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MAKING SUSTAINABILITY COOL

Photo by Cassandra, Twist & Shutter There’s a certain stigma that surrounds the word “sustainability”. Some people think about patchouli, others think about not being able to drive their cars anymore, and some think “who the hell cares, we’re all going to die anyways.” My name is Kaya Dorey, Creator of NOVEL SUPPLY CO., and I am not one of those people. "I'm on a mission to make sustainability cool." It was learning about fast-fashion, synthetic fabrics and textiles waste that prompted me to go on a hunt for brands that were making sustainable apparel with natural fabrics. What I found (or didn't) was a bit of a downer. All the shops I walked into or found online advertised every buzz word...

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10 BEST POP-UP MARKETS IN VANCOUVER AND BEYOND

Supporting local businesses and artists has never been so easy. Here’s a list of must-see pop-up markets coming to the surrounding Vancouver area in the near future. Make sure you keep an eye out for us at some of these events! Photo by Trevor Tews at Fall For Local 16' via Facebook Page Fall For Local // The Pipe Shop Building, 115 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver, BC This 2-day, bi-annual pop-up market is one of our favourites. Made up of some of Vancouver’s best independent brands, you can get your fix of delicious food, rad local apparel and unique home accessories. Throw in FREE parking and complimentary coffee from Waves, you need to be here. Plus we'll be there so come by...

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