Where to Find the Best Womenswear

Our city centre edit
6 December, 2018

Whether you’re after new beachwear, an outfit for a special occasion, or you just want to treat yourself, you can find it all in the city centre. We’ve put together some shopping inspiration for you - make sure to stop off at these stores next time you feel like a shopping spree!

Best for everyday & the office

Flo & Frankie | 5 High St

Stop off at High St and uncover treasures at Flo & Frankie’s boutique. Flo & Frankie stock a number of on trend brands and products that you can happily integrate into your everyday outfits.

RUBY | 4 High St

A much-loved New Zealand brand, RUBY is home to seasonal, yet timeless garments. Shop here for items that will add a chic touch to your daily outfits.

Best occasion wear

Kate Sylvester | 58 Tyler St

Kate Sylvester’s dresses are both classy and fun, which makes them ideal for the wedding and event season.

Trelise Cooper | 2 Te Ara Tahuhu Walkway

To stand out at your next event, go for an interesting dress embellished with one of Trelise Cooper’s signature prints.

Smith & Caughey’s | 253-261 Queen St

Smith & Caughey’s have gathered a number of quality brands into one store - with a wide range of styles, you’ll find something perfect for your next day or night out.

Knuefermann | 104 Fanshawe St

Auckland designer, Turet Knuefermann, creates refined and elegant garments. Her store is full of beautiful simple, subtle, bold and intricate garments perfect for a wedding or summer event.

Best accessories & footwear

Deadly Ponies | 52 Tyler St

If you’re looking for your new go-to handbag, Deadly Ponies’ luxury leather goods will be a worthwhile investment - and you can feel good about the ethically and locally sourced leather.

REB | 18A High St

Nicole Rebstock’s store proudly showcases her New Zealand-designed, handmade shoes. With a variety of sizes and styles, it’s worth your time to pop into REB.

Kathryn Wilson | 10 Te Ara Tahuhu Walkway

Kathryn Wilson’s flagship store stocks all the shoes from the Kathryn Wilson and Miss Wilson ranges. Some products are exclusive to the store, so make sure to check them out when you’re next at Britomart.

Best beachwear

H&M | Commercial Bay

Get all your beachwear purchases done in one place - H&M has you covered with budget-friendly pieces for the whole family.

Havaianas | Takutai Square

Jandals and slides are essential items for a day at the beach, and Havaianas’ new store at Britomart is packed full of them.

Moochi | 14 Vulcan Lane

If the beach is your runway, Moochi’s luxury and contemporary swimwear will make sure you’re the star of the show.

Best for bold & bright colours

Gorman | 15 High St

Australian brand, Gorman, is iconic for its unique and colourful prints. Pop into their High St store to see the prints in action on dresses, coats, shoes, bags, and more.

The CO-OP | 4 Te Ara Tahuhu Walkway

The CO-OP is an expansion of the Trelise Cooper empire. Each week, the store adds new, eclectic items from three labels (including the whimsical prints of COOP) - so you never know what interesting items you’ll discover when you visit.