Events & Lifestyle

TOMS – One Day Without Shoes walk in Vancouver (April 16, 2013)

On Tuesday, April 16th at noon, join TOMS for the One Day Without Shoes walk in Vancouver and help bring global awareness to children’s health and education by taking your …

READ MORE →
Fashion & RetailFeatured

Nine West – Holiday 2012 Trends

At the start of the holiday season, Modern Mix Vancouver gave a fashion presentation at Pacific Centre’s I AM DOWNTOWN shopping night about Nine West’s Holiday 2012 trends.  In short, …

READ MORE →
Fashion & Retail

Hunter Curzon – Neon Pink Flats

With neon making a huge comeback this year for spring/summer 2012, I was delighted to come across these neon pink rubber flats from Hunter Curzon.  Best known for braving the …

READ MORE →
Fashion & Retail

Modern Mix Monday – Gravity Pope

Looking for something to do? Every Monday morning, we present to you “Modern Mix Monday”, a brief but link-filled one-liner review of our past weekend loaded with suggestions to inspire you for your next!

I am currently in Edmonton, Alberta and strangely enough, on my first full day here, I came across a Gravity Pope warehouse sale, just off Whyte Avenue. Gravity Pope is located on the West 4th shopping district in Vancouver, but its first location was actually founded in Edmonton in 1990. The retail shop has an incredible selection of footware from “Acne” to “Zinda“. In between, there are Converse sneakers and Ugg boots. In the words of my Albertan friend with whom I have been staying, “quirky but upscale footware – located in a place where most passer-bys would see only as a hole in the wall but familiar to all the locals”.
.
Speaking of shoes, on a side note, I’m only here for five days but I brought four pairs of shoes with me and I have already worn all of them at least once! Better to over-pack, right?

READ MORE →