Mother’s Day shopping guide

If you're looking for something a little bit different this Mother's Day, Ipswich has you covered with a range of boutique shopping choices.
01 May 2019
Discover Ipswich, Staff Writer

If you’re looking for something a little bit different this Mother’s Day, Ipswich has you covered with a range of boutique shopping choices.

Oh! JoJo Boutique is full of stylish buys for fashionistas of all ages.

Browse-worthy racks beckon from beautiful shop windows and lure you into a world of fashion, accessories and jewellery from an eclectic assortment of hard-to-find labels.

The stock is changing all the time so if you’re after something new, try here and see what the latest trends are.

Obsession Shoes

Obsession Shoes - Part of the Ipswich Fashion Festival's VIP Shopping Afternoon.

If your mum loves shoes than don’t go past Obsession Shoes.  

With hard-to-find quality brands on offer, it’s no wonder this is one of the outlets in Ipswich’s historic Top of Town bringing a bevy of fans to Ipswich from out of town these days.

Coordinating with the shoe fest is a range of beautifully displayed millinery, handbags, clutches and jewellery.


Country House Gifts and Homewares

Spread over several rooms and full of beautifully lit nooks and corners, Country House Gifts and Homewares offers a shopping experience like no other.

A true retail destination, this is one of the loved Ipswich spots that lure regular visitors from Toowoomba, the Gold Coast, Brisbane and beyond.

With more than 20000 items on display, it’s a kind of emporium of homewares, jewellery, toys, gifts and baby items.

Ipswich Antique Centre

If mum loves antiques and other collectibles and memorabilia, make the trip to Ipswich Antique Centre in the Ipswich Central Business District.

Occupying the Heritage-listed Uniting Church Central Memorial Hall, the atmospheric retail centre is a treasure trove for antique lovers. As a bonus, it’s air conditioned and has a large, free carpark.

Seraphim Escape Rooms

Seraphim Escape Rooms

If your mum is into action and adventure a Seraphim Escape Rooms trip might be the perfect gift.

Cost to enter the Executioners Toolshed is $45 per person for groups of two, $40 for groups of three and it goes down to $30 for a group of six.  The game lasts for one hour.

If you want a more family friendly experience Santa’s Cottage costs $30pp for two or $28pp for three and runs for 30 minutes. 

ARTtime Supplies

ARTime Supplies

If mum’s into art or creative industries then get down to ARTtime Supplies. 

This shop not only supplies art materials of every kind but includes a gallery and retail space showcasing a diverse range of quality artisan works from textiles and ceramics and jewellery and myriad homewares.

ARTtime also offers a complete framing service and frame restorations.

Discover Ipswich Staff Writer
Rocky the Rock Wallaby is a Sagittarius who lives at the Ipswich Nature Centre and often contributes to Discover Ipswich in his spare time. When he's not busy showing tourists around, blogging or hanging out with his cute and fluffy mates at the Nature Centre, he likes to hit the gym for a leg session, graze on quinoa salad and ponder the possibilities of the universe.

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