Wednesday, 27 August 2014 08:00
It’s getting slightly colder and new Fall 2014 arrivals are hitting the floors at our boutiques, so, we’re starting to think about ways to prepare for autumn. Why not start from the bottom with – footwear! We’ve scouted the neighbourhood to…
Thursday, 21 August 2014 08:00
All eyes are on the latest addition to the Gastown neighbourhood, ‘spectology’ specialists Bailey Nelson. The eyewear boutique is just a few weeks old and already making a big splash with locals and visitors alike.
Wednesday, 13 August 2014 09:00
When Heather MacKinnon opened her Gastown flower shop five years ago, she vowed to use only fresh, locally sourced botanicals, a feat that few florists can claim. Today, she’s known for her creative bouquets and a commitment to sustainability that comes…
Wednesday, 30 July 2014 08:00
If you're a fan of hard to find clothing lines, there's a lot to choose from in Gastown. Here's seven stores that have the Vancouver exclusive when it comes to select North American, European and Japanese brands.
Tuesday, 22 July 2014 08:00
Ever lost a button? Sooner or later, everyone does, and that's where Colleen Miller comes in. Whether you're in the market for one in glass, ceramic, metal, horn or even cinnamon stick, Gastown's Button Button has thousands to choose from.
Monday, 14 July 2014 12:44
At a gala event held in Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works a few weeks ago, players in the international architectural and design community from Canada, the USA, Brazil, Japan, and beyond, gathered to recognize the year’s best at the annual AZ…
Tuesday, 03 June 2014 09:00
Summer camping season is in full swing! It’s important to pack the right essentials when embarking the great outdoors. Old Faithful has a handful of topline utility tools, while Sharks & Hammers carries great travel gear by Polar Stuff. For affordable outdoor supplies,…
Thursday, 29 May 2014 10:00
This week is Bike to Work Week, so the Gastown team was on the lookout for cycling fashion. We couldn’t help but notice John Fluevog’s “perfect bike pump” storefront display. Here's a closer look at Fluevog's stylish, bike-friendly footwear.
Tuesday, 27 May 2014 09:00
Pedal your way to some stylish commuter duds! It’s Bike to Work Week and Dutil wants to give you even more incentive to join the two-wheeled commuter movement this summer.
Friday, 23 May 2014 12:00
Never underestimate the power of a maxi dress. Maxi dresses are a staple piece for the summer––comfortable, flattering, and effortlessly stylish! While walking around the neighbourhood, we couldn’t keep our eyes off the amazing floor-length dresses found at Gastown’s boutiques,…
Thursday, 15 May 2014 10:00
Happy International Fluevog Day! Today, we are celebrating the Gastown-based shoe designer and creative genius, John Fluevog. For over forty years, John Fluevog has been creating colourful, artistic shoes that are recognized around the world.
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 09:00
Yee-haw! Rodeo season is underway and it’s finally time to rock your finest western wear! No rodeo outfit would be complete without a pair of cowboy boots, so we stopped by O.K. Boot Corral to check out their latest styles.
Monday, 12 May 2014 10:00
Spring has sprung and wedding season has just begun. If you are attending a special event this season, take a look at our picks and tips on how to accessorize for the wedding season.
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