If your imagination doesn't run further than Bourke St Mall and Chadders, let this be your well-thumbed guide to the best bits of this city's more interesting shopping precincts
Start at the Punt Road end of this Richmond strip and shop your way down for some great bargains and hidden treasures.
Jump on the #19 tram, stroll from Brunswick Road to Albert Street, and prepare to surrender your debit card.
From the Windsor end all the way to South Yarra, Time Out Melbourne will help you find the gems of Melbourne’s iconic Chapel St.
The little strip that links shabby haven Smith Street with its ever-so-slightly more uppercrust cousin Brunswick Street should not be overlooked.
Seek out the unexpected boutiques and shops tucked away in the CBD’s historic arcades. There’s even candy involved.
Catch the train to South Yarra, work your way from Punt Road to Chapel Street and discover a European imported, hand-stitched world of utter opulence.