16 Fashion Pieces to Show Off Your Love of Vancouver

Knitted David Suzuki sweater, anyone?

December 2, 2016

By Dominika Lirette and Stacey McLachlan

Thanks to these designs, you can wear your love of Vancouver on your sleeve…or feet, or head, or just about anywhere else.

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1. Knit Wit

Keep your head cozy in this toque by Tuck Shop Co. ($38).

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2. Go for Green

Wear Vancouver local and world-famous environmental scientist David Suzuki on your back in this knitted sweater by Granted ($420).

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3. Hats Off

This red snapback cap ($44) from Vancity Originals will look particularly amazing when you’re scoping your look in the mirror.

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4. All or Nothing

Tell the world where you stand with this Taylor Ellen All Twerk & No Pray sweatshirt ($75).

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5. Cartological Cool

Give a history lesson in one of these vintage 1950s Vancouver Map Shirts by Bright’n Cheery ($66.15).

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6. Put a Ring On It

Keep it delicate with this rose gold YVR ring by LanaBetty ($120.45).

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7. Something Special

There’s just a few left of these limited-edition Chantale Doyle x Blim collaboration sweatshirts ($65) that celebrate the city’s iconic residential architecture.

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8. Radical Type

We love the geometric typeface on this Make Vancouver shirt ($28).

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9. Down by the Sea

Photographer Tracy Tomtene prints her photos onto stretchy eco-fabric: this skirt ($54.56) is decked out in a snapshot taken from the Seawall.

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10. Generation X

Since Douglas Coupland’s 2014 show at the VAG, the museum shop has been stocking apparel printed with the author/artist’s work—like this Everywhere hoodie ($118).

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11. Wet and Wild

Bang On’s localized take on the classic “I Heart NY” logo features a raincloud—what else? I Rain Vancouver shirt ($20).

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12. West World

So technically these West Coast Best Coast bangles ($40) are from a Californian designer, but we won’t tell if you don’t.

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Wiggle your toes in these socks by Foot Cardigan ($13), which showcase the Stanley Park totem poles in style.

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13. Total Tee

Get specific with your Vancouver pride with this East Van t-shirt by Ole Originals Clothing Co. ($35).

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15. Doo Dooda Loot Doot

Vancouver’s most iconic interviewer gets a spotlight of his own with this hip graphic Nardwuar tee ($36) from designer Tim Brown.

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16. Pin Perfection

Enamel pins are are hot as this city is wet. Dress up your rain jacket with a YVR umbrella pin ($10.91) from Kookoobird.

 

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