Live & Work

October 5 2018

Neighbourhood Profile: Sarah Braim from House of Blond

  Name: Sarah Braim Title: Owner and Stylist Organization/Business: House of Blond  Social: @stylebysrarahbraim   What do you do and how did you get here? I am a hair stylist and the owner of House of Blond. I have been a stylist for 20 years, and it was my best friends stepmom (another stylist) who greatly …

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Live & Work

September 26 2018

Neighbourhood Profile: Linda Levy from L’atelier Home

  Name: Linda Levy Title: Owner and Interior Designer Organization/Business: L’atelier Home Social: @latelierhomedesign   What do you do and how did you get here? I’m the owner of L’atelier Home –  a furniture, home and gift store on West Cordova.  I have always been passionate about furniture and interior design, and it was this …

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Culture

September 24 2018

This Week In Gastown

  Get your fine Italian groceries from Di Beppe Di Beppe has launched a brand new online grocery service. The caffe is now selling all of their favourite products – many of the ingredients used to make Di Beppe’s signature dishes. Order your favourite high-quality products online and pick them up when you come in for …

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Live & Work

September 19 2018

Neighbourhood Profile: Martin Mavko from Rocket Repro

  Name: Martin Mavko Title: Owner  Organization/Business: Rocket Repro     What do you do and how did you get here? We are a photographic film lab specializing in the printing of actor’s headshots for the Film, TV and Theatre industry. We also provide services in fine art printing and photographic film development. We’re the …

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Eat & Drink

September 17 2018

This Week In Gastown

  PAINT THE TOWN BLUE STREET PARTY Thursday September 20 4 – 7:00 PM Six Hundred Four #101 – 123 Cambie Street Come Paint The Town Blue in Gastown this Thursday Sep 20 from 4-7 pm and celebrate the unveiling of a new mural and sneaker collaboration between Vancouver artist and illustrator Carson Ting, Six …

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Eat & Drink

September 10 2018

This Week In Gastown

  Early Show: Django’s Jewels Guilt & Co Monday September 10 Doors 7pm/Show 8pm Pay-What-You-Can On a mission to capture the sound of Django Reinhardt’s Gypsy jazz of the 30’s and 40’s, Django’s Jewels are the next generation of gypsy swing in Western Canada. The Jewels swing hard and fast, with energy and lots of …

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Live & Work

September 7 2018

Neighbourhood Profile: Nemo Thalhammer from The Black Frog

  Name: Nemo Thalhammer Title: Owner  Organization/Business: The Black Frog Social: @blackfrogeatery   What do you do and how did you get here? I’m originally from Austria. When I first came to Canada, I lived in Edmonton for 14 years, working as a barman in The Black Dog pub. One day, I joked about opening my …

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Eat & Drink

September 3 2018

This Week In Gastown

  Mama Tuesday: Holistic Sleep Consulting with Desiree Cluff Native Shoes TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 11 – 12:00 PM First day back after the long weekend, Desiree aka @rockababyguru will be in our Gastown store at 11am to to talk all things SLEEP. Desiree is a Holistic Sleep Consultant who helps parents nurture healthy sleep habits in their …

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Live & Work

August 31 2018

Carey Melnichuk from Gastown’s Secret Location

  Name: Carey Melnichuk Title: Entrepreneur and Owner Organization/Business: secret location Social: @slocation   What do you do and how did you get here? I am an entrepreneur, and I own and oversee Secret Location – Canada’s first concept store. I have always been interested in fashion, although when I went to university, I actually studied agriculture. …

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