNIQLO will grace guests with a performance by several Japanese Taiko drummers. In addition, the celebrations will be marked an exclusive grand opening sale.
Who:Â Hosted by Vindie Markets
Where:Â Rumpus Room â€“ 56 Russel st, West end, Brisbane
When:Â 10AM â€“ 3PM
Details: Have a field day shopping fabulous pre-loved designs. The event is bringing together private vendors as well as experienced vintage collectors to bring a mix of vintage, indie and gypsy styles. The market has a range of products buy from handmade jewellery to Bohemian chic. If you find yourself tired from all your shopping relax at one of their available massage station. Home wares and pot plants are also available.
Where:Â Brisbane Square
When:Â 12PM â€“ 5PM
Details: An oldie but a goodie, the Suitcase Rummage is a great way to get your hands on one-of -a-kind fashion pieces. The market invites people from all around Brisbane to bring their unwanted clothes to swap and sell â€“ one manâ€™s trash is another manâ€™s treasure. Browse through various artworks, clothing, jewellery, shoes and much more. For those looking to sell, register at the Suitcase Rummage website here.
Boudoir Bazaar Fashion Market
Where:Â Brisbane Broncos League Club â€“ 98 Fulcher Road Red Hill
When:Â 10AM â€“ 3PM
Details: Trendy and affordable, the Boudoir Bazaar Fashion Market is fabulous for theÂ fashion-savvy shopping on a budget. The market boasts a range of designer vintage styles that are sure to make any fashionista weak at the knees. Get a little bit wild as you search your ways through the racks to find that hidden vintage treasure. Choose from a range of handbags, shoes, hats, clothing and jewellery. Free parking is offered onsite as well as street parking. There is an ATM available, as most vendors wonâ€™t take card.
Young Designer Market
Where:Â Little Stanley st, South Bank, Brisbane
When:Â 10AM â€“ 4PM
Details: This bi-monthly fashion market invites upcoming designers to show off their talents- upcoming designers include Anna Hulm,Â Denver McKenzie and Michelle Pujol. The stalls sell a range of fashion, jewellery, homewares, art and much more. Make a day of it and grab some ice cream from Nitrogenie while you peruse the stalls.
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