Wednesday, 22 October 2014 08:00
Self-taught Montreal designer, Clayton Evans is garnering attention from Tokyo, Paris and New York City with his line, complexgeometries. His unconventional designs are like wearable origami, designed to be worn in multiple ways by any gender. Despite having an international…
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 08:00
Peter Wilds Design sits at street level with huge windows that seem to frame the space in perfect white & black snapshots. The studio has a European spirit that incorporates functionality and interaction, often drawing curious visitors in off the…
Wednesday, 15 October 2014 12:28
Tomorrow (Oct 16th), Gastown will line the streets with gold balloons to welcome the fall edition of the Gastown Shop Hop. For one night only, premier boutiques will host a social-shopping soiree showcasing the latest looks with treats and in-store specials.
Thursday, 09 October 2014 09:00
Perhaps it’s the fall leaves changing colours, but we’re starting to feel the spirit of Halloween around the neighbourhood. Halloween is a night you can really ‘sink your teeth’ into and get creative. With only a few weeks to put…
Monday, 06 October 2014 13:00
Fall was made for fashion and next Thursday, October 16th, the stylish set will gather for the semi-annual Gastown Shop Hop. With 44 shops and 15 restaurants in the mix this season, expect to be enticed!
Wednesday, 24 September 2014 08:00
Coming from a family of tinkerers, Sara Moshurchak was always fascinated by the need to create. Having toyed with the idea of being an optometrist, Sara discovered the world of handcrafted eyewear after meeting German-born eyewear designer, Klaus Sebök.
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 08:00
As the nights get longer and cooler weather rolls in, there’s a growing urge to curl up on the couch and hibernate for the winter. Enter the tenth annual Interior Design Show, taking place at the Vancouver Convention Centre this…
Wednesday, 03 September 2014 09:00
Got the need for tweed? One of the city’s most fashionable cycling events, the Vancouver Tweed Ride, will roll through Gastown next week. And, we’re excited to see the spirit of a bygone era (in the form of stylish cyclists…
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…
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