Ballet BC | No. 29

Marking their 29th season and 29th new creation under the artistic leadership of Emily Molnar, Ballet BC begins its 2014-2015 season tonight with No.29. Featuring three performances, A.U.R.A, White Act, and An Instant, No.29 will showcase a dynamic and versatile range of dance.

Tik Tok | So Fresh & So Clean

Jake “TikTok” Johnston is a multi-disciplinary creator from Victoria, BC. He’s known artistically as TikTok—a name that originated while trying to pass the time in what he calls “the lethargic realm of the high school classroom,” where doodling was his saviour. While people often think of artists as individuals whose creativity is manifested through passionate bursts of inspiration that are transferred to canvas or wall, this usually isn’t the case.

Landeau Flowers

Want to spoil someone special? Or even yourself? We recommend these, big time. These elegantly packaged, beautifully arranged, and vibrantly coloured roses have a whimsy feel and European flair. Landeau sets out to create a unique, updated experience on the age-old expression of sending flowers, and to create a simple yet luxurious brand, bridging the gap between the traditional gesture and modern ecommerce.


We all know that Vancouver is now home to the inspirational TED talks, but there’s also the lesser-known TEDx series, too. This years TEDxVancouver event is the fifth edition, and the largest in history. Taking place on October 18 at the Queen Elizabeth theatre, TEDx is an independent, self organized event, with leaders from varying fields and expertise, including business, philanthropy, academics, sports, music, theatre, technology, architecture, advertising, and marketing.

Canada Goose x wings+horns

Born of Function, but infused with style, the Decade Parka brings together the best from Canada Goose and wings+horns. Pairing a utilitarian silhouette with classic tailoring and finishes, the Decade Parka features a durable wax cotton shell, deluxe leather detailing, and premium Canadian-made quality. As part of the wings+horns 10th Anniversary collection, the Decade Parka comes in black or olive with only 300 available worldwide.

WANT Apothecary

Founded in Montreal three years ago, with its Toronto store opening earlier this year, it was only a matter of time until WANT Apothecary made its way to the streets of Vancouver. Opening last month in South Granville, WANT is carefully curated by store designers Byron and Dexter Peart, as well as co-founders Mark Wiltzer and Jacqueline Gelber.