Iconic Australian brand Sambag closes its doors in Sydney after 22 ...

An iconic brand selling clothes worn by A-listers including Elle Macpherson is shutting down due to 'greedy landlords' and 'exorbitant rents'.

Sambag Stores will close its Sydney shopfronts after 22 years of business, but the brand will still be available online. 

Creative Director Samantha Wagner posted on Instagram 'three weeks to go until our Woollahra store closes'.

An Australian fashion brand selling clothes worn by A-listers including Elle Macpherson is shutting down in Sydney

An Australian brand selling clothes worn by A-listers including Elle Macpherson is shutting down in Sydney

Shocked fans questioned where the store was moving to, to which Ms Wagner replied 'closed, you can still purchase online'.  

And she reportedly told Inside Retail  the pressure of 'greedy landlords' and 'exorbitant rents' drove her to close the Woollahra store in Sydney's East. 

The designer told the publication 'retail is not what it used to be' and 'it's too hard to compete anymore'.

Her shop is listed for lease with Ray White as a 'rare opportunity in a hugely popular area of Woollahra'. 

The Sambag brand will still be available online, with the retail outlet currently offering a 20 per cent Easter Sale 

The Sambag brand will still

read more from dailymail.....

Get the latest news delivered to your inbox

Follow us on social media networks

PREV A visitors' guide to Montreal: from best daytime walks to best late-night eats
NEXT R. Kelly hits back at the Time's Up campaign's call for a boycott of his music