Shopping & Style

December 26 2018

Boxing Day Shopping in Gastown

  It’s the day after Christmas and by now you’re probably relaxing on the couch with the Yule Log flickering away on Netflix, nog in hand, surrounded by friends, family and plenty of gifts. But wait….there’s more?! Yes! It’s Boxing Day in Gastown! And it comes but once a year. 2018’s last day of shopping …

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Shopping & Style

December 12 2018

Shopping for Her this Christmas

  Shopping for her this Christmas? Dare you?! But of course you will, and can, in Gastown. In this lovely little gift guide, we’ve selected but only a light flurry of suitable gifts for the love of your life, for your friend, or perhaps for mumsie. As always, the neighbourhood glistens like the first snowfall …

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Culture

November 2 2018

Instagram Takeover: @streetscout x @mygastown

  Instagram: @streetscout Meet Sabrina Fenster. Fashion photographer, blogger and traveller. She’s doing a takeover of @mygastown, capturing the vibe, people, and style trends that can be seen on the streets of Gastown. We asked her to share with us a little about what makes her tick, the influences that colour her creativity, and what …

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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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Shopping & Style

September 13 2018

Fall Fashion In Gastown – Part 2

  There are any number of excuses to go shopping: nothing to wear, looking for a gift, or out of boredom. Shopping for fall needs no defence. Peering into your wardrobe, suddenly all those lovely summertime pieces seem out of place, almost like fashionable has-beens from a time that once was. Our wonderful Gastown retailers …

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Shopping & Style

September 12 2018

Fall Fashion In Gastown – Part 1

  The change in season has its highs and lows. Summer has begun its exit while Autumn readies itself in the wings. As leaves turn to different colours, and nights descend sooner upon the day, that unmistakable crispness appears in the air. The thought of a comfortable sweater or a wool cap seems right. It’s …

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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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Shopping & Style

August 29 2018

Fall into Style with Autumn Accessories in Gastown

  The Labour Day weekend will soon be upon us as we revel in the final hurrah of summer. While the official start of Autumn is marked by the Equinox on September 22, a change in style for many has begun. Gastown is forever procuring some of the most interesting, well-made and genuinely beautiful items to wear …

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