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RIOT – “clothing out” sale (November 6, 2008)

After 13 years making her world a Riot (the store formerly called Raya), owner Brenda McGuire has decided to move on to new surroundings. “I am definitely going to miss my neighbours and this community,” admits Brenda. “After so long, I have developed great friendships with so many people here, so I’m a little teary-eyed to go.”
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On Thursday, November 6th, make the trek down to 1395 Commercial Drive one last time to take advantage of great fall collections, all marked down as much as 70%!
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Sip on wine and flavoured sparkling water while you shop. And with any purchase of $200 or more, save an additional $20! Doors are open from 11am to 9pm so get there early before someone else snags your next discounted deal.

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The Art Institute presents LA MUSIQUE

Although the entire graduating class displayed a sense of originality, I noticed three reappearing trends in the midst of their diversity:

1. The “sweetheart” shaped and strapless necklines which portrays a feminine look of glamor by accentuating the neck and shoulders.

2. Corsette-style, criss-crossing lace-ups. These appeared on the front and back of tops as well as more subtly on short-sleeved blouses.

3. Parallel columns of buttons, big and small. Similar to the buttons on double-breasted winter coats but on tops instead.

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TYTE LIDS – Interview with Brian Liu

Brian Liu is the creator of Tyte Lids which is a local Vancouver business specializing in unique, hand painted hats.

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NextDoorStyle.com Launch Party (Thursday Nov. 6, 2008) and Free Shipping Coupon

Next Door Style is making a difference for the Vancouver fashion and arts scene. NDS is a new online store exclusively showcasing designs by Vancouver’s most creative talents. mingle with Vancouver’s creative fashion designers at the newest hot spot in Yaletown: Raw Canvas. Can’t make it to the launch party? Just shop online with a coupon code for free shipping.
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BCBG & Fashion Magazine – “The Grand Reveal” (October 29, 2008)

This Wednesday, October 29, 2008, join BCBG Maxazria and Fashion magazine for their “Grand Reveal” event at BCBG (1080 Robson Street) and browse through the latest BCBG Maxazria collection while sipping on cocktails and eating hors d’oeuvres. The event is from 7pm to 9pm. RSVP to BCBG@fashionmagazine.com.

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ULTRA by Christopher Bates – Fashion Show

…debuted his menswear collection ULTRA in a runway show at Tunnel Multi-Lounge.

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