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PARQ’s Victor Launches with a Fete Fit for Queen V

PARQ’s Victor Launches with a Fete Fit for Queen V

PARQ Vancouver launched another new restaurant this month when the 170-seat Victor threw open its doors and welcomed the city’s top foodies, bloggers, and media personalities in. Situated on the 6th floor of the Douglas Autograph Collection hotel, the restaurant boasts unprecedented views of False […]

Suzette Hernandez is Intrigued by Luxury

Suzette Hernandez is Intrigued by Luxury

In September, Swiss luxury watchmaker Hublot officially launched its Vancouver boutique on Alberni Street in the famous ‘Luxury Zone,’ with superstar performer and brand ambassador Lang Lang in attendance. From the invite-only press conference in the private upstairs lounge to the boutique showroom and onto […]

Waterfront Living at Richmond’s River Green

Waterfront Living at Richmond’s River Green

The waterfront lifestyle available at the River Green community is one based on vision and a desire to create something unique which, until now, has not been available in Richmond. The River Green development is located on the tranquil side of the Fraser River and […]

Travel the World with Forero’s Luggage

Travel the World with Forero’s Luggage

Nestled along the tiny, tree-lined West 41st Avenue in Kerrisdale, the elegant Faubourg Paris café serves up delicate macarons, hand-crafted pastries and incredible butter-drenched croissants. It’s here that businesswoman Mabel Forero sips an aromatic loose-leaf tea blend from the renowned Maison Mariage Frères and contemplates […]

Whistler Ice Caves in the Afternoon

Whistler Ice Caves in the Afternoon

For world travelers and thrill seekers the mere mention of Kamchatka, Skaftafell, Dobšinská, and Mýrdalsjökull elicits gasps and instant recognition that you are a true connoisseur of adventure travel. For those mesmerized by west coast nature and relish every opportunity to source (and be the first to enjoy) an unspoiled […]

Moissonnier Brings France to Vancouver

Moissonnier Brings France to Vancouver

This weekend, take a break from the seawall and venture into Yaletown to visit Moissonnier. Since 1885, the French master cabinetmaker has been at the forefront of traditional style married with an avant-garde aesthetic. Owned by fourth-generation scions of founder Émile Moissonnier, the family enterprise and its handmade […]

Secret Location Exposes Matteo Cibic

Secret Location Exposes Matteo Cibic

At the epicentre of historic Gastown at One Water Street, a series quirky window displays offer a glimpse into the heart of Secret Location. Adorned with giant keys, the glass doors of this hidden boutique open to a playground of couture by designers whose names […]

Store Your Prized Vintages at 13C

Store Your Prized Vintages at 13C

The heavy entry door is surrounded by a smooth grey stone facade, bare except for the unit number, an intercom box, and an intimidating fingerprint scanner. Welcome to 13C, an exclusive, state-of-the-art wine storage facility. The unmarked location is a stone’s throw from Vancouver’s busy […]

Miuccia Prada Inspired by ‘Madness for Glamour’

Miuccia Prada Inspired by ‘Madness for Glamour’

Miuccia Prada, inspired by a “madness for glamour,” had the entirety of Auguste Perret’s Palais d’léna in Paris – including ornate staircases, furniture, columns, and all the floors – covered in a luscious curly lavender ‘eco-fur.’ As the last runway on the final day of […]

Bryan Adams: An Icon in Black & White

Bryan Adams: An Icon in Black & White

Emerging as a photographer in the late nineties, Bryan Adams’ thought-provoking works have been featured in numerous exhibitions all over the world and bound into four books of intensely honest black and white portraiture. The notoriously private Adams has been photographing prominent Canadians, as well […]