Your Guide to Second-Hand Clothes Shopping in Christchurch

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The neatest second-hand clothing finds in the ‘03.

Cactus Outdoors

Outdoor clothing on racks in a retail store.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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For those conquering Everest, tending to farm paddocks, or enjoying a weekend on the chairlift, there’s one name that stands above the rest for its made-to-last gear:...

Sophie Divett Jewellery

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Stepping into Sophie Divett Jewellery on Christchurch’s Colombo Street is like entering a jewellery store of a bygone era.

Nifty

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Driving along the industrial end of Christchurch's Cashel Street, you don’t expect to come across a pale pink pop of colour that is the Nifty building.

Uncommon

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Championing slow fashion, unique designs and clever craftsmanship, Uncommon is known for its beautifully curated selection of contemporary womenswear.

PERRIAM

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Step into Perriam’s Cashel Street store and you’ll feel like you’ve been transported to the Otago high country.

Head over Heels

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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With New Zealand and international labels abound, expect plenty of classic shoe designs, mixed with fashion-forward options from the latest collections of top designers.

Recycle Boutique Christchurch

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Recycle Boutique challenges the status quo as one part designer boutique, one part second hand shop and one part sustainable shopping option.

Indigo & Provisions

Interior view of the historic windows and leather chesterfield at Indigo & Provisions, Christchurch.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Indigo & Provisions is a specialised fashion store inspired by traditional work-wear, heritage styles and high quality.

Back Local These Holidays with Our Christchurch Shopping and Gifting Guide

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Shopping local is a treat with so many offerings around Christchurch. Make a day of it and revel in the diverse range of shops, price points, and offerings, all while supporting the spirit of Ōtautahi.

Untouched World

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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The only fashion company in the world to be recognised by the United Nations for sustainability, Untouched World is a true leader in the field of ethical lifestyle fashion.

BOXed Quarter

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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A hub for all things food, creativity and culture, BOXed Quarter thinks outside the square.

RUBY Christchurch

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Timeless, beautiful and instantly recognisable, Ruby is one of New Zealand’s favourite brands.

The National

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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The National has been at the forefront of the contemporary art scene in Christchurch for over a decade.

Embassy

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Peruse the likes of Adidas, Vans, Element, and Lower’s latest lines all stocked in store, or choose from more than 50 other international and New Zealand brands.

Stencil

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Variety is the spice of life, and you’ll certainly find something to spice up your wardrobe at Stencil.

Infinite Definite

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury Editor's Pick
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Cool kicks, clothing and lifestyle goods find themselves a home here, and with over 60 different designers in stock, there is something for everyone.

The Tannery

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Prepared to be wowed by the sophisticated one-stop-shop that is The Tannery.