Hood Hideouts: We Explore The Gorgeous Lifestyle Suburb That Is Coorparoo

Hood Hideouts: We Explore The Gorgeous Lifestyle Suburb That Is Coorparoo

Putting the ‘Ooh!’ in Coorparoo

By Dinushka Gunasekara | 12th December 2019

Whether you’re after a bespoke Christmas gift or a little treat for yourself, 4151 has it all. From boutiques to beauty treatments, there’s no need to leave Coorparoo for all your needs and life’s finer touches.

True Colours | Fluid The Color Salon


Voted best balayage by yours truly, it’s no surprise Fluid The Color Salon is about to be your go-to for a fabulous revamp. With a focus on premium quality products applied by accredited master colourists, you can rest assured your blonde, brown, red, auburn or coloured tresses will be in the best of hands. They’re also a sustainable salon, meaning they only use products that are free from harsh chemicals, use naturally derived ingredients, vegan, gluten-free and they repurpose and recycle 95% of their salon waste.

 

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Luxe Life | Luxe Botanica

For a little bit of natural luxury every day, head to where it blossoms best. Luxe Botanica is the only walk in boutique florist in Coorparoo offering luxurious everyday flowers, beautiful wedding bouquets plus workshops to create designs with a personal touch. They also have a convenient floral subscription bringing lavish blooms into your home or business. Their highly qualified florists take great pride in creating colourful bespoke arrangements for same day delivery across Brisbane so you can always be blooming.

 

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Your Local Beauty Hub | Olli Skin

Whether you’re looking for a luxurious pampering session or a results driven skin care plan, the experts at Olli Skin will surpass their excellent reputation. Using premium sustainable products and cosmeceuticals allows them to customise treatments to suit your goals. Along with all of your skin needs, Kym, the owner, specialises in cosmetic tattooing. Her skills and passion as a therapist, master tattooist and qualified, experienced trainer ensure the best results for her extensive client list.

 

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Ace Your Arch | Rebecca Davie Brows



Just when you thought you had your brow game on fleek, Rebecca takes brow sculpting to the next level. From the over plucked tadpole brows of the early 2000s to today’s natural and fuller look, Rebecca Davie has always understood the importance of great brows. With over 20 years of experience, Rebecca has mastered the craft of framing faces and will customise your brows to suit your individual features by sculpting, tinting and waxing your brows to perfection. Offering specialised services for first timers and educating you with advanced knowledge to help you get the most of your brows, Rebecca knows that every strand of hair matters and will help yours become their best!

 

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Tan-Talising | Spray Tans Coorparoo



Find your glow at a salon that will make you feel right at home! Once Kimmy has worked her relaxing, expert and quick tanning magic, don’t be surprised when you want to keep coming back for more. Using the wonderfully versatile solution that is Minetan, she will customise your glow based on your skin type, tone, timeframe and desired skin finish. A favourite among Coorparoo locals, book an appointment for Thursday evening to enjoy a glass of champagne with your tan all December long!

 

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Intense Inspiration | Studio Pilates Coorparoo


If the thought of high energy, inspiring classes, uplifting music and a luxe workout space gets your blood bumping, then discover your new fitness obsession with this exhilarating workout experience! Elissia and the world class team at Studio Pilates Coorparoo will guide you through fast paced and intense 40-minute classes that will sculpt your body whilst challenging you mentally and physically – every single session. Keep your body guessing and get the results you want with like-minded people brimming with motivation.

 

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Treasure Trove | Vanilla House

Next time you’re in Coorparoo, follow your nose to beautiful homewares, gifts, jewellery and fashion. Your home will love you when you bring it back a present from Vanilla House, and your friends will love you too with unique gifts that you can’t find anywhere else. The friendly and welcoming staff provide complimentary gift-wrapping as well as personalised orders for furniture and homewares, and with parking onsite right by fabulous cafes, a visit here is bound to be sweet.

 

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Notorious for turning a random encounter into a three-hour conversation and running across streets to pat a dog, Dinu is a curious girl who loves a good story. Her extensive knowledge of Donald Glover is yet to come to good use and she would do basically anything for a hash brown. Catch her bombarding her friends with articles she thinks they should read or spending way too much time creating the perfect playlist.