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Hollywood North Attacked From Space!

Hollywood North Attacked From Space!

...or they're filming Fringe outside the Commodore. Local songstress Jody Glenham took this shot...if you'd like to tell her in person how great a find it was, go see her new band Frances May at the Biltmore on the 14th.
Native

Native

You may have already heard of Native but in case you haven't here's their deal in one sentence: they're a new, Vancouver-based shoe company putting out amazing classic silhouettes in super light, beachy, foamy, goodness.
UW Vancouver / Hoostie Extras

UW Vancouver / Hoostie Extras

Underworld skateshop first opened in Montreal back in '95 and has made quite the name for itself on the west coast since expanding to Vancouver in 2004. Click here for a Q&A with UW honcho Alex Bastide about the shop's new digs on Granville St.
Get yo'self a DIY Quatchi

Get yo'self a DIY Quatchi

A couple days back I SHARED the best place to buy the new Vancouver 2010 mascot figurines. This place is also, not coincidentally, the best place to buy a DIY Quatchi. The place is Voltage on Main Street, Vancouver's best collectible vinyl toy store!
East Van's Desmond Hoostie

East Van's Desmond Hoostie

Photo: Andrew Koronovich Born, raised and still residing in East Van (a definite rarity in 'Couver), 21 year-old Desmond Hoostie grew up rolling in the teacup and tub at China Creek skatepark.
Pac-Man Pinball!

Pac-Man Pinball!

I was walking by the Granville Island Toy Company on Main the other day when I couldn't help but notice this amazing Pac-Man pinball machine for midg... er, little people... in the window.
TENS: First Web-Watch

TENS: First Web-Watch

Don't Sleep Productions' "Anti-Stress Warning" from TENS, a locally-produced and free skateboard video showcasing an extensive roster of rollers from Vancouver and across Canada, each with 10-trick sections.
POINT OF REFERENCE: OPEN DATA CATALOG

POINT OF REFERENCE: OPEN DATA CATALOG

Over the last few days, Bob has wowed us with the city's Open Data Catalog . For the most part though, these have just left me thinking, "Hm...that's a lot of stuff". But compared to what? Well, here it is.
RANDY LAYBOURNE 'ONE THING OR ANOTHER' AT WALRUS

RANDY LAYBOURNE 'ONE THING OR ANOTHER' AT WALRUS

Our very own Randy Laybourne has some work up at Walrus entitled “One Thing Or Another“. Most of the images are new and haven’t been seen anywhere. Stop by and have a look and maybe pick one up for the wall....
VAG BOOKSTORE!

VAG BOOKSTORE!

After seeing Fred Herzog's exhibition at the Equinox Gallery last month, I remembered his book 'Vancouver Photographs' and thought it would be a great Christmas gift.