vancouver fashion

Tina Tam of Carnal Design dazzles with sensual, edgy clothing

Heavily inspired by "heavy metal and rock 'n roll with a femme fatale attitude," Carnal Design originated from local designer Tam's final collection project during her last year at the Art...

Hot trends for dresses this summer

It's finally starting to feel like dress season. Dress trends have something for everyone, especially when it comes to colour. Have your pick of brights, pastels, patterns or neutrals.

Vancouver Eco Fashion Week returns for fourth season

Strutting along Robson Street on a grey Vancouver afternoon, Myriam Laroche has a few heads turning. Her blond hair is swept into a ponytail, exposing shimmering cheeks, and she's wearing dusty pink...

Board of Trade Co. fashion boutique opening party tomorrow

Chinatown’s latest addition is The Board of Trade Co, a concept clothing boutique that aims to highlight and support Vancouver’s growing creative community. Located at 227 Union Street, the...

A Swedish goldsmith makes old European jewelry in Vancouver

Pernilla Ahrnstedt, a Swedish Goldsmith, came to Vancouver in 1988, without knowing anything about her new prospective home town. "I had only heard about Montreal and Hull in Quebec, but never...

Green is chic at Eco-Fashion Week

It's not easy being green.But the designers who are showing their collections at Vancouver's first ECO Fashion Week are making it easier. Day one saw runway shows from Chicago based Lara Miller,...