Monday, 20 August 2012 14:35
Our Live/Work series continues with Tavia Cosper, founder of sensecomm, passionate about working with independent businesses to get their message out there. She also lives (and works) in an amazing loftspace in the Koret Lofts with her husband, which was recently featured in BC Home Magazine.
Monday, 20 August 2012 09:00
To begin our focus on all things going on in Gastown this fall, where better to start than with local Gastown designer Randi O.'s launch of her Ora Bags' fall collection? Last week at Nouvelle Nouvelle was a warm place to be, in the presence of great company and Ora Bags' new handmade leather accessories. Take a peek at last week's fun as well as Ora's fall campaign video.
Tuesday, 14 August 2012 09:47
Fall is just around the corner, it’s about that time again to embrace the change in seasons and welcome another school year. Rowan Sky is hosting the perfect event to kickstart the school year with their first Pop-up shop this Friday, August 17th, featuring European leather handbag line, aunts&uncles.
Monday, 13 August 2012 13:17
Everything we are going though is happening in our homes. Do you look forward to coming home to an amazing space? Do you want to talk about it? These are a few of the questions posed by Peter Wilds, the established, Gastown-based designer and stylemaker. Stepping into his studio space at 51 Powell Street is like taking a breath of fresh air.
Monday, 13 August 2012 07:00
That's right; Givenchy is now at Roden Gray, right here in Gastown. The first shipment of their Fall/Winter 2012 orders has just arrived, so snatch it up while you can! Peacoats, graphic tees, varsity jackets, pants, blazers, and plaid--all the makings of a good fall and winter of layering and inimitable style.
Monday, 06 August 2012 14:47
We love these beautiful pieces of art by Catherine Hartley. Handmade right here in Gastown, this stunning array of silver accessories recalls our very own natural earth, and it's underside of molten rock, heat, and shape shifting elements.
Available at One of A Few.
Monday, 06 August 2012 10:00
Contest Details Below.
After a brief absence, the Irish Heather's Long Table Series is back for summer! They have moved some meals around; the iconic roast suckling pig is now a Monday meal and there is a new (very welcome) addition -- a Clam Bake!!
Saturday, 04 August 2012 10:00
We are excited to announce Nouvelle Nouvelle's Summer Market, coming up Sunday, August 12th! From noon to six, come down to 209 Abbott for summer drinks, sweet homemade treats, and stunning works of Vancouver designers and artists. Featuring Wasted Effort beautiful accessories, Hendrik Lou knitted wonders, and Ora Bags, to name just a few!
Friday, 03 August 2012 11:24
Check out the new exhibit at Catalog Gallery, presented by Stussy Canada. British Columbia-based, Tofino-born photographer Jeremy Koreski.
Friday, 03 August 2012 10:00
Well, we know one of the places where we will be hanging out this long weekend! On Judas Goat's lovely, little yellow patio! It's finally open. Indulge in summer with great Spanish-inspired tapas at this great location, amidst the atmosphere of Blood Alley.
Wednesday, 25 July 2012 16:43
We are happy to annouce that the much-loved, mid-summer farmer's market is back on this weekend at Old Faithful. With plenty of amazing vendors in attendance, of course: Nelson the Seagull, Victory Gardens, Le March St. George, Revolver Coffee, Krause Berry Farms, Mikuni Wild Harvest and Earnest Ice Cream. As Gastowners, we feel beyond lucky to get to shop what these talented people have to offer -- what they are growing, creating and crafting in Vancouver: they are just the kind of folk that make this city a better place to live.
Stop by this Sunday, July 29th.
Tuesday, 24 July 2012 04:49
A couple nice things that keep you refreshed in many different ways.
Monday, 23 July 2012 08:00
To go with a nice, new, little patio in Gaoler's Mews, Boneta has a new lunch menu up and ready for your summer meetings and meet-ups. We love how much activity has been going on in our favorite little courtyard! Check out the new menu below, complete with lux poutine, trout tartare, and fish and chips.
Lunch will be running Monday to Friday, from noon to 2:30.
Monday, 23 July 2012 08:00
Nicli has expanded their (very delicious) exploration of Italian cuisine, now incorporating Vicino Deli next door to Nicli Pizzeria. All in all, this little section of Cordova makes for a perfect one-stop for everything from a fine meal in, groceries to-go, daily made in-house pastas, salads and meat dishes, as well as some seriously delicious coffee (and pastries).
Saturday, 21 July 2012 04:00
PIT FOR YOUR SUPPER is back at the Irish Heather on Wednesday, August 1st, 7pm. The innovative Sean Heather has come up with a night where you simply trade your time for a delicious Long Tables Series meal. Attendees get food and beer in exchange for 2 hours work pitting beautiful cherries: Spiced Pork Loin, with Potato Salad & Fresh Cut Slaw, to go with Fat Tug IPA, from Driftwood Brewery in Victoria, BC. The beautiful cherries are from Scott Hawthorne's orchard, Picker's Shack, in Naramata, B.C.
Check out our Q+A with Scott about his orchard here.
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