Whether you’ve been treated to a carnival ticket or you’ve somehow convinced your boss to give you the afternoon off, there’s no doubt you've already been wondering how to up your Melbourne Cup fashion game.
We’ve found the Brisbane boutiques that will give you the perfect raceday look, so you can quit horsing around!
The Little Red Dress, Hawthorne
This gorgeous little boutique is one of Brisbane’s best-kept secrets, offering multiple leading brands including Bec & Bridge and Sass & Bide. This is your one-stop shop to find your entire outfit: dress, shoes, hat… bingo!
Joli Boutique, Ascot
Joli Boutique lies in the heart of Brisbane’s best horse racing location, so naturally you have to assume it lives up to Melbourne Cup fashion expectations… and it certainly does. Joli is fascinator central as well as delivering a range of stunning gowns.
Kookaï, James Street
Kookai’s Parisian style has everything a girl could need, from chic basics to exquisite dresses. This Kookaï store on James Street is just one of the 38 Kookaïs of its kind.
Frankie & The Fox, Bulimba
This gem is more than just a boutique; it’s fashionista heaven! With boho maxis, trendy flare pants and stylish smock dresses, you can get ready to dazzle the crowd with a catch from Frankie & The Fox.
Petrol is tucked away in the streets of Brisbane’s trendy inner-west and it's fuelling your Melbourne Cup fashion dreams. They focus on making everyone look fabulous, no matter your age or style, so you can rely on Petrol to get you raceday-ready.
Miss Henry, Paddington
What’s your style? Modern classic or urban bohemian? With all the latest fashion trends and accessories stocked, you’re sure to find your perfect piece at Miss Henry. This Paddington treasure has far too many must-haves for us to handle.
Since Boutique, Racecourse Road
Since Boutique brings the world’s most exclusive labels to one place. With fashion brands such as Nookie, Micha collection and Love Stories stocked, your Since Boutique outfit will take you from day to play.
Sheike, Various Locations
And last but most definitely not least, Sheike. Need I say more? Probably not but I will. Sheike will have you looking glamorous from head to toe in their jaw-dropping garments. You can find Sheike inside Queen Street’s Wintergarden, Indooroopilly, Carindale, Pacific Fair and Robina.