LOOKCITY: Hunting Through The Ten Very Best Vintage & Thrift Stores In Vancouver

LOOKCITY: Hunting Through The Ten Very Best Vintage & Thrift Stores In Vancouver

by Robyn Yager | I have a soft spot for thrifted and consigned clothing items. There's just nothing that compares to the thrill of sorting through what appears to be junk and discovering the treasures within. I can safely say that I'm addicted to the hunt. Read on for my picks of the top thrift, consignment, and vintage stores in the city. In no particular order, they are... (more…)

Cool Thing We Want #412: Sweet Tentacle Ring By “Octopus Me”

Cool Thing We Want #412: Sweet Tentacle Ring By “Octopus Me”

This ring by Etsy artist OctopusMe was "made from a real octopus tentacle [that was] drilled, carved, shaped and cast in sterling silver." It totally sucks,… more 

The Shopaholiblog: “Favourite” Plays Favourites For Christmas

The Shopaholiblog: “Favourite” Plays Favourites For Christmas

Even for those who love hitting stores, December can feel daunting. Since we're down with making things run as smoothly as possible for our readers, we thought… more 

We Get Our French Underwear In The Mail

We Get Our French Underwear In The Mail

Yesterday I was all about the spa gift certificate, but today my attentions have been swayed elsewhere. Don't misunderstand, a spa gift certificate is a good… more 

Clothing Crush: After Coffee On Fourth Ave

Clothing Crush: After Coffee On Fourth Ave

Perfect day. Sent the kids to school and then headed over to Kitsilano for some solo time. After a stroll along the beach and a hike up Yew, I earned my double… more 

Clothing Crush

Clothing Crush

I haven’t always liked shopping. I've no idea what changed, or when it changed, but there you have it. Much to surprise of my friends and family (and the… more 

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