Image: Volange Paris
Bronte is a quiet suburb that lies between Waverley, Bondi and Clovelly. It has come a long way since its days with one local milk bar, a fish’n’chip shop and a glorious beach. You can now spend a leisurely afternoon shopping for fashion, gifts and homewares along Bronte Road. Let’s take a peek at what shopping in Bronte to offer.
Quirky gift shop
Not the best at buying gifts? A trip to Jo & I is all you’ll need. This quaint boutique carries everything from thoughtful gifts and greeting cards, to women’s jewellery, accessories and homewares. You’ll be surprised at the variety and rest assured, won’t leave this shop empty-handed.
Your answer to stunning and unique flowers is right here. Whether it is for your home, wedding, events, or for someone special, Samambaia provides you with gorgeous blooms in contemporary arrangements.
Contemporary home and lifestyle emporium
The Design Hunter is a design retail experience housing a selection of bespoke pieces sourced from makers, artists and designers locally and from around the world. Have a chat with one of their friendly in-store interior designers for tips on how to decorate your living space, using select pieces from within the store. You’ll also discover a range of bath accessories, art collections, candles, scents, gifts and books – apart from the usual suspects like contemporary furniture and home accessories.
Uses gorgeous natural cotton and silk fibres
Venetia Elaine began in a terrace house in Paddington, Sydney, producing hand-made and individually hand-dyed garments to sell at Paddington Market. Today, the label continues to design and produce womenswear at their Bronte outlet. Using gorgeous natural cotton and silk fibres, the pieces evoke a dreamy bohemian feel throughout their designs.
Très Chic Women’s Fashion
Want to know how to be Parisian chic? You’ll find all your answers at Volange Paris. Created by two French sisters, one in Paris, the other in Sydney, Volange Paris is a fashion boutique concept that introduces Australian women to the chic, effortless and trendy Parisians’ style. The selection, renewed each month, mixes French designer clothes, accessories and footwear chosen by the founders.