Thursday, 25 October 2012 09:00
This week, we fall in love with L'Atelier Home's hand picked Vintage Teacups, repurposed with Soya wax, fragrance & Dye Free Candles. When the candle is done you have a teacup to add to your collection or you can start a collection.
Thursday, 25 October 2012 09:00
Locally made clothing from Venus & Mars, designed and created in Vancouver, make for the perfect Halloween disguises! They're surreal, fairy-tale creations are beautifully made-- be it goth, steam punk, Victorian, or anything else you might be looking for. Check out some of our favorites below, alongside some weird and amazing accessories.
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 09:36
Community Thrift + Vintage has amazing, vintage Halloween finds at both of their locations. We picked through and found some awesome, unique spins for classic costumes ideas. Check out our top five below.
Thursday, 18 October 2012 12:27
Gastown-ers, there is so much going on down here, and everyday, more and more people are getting excited about it and tapping in to be a part of it all. For this month's giveaway, we have four $50 gift certificates to Chill Winston for four lucky readers!
Thursday, 18 October 2012 10:45
It's a known fact that dogs at the office are nothing but a good thing. They make for a positive atmosphere, lower stress levels, spark and energize conversations, and are condusive to creativity and job fulfillment. Not a bad line-up of pros. Gastown is a dog-loving neighbourhood, and you would be surprised at how many four-legged friends are an essential part of our burgeoning businesses. Our new series continues with Oscar at Burst! Creative Group.
Monday, 15 October 2012 08:12
Vancouver has a slew of talented, globally recognized designers. In Gastown, so many of our shops and folks aim to support these burgeoning or established artists, which inspired us to do a new series. Get localized with these amazing new and local arrivals from The Block.
Thursday, 04 October 2012 09:10
Celebrate Thanksgiving this Sunday October 7th and Monday October 8th at the Irish Heather with a traditional turkey feast, as part of their popular Long Table Series. Located in the heart of historic Gastown, the Irish Heather stands out as a beacon of authenticity with beautiful exposed brick walls decorated with original Guinness posters from the 1950s.
Thursday, 04 October 2012 08:49
First time restaurant owners Jeff Jefkins and Armand Tencha have put their minds together to bring to life Lily Mae's - a French and European-inspired comfort cafe, opening this afternoon at 3 o'clock. Their location is at 12 Powell Street.
Tuesday, 02 October 2012 09:00
Coming up soon is Inform's fifty year birthday (it began in Park Royal mall). The homegrown Vancouver company has evolved and grown to stand at the forefront of international design, while sticking to its roots and passion for the fun and experimental in modern living.
Sunday, 30 September 2012 13:05
Thursday, 27 September 2012 10:19
For this Design Series, the passionate Ali, owner of Zientte on Water Street, picks her favorite pieces for fall (and tells us why in her own words).
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