From 11-5pm today find Daub + Design at Creekside Community Centre with a selection of our favourite bikinis, scarves and leggings as well as some new fun items for ladies! Come by, say Hi and check out over 40 local artisans and designers!
Thanks to Fashion Capsule for posting this in the Threads Gazette regarding the upcoming Festive Collective opening Nov. 2 – 27 at the Rize Building at Kingsway and 10th (close to Main and Broadway). Come by and check out 12 local designers to get a head start on your Christmas shopping for everyone in your family!
Astrosatchel, Button & Bauble, Daub & Design, Even Design,
Filou Designs, Irit Sorokin Designs, L’arbre Love, Lotus Designs,
Meiku Designs, Mimosa, Ole Originals and Piknic Designs
Fashion Expert & Vancouver-based writer, Sarah Rowland, stopped by Haiku Studios last week to chat with Kim Cathers about her latest project, HAIKU STUDIOS. Haiku is an exclusive retail showroom in the heart of Gastown for those looking for indie designer shopping. Daub + Design is one of 8 participating designers. Thanks to Sarah for putting together this great article for this week’s Georgia Straight!
Haiku is open from 11am-9pm every Friday for the public to come by, have a glass of wine & do a little shopping directly from the designers themselves. Tomorrow we’ll have a few guest designers too so you won’t want to miss out! See post below for more info on July 1st’s event!
Haiku Studios 410-207 West Hastings Street Vancouver BC
Daub + Design is pairing up with Piknic Designs for Car Free Day in the West End! Look for our booth with a tons of great summer goods for you. Expect new bikinis in new colours! Local businesses, street vendors & musicians are all onsite for this great outdoor festival! Festival goes on all day, rain or shine
“On Sunday, June 19th, the West End Car Free Festival is coming back to Denman Street, between Robson and Davie. As in previous years, the Nelson Street intersection will remain open. This year’s festival will have a strong focus on community. We are committed to providing residents of the West End with an experience they can truly enjoy. Please join us in making 2011 the best Car Free Day yet!” www.carfreevancouver.org
Just a reminder to come on down to Haiku Studios this Friday from 11-9pm to see the new space & support local designers. Haiku is a great place to have a find one of a kind pieces, check out new items and meet your favourite designer. The studio is located at 407-210 West Hastings Street, Vancouver BC.
WHO’S AT HAIKU FOR JUNE 2011:
Mindans Designs – classic and elegant hand crafted sterling silver jewellery.www.mindans.com
Cuche’ Bikinis – Modern Retro Swimwear and summer clothing. Designed and manufactured locally in Vancouver since 2004.
Lou Evans – Lou’s re-creations provoke inquiry into the alchemy of textile design, and the the magic of giving reclaimed fabrics new life in wearable art : Shawls and wraps and scarves that are at once whimsical, sophisticated, opulent and luminous: WRAP-TURE!
Hand Crafted by Jayelle – whimsical creations to brighten everyday
Piknic Designs- Clothing & Purses for summer! www.piknicdesigns.com
We3 – Be louder than words with We3 Designs high quality sustainable knit fashion pieces and essentials. www.we3.ca
Daub Design – Hand-dyed, locally produced swimwear & accessories. www.daubanddesign.com
Bless Leone -www.aleoneagenzia.com/
kdon by kim cathers – a fresh line of clothing inspired by the job of imagination, using reclaimed fabrics. www.kimcathers.com