With Christmas right around the corner, we’ve made gift giving easy. If you’re not after stupidly comfortable shoes, we’ve stocked up on Malkin and Toad shorts for your trendy counterpart, loads of Happy Socks to fill your stockings, Bared belts and funky shoelaces too. If you can’t make up your mind, grab a gift voucher and we’ll add $50, just because it’s Christmas.
We get that Christmas shopping can be tricky, so to make things a little easier we’ve teamed up with a few friends down High Street to bring you a snippet of what Armadale has got to offer this Christmas. From beauty packages to health-inspired stocking fillers, this fun array of flat lays showcases how to bring a little Bared into your world.
Bud is one of our favourite floral creatives. A beautifully admired boutique florist nestled in the heart of High Street, Bud’s unique floral arrangements will enrich your Christmas luncheon or be the perfect gift. We can’t get enough of this season’s blush peonies, you’ve probably seen them feature in our Instagram posts.
Happy Melon Studios
Our best kept secret, Happy Melon Studios offers it all, from group yoga to clinical appointments, massage and naturopathy treatments. By encouraging wellness through movement, the team at Happy Melon believes if the mind is right, the body will follow. So spoil a friend with a yoga class or take time out for yourself to indulge during this busy period.
If you’ve visited our Melbourne store you’d know we have a little green obsession. So naturally we love everything about Ivy Muse’s new Melbourne flagship. This botanical wares studio is beautifully fitted and adorned in plants/planters, find the perfect gift those plant-obsessed friends.
Hands up if you can relate to an overindulgent festive season. Pressed Juices has you and your friends recovery sorted, with the experience of a nutritionist consultation and the delivery of cold pressed juice. The Armadale store is packed with an array of delicious juices and tasty treats crafted for every taste bud. Packed with a multitude of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, these delicious bottles of goodness will put a spring in your step.
The Paper Empire
Get creative this festive season with The Paper Empire, a quirky craft store that offers creative workshops, laser cutting and a retail experience for those crafty creators. As a base for creation, be inspired by the beautiful hand-crafted designs and get your DIY on this Christmas.
House of Maxx
A beauty treatment like you’ve never experienced before, the team at House of Maxx understand the importance of healthy skin, both inside and out. Pop in and have chat with their Health and Nutrition advisor, they can help tailor the perfect gift for your special someone. They also have great stocking fillers, we fell in love with Slip’s silk pillowcases, did you know they hydrate your skin while you sleep?
Created for the free-spirited youth, Ryder combines effortless style and everyday comfort. With denim, flannel, lace and leather, we can’t get enough of this Australian label and its quintessential, vintage style. We fell in love with their woven panama hats, a summer must-have to cope with Melbourne’s heat.
For that friend who works the minimalist look, búl offers unique garments inspired by coastal locations, creating a distinctive and timeless look. With an attention to detail and use of natural fabrics, we cherish each and every búl garment. We’d match our mint Toucan sandals with their turquoise two-piece for a perfect Christmas ensemble.
Dedicated to improving skin health, the team at Skin Angel offer the ultimate skin and laser experience. With an extensive range of clinically approved facials and laser therapies, it’s clear these girls know their stuff. They also stock our adored ‘The Beauty Chef’ products, and inner and outer beauty goodies ranging from supplements to skincare. Pamper a loved one (or yourself) by treating them to a truly indulgent experience. We know what we want for Christmas!
Get Christmas ready at Salon Franc! This premiere Melbourne salon offers a unique total beauty experience, specialising in hair, beauty and makeup. Book in to get your locks sorted and pick up La Biosthetique gift pack on your way out.
Only a couple of doors down from us, ECO D. is our hotspot for female Australian designer apparel – we head here to find favourites including Camilla and Marc, Jak+Jack and Elke Collective.
Now we’ve inspired you, it’s time to get shopping!
SHOP THE LOOK
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WHITE AND SILVER LACE-UP OXFORD
BLACK AND WHITE LOAFER
MINT LEATHER MONK
TAN AND ROSE GOLD
BIRD OF PARADISE
DALMATIAN CALF HAIR LACE-UP SANDAL
WHITE DOUBLE MONK
BLACK PENNY LOAFER
BLACK NUBUCK STUDDED SANDAL