Tag: yaletown

Issue #3: Skin Technique Announces New Technology

Issue #3: Skin Technique Announces New Technology

In just a few years, Dr. Christopher Pavlou has become one of Vancouver’s leading aesthetics doctors, due in no small part by continually updating his practice to include the latest advances in medical aesthetics and medical grade skincare products. He also travels the world as […]

Issue #3: Sixofour Life Watches: Homegrown 604 Haute Horlogerie

Issue #3: Sixofour Life Watches: Homegrown 604 Haute Horlogerie

When looking for comparisons to finely crafted timepieces, only luxury vehicles come close, so much so that collector Jay Leno was inspired to write a book on it. Leno likens it to “a patient art form” and though people who know nothing about fine mechanical […]

Issue #2: Philanthropy: Lambano Sanctuary & Dr Pavlou Foundation

Issue #2: Philanthropy: Lambano Sanctuary & Dr Pavlou Foundation

In Gauteng, South Africa a team of twenty dedicated medically trained staff provide full-time care for children who live with life-limiting HIV and other threatening illnesses. Theirs is a calling of dedication and sacrifice to ensure the quality of treatment provided is the best that […]

Issue #1: Modaselle: Authentic Luxury Resellers

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 […]

Toronto Fashion Week 2019

Toronto Fashion Week 2019

Toronto Fashion Week begins Monday with the Fall/Winter 2019 collections from some of Canada’s best-known designers.  Now in its fourth season, TFW runs over three days bringing together east coast fashionista, designers, and retailers to experience the highly anticipated runways by the likes of Mikhael Kale, David Dixon, Narces, […]

Leisure Center Launches Café in Mini Garden Oasis

Leisure Center Launches Café in Mini Garden Oasis

The Leisure Center Café launched with a mid-day event where Co-Owner Mason Wu and Scott McKeown, Senior Event Manager, introduced the concept and, once again, apologized for no coffee being served (yet)! Yu’s explanation (for the lack of coffee) is that the vision for Leisure Center is […]

Whisky Wisemen Presents #BeWise 18 with Drew Green & Jill Earthy

Whisky Wisemen Presents #BeWise 18 with Drew Green & Jill Earthy

The Be Wise Whisky Festival hosted #BeWise18 of the Speakers Series at the Roundhouse Community Centre in Yaletown. Drew Green (CEO of Indochino) and Jill Earthy (CGO of FrontFundr) shared their stories and vision, brand ambassadors delivered a whole lot of whisky wisdom to an enthusiastic […]

Couturier Andrew Gn Presents Luxury Trunk Show at Leisure Center

Couturier Andrew Gn Presents Luxury Trunk Show at Leisure Center

Internationally renowned couturier Andrew Gn presented a two-day trunk show in Vancouver’s most engaging retail space, Leisure Center. With a selection of over 150 pieces from his Spring/Summer 2018 Collection, PreFall 2018, and a limited amount from Fall/Winter 2018 (which debuted at Paris Fashion Week […]

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) […]