Loosen your purse strings and wander Melbourne's streets for a spot of retail therapy. From vintage treasures and sale outlets, to artisan goods and gourmet pantry goods, there's plenty of great shops to throw a credit card at. For more ways to treat yourself, check out the best spas and bath houses in Melbourne.
The ultimate shopping guide to Melbourne
Get your wallet ready – Melbourne's got some of the best retail therapy destinations around
Shopper’s guide to Bridge Road
Get designer items for a steal on Bridge Road's many discount outlets.
Shopper's guide to Carlton
While Carlton's better known for its restaurants, the suburb is also a decent spot for some retail therapy.
Shopper's guide to Gertrude Street
There's no two ways about it: Gertrude Street is home to some of the best boutique shopping the city has to offer.
Shopper's guide to Greville Street
For a small strip of shops, Greville Street offers a great variety of stores, whether you're after some art or custom-made boots.
Shopper’s guide to Smith Street
Visit a five-star butcher, buy a good bottle of vino, or get some vintage threads, there are plenty of place to swipe your card on Smith St.
Shopper's guide to Sydney Road
Explore the Brunswick end of Sydney Road – the shopping heaven you didn't know about.
Shopper's guide to laneways and arcades
Make your shopping spree an adventure through Melbourne's historical cobbled laneways and arcades.
Melbourne's best markets
From organic produce to arts and crafts, there's a Melbourne market happening near you this weekend.
Weird and wonderful shops
Finding the right gift for that one-of-a-kind friend can be a challenge, but never fear: we’re here to help.
Alternative fashion shops
Our favourite stores for the folks whose sense of style transcends seasons and trends.
Men's style and grooming
Armed with our guide to Melbourne’s best manporiums, you’ll be turning heads in no time.
Where to buy edible treats
The best cheese shops in Melbourne
Even if you're lactose intolerant, it's hard not to love cheese. Check out our favourite places to pick up a wedge or a wheel or two.
The best chocolate shops in Melbourne
If you're going to treat yourself to some chocolate, you may as well have the best – these are our favourites.
The best health food stores in Melbourne
Eat healthy and feel better with these top stores around Melbourne
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