Vivian Dang

Vivian is the fashion editor of the Vancouver Observer.  Prior to writing for the Vancouver Observer, she frequently wrote for Youthink where she contributed pieces ranging from music reviews to feature stories. 

All aboard the Hogwarts Express

"If you didn't board the #HogwartsExpress this morning, then your life is sad."@Lord_Voldemort7Harry Potter may have ended, but the magic still lives on today.20 years ago on this day, Harry, Ron,...

Taylor Swift brings country charm to Vancouver

Notorious for writing autobiographical songs about the jerk who broke her heart, Taylor Swift doesn't shy away from her "dear diary" confessions. As she winds down her Speak Now world tour,...

Skater brand RDS makes surprisingly wearable women's apparel

They affectionately called themselves the Red Dragons -- a parody of an Asian gang that terrorized Vancouver in the late 1980’s. Well-known among skateboarding aficionados as the Red Dragons, RDS...

Vancouver loses top spot as "most livable city"

For the first time in almost a decade, Vancouver is no longer the "most livable city." According to rankings by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Melbourne has nabbed the top spot, leaving...

Ten-year-old as sex symbol: Thylane Blondeau and the troubling choices of Vogue Enfant

Her sculpted cheekbones and natural grace in front of the camera has earned her over 3000 admiring fans on Facebook.  Sprawled seductively on a leopard print blanket, her provocative look has...

Are high heels unhealthy?

They're tall, they're gorgeous, and they're a necessity. Thanks to celebrities, high heels have been appropriated for everyday wear. No longer are they reserved for special occasions. Rather, with...

Brenda Song pregnant by Trace Cyrus

Brenda Song, former co-star of The Suite Life on Deck, is reportedly pregnant with her first child. The father? Trace Cyrus -- Miley Cyrus' rock star brother and former member of Metro Station. Song...

Bieber dumped. Too immature.

Selena Gomez supposedly dumped "immature" Justin Bieber.

The Oh Wells: a dash of Taylor Swift's songwriting combined with Juno's quirky charm

"I used to say “oh well” after every sentence ... and it kind of got into everyone's head [like a catchphrase]. I think it was 5 in the morning and we’re [The Oh Wells] like, "It should be 'the oh...

Fashion designer Michael Kors to marry longtime partner

“Lance and I are very excited to finally be able to have the opportunity to marry in our home state after many years together.”  - Michael Kors, tells US Weekly Famed designer Michael Kors is...