We’re a pretty satisfied bunch, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t covetous. Sometimes we see things out there that we just must have. This is an archive of those earthly desires.
Leading up to the release of the new style, we caught up with its designer and creator, Robert Andow. Read our short Q&A with Andow, and be sure to swing by 'The Local Gift Edit' market to catch him and his bags in-person, Dec. 2-4.
This much-anticipated seasonal release from the North Van distillery is making December look better already...
The first release in Odd Society Spirits' new Community Collaboration Series marries several of our favourite things: whisky, craft, collaboration and...mushrooms.
Link's ethos, aesthetic, and attitude towards self care have always spoken to us...so the minute the announcement of her house brand came into our inbox we were already sold.
These nifty stainless steel containers from renown manufacturing town, Tsubamesanjo, Niigata Prefecture, actually have us excited to get organized.
Over a half-century after its inception, why aren't all Vancouver apartment bathrooms (at the very least) equipped with one of these space- and water-saving models?
Count on the East Van distillery to keep our liquor cabinet well-stocked with irresistible - almost illicitly so - and out-of-the-ordinary bottles of booze.
Meet our new favourite t-shirt, designed by the local record label in conjunction with Open Ferment Natural Wine Fair's first event.
Each calendar includes two dozen miniature bottles of cask strength whiskies and liqueurs - the gray and rainy days are about to get a lot more interesting!
Who wouldn't appreciate having their brunch grinning back at them, courtesy of Takashi Murakami's new Flower Pancake Pan designs?
The Victoria based woman-run business makes covetable designs - like this cozy little crossbody one - that are also West-Coast-weatherproof.
Long a fixture of the neighbourhood, the Mr. Mattress store at Clark & Venables is celebrated by fans at a nearby gallery.
At the hotel Auberge aux 4 Vents in Fribourg, Switzerland, guests of a particular room can enjoy a unique experience.
The spread includes all the standard fixings for creating your own lovely little cheese board loaded with local deliciousness.
A gimmick, to be sure, but the size and form factor are ideal for our summertime purposes.
Make knights for a championship chess set takes two hours, and fewer than 10 people are trained to make them.
These made-in-Amsterdam beauties are cut from mouth-blown crystal glass and can be stood either upright or on their sides.
Each can is outfitted with one of a dozen different coloured mascots, which makes it easy to keep track of yours.
Made of plywood with built-in lighting, the 'Wisdom Tree' is designed for avid readers who have up to five books going at a time.
While searching for original and escapist ways to take care of our personal wellness (and sanity), we could think of nothing more indulgent than putting in a bit of time at the spa.
The wines - released tomorrow - are very palatable, and I wouldn't hesitate to make room for them in either my picnic basket or camp kit.
Chained together and partly collapsed for when stored or on the move, this tool is perfect from a camp cooking perspective.
Chicago glass blower Josh DeWall handcrafts decanters that are likely just as much a joy to fill as they are to empty.
The new scents take us to late July strolls through the night gardens of Italian villas and to relaxed California patios...
The new retail line of housemade products is currently available at the restaurant, online from Legends Haul, and via SPUD.
Don't torment yourself waiting for the sun to make its comeback before picking up one of these chilled out platters to-go.
Hurriedly take yours east a few blocks to MacLean Park and allow yourself to be temporarily transported to the Caribbean.
We've compiled a list of all the local ceramicists on our radar who are creating clay objects we want time and time again...