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Judith & Charles Leave Pacific Centre for Granville

Judith & Charles Leave Pacific Centre for Granville

Judith & Charles brought its unique client experience to a new and exciting downtown setting when they opened a new store at 640 Granville Street this week. Laid out over 2293-square-feet, the location opened on May 1st and reflects Granville’s distinct character and architectural elements.  […]

West Van’s Park Royal Welcomes Taiwanese Brand Douchanglee

West Van’s Park Royal Welcomes Taiwanese Brand Douchanglee

Taiwanese luxury fashion brand Douchanglee opened their first Canadian location at West Vancouver’s Park Royal in April. Launched in 1995 by Dou Teng-huang and Zhang Li Yu-jing, the duo presented their first concept store in 2003. Canadian licensee Jack Wang invited media and VIP guests to a celebretory afternoon […]

Chanel ‘Les Beiges a la Plage’ Strolls into Holts

Chanel ‘Les Beiges a la Plage’ Strolls into Holts

In 1913, Coco Chanel opened a boutique in Deauville, France where she sold casual clothing which was suitable for leisure and sport activities. The fashions were constructed from humble fabrics such as jersey and tricot. The boutique location was prime, in the centre of town on a fashionable street […]

Avant-garde Designer Geoffrey B. Small ‘100’ Book Launch at Leisure Center

Avant-garde Designer Geoffrey B. Small ‘100’ Book Launch at Leisure Center

Avant-garde fashion designer Geoffrey B. Small visited Vancouver this past weekend to introduce his first book and commemorate his 100th collection which was recently presented in Paris. This was the first speaking event to take place in the Leisure Center’s lower level “Seminar Room.” The […]

Yang Li/Ve Human Mas/Chine – Pharmakon Music Event at Leisure Center

Yang Li/Ve Human Mas/Chine – Pharmakon Music Event at Leisure Center

Leisure Center has become an important host to Vancouver’s social scene and a growing part of its cultural identity since opening in November 2017.  On April 13th, Leisure Center hosted London based fashion designer, Yang Li and New York based experimental musician, Pharmakon (Margaret Chardiet) […]

Colton’s Couture Curating Luxury in the Suburbs

Colton’s Couture Curating Luxury in the Suburbs

In 2012, an online entrepreneur launched an incredible venture in luxury shopping from a 15th-floor penthouse due north of CF Richmond Centre. ‘Colton’s Personal Couture’ was a private shopping club with a $25,000 membership fee and interior design inspired by the Parisian elegance of Dior. […]

Virgil Abloh’s Off-White Opens in Obscure Laneway

Virgil Abloh’s Off-White Opens in Obscure Laneway

The whispers began late last year. Off-White was coming to Vancouver. Rumours swirled about timing and various locations were bandied about. Then a single Instagram post on December 1, 2017, on the @feuilleluxury account showed the world the branded, yet anonymous, storefront—and so the countdown […]

Oakridge Centre Positioned to be 2nd ‘Luxury Zone’

Oakridge Centre Positioned to be 2nd ‘Luxury Zone’

Vancouver’s West Side is home to some of Canada’s wealthiest people, living in homes that are priced into the millions of dollars. Vancouver, itself, has become a global destination with visitors bringing their money for activities that include shopping. Oakridge Centre is about to see changes […]

An Afternoon of Chilled Bubbles & Hublot’s ‘Geneva Days’ Collection

An Afternoon of Chilled Bubbles & Hublot’s ‘Geneva Days’ Collection

At Geneva Days, created by LVMH to showcase  TAG Heuer, Zenith and Hublot Swiss luxury watch lines, fans of Hublot reveled in the new models which were cited as ‘delightful,’ ‘ingenius,’ and ‘fashion-forward,’ by those that watch the watchmakers. After a gruelling afternoon at Hublot with Suzette Hernandez, a bottle of chilled bubbly, […]

Pandora Shine Spring 2018 at the Delish Mosquito Desserts

Pandora Shine Spring 2018 at the Delish Mosquito Desserts

Mosquito Dessert & Champagne Lounge in Gastown is known as the hautest place for satisfying your cravings for bubbles and chocolate delights. When the invite came to celebrate the launch of the Pandora Shine Spring 2018 Collection at this delicious location, I cleared the calendar! Pandora […]