Shopping & Style

March 15 2019

S/S 2019 – New Arrivals In Gastown

  Spring is here. Time for basking in the sun, decluttering the house, hiding chocolate eggs (then finding them and eating them), and shopping. Get the latest on new arrivals to Gastown here before your size in that perfect jumpsuit sells out. There’s lots more to come, so stay tuned as we bring you plenty …

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Shopping & Style

January 30 2019

7 places to get a nice denim jacket in Gastown

  It is of  paramount importance to have a quality denim jacket in your wardrobe. When you find the perfect fit, it’s like having a new best friend; you just kind of want to do everything together, all the time. Gastown has some solid places to find really good denim. Here’s a list that we know …

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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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Culture

October 8 2018

This Week In Gastown

 Happy Thanksgiving!   Pub Trivia Lamplighter Pub TUESDAY OCTOBER 9 7pm The biggest pub quiz night in Vancouver. Join Nice Guys Trivia Inc. at 7pm for prizes and good cheer. RSVP your team at lamplighter@donnellygroup.ca Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Mrs. Lovett’s Pie Shop 348 Water Street WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10 til OCTOBER 31 8 – 10:30 …

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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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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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Shopping & Style

June 6 2018

Summer Fashion In Gastown – Part 1

  Summer Solstice dawns on the 21st June – the first official day of Summer in our Northern Hemisphere. Are you ready? Stylishly speaking of course. We had a beautiful month of May that felt more like July and perhaps like most of us, you scrambled to put together something resembling a look for the unexpected …

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