brisbane's best vintage & retro shops

Searching for that perfect piece of vintage furniture, accessory or retro fashion piece? Then head for some of Brisbane's best vintage and retro shops:  

Old Favourites 

Filled with re-vamped furniture, this gorgeous little shabby-chic vintage shop located in Sandgate is one of Brisbane's best homewares and knick-knack finds...more  

Rewind Mid-Century

Occupying the old Fisherman's Co-Op at Shorncliffe, this treasure trove of home décor from the 1950's to the 1970's is the perfect spot to find beautifully restored vintage and retro furniture...more     

3 Red Bikes

From fashion to furniture, this funky vintage store in Rocklea is the perfect spot for rummaging through the overflowing restorable and recyclable gems hidden within...more

Empire Revival

Inside the beautiful old Plaza Theatre the former Paddington Antique Centre, now known as Empire Revival, is full to the brim of memorabilia, furniture, clothing, jewellery and more   

Vintage Revival

Annerley's largest lifeline shop, this no-frills emporium is the place to go for anything costume related from past decades to now and with lower prices making it a more affordable option for retro seekers...more        

Yesterday's Thrift Shop

This giant green vintage cottage in Rosalie holds something for everyone. With women's fashion, men's fashion, vinyls, CDs, high-end magazines, artwork and so much more, this brimming shop is worth the visit...more  

Camp Hill Antique Centre

Located in camp hill inside the old Planet Theatre, Brisbane's largest antique centre holds an assortment of treasures from mid-century modern and antique French furniture to vintage fashion and antique jewellery...more 

Vinnies

Less vintage and more op shop, this loaded little store located in the heritage listed Foresters Hall (ex-home of the Buffalo Club) in Paddington still proves to have its fair share of fantastic odd finds...more    

Relove Inc 

Set in a line-up of corrugated iron industrial sheds, this funky gold mind of vintage, antique and retro furniture, homewares, bric-a-brac and fashion in Oxley is by far one of Brisbane's best collections...more    

The Vinyl Frontier

Attached to the old Petrie Terrace substation, this retro vintage shop is huddled away in a dimly lit shop/den and holds one of Brisbane's most intriguing collections of mid 19th century design furniture and homewares...more    

By Ruby Bakewell-Doran 

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