Archive for the category "shopping"

Apple Store in Pacific Centre Vancouver's New Meet Market

Comments 10 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photo credit: Paul Hillsdon on Flickr At 10:00am on May 24th, 2008 Vancouver’s first Apple Store will open its doors in Pacific Centre. More info: – Grand Opening Pacific Centre – Apple Store Grand Opening May 34 – Apple Store Opening May 24 Pacific Centre – Apple Store Vancouver to Open May 24 – H&M […]

Give Yourself a Pedicure with PedEgg

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I think I’ve had maybe 3 pedicures in my life, most recently at Element in Yaletown with Keira just before her birthday back in December. It was lovely and I particularly loved sitting in massage chairs, getting the royal treatment from the knee down and spending some down time with a friend. Photo credit: Derek […]

H&M Vancouver and the Apple Store, a Match Made in Heaven

Comments 12 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Recently malls have offered lounge areas in their corridors where you’ll find a throw rug, leather arm chairs, maybe a couch, and a handful of husbands camping out until their wives resurface with the credit cards at which time they become porters, carrying all goods purchased out to the vehicle. I for one know that […]

Army and Navy Shoe Sale Preview and Interview

Comments 9 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After my preview post for tomorrow’s shoe sale I got in touch with the company and was fortunate enough to interview Tania Berrios who is the Jr. Buyer for the Shoe Department at Army and Navy. How long has the Army & Navy Shoe Sale been around? The Shoe Sale has been going on now […]

Army and Navy Shoe Sale, A Vancouver Tradition

Comments 16 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Although we no longer have the “$1.49 day – Woodwards” theme chiming through our radios there are still many traditions in local retail shopping that have lived on to the point of being legendary. Growing up in Surrey, it was always A&B Sound on Boxing Day, and in other cities it’s been the annual Army […]