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Beauty Night Society – Stuffing Holiday Stockings for Women in the DTES

With less than 10 days to Christmas, a small group of us gathered together this weekend in support of Beauty Night Society and helped stuff holiday stockings for women and …

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Compassion Into Action Organic Café & Marketplace (Wed. October 3, 2012)

Join Nature’s Path and other participating food brands this Wednesday October 3 from 7am to 3pm for the annual Compassion Into Action Organic Cafe and Marketplace.  Taking place at the …

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EVENT RECAP: Harley Davidson “Precious Metal” Fundraiser for Rethink Breast Cancer

What do beautiful ladies, Harley Davidson motorcycles and the Canadian charity, Rethink Breast Cancer all have in common? We found out last Thursday when Modern Mix Vancouver attended the Harley-Davidson Precious Metal fundraiser at The Salt Building in the heart of the Olympic Village.

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Thierry celebrates Jour du Macaron (March 20, 2012)

Following in the tradition of the international association Relais Desserts and other macaron festivals around the world, on Tuesday, March 20th, Thierry Chocolaterie Pâtisserie Café will celebrate ‘Jour du Macaron’. Ten per cent of …

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White Spot – 4th Annual Pirate Pack Day (August 17th)

For one day a year, the “10 and Under” caveat is taken off the White Spot Pirate Pack and adults can order them too. To celebrate the fourth annual Pirate Pak Day on Wednesday, August 17, $2 from the sale of each kids and adult Pirate Pak and contributions received in lieu of Pirate Paks will be donated to the Zajac Ranch.

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Kiehl’s Robson – Grand Re-Opening (July 26th)

To celebrate the relocation, on their July 26th opening day, Kiehl’s will be hosting their widely-known “Shop For a Cause” initiatives. On that day, 100% of sales proceeds will be donated to Vancouver’s local Canucks for Kids Fund. Vancouver Canucks alumni Dave Babych will also be on hand to ring the official “store-opening bell” and launch “Shop for the Cause”.

True to its apothecary roots from the mid 1800’s, the new look of Kiehl’s on Robson features exposed brick walls, marble countertops and sterile looking stainless steel shelves, drawers and cabinets. To support Kiehl’s high standards of environmental responsibility, the brick walls and hardwood floor are both derived from reclaimed materials. Bright lights and neon signage with retro logos gives the store a modern twist. A shiny glass chandelier hangs from the ceiling (the original Kiehl’s in New York had multiple chandeliers). The iconic Mr. Bones, a teaching skeleton which is a reminder of the brand’s commitment to science and education, stands casually in a white lab coat by a display of lotions (not potions!) in stacked cubic shelves…

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