The best in Brisbane men’s fashion
Since the last edition of our top picks, things have certainly changed for retail in Brisbane. We’ve seen new menswear brands open while old favourites closed or moved locations across the city.
It’s certainly been an interesting three years.
To help our readers and clients once again choose from the range of options, here are our selections for mid-market men’s fashion in Brisbane. These are well-priced brands that offer everything from daily workwear to casual essentials for the weekends to some dressier options for special occasions.
Check out what’s on offer below.
Despite the lack of relation to the film director of the same name, Peter Jackson are known for their bold suiting looks and extensive accessory product range from carry bags and sunglasses. Ask for their affordable made-to-measure service, available in selected stores.
Located in: Westfield Chermside, Wintergarden Brisbane, Brisbane DFO and Westfield Garden City
Calibre brings a European-influenced looks to the wardrobes of Brisbane’s gents. Offering everything from well-tailored casual clothing to sharp suiting, the brand is provides a signature take on menswear classics for the fashion-forward man.
Located in: David Jones QueensPlaza
Since 2009, this gentleman’s clothier has built a reputation for dressing some of Australia’s most prominent politicians, athletes and entertainers in their unique Australian style. Not one to rest of their laurels however, M. J. Bale is already looking at the future of fashion, with the recent introduction of their special “made to move” range. They also offer a special custom and made-to order service for their tailoring line.
Located in: Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, Myer Brisbane, Wintergarden Brisbane, Brisbane DFO, Westfield Chermside, Westfield Carindale and Myer Carindale
Another local brand with a clean and cool aesthetic, Saba has been a quiet achiever in the ready to wear space for over 50+ years. Last year it opened a brand-new, Adelaide Street-facing flagship store in QueensPlaza (approximately two minutes from The Fitting Room on Edward) to house its fresh mens (and women’s) collections.
Located in: Westfield Chermside, David Jones QueensPlaza, David Jones Chermside, David Jones Carindale, David Jones Indooroopilly, David Jones Toowong, Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, James Street and QueensPlaza
Aquila continues to be the go-to option for stylish boots, dress shoes, loafers and sneakers. The brand offers timeless classics something for every occasion as well as a range of seasonal pieces to compliment the rest of your outfit.
Located in: Wintergarden Brisbane, Myer Brisbane, Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, Westfield Chermside, Myer Chermside, DFO Brisbane and Myer Carindale
Introducing this brand new category, held by Vintage Watch Co. Since 2003, this Brisbane Arcade-standout has been a go-to for buyers, sellers and collectors alike.
The store also offers watch accessories for sale with in-house experts are on hand to assist, without the pomp and fluff
Located in: Brisbane Arcade