Can we get a moment of appreciation for the amazing, bangin’, angels in our life?! We’re talking about your #GirlGang, #Squad, #Honeys, or whatever else your group chat is nicknamed. AKA our bestest friends. Because it’s summer, and because we think it’s high time we started living our best lives (hello, 2018!) we’ve rounded up a list of 25 things to tick off with your girls. Why? Because what’s better than girl time?*
We’ve teamed up with some of our favourite gals at Emma & Roe, to help you gather the girls and celebrate female friendship this summer. The best part?! This list is 100% shoppable, so treat yo’ self and go matchy-matchy with your bestie while you’re at it!
*Trick question: nothing is better.
#1 Get your brunch on at delicious local spot. Our pick is Just Earth for their vegan-friendly and epically fresh brunch menu.
#2 Take your friendship to the next level with these short courses, 'coz friends who learn together stay together
#3 Take a sip and paint class at Brush & Barrel and be wowed by how talented your best babes are even when they’re tipsy
#4 Go on a shopping spree, you’ve earnt it. We’ll just leave this here...
#5 Spend hours getting lost and exploring Mappins Nursery
#6 Put on a cute dress, sip champagne and talk non-stop over high tea at Brisbane Marriott
#7 Bonus points if you turn it into a staycay!
#8 Head to The Stores and pack yourself a gourmet picnic and a jug of Pimms and set up for the afternoon at New Farm Park
#9 Book out the private karaoke rooms at Little Big House. (We hold no responsibility for post-karaoke IG story regret)
#10 Be impressed when your best friends make helmets look fire with a tour de Brisbane on a CityCycle bike
#11 Tick off each and every one of these waterfalls
#12 … and help your BFFs out with some killer waterfall Instagram content
#13 Visit Brisbane’s dedicated Harry Potter store
#14 …and proceed to spend hours debating which Hogwarts house you’d reaaally be in
#15 Head here and devour nothing but cookie dough
#16 Plan a killer road trip like these
#17 Or, pack your togs and head to these beaches that are 100% worth the drive
#18 Have a nail party at Brooklyn Beauty Bar. Yes, this is a thing.
#19 Get matching tattoos, because why the hell not!?
#20 Order off a cheese-only menu at Fromage the Cow
#21 Head to Mount Coot-tha’s Botanic Gardens and explore the cactus zone and tropical dome
#22 See a psychic and get properly spooked
#23 Finally tick off the 50 brunches you should have tried in Brisbane
#24 Get facials and experience the pure luxury of One Wybelenna
#25 Or, just stay in and binge some trashy TV
Ahhh, our hearts feel full just reading this. Tick off this list with your best babes and check out Emma & Roe’s website here to treat yourself (and them!)
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