Tag: Alberni Street

Folio.YVR Issue #3: Creations in Silver: Visiting the Stefano Ricci Atelier

Folio.YVR Issue #3: Creations in Silver: Visiting the Stefano Ricci Atelier

No matter how many of the stately Stefano Ricci boutiques around the world you may visit on your travels, it is a given that upon entering, your breath will be taken away by the signature floral arrangements. Situated first and foremost, each opulent display of […]

Folio.YVR Issue #1: Modaselle: Authentic Luxury Resellers

Folio.YVR Issue #1: Modaselle: Authentic Luxury Resellers

In 2015, Vancouver-based online luxury handbag and accessory re-seller Modaselle opened a brick-and-mortar retail location on Seymour Street. This was only two years after the launching of an e-commerce business, which was looking to tap into the burgeoning billion-dollar online luxury resale market. It was […]

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: NUVO Invites Choo’aholics to Shop for Charity [PHOTOS]

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: NUVO Invites Choo’aholics to Shop for Charity [PHOTOS]

Earlier this month, NUVO Magazine Editor Claudia Cusano orchestrated a wonderful fund-raiser for the Lions Gate Hospital Foundation which tapped into two things that Vancouver woman love – charity work and shoe shopping! The bubbly pink Champagne was Moët & Chandon, the hors-d’oeuvres were deliciously designed […]

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: All that Glitters is Jimmy Choo Gold

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: All that Glitters is Jimmy Choo Gold

Standing in a half circle outside 1035 Alberni Street, Vice President of Retail Baldo Larussa and members of the marketing team of Jimmy Choo, assess the boutiques’ interior presentation from the street. I see what they see – an abundance of sparkle and the golden […]

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: Colton’s Couture Curating Luxury in the Suburbs

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: 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. […]

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: Virgil Abloh’s Off-White Opens in Obscure Laneway

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: 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 […]