iamgastown – Gastown
Gastown This Month

August 6 2021

Gastown in August

From basement vintage shops, to hole-in-the-wall late night eats, Gastown has always been the go-to place for hidden gems. Stray away from the beaten path and it’s amazing what you can find. Discover or rediscover, you decide.

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Gastown This Month

June 8 2021

I AM GASTOWN: EC RARE BOOKS

When Stefanie and Richard moved EC Rare Books into their new space on Cambie Street, they made a captivating discovery. The very space they now occupied was originally owned by a family of bookbinders. This little bit of fate was an inspiring welcome to Richard, a third-generation bookbinder himself. Two framed photos of the original family and business now hang in the shop as a relic of Gastown’s History.

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Gastowner

April 22 2021

I AM GASTOWN: JULIA CHURCH, NETTLES TALE

A couple of doors down from its old hunting grounds in the new and improved Nettles Tale. From inclusive swimwear to locally acquired home decor Nettles Tale has settled in beautifully. We reach out to owner Julia, who gave us her perspective of being a store owner in Gastown.

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