Experience runway to real life: Why T Galleria by DFS is your ultimate destination for designer fashion

26 March 2024
By Fashion Quarterly

With boutiques to be discovered in Auckland and Queenstown, T Galleria by DFS emerges as the epitome of luxury fashion, offering an unparalleled shopping experience for anyone with discerning taste.

Minnie wears: JW Anderson sleeveless draped dress, $1603. Mlouye ‘Flex’ mini bag, $837. Damiani ring, $4416. APM bracelet, $1075.

Each and every time you visit a DFS, it’s clear that it’s not just about shopping; it’s about indulging in a world where every piece tells a story of craftsmanship, innovation, and timeless elegance.

Offering a curated selection of fashion that transcends trends, T Galleria by DFS’s expansive range of locally and internationally influenced luxury goods possess enduring value, making them worthwhile assets in your wardrobe. 

Discover T Galleria by DFS Queenstown

Amidst the breathtaking landscapes, Queenstown T Galleria by DFS shoppers can immerse themselves in a world where every garment tells a story of opulence and refinement. French luxury designer Balmain, with its iconic silhouettes and timeless allure, reigns supreme, offering a glimpse into the world of high fashion with its strong structures and ethereal hues. And for those seeking the ultimate in outerwear excellence? Kujten and Stone Island offer a symphony of quality, innovation, and style, redefining the boundaries of casual luxury.

Discover T Galleria by DFS Auckland

Meanwhile, at the heart of T Galleria by DFS Auckland lies an exquisite collection of brands – from the edgy allure of Alexander Wang to the minimalist yet modern Max Mara, every label beckons with its unique narrative of style and sophistication. CAHU, founded by Clémence Cahu, presents a refreshing take on fashion with PVC canvas handbags that marry elegance with environmental consciousness. Other Auckland exclusive brands include APC, along with watch and jewellery brands.  

Noteworthy luxury labels

Whether you find yourself in Auckland or Queenstown, make certain to peruse Maison Kitsuné, a Paris-meets-Tokyo brand, which captivates with its multifaceted offerings, blending fashion seamlessly with music and culinary arts. Mlouye, born from the creative vision of Med Rure, elevates functional design to an art form with its luxurious yet durable handbags. There is also JW Anderson – a brand known for its innovative designs.  And for the sneaker aficionados, AUTRY stands as a testament to timeless athleticism, channelling the spirit of ’80s sporting culture into every meticulously crafted pair.

FQ partnered with T Galleria by DFS to showcase some of our seasonal selections in motion, proving that they’re not just purchases but statements of superlative quality and style.

Minnie wears: Balmain 6 Button knit dress, $3400. Balmain Gingham tweed jacket, $3985. JW Anderson The Jwa Small Corner bag, $1507. Carel ‘Kina’ Mary Janes, $923.
Minnie wears: Balmain 6 Button knit dress, $3400, Balmain Gingham tweed jacket, $3985, Celine sunglasses $850. Sam wears: Stone Island overshirt, $1576, Stone Island cargo pants, $755.
Minnie wears: JW Anderson Anchor embroidered tank, $255. JW Anderson Twisted workwear jeans, $934. Dragon Diffusion ‘Nantucket’ basket, $559. Carel ‘Ariana’ Mary Janes, $914. Salvini earrings, $5319. Swarovski watch, $809.
Minnie wears: Alexander Wang ‘Falling Back’ jacket, $1023. Alexander Wang essential jersey shrunk tee, $258. Alexander Wang ‘Bite’ short, $471. Alexander Wang ‘Dome’ heels, $1235. A.P.C Small Ninon tote bag, $310.
Minnie wears: Kenzo broderie-anglaise dress, $1190. A.P.C Bob Thais bucket hat, $201. APM earrings, $391. Sam wears: Kenzo Boke flower shirt, $552. Kenzo tailored pants, $684.
Minnie wears: Kujten cashmere hoodie, $765. Kujten cashmere jogging pant, $405. Max Mara ‘Madame’ coat, $7198. New Balance 530 sneakers, $180. Mlouye bag, $1074.
Sam wears: Maison Kitsune ‘Bold Fox’ Head Patch T-shirt, $226. Maison Kitsune ‘Bold Fox’ cardigan, $510. Polo Ralph Lauren Tennis pant, $516. Cahu ‘Le Pratique’ bag, $545. Autry 'Medalist’ sneakers, $325.

Your exclusive offer

With exclusive offers on fashion purchases, you have the opportunity to save up to NZ$100 on your next fashion foray in either the Auckland or Queenstown T Galleria by DFS boutiques.

Spend over NZ$600 to receive a NZ$60 voucher*
Spend over NZ$1,000 to receive a NZ$100 voucher*

*Offer runs until 30 April and applies to full-price products only. Brand exclusions and Terms & Conditions apply. See store for details.


Photography: Luke Foley-Martin
Art direction: Georgia Bramley
Hair and make-up: Chanelle Aldridge
Styling: Amberley Colby
Assistant: Johnny de Silva
Models: Minnie Xu at Red 11; Sam Presland at 62 Models


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