Issue #4/5 – July/August

Folio.YVR #4/5: 17-year-old Student Carson Guo Buys Supreme Collection for $1.1M

Folio.YVR #4/5: 17-year-old Student Carson Guo Buys Supreme Collection for $1.1M

Over the course of two weeks this past January, 17-year old Carson Guo diligently tracked a Sotheby’s online auction. The world’s largest brokers of art, jewelry, and real estate had placed for bidding a collectibles lot of 248 Supreme skate decks—the only full set in […]

Folio.YVR #4/5: Mini Vancouver Launches in Kitsilano

Folio.YVR #4/5: Mini Vancouver Launches in Kitsilano

In 1959, the MINI was introduced to the world and the diminutive vehicle has become one of the world’s most beloved automotive marques. Synonymous with fun and spontaneity, the MINI evokes fond memories in generations who have grown-up with this dynamic car. Ever evolving and […]

Folio.YVR #4/5: Christopher Bates: Monaco Grand Prix Runway

Folio.YVR #4/5: Christopher Bates: Monaco Grand Prix Runway

The spectacular ‘Ice White’ themed fashion show was held the past May at the Monaco Grand Prix at Le Meridien Beach Plaza. The beach-side catwalk of the Amber Lounge Charity Fashion Event featured Canadian men’s wear designer Christopher Bates’ chic suiting alongside bridal and evening […]

Folio.YVR 4/5: Andy Dixon: From Versace Home to Runway

Folio.YVR 4/5: Andy Dixon: From Versace Home to Runway

The Versace Men’s Spring-Summer 2020 collection is a celebration of contemporary masculinity. Iconic house codes, colorful prints, and ironic nuances are combined with new tailoring silhouettes in signature Versace style. The personal journey of a young man, coming of age and finding his confidence, is […]

Folio.YVR 4/5: Lydia Courteille: La Vie en Rose Collection

Folio.YVR 4/5: Lydia Courteille: La Vie en Rose Collection

The window display is moderate in scope, the exterior is painted a lovely dark green, it almost looks black, the antique door and tiny step it rests above, do not really belie what lies within. This is the world of Lydia Courteille. 231 Rue St. […]

Folio.YVR 4/5: Whiskey Wisemen 3rd Annual Charity Tournament

Folio.YVR 4/5: Whiskey Wisemen 3rd Annual Charity Tournament

In Vancouver, there are two words that when uttered together, create a reaction that spurs even the most complacent into action. These two magical words are ‘golf’ and ‘whisky,’ and together at Whisky Wisemen they make great things happen. Created by Kevin Shaw and Jordan […]