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Alexis Greskiw

Alexis is a third year UBC student who likes to enjoy all that Vancouver has to offer, especially its outdoor activities and dynamic food scene. She dreams of eventually pursuing a career as a dietitian. 

Sexy Christmas gift ideas from Change lingerie

The new Spring-Summer 2011 line is coming to Change lingerie. Change has three separate lines for swimsuits and lingerie. Their main line ‘Change’ is comfortable and practical for everyday wear. This

Vancouver Fashion Week designer Maggie Coulombe dishes about her latest collection

Maggie Coulombe presented an exclusive showing of her collection at Vancouver Fashion Week. VO had the honour to meet with her and ask about her background and clothing line.

Insect goddesses rule James Steward's catwalk at VFW

Video, photos and a review of two-time winner of “Yorkshire Brides Couture Designer of the Year,” James Steward's show at Vancouver Fashion Week.

Vancouver Fashion Week gets wild with Lisa Jayne Dann

Lisa Jayne Dann, a designer from Leeds, UK, wowed the crowd with her edgy, yet sophisticated clothing designs at Vancouver Fashion Week this past Sunday evening. Accompanied by a mysterious, tribal...

Interior Design Show West at Vancouver Convention Centre highlights beauty and practicality

From lighting to flooring, the Interior Design Show West covered all aspects of home décor on opening night Thursday. Compared to last month’s Home and Interior Design show, this exhibition took a...