The smell of spiced fruit cake in the air, ornaments twinkling in the early morning light and packages wrapped in pretty paper and bows – descending on the tree on Christmas morning is possibly everyone’s fondest holiday memory from childhood.
No matter how much we’ve all grown up since then and have come to appreciate Christmas for so much more, we secretly still love the presents – both giving and receiving,
With Christmas fast approaching, time is running out to find thoughtful gifts for your loved ones. Thankfully, we’ve got your holiday season shopping sorted. Our Christmas gift guide has plenty of fantastic suggestions for presents that will show them you care, and best of all? It can all be found in the Brisbane Arcade!
Gift vouchers are a wonderful way to show someone you care by letting them choose exactly what they’d like to spend it on. Enquire in-store about our gift voucher options available – lunch or high tea at a later date is the perfect way to help them wind down after the silly season.
All of our preserves are made on the premises using Vicki’s own recipes. Available individually or in gift packs, options include sweet preserves such as raspberry jam or our famous lime and ginger marmalade, savouries including red onion jam or spicy mustard, and also our drunken fruit preserves – apricots in chardonnay and plums in shiraz. Yum!
Specialty & Herbal Teas
They say that you can’t buy happiness, but you can buy tea – which is essentially the same thing. We offer a wide range of both specialty and herbal teas, available individually or in gift packs. Flavours include English breakfast, Earl Grey, peppermint and Turkish apple – snap yours up in store today.
Giftware & Calendars
Vintage crystal, china and silverware are the perfect way to spoil a collector at Christmas. Calendars are also a great option considering the timing – why not get them one with lovely pictures to last all year long? We have a range of lovely giftware in store.
Darrell Lea Chocolates
Head downstairs to the ground floor of Brisbane Arcade for some gourmet chocolate shopping. The Darrell Lea store has some of the finest chocolate in the city for anyone looking to indulge their sweet tooth.
Voyager Rare Books Maps & Prints
Situated on the gallery level of Brisbane Arcade, this quirky store sells various historical artefacts and unique items. A perfect option for any history buffs, it is definitely worth a look.