Monthly Archives: November 2012

Nick Wooster, Style Icon

Not to be cliche, but Nick Wooster is a bad-ass. The don of mens street style, Nick Wooster has been in the fashion game for the last 25 years.  From his position as fashion director of mega-brand Neiman Marcus, to … Continue reading

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Uniqlo in Vancouver

According to Canadian retail and fashion news website Retail Insider, Japanese clothing maker Uniqlo is negotiating a lease on space inside The Bay downtown. The shop would reportedly be located directly below Vancouver’s newly opened Topshop Topman store. A bit … Continue reading

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The Style Butcher on YBS Magazine

I did an interview about the Style Butcher with online culture magazine YBS this week! If you’d like to read about my thoughts on the world of fashion blogging, you can check out the interview here. Bookmark on Delicious Digg … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Canine Companions and Colour

I always love to see people mixing bright colours into their Fall looks. It makes these Vancouver days a little less gloomy. Love the scarf, sweater and boots!  And take a look at  that dog! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Colourful Couple

Everything going on here is just fine with me. That is colour co-ordination done well.  His shoes and burgundy pants are excellent. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Camo done Right

Slim camouflage pants and red Dr. Martens. This is how it should be done. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Style on the Street – Rainy Days

The cropped jeans contrast the 3/4 length pea coat well, and the boots are just cool. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Fall Fashion

I love how the colour of her boots, the buttons on her cropped pea coat and the button on her hat all co-ordinate together perfectly. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Bits and Pieces

Just a few photos from the last few weeks that I hadn’t shared yet…some aren’t perfect, but they all have something worth looking at. Boldly mixing colours and prints. It looks very British to me, but I like it. Shades … Continue reading

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Work, Projects & Shopping

Just a quick post today.  This week I completed a small project for my tattooist friend Mitch of Gastown Tattoo, a waxed denim work apron. I posted last week about the technique of using otter wax on denim to create … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Waterfront Station

My favorite shot from today –  Fitted Letterman style jackets are still very cool, and go great with a slim pair of jeans, or a contrasting skirt, just like these ladies are doing here. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Robson Square

Shoes with character, good accessories and a nice jacket, but this look is all about that wonderful bold and colourful scarf.  It’s nearly a blanket, which is perfect on grey, cool days like today. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Robson St.

Those suede shoes (Clarkes?) and slim cropped pants are what caught my eye, but upon further inspection I’d say the whole look was well put together. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with … Continue reading

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Style on the Street – Tartan on Granville

If you had asked me if I thought a green and blue tartan suit was a good idea, I probably would have said no. In this case, with the suit being slim and fitted, and contrasted with the red Dr. … Continue reading

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Waxed Denim DIY

Do you like to do it, yourself? Waxed denim is a trend that both looks cool and is actually really functional.  Hand waxed jeans breath well, and are also great for repelling the Vancouver rain.  Lots of brands are offering … Continue reading

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