From designer labels to boutique island brands, here’s a complete guide to shopping in Canggu
What was once a small surf town flocked only by boho travellers and off-the-beaten-path backpackers, has evolved into a hedonistic neighbourhood of epic restaurants, luxury spas, cute cafes and late night bars. And of course, some of the best fashion stores around…
Canggu is no longer a ‘hood only for hipsters, instead attracting trendy jetsetters and sassy fashionistas from far and wide to this cool and quirky beachside town. Sure, laidback island living and bohemian vibes are still at the forefront here, they’ve just been joined by next-gen globetrotters and in-the-know fashion lovers.
So to help you navigate your way around this retail revolution, here’s a complete guide to shopping in Canggu. From designer labels to boutique island brands, here’s where to buy your next bikini, boho kaftan, figure-hugging cocktail dress or statement jewellery – from Berawa to Batu Bolong & beyond…
SHOPPING IN CANGGU
A complete guide to the Gu’s fashion stores & boho boutiques
Uma & Leopold
You’ll love it because… Uma & Leopold is a well-priced favourite for high-quality and high design. Their pieces proudly showcase the brand’s unique handwork and signature detailing that uses kerawang, hand embroidery, hand beading, and leather weaving.
The vibe is… ultimate femininity, making use of cotton, linen and silk to create slinky dresses, dynamic playsuits, cool tops and just divine resort wear.
Look out for… Uma & Leopold’s purses, clutches, bags, Jasmine dress and, oh, those shoes… Their Maya Shoe is a best-seller, but their flats will also give you and your budget a deserved, red-hot go.
Uma & Leopold, Jl Batu Bolong No.12 & Jl Pura Batu Mejan No.4, Canggu. Open daily 9am – 9pm.
COVE Island Essentials
You’ll love it because… Cove Island Store stocks a very refined yet eclectic mix of island fashion, homewares, jewellery, antiques and art – all in one chic, relaxing space.
The vibe is… the essence of island living. Think laid-back luxury with a dreamy island vibe, inspired by some the world’s most alluring coastal destinations, like Ibiza, Mexico and of course Bali.
Look out for… Cove’s bespoke candles, mists and incense, alongside hot brands like Cisco and the Sun’s artisanal ceramics, crystals and jewels from Tigerframe Jewellery, and boundary-pushing sunglasses from The Looking Forward.
COVE Island Essentials, Jl Pantai Berawa No.50, Canggu, p. +62 812 3757 5775, e. [email protected] Open Mon – Fri 9am – 6pm & Sun 10am – 5pm.
You’ll love it because… Lulu Yasmine offers high quality designer clothing for women who love to make a statement – all the while maintaining an elegant air. All of Lulu Yasmine’s collections feature luxurious silks, hand embroidery and unique prints.
The vibe is… eclectic, captivating yet feminine and elegant. Think Parisian-chic resort fashion with vibrant hues, unexpected lace and winking embellishments.
Look out for… garments rich in lace, bead works and hand embroidery – best matched with the vintage-inspired, gold-plated handcraft jewellery from Bali-based Italian designer Laura Galasso, available in-store.
Lulu Yasmine, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong No. 75A, Canggu, p. +62 361 9065 702, e. [email protected] Open daily 9am – 9pm.
SIR the label
You’ll love it because… SIR the label has put shopping in Canggu on the international map. It’s a contemporary womenswear label for confident, distinctive and adaptable women, with those all-important “endless summer” wardrobe essentials for any day or adventure.
The vibe is… inspired by reverie of past and present, reflecting the now whilst staying eternally wearable. Think pared-down silhouettes with feminine details, and staple styles for the modern-day muse.
Look out for… the ‘Rococo’ collection for Autumn-Winter 19. You’ll find hand-developed cotton embroidery, printed silks and delicately worn knits…
SIR the label, Jl Pantai Batu Mejan, No.69, Echo Beach, Canggu. Open daily 9am – 8pm.
You’ll love it because… Magali Pascal is the work of a French-born, Bali-based designer who’s taken the island’s fashionistas by storm with her avante-garde summer fashion.
The vibe is… urban vintage with a French flair. Think luxurious silks, laces and organic fabrics with refined embellishments.
Look out for… beautifully sleek silk dresses for a swanky date night, or tailored cotton pieces, perfect for a refined work wardrobe.
Magali Pascal, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong No.84A, Canggu, e. [email protected] Open daily 9am – 9pm.
You’ll love it because… Erika Peña offers luxe designer pieces at affordable prices. The designer herself often graces the store to style her customers, showcasing her unique, gypsy-inspired designs that suit all sizes.
The vibe is… fashionable art in the shape of bold colours, multi-layered ruffles, voluminous skirts and stunning jewellery, like stone tribal necklaces, chic chandelier earrings, and ravishing rhinestone rings. It’s feminine, sensual and timeless.
Look out for… The Indonesian-inspired IKAT Collection, plus Erika Peña’s special PopUp Trunk shows that feature her favourite brands. Insider fashionista info right here!
Erika Peña Boutique, Jl Pantai Berewa No. 4, Canggu, p. +62 878 6167 6558, e. [email protected] Open Mon – Sat 9am – 6pm.
Yoli & Otis
You’ll love it because… Yoli & Otis is an eco-friendly brand that makes sustainability a priority, all the while remaining on trend and utterly fabulous with bright white linen crops, cream-coloured floaty dresses and naturally-dyed accessories.
The vibe is… simple, elegant and smart-casual pieces made from eco-friendly cottons and linens, designed for both women and children.
Look out for… The “In Bloom” collection with cute basics and earthy tones.
Yoli & Otis, Jl Raya Pantai Berawa No. 12A, Canggu, p. +62 822 6669 8573. Open Tues – Sun 10am – 4pm.
You’ll love it because… Palma Australia embodies sophisticated femininity with a passion for detail and a love of colour and prints. Inspired by Bali’s tropical lifestyle, Palma nails the Bali-boho-babe brief for island or coastal living.
The vibe is… elegant and fun with a feminine touch. It’s casual and chic with a summery upmarket style, taking you from a sun-soaked beach walk to nights beneath the Bali stars.
Look out for… Palma’s signature pieces that use hand printed silks, detailed embroidery and rayon voile, as well as the limited edition collaboration collection with influencer and international model, Natasha Oakley.
Palma Australia, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong No75A, Canggu, p. +62 812 3863 1867, e. [email protected] Open daily 9.30am – 9.30pm.
Crate Concept Store
You’ll love it because… Crate Concept Store stocks a curated collection of Bali’s most sought-after boutique brands from the island’s most alternative designers – all inside the ever-Insta-popular interiors of Crate Cafe.
The vibe is… high fashion meets island edginess – vintage designer clothing with a tropical touch.
Look out for… cute kinis from Palm Swimwear, gold statement jewellery from Henesii, and silk slips from &Me.
Crate Concept Store, Jl Canggu Padang Linjong, Canggu, e. [email protected] Open daily 8am – 8pm.
Dewina The Label
You’ll love it because… Dewina The label is a chic boutique for women with a passion for fashion. Think trendy styles, boho island wear and feminine lines – for both kids and their mummas.
The vibe is… a mixture of laid back Californian vibes with a twist of high-end resort wear. A play on Italian linens and butter soft silks.
Look out for… the adorable “Mommy and Me” collection, alongside cute bikinis from Salty Swimwear.
Dewina The Label, Tamora Gallery Jl Pantai Berawa 99x, e. [email protected] Open daily 10am – 6pm.
You’ll love it because… Les.Basics is a go-to for cute basics that pair with anything. Think cropped white tees, roll-up jean shorts and versatile accessories that you can wear every single day. After all, who doesn’t need awesome basics in their life?!
The vibe is… clean and fresh basics in white, pastels and plenty of denim.
Look out for… the signature Les.Basics slogan tees (bonus points if you nab the special Canggu edition) alongside sunnies from ENKI Eyewear and hats from Lack Of Colour.
Les.Basics, Jl Munduk Catu No. 1, Canggu, p. +62 813 53 770 727, e. [email protected] Open daily 9am – 9pm.
You’ll love it because… Berawa Luxe was one of the first boutiques in the Berawa ‘hood, stocking island-inspired women’s and children’s clothing, swimwear, leather sandals and hand-tooled leather bags for Bali’s beach babes.
The vibe is… a distinct bohemian and free-spirit vibe, inspired by the laid-back Bali and Canggu lifestyle.
Look out for… the Boho Luxe collection by Karmarama, with its original prints and beautiful fabrics, handmade in Bali. Soy candles, raffia bags and silver jewellery complete the luxe line up.
Berawa Luxe Jl Raya Semat No 185, Berawa, Canggu, p. +62 8173 53586, e. [email protected] Open daily.
You’ll love it because… Thread Farm is the Bali boutique from Maluhia The Label – a vintage-inspired brand that creates ethically handmade clothing, jewellery and sunglasses, from women’s linen to organic kids wear.
The vibe is… stylish, original and vintage-inspired, using fine fabrics and materials like hand-carved coconut-shell buttons.
Look out for… the stunning Bellami Vintage Floral Flares and matching Paloma top, alongside cute kids clothing from King Raja Organics and those iconic sunglasses from The Looking Forward.
Thread Farm, Jl Padang Linjong No. 40, Canggu e. [email protected] maluhiathelabel.co . Open daily 9am – 3pm.
You’ll love it because… Lily Jean is a one-stop-shop for day-to-evening wear, with everything from stylish streetwear to glamorous cocktail dresses – all with minimum impact on the environment thanks to a zero-waste policy in production and 100% biodegradable packaging.
The vibe is… timeless yet comfortable pieces with a touch of sexiness, perfect for a vacay or party anywhere in the world.
Look out for… Lily Jean’s sleek and sexy sateen maxi dresses, alongside statement jewellery from Johnny Ramli and LeeLoo Bird.
Lily Jean, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong No.43C, Canggu, p. +62 361 908347, e. [email protected] Open daily 10am – 10pm.
Lost in Paradise
You’ll love it because… Lost In Paradise is all about fashion-forward summer staples at affordable prices. Think whimsical kaftans, body-hugging party dress, edgy tees and tropical shorts for both men and women. When it comes to shopping in Canggu (or Bali, for that matter) Lost In Paradise is an island icon.
The vibe is… all about absolute freedom in the tropics – an island-edgy retail store dedicated to sun, surf and good times.
Look out for… the three signature house brands: Lost in Paradise, ‘CTZNS’ and Veritas et Liberte, all capturing youthful, summertime streetwear.
Lost In Paradise, Jl Batu Bolong No. 85, Canggu, p. +62 361 846 9160, e. [email protected] Multiple stores available island-wide.
You’ll love it because… Laluna is designed on the belief that life should be lived as an endless summer, and as such, each piece is inspired by a free-spirited and boheme lifestyle.
The vibe is… exotic bohemian, with each collection focussing on feminine silhouettes and rich vibrant prints.
Look out for… Laluna’s signature styles, prints and designs that bring the culture of international travel to Bali’s fashionable gypsetters and creative adventurers.
Laluna, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong No. 56, Canggu, p. +62 361 9343202. Open daily 10am – 10pm.
You’ll love it because… Rue Stiic creates day-to-night pieces that are hand-dyed, hand-printed and ethically produced – all of which are influenced by travels between Bali, California, Europe and Australia.
The vibe is… refined coastal living with a touch of city-life, displayed in a space full of carefully curated art, vintage-inspired lifestyle pieces, and on-brand homewares.
Look out for… Rue Stiic’s statement pieces that feature hand frayed edges, delicate western cuffs and the use of intricate, artisanal techniques.
Rue Stiic, Jl Tanah Barak No 8, Canggu, p. +62 878 5365 3857. Open daily 9am – 9pm.
You’ll love it because… Paulina Katarina takes shopping in Canggu to a beautiful and sophisticated new level, bringing the glitz and glam of its sister Seminyak store to this boho ‘hood.
The vibe is… eclectic, feminine and full of graceful silhouettes for all occasions. A bold yet playful approach to style while remaining forever chic.
Look out for… the new signature collections that are ever-fresh and updated, alongside handcrafted recycled journals and cards from Saraswati Papers, natural sun lotion and bronzing mousse from Thank Me Later, and scented candles, room sprays and diffusers from Sciesa.
Paulina Katarina, Jl Batu Bolong, Gang Nyepi, Canggu, p. +62 878 6227 2573, e. [email protected] Open daily 9am – 9pm.
You’ll love it because… Bamboo Blonde is a go-to for quick and affordable on-trend fashion, with everything from bold colours and prints, to dresses, bralettes and accessories.
The vibe is… Bali meets Australian beach aesthetics, with pretty summer pieces aplenty.
Look out for… the fresh mix of brands that complement the in-house collection, like Motel Rocks and Faithful the Label.
Bamboo Blonde, Jl Pantai Batu Bolong No.32, Canggu, p. +62 361 3350608. Open from 10am – 10pm.
You’ll love it because… Frockk is a conscious brand that uses only natural fibres that breathe in warm climates (think lots of linen in gorgeous feminine styles and lovely colours). They also eliminate the use of factories by hand-printing and hand-dying to help support local Balinese communities.
The vibe is… timeless styles that you’ll wear for years – not just a holiday frock for one season.
Look out for… Frockk’s leather bags, sandals, and accessories that perfectly complement each and every floaty Frockk.
Frockk, Jl Pantai Berawa, p. (WA only) +61 414561 200, e. [email protected] Open daily 10am – 8pm.
Miss Milne La Playa
You’ll love it because… Miss Milne carries everything you need for the perfect island vacay, with effortless resort pieces in linen, muted colours and little cocktail dresses in vibrant prints – perfect from day to evening. They also have jewellery to accessorise, little leather bags, wild sunglasses, beach babe oils and sensuous Moroccan liquid soap.
The vibe is… polished beachwear with a punch of luscious prints and delectable attention to detail – all wrapped up with a beachy, salt-in-your-hair kinda feel.
Look out for… Miss Milne’s holiday essentials and beautiful resort wear, alongside sunglasses by CHE CHE, Mullum and Co’s face, body and hair oils, and cute leather accessories from LES BICHES.
Miss Milne, Jl Pantai Berawa No.46X, Canggu, p. +62 819 3438 9001, e. [email protected] Open daily 9am – 5pm.
Velvet the Label
You’ll love it because… Velvet the Label is unapologetically summer focused, with an amazing range of wardrobe staples to take you all the way through the season. Think maxi dresses, jumpsuits, denims and cute singlets.
The vibe is… effortless, playful fashion. Relaxed, feminine designs with unique, standout details.
Look out for… Velvet’s linen overalls that have been selling like hot cakes, and the Breezy Bows dress that’s too cute for words.
Velvet the Label, Jl Batu Bolong, Gang Nyepi, Canggu, p. +62 82 147 526 740. Open daily 9am – 8.30pm.
You’ll love it because… Limited Edition is a high-end concept store that stocks a serious collection of very edgy, stylish, and up-to-date brands.
The vibe is… urban-vintage, with only black, grey or white coloured garments in-store.
Look out for… eye catching jewels from Vintage Century, stylish biker jackets from Skingraft and leather bags from Johnny Ramli.
Limited Edition, Jl Subaksari No.1, p. +62 85 100 2793 44, e. [email protected] Open daily 9am – 9pm.
You’ll love it because… Smile Clothing is all about giving back. For every item of clothing sold, they donate a school uniform or t-shirt to a child in need. One for one.
The vibe is… simple and stylish tees, shorts and beachwear for both men and women.
Look out for… the versatile basics for women, and the batik boardshorts for men. Best worn with a Chilli surfboard in-hand, also sold in-store within the awesome shared retail space.
Smile Clothing, Jl Batu Mejan 85A, Canggu, p. +62 819 1628 5897, e. [email protected] Open daily – 9am – 8pm.
Happy shopping Honeys!