12 Quirky Gifts You Can Only Find in Melbourne

Bring home some unique and quirky gifts that are "so" Melbourne.

Melbourne is often referred to as the fashion capital of Australia and it's the perfect place to find that special gift you want to bring home.

No matter what you're looking for, Melbourne's got it. However, it is the many small boutiques of Melbourne that will make your city experience unique. Walk into the small grafitti covered laneways and discover hidden shops and cafés everywhere.

This is the perfect place to find a special gift or souvenir to bring home. You'll find ecelectic jewellery for yourself or for the fashionista in the family, iconic bags and toys you won't find anywhere else, as well as stylish homewares to spark up your home.

Discover Top Melbourne Gifts and Souvenirs

Be reminded of Melbourne’s laneways and city streets with this teapot by Make Me Iconic

Make Me Iconic Tea Pot

Be reminded of Melbourne’s laneways and city streets with this teapot by Make Me Iconic. Using Melway maps of Melbourne as their backdrop, tea-drinking just got a whole lot more directional. RRP $59.95. makemeiconic.com (©Make Me Iconic)

Blundstone is a cult Australian footwear brand

Red Blundstone Boots

Blundstone is a cult Australian footwear brand. This season’s Urban collection sees the brand pitch to a youth audience. These red kids boots make the perfect gift and are built to last. RRP $110. blundstoneurbans.com (©Peter Whyte/Blundstone)

One of Australia’s finest artisan jewelers takes a vintage Australian biscuit tin and creates the Maria brooch emblazoned with gold and pearls

Anna Davern Brooch

One of Australia’s finest artisan jewelers takes a vintage Australian biscuit tin and creates the Maria brooch emblazoned with gold and pearls. RRP $1500. annadavern.com.au/work-2/jewellery (©Anna Davern)

Melbourne illustrator and designer Carla McRae created the Sailor Sally graphic design for a quirky pillowcase

Nowhere Creek Pillow Case

Melbourne illustrator and designer Carla McRae created the Sailor Sally graphic design for a quirky pillowcase available through Nowhere Creek. There are other prints to choose from too—hipster beards and tattooed men to fancy foxes. RRP $35. nowherecreek.com.au (©Nowhere Creek)

Take home a Dame Nellie Melba spread from the renowned Coombe Estate

Dame Nellie Melba Jams

Take home a Dame Nellie Melba spread from the renowned Coombe Estate. This is where the opera singer resided in Australia and it’s worth the visit especially to see the gallery filled with her fashion, jewellery and fine art collection. RRP $10. coombeyarravalley.com.au/site/coombe-the-melba-estate/gallery (©Coome Estate)

Linda Jackson reimagines the stained glass ceiling of the Great Hall at the National Gallery of Victoria with this limited edition silk scarf

Linda Jackson Scarf

Linda Jackson reimagines the stained glass ceiling of the Great Hall at the National Gallery of Victoria with this limited edition silk scarf. RRP $195. ngv.vic.gov.au (©National Gallery of Victoria)

Lucy Folk has always opted for humor in her work, and these poison ivy earrings are no exception

Lucy Folk Earrings

She’s one of Melbourne’s cool jewellery designers with a store in the CBD. Lucy Folk has always opted for humor in her work, and these poison ivy earrings are no exception. RRP from $190. lucyfolk.com (©Lucy Folk)

This cocky tote wins for its sweet larrikin behavior

Mozi Flora Poetica Cocky Sequin Tote

This cocky tote wins for its sweet larrikin behavior. Celebrating Australian wildlife with a hint of fashionable sequin makes this tote a creative souvenir choice. RRP $79.95. mozi.com.au (©Mozi)

Nothing celebrates Melbourne quite like the vintage W-class tram

Make Me Iconic Wooden Tram

Nothing celebrates Melbourne quite like the vintage W-class tram—and this little beauty comes painted in its original colour combination of green and yellow. This popular wooden toy is perfect for kids over the age of three. RRP $90. makemeiconic.com (©Make Me Iconic)

Embrace Melbourne’s footy fever and our obsession with AFL by taking home this commemorative Sherrin football

Sherrin Football in Pink

Embrace Melbourne’s footy fever and our obsession with AFL by taking home this commemorative Sherrin football. We’re fixed on this bright pink one, sure to impress kids and adults alike. Known as the Australian-made Kangaroo brand football made from top-quality leather. RRP $129.99. sherrin.com.au (©Sherrin)

Coffee making is considered an art form

Tea Towel

Coffee making is considered an art form. In Melbourne it’s also a way of life. Salute your inner coffee snob or buy this for a friend who thinks they can outsmart the bean. RRP $25. makemeiconic.com (©Make Me Iconic)

Melbourne’s coolest rock ’n’ roll bar now comes with gift choices aplenty for the roving music nut

Cherry Bar T-Shirt

Melbourne’s coolest rock ’n’ roll bar now comes with gift choices aplenty for the roving music nut. Keep waving the rock flag with this collectable t-shirt available from the bar located at AC/DC Lane. RRP $30. cherrybar.com.au (©Cherry Bar)