The retail precint of Paddington tends to be other than subtle. It overflows with well credentialled, well paid, well endowed young people who live on the street and play loud music. End of grouch.
Tessarella House offers superb jewellery for the emboldened free spirit. Many of the other stores offer 'frocks' with insufficient material put together in a 'what-the-heck' style with price tags to make one blush.
In its defence, I feel the need to point out that these images were taken on a Wednesday at 7am and the few people on the street were hurrying up to the main drag to catch a bus.