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Shopping in Melbourne always comes with added extras, with laneway discoveries and cafe culture as much a part of the experience as the loot from local designers and the best of international brands.

Ever-evolving shopping choices make it possible to create a different shopping spree every time you venture out, whether you're after high fashion or fine art, jewellery or accessories, homewares or stationery. The city's myriad laneways and arcades harbour untold gems, inner city precincts spoil you for choice, while department stores and shopping centres continue to raise the bar.

The city's passion for fashion is a serious matter, a fact not overlooked by international retail giants looking to establish Australian outposts, and local designers keen on getting a strong start.

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Lupa, Northcote, Victoria, Australia

Lupa

Embrace your inner she-wolf and get behind Lupa's admirable aims to reject disposable fashion in favour of local style. You'll look good, to boot.

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The Walk Arcade

The Walk Arcade

The Walk Arcade offers high profile national and specialty stores catering for all your shopping needs. Located in the heart of the Melbourne CBD,...

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A Shop Called Moth, Albert Park, Victoria, Australia

A Shop Called Moth

Find casual and formal wear, handcrafted jewellery and unique individual pieces from exclusive brands sourced fortnightly from around the globe.

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White Suede, Prahran, Victoria, Australia

White Suede

Add edge to your wardrobe with dresses, tees, jeans and swimwear by designer Jacqui Demkiw, whose label is globally renowned yet still underground.

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Fannyz Jaakan, Windsor, Victoria, Australia

Fanny'z Jaakan

Find raunchy, fun clothing with lots of frills and exposed undies from local label Jakaan as well as ranges from other select Australian labels.

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Tarlo & Graham, Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Image copyright Tarlo & Grahram.

Tarlo & Graham

If you love eccentric antique objects, vintage bits and industrial design, you simply can't pass this souped up curiosity shop by.

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Polyester Records, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Polyester Records

Snap up new releases from new blood like East Link and Multiple Man and replenish your indie staples collection at this revered Fitzroy record store.

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Spring Street Grocer, Melbourne, Victoria, Ausralia

The Spring Street Grocer

Venture into a world of gourmet groceries and fresh, organic produce along with a fancy made-to-order sandwich bar and an underground cheese cellar.

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Rose Street Artists Market, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia

Rose Street Artists Market

Meet and greet a sizeable line-up of Melbourne's emerging artists and designers at this quiet Fitzroy institution. Open Saturdays and Sundays.

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Marais, Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Marais

Head to the gleaming Marais flagship store for your pick of the most achingly cool, covetable pieces by Givenchy, Lanvin and Victor & Rolf.

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The Meat Hall (pictured) is the oldest building on the Market site - built in 1869 - preceding hte official opening of the Queen Victoria Market by 9 years!

Queen Victoria Market

Shop 'til you drop at this celebrated market to see buskers, find souvenirs and to marvel at the fresh produce and the treats in the Dairy Hall.

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Albert & Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Albert & Victoria

Give your wardrobe and home the royal treatment with unique pieces. Think one-off, bespoke jewellery, women's clothing, accessories and homewares.

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Willow, Hawksburn, Victoria, Australia

Willow

Surround yourself with the glamour of Willow's exquisitely ethereal gowns, lingerie and outerwear, plus fine art in the label's Melbourne boutiques.

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Filly & Mare, Middle Park, Victoria, Australia

Filly & Mare

Feel the love for major Australian designers like Akira, Fleur Wood, Tigerlilly and Zimmerman, as well as Italian perfumes and exotic scented candles.

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The Bitch is Back, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia

The Bitch is Back

Find the best and boldest 20th-century designed furniture: custom-made Australian, collectable Danish and Italian design pieces, plus furnishings.

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Spacecraft, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spacecraft

Glimpse into the creative mind of printmaker, Stewart Russell, and brighten up your home with works fusing the traditional with the contemporary.

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Monk House Design, Brunswick East, Victoria, Australia

Monk House Design

Ladies, don't monkey around at this small Sydney Road boutique with a big reputation stocking independent labels by local and international designers.

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Something Aussie Shop Front

Something Aussie

Browse a huge range of Australania souvenirs, arts and crafts, jewellery, quirky gifts, gourmet treats, fluffy Aussie toys and iconic outback gear.

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Alphaville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Alphaville

Get your Jean-Luc Godard on with Alpha60, Australia's most consistent range of smart-looking clothes for smart-looking people. Be the alpha of the pack.

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