Ask anyone where is the best boutique shopping in Lower North Shore and all fingers will point to Mosman. Not only does it have a unique village feel, this charming precinct is also peppered with sophisticated multi-concept shops selling everything from luxurious activewear to contemporary furniture. Our guide to shopping in Mosman showcases a discerning mix of established and emerging labels along Military Road.
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An establishment at Mosman Village for over 25 years and counting, Accoutrement is a one-stop destination for all your kitchen essentials. From cookware to gourmet foods, tableware to kitchen appliances, you’ll leave this place feeling like the perfect hostess. Cookery classes by well-known Australian chefs are also conducted throughout the week.
611 Military Road Mosman NSW 2088
Put all wardrobe woes to an end with a visit to Fox & Dove. Stocking everything from established to emerging brands, you’d be leaving the place with treasured pieces and potential wardrobe staples. Notable brands include Camilla and Marc, Sir, Zulu & Zephyr, Hansen & Gretel, Lover, Manning Cartell and much more.
Shop 1a, 647 Military Rd Mosman NSW 2088
Lisa Gorman launched her eponymous label back in 1999 and after the meteoric success, there was no turning back. Fast forward today, Gorman has become an iconic part of the Australian fashion landscape with 29 stand-alone boutiques in the country. The label produces fresh & modern collections of clothing, footwear homewares and accessories and is renowned for its bold and offbeat prints, strong colour palettes and knitwear.
844 Military Road Mosman NSW 2088
Papaya is a furniture brand that utilises sustainable natural materials and combines them with simple and elegant designs, creating a harmonious fusion between the unspoilt beauty of raw materials and contemporary design. From smooth, lustrous wood to sleek hand-blown glass; finely textured woven to satiny luminescent stone homewares, you’d undoubtedly be spoilt for choices.
539 Military Rd Mosman NSW 2088
Petite Retreat allows you to transform your space into an urban oasis with its range of outdoor furniture. Unearth a wide range of gorgeous furniture in a bevy of colours, wall art, outdoor rugs, cushions and accessories perfectly suited for small spaces. Your balcony or backyard will never look the same.
Shop 3, 3 Spit Road, Mosman NSW 2088
Pond explores the best of home and fashion by carrying a wide-ranging mix of covetable brands like Lumira, Paige Denim, Jac & Jack, SoH, By Malene Birger, Forte Forte and much more. The beautiful curation of brands offers elevated basics and effortless styles for you to amp your wardrobe and home. Pond also offers a small range of bathe and beauty products – so much the better for you to pay a visit.
Pond – 583 Military Rd Mosman NSW 2088 | Pond Home – 587 Military Rd Mosman NSW 2088
One of the established that has made a mark in Paris and at New York Fashion Week, Rebecca Vallance has proven to be one of Australia’s leading fashion exports. She infuses her eponymous line with a whimsical sprit and strong global aesthetic, creating timeless pieces that are both classically constructed and innovative in design. The result is an unexpected mix of distinctly edgy yet sophisticated pieces that eschews trends in favour of embracing its own path.
Shop 1, 647 Military Rd Mosman NSW 2088
The Upside strives towards the philosophy of a healthy lifestyle made attainable through activewear that is informed by fashion without abandoning functionality. Available for both men and women, The Upside carries activewear for yoga, running, tennis, just to name a few. Admired for its uniquely refined prints and easy sleek style, The Upside rapidly gained a loyal following throughout Australia, which later followed through to the USA, The United Kingdom, and Europe.
Shop 4, 647 Military Rd, Mosman NSW 2088