9 Great Gifts You Can Snag in Downtown Vancouver

Hit the Granville strip, then pop over to Yaletown and get your list checked off in an afternoon.

November 16, 2016

By Stacey McLachlan


100-0211-bro-f01-cmyk-clipFor The Fashion Blogger

The Painted Lady wide-brimmed fedora ($180) is a vintage-inspired piece that’s a true fashionista’s of-the-moment essential. Goorin Bros. Hat Shop, goorin.com

graceFor the Sun Worshiper

These C4 x Susie Wall Grace sunglasses ($145) have us yearning for spring. Nordstrom, nordstrom.ca

For the Sweet Freak

Customize a candy jar (from $10) with a mix-and-match assortment from 100-plus Swedish treats: think strawberry vanilla drops, fizzy rolls and citrus gummies.  Karameller, karameller.com

For the Sentimentalist

The classic charm necklace embraces an edgier side with Pyrrha’s hand-crafted collection of mix-and-match talisman layering pieces like golden acorns and rough-hewn letters (charms from $44). Blue Ruby, blueruby.com


For the Colourful Dresser

Spice up any outfit by slipping into these bold Forest and Wave socks ($12), designed by Vancouver illustrator Edward Juan. Vancouver Special, forestandwaves.comstittge-fine-jewelry-cabochon-rings-cmykFor the Splurge

The chunky Cabochon ring (from $1,100) showcases pearlescent moonstone or dreamy amethyst in silver or yellow gold with bold ’80s-inspired cool. Stittgen, stittgen.com

winerack-cmykFor the Oenophile

The Noè wine rack ($105), designed by Giulio Iacchetti, is a sleek spot to store those bottles from Okanagan trips past and future.  Designhouse, designhouse.ca

For the Communicator

Speak your piece with the vintage-cool My Cinema lightbox ($60), a three-line backlit box with 100 interchangeable letters and numbers.  Indigo, indigo.ca

For the Tiki Enthusiast

A ceramic pineapple ($65) brings a splash of summer fun to the dead of winter. The Cross Decor and Design, thecrossdesign.com

Check out our neighbourhood gift guides here!

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