Limited edition, artist-designed sneaker brand @SixHundredFour

If you’re looking to pick up a unique gift that also gives back, for a fashionista on your list, go visit Six Hundred Four. One day on a photowalk, we walked by this new space featuring limited edition sneakers designed by Vancouver-based artists at this Gastown gallery. Each artist is featured on a total of 604 pairs, spread across four styles. Every pair is laser-engraved … Continue reading Limited edition, artist-designed sneaker brand @SixHundredFour

Gift Ideas for the Stylish Mom

They say that April Showers bring May Flowers. Though I love all kinds of flowers and abundantly nature-themed gifts, these tend to trigger my mom’s allergies.  Here are jewelry-related gift ideas for the Stylish Mom, in time for Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 14th, 2017. $$$$ Rado – Diamond Watches The feminine design of the automatic Rado True Diamonds contrasts with its cutting-edge technology. Twelve diamonds … Continue reading Gift Ideas for the Stylish Mom

K-Beauty Pop-Up Shop at Nordstrom

On my way back home, before I start my commute from Downtown back to Burnaby by skytrain, I like to walk through Nordstrom to window shop. I like walking by the entrance by the Nordstom Ebar and Sugarfina to see the latest pop-up store. Seeing that the recent pop-up was KBeauty from February 10th to March 26th, I popped in to see if there was something I could … Continue reading K-Beauty Pop-Up Shop at Nordstrom

Finding Vetiver at Le Labo at Nordstrom

Fragrance gift shopping can be tricky if you don’t know if the recipient likes specific scents, likes to try different scents or is allergic to specific qualities of scents. While getting product package design inspiration by looking in the men’s body care and fragrance section at Nordstrom, Carol exclaimed, “Hey! They have my dad’s favourite herb!” For moment, I thought that she was referring to … Continue reading Finding Vetiver at Le Labo at Nordstrom