We Want This Lunar ‘Orbit’ Light So We Can Play God at the Dinner Table

The collectible piece by South African artist Jesse Ede was designed to mimic the movement of a moon around a planet.

When the Smoke Clears, We Want a Weekend Away in This Mountain Lookout

Set in the midst of 160 acres of private land, this mountain lookout was built in 2009, modelled after the early 20th century fire lookouts.

We Want to Brighten Our Shelf with Lyndsay Sung’s Adorable New Cookbook

It's physically impossible not to crack the spine of this kawaii cookbook (featuring 30 colourful recipes) without also cracking a smile.

We Want to Glide Above False Creek on This Newfangled Beast of a Machine

Developed in Puerto Rico, the Lift eFoil allows its rider to cruise silently above the surface of the water at speeds up to 40 km an hour.

How to Make a Tiny BBQ Out of a Recycled Soup Can

Go ahead and make one, but keep in mind that our Parks Board banned charcoal BBQs in some local parks yesterday. Don't be stupid!

We Want a Robotic Pot That Will Save the Plants We’d Otherwise Kill

Vincross' HEXA interactive companion robot has been repurposed by its creator to carry a potted plant and keep it alive.

We Want To Try The Brand New Collaborative Brew from Vij’s and Parkside Brewery

The Parkside Brewery ‘Trunkline’ India White Ale reads like it will be delicious, and we want to confirmation of this from our mouths...

We Want This Waterproof, Greaseproof, Powdered Limestone Notebook Designed For Chefs

Unsurprisingly, the Kickstarter campaign for "STONE: The Chef's Notebook" exceeded its goal by almost 200K with time to spare.

We Want a Copy of Kaja Silverman’s ‘The Three-Personed Picture’

This is the second in a three-volume series, the first of which inspired the Capture Photography Festival's feature exhibit, 'The Blue Hour.'

Hell Yeah, We Want a Bottle of This Locally Crafted Blue Curaçao!

The North Shore distillery made just 500 bottles of this beautiful stuff and selling 'em for just $23. Grab one before they're all gone.

We Want These Conjoined Face Dishes by East Van Artist Emma Canning

It's amazing just how much expression is contained in the chin and lips of these conjoined dishes by this local ceramicist.

We Want the Colour Guide That Assisted Charles Darwin on the HMS Beagle

"Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours" was first printed in 1814 as a guide for scholars and artists. Its has just been republished.

Cool Facet of Old School European Train Stations Reimagined for Home, Smartphones

Those old split-flap thingamajigs that whir and tickety-tick have been miniaturized and iOS/Android enabled.

Raising the Bar with the Matte Black Collection of Bar Tools from Cocktail Kingdom

Teardrop bar spoons, julep strainers, Leopold jiggers and Koriko metal shaker tins make up the new line from the New York company.

Keeping Warm Under Blankets of Heavily Detailed International Currencies

One good thing about counterfeit money is that it has pushed treasuries to invest in the good designs these blankets have stolen.

It’s Not Too Late to Get a Great Calendar for 2018. Here Are Five We Want

Did you get a couple of days into the new year realising that you had yet to get a calendar for 2018? Yeah, us too.

We Want This Beautiful Blueprint That Maps out the Connections of Hip Hop

From Kool Herc to Wu-Tang, this elaborate 'Hip Hop Love' blueprint reveals the fascinating universe of artistry behind the genre.

Some Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas for the Food & Drink Lover on Your List

If you're cutting as close as we are this holiday season, you might find something good on this short list of last minute gift ideas.

We Want a Year of Art & Culture at The Vancouver Art Gallery

Japanese modern art icon Takashi Murakami's upcoming exhibit is only one of many reasons we want a VAG membership for Christmas!

A Six Bottle ‘JoieBox’ is Ready for Christmas and We Want One

Naramata's JoieFarm winery has put together their latest Christmas gift box and it's loaded with cheer.

The Roll Top Bag We Want for Christmas was Designed and Made in Vancouver

This waxed cotton, roll top backpack from East Van would make a great Christmas gift for West Coast wanderers.

We Want This Graphic, Hand-Tufted Statement Rug by Local Artisan Julia Mior

We're seriously yearning for Mior's The Talamone wool area rug...and household practicalities be damned!

We Want a Subscription to Vancouver’s Own ‘Prototype Coffee’ Micro-Roastery

Former Revolver Coffee manager/barista Matt Johnson has just launched a new microroastery, and we want in on it.

One of the Tastiest Things in the Universe Just Landed in Strathcona

Have you ever introduced your deserving mouth to a wheel of Port-soaked stilton cheese? It just arrived in Vancouver, so pounce!

The Right Book to Flip Through if You’re Already Suffering Christmas Exhaustion

You can snag a signed copy of Ryan Heshka's 'Fatales' at his book signing at Lucky's Comics on Friday, December 8th.

We Want This Japanese-Inspired Teapot by Lupa Ceramics

This beauty by local ceramicist Kristine Aguilar is the perfect teapot for daily brewing our way through every day of winter.

Laphroaig’s New ‘Select’ Single Malt Scotch Whisky Cracks Our Christmas Wish List

More relaxed than the typic Islay bruiser, the affordable Select shows a diversity of flavour without surrendering any character.

We Want Maggie Boyd’s Impossible-To-Get, Limited Edition “Danse Russe” Tote Bag

Only 50 of these bookish tote-and-poetry duos were made and they were all gone before we could finish articulating our hope for one.