Archive of posts tagged "clothing"

Shop Local Giveaway, Pick Your Prize


Friday, December 3rd, 2010 — 9:49am PDT
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It’s the season of giving and my inbox is full of generous prize donations for my readers this month. Two in particular that caught my eye were both from female business owners who operate shops in Vancouver. Kube Computers Kube Computers is a boutique computer store that specializes in stylish laptop bags and non-intimidating computer […]

604Republic T-Shirt and Hoodies


Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 — 1:30pm PDT
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With a name like 604Republic, this company instantly caught my eye. Their main goal is to create unique designs for t-shirts and hoodies — which is pretty much the unofficial uniform of anyone who lives on the West Coast. Photo credit: John Bollwitt on Flickr I’ve had my Soulsurfing Hoodie for a few weeks now […]

Plum Fall Line Up, Win $100 GC


Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 — 1:05pm PDT
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As I can gather from the entries in my Magique Fall Fashion Affair contest, everyone is pretty excited to sport their cozy sweaters and boots this season. With that in mind, I’m pleased to partner with Plum for another contest that will help you complete your autumn wardrobe. Item: Tokyo BlazerDesigner: VERYPrice: $150 Plum is […]

Review: CHANGE on Cambie


Wednesday, January 21st, 2009 — 7:46pm PDT
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My husband has been commuting along the Cambie corridor for over a year and has seen the area develop, buildings reach the sky, and new shops open their doors. Last July CHANGE moved in, (between Starbucks and Save-On-Foods) and he was quick to tell me about this European lingerie boutique. For Christmas he treated me […]

Review: VATA Brasil


Sunday, January 11th, 2009 — 2:12pm PDT
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Just before Christmas I met up with Ananda of VATA Brasil to chat and learn more about this local company that is producing some extraordinary garments. VATA Brasil active wear can be found in Canada, US, Mexico and the Middle East however their flagship storefront on is located on Richards street between Dunsmuir and Hastings […]

Sub Zero Clothing Drive


Tuesday, December 16th, 2008 — 10:24am PDT
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With the cold weather comes growing concerns for the safety and well-being of those who must spend the night (or even the daytime) on the streets. Aside from campaigns like Sox in the City, Kate from ChangeEverything is taking initiative again this year by doing a Sub Zero Clothing Drive. A couple of years ago […]