We Want a Waterproof Camp Poncho Blanket

We're fans of Kammok's hammock, so we took an immediate interest when they launched a Kickstarter for waterproof camp blankets last week.

Why Not a Long Dining Room Table of Vancouver Island?

Eduard Locota makes hyper-realistic tables depicting islands and the underwater topography. We want one that's close to home...

The Ultimate Craft Beer Nerd’s Card Game

We think Mikkeller's Hip Hops Card Game might be the perfect remedy to another long, rainy Vancouver winter. Your deal...

We Want a Copy of “The Gastown Foodie” Cookbook (Available October 17)

We've been making room on our bookshelf for the third instalment in our favourite local cookbook series.

We Want to Get Mystical with Ben Gore’s Awesome Hip Hop Tarot Card Deck

This rapper-inspired deck of amazingness might just be the gateway to spiritualism you've been waiting for...

We Want to Take a Photographic Aerocene Exploration High Above Vancouver

The backpack kit includes a floating sculpture, a camera to document its flight and an assortment of environmental sensors.

Glamping in a Fully Kitted-Out Airstream Trailer on Pender Island

As one of the few people in Vancouver who aren't attracted to the "roughing it" side of camping, this appeals to me greatly...

We Want This Wood-Fired Grill Apparatus for Chicken Deliciousness in the Great Outdoors

If cooking with wood and fire outside is something you dig, check out this amazing set up for whole chickens in Brooklyn...

Goodbye Traditional Charcoal BBQ, Hello Hand-Cranked Gyroscopic Grill

Barbecue season might be coming to a close, but this beautifully engineered thing of beauty has us wishing it would last forever!

Service Industry Veterans Publish New “Vineyard Dogs of the Okanagan” Book

With so many vineyards in the Okanagan and the Similkameen, that means a lot of vineyards dogs -- so many that they now have their own book!

The Roman Empire’s Vast Road Network Imagined as a Subway Map

Over 400,000 kms of Roman roads were built across the empire. This is a cool vision of that achievement.

Dig This Vintage German Map of the Iberian Peninsula at The Found & The Freed

This beauty is super striking in its brightly coloured relief, and so what if it's all in German?

Get This ‘You’re Doing Great’ T-Shirt by Coreena Lewis at Eastside Flea this Weekend

The "illustrator + garment maker, dog petter and general weirdo" will be selling them at Eastside Flea this weekend.

The Carbonara-Like ‘Mazemen’ Ramen That We’d Eat Everyday If It Was in Vancouver

If anyone knows if this is being done in Vancouver, please speak up so I don't have to make this at home!

We Want this Pink Moon Lamp by Gastown’s Old Faithful Shop

We dig the simple, retro aesthetic and how the circular shape can act as a mood-inducing diffuser

We Want a Few of These Reclaimed Wood Pineapple Planters

We'd take a few of these "Pineapple Air Plant Magnets" to brighten up and enliven the kitchen a little. They're made out of reclaimed wood and painted either a tropical yellow or shimmering gold.

We Want this Simple Silver ‘Mountain Necklace’ from Vancouver’s own Up Knörth

We like simple things, and this 'Mountain Necklace' pendant from Vancouver's own Up Knörth fits the bill...