May 12 2014
Gastown Style: How to Accessorize for Wedding Season
Written by Gastown Admin
334 West Cordova Street
Bo by Mansouri Ties
A bow tie is a statement on its own, so why not go all-out with a funky bow tie? Rowan Sky carries a unique collection of handcrafted wooden bow ties by Bo by Mansouri Ties. These bow ties are made with lightweight reclaimed wood and ethically sourced material. You will definitely turn heads with these bow ties!
FortKnight Men’s Boutique
46 Alexander Street
FortKnight Beard Balm
Don’t let your facial hair steal the show! Make it a priority to keep groom your moustache and beard beforehand. FortKnight carries some of the best grooming products available. Be sure to stock up on FortKnight’s Moustache Wax and Beard Balm––handmade in Vancouver.
8 Water Street
Ovadia & Sons Pocket Sqaure | Black Fleece Brooks Brothers Pocket Square
Many gentlemen often forget to complete their look with a pocket square. A colourful or printed pocket square can add the perfect finishing touch to an outfit. Roden Gray has a great selection Italian-made pocket squares made with100% silk or cotton from brands Ovadia & Sons, Saturday Surf NYC, and Black Fleece Brooks Brothers.
125 – 12 Water Street
Neighbour Silk Tie
If you’re going to wear a tie, make sure that it is made with silk. Neighbour has a great selection of 100% silk ties from their house brand. The Gastown boutique worked with one of the oldest tie manufactures in New York City to guarantee the finest quality.
1 Water Street
Corsine Labedoli Bow Ties
For very special weddings, wear a bow tie that will make you stand out from the crowd. Secret Location is carrying a jaw-dropping line of luxury bow ties by Corsine Labedoli. These are truly unique, elegant, and elaborate bow ties made with 100% semi-precious stones and silk organza embroidered by hand.
221 Abbott Street
Lynetta Necklace | The ‘Randie’
Weddings are the perfect occasion to rock a statement necklace. Visit Mi Kemistry for an affordable collection of colourful and playful jewellery.
225 Carrall Street
Lauren Hope Abba Earrings and Alex Cuff in Coral
For an upscale look with a bit of edge and sass, check out LYNNSteven’s selection of Lauren Hope jewellery. All pieces are handmade in U.S.A and designed with Art Deco-inspiration and unique accents such as handset glass stones and antique finishes.
207 Abbott St
Silver Trumpet Jewelry
If you’re opting for a low-key statement, it’s best to accessorize with vintage-inspired jewellery. You can find a lovely collection of locally crafted, Art Noveau and Victorian-inspired necklaces by Silver Trumpet Jewelry.
House of McLaren
125-131 Water Street
Traditional Scottish Attire
If the occasion calls for Scottish attire, visit House of McLaren. House of McLaren carries wedding accessory rentals including horseshoes, cake toppers, tartan garters, and engraved pewter tankards. You can also find made to order clothing for women and men (including kilts) and a selection of tartans for adults and children; and a range of Irish and Welsh tartans and traditional Scottish highland dresses that are available to rent.