Wellington's fashion hot spots

Whether your style is latest fashion or vintage glamour, Wellington’s inner city streets have something for you.

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Cuba Street, New Zealand

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Hunters & Collectors, Cuba Street, Wellington

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Wakefield Street, Wellington

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Old Bank Shopping Arcade, Wellington

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Cuba Street

One of the main shopping thoroughfares in the capital, Cuba Street famous for its bohemian spirit and quirky boutique shopping. Swing by vintage stores such as Ziggurat and Hunters & Collectors for expertly curated second-hand looks. The funky street is also home to top New Zealand designers including Kate Sylvester and twenty-seven names and boutique gems Madame Fancy Pants and Mandatory.

Lambton Quay

Lambton Quay is known for its high end retail shopping. Check out department store David Jones for the best local and international brands from skincare and cosmetics to shoes and handbags. Visit neighbouring boutiques featuring world-renowned New Zealand labels such as Trelise Cooper, Ruby, Taylor, Workshop and Ricochet.

Wakefield Street

Pick up the best of New Zealand fashion at The Service Depot on Wakefield Street. The unassuming street is also home to world-class Kiwi designer Karen Walker’s boutique store. Another local hit, Scotties Boutique, is a hit for its elegant and carefully chosen designs.

Victoria Street

Fast becoming a shopping destination, Victoria St is home to cool boutiques and streetwear. Pop into Good as Gold, a shop that is reminiscent of a treehouse that boasts a huge selection of contemporary streetwear and sneaker labels. Quirky high fashion boutique WORLD stocks brilliant beauty and fashion in lush textiles, and lingerie boutique Lonely is right next door.


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