Blog — Around Town

Follow Friday - Love it. Craft it.

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As a part of the new Follow Friday series, LanaBetty is very excited to present artists, businesses, and a variety of talented makers and share you, the reader, a little insight into why we all do the things we do. What inspires us, what drives us, and a few tid-bits of advice from the business owners themselves. Do you know of an awesome business?! Is your business totally radical awesome? LanaBetty is always looking for fun and exciting businesses to blog about. Complete this form for consideration. Wait a second - where did fall go? It's nearly the holidays! As...

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In the City: Fall for Local

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Get ready Vancouverites, this Thursday, Fall for Local is taking over Heritage hall for a single day of speaker sessions and talks for the local entrepreneur looking to learn, connect, and be inspired. The Speakers Session: At Fall for Local you’ll get access to a highly curated one-day event filled with talks from community leaders, a panel discussion, hands-on workshop session hosted by Latergramme and more. They are featuring locally sourced snacks, canvas tote bags filled with local goodies, a cotton candy spinning session courtesy of PetitePuf, complimentary artisan elixir cocktails, prizes, interactive photobooth and more. Most importantly, you’ll spend the...

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Black Friday - Annual Sale

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[caption id="attachment_3340" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Shop online between now and November 30th. Get yourself something shiny.[/caption] This year has been such an amazing year for growth, experimentation, and success. We are so proud to boast that LanaBetty is now available coast-to-coast. We attended markets and events we had only ever dreamed of in the past and we grew in ways we never thought possible. As a way to say thank you for all of the support we've had along the way this year, we wanted to offer 30% off our jewelry from now until Sunday (midnight). Check out our Black Friday...

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With Love from IDS West

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[caption id="attachment_3313" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Thank you for such a great show at IDS West - September 25-28.[/caption] Where do I start? What can I say? I am speechless. IDS West was an amazing experience. I'm just finally getting back into the flow (after some much needed evenings off). If you ordered some custom pieces, be assured, your orders have been placed and your amazing jewelry is on its way very soon! To all the new shops and businesses interested in my brand, Let's chat! Let's make amazing things happen in 2015. I met with movie producers, wholesale retailers, shop owners,...

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Around Town: April Blossoms

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What has been going on in April? It has been such an exciting month so far, the rain finally stopped long enough for the sun to warm up the trees and encourage my most favorite time of year - April Blossoms! The blossoms in Vancouver are above and beyond what you could ever imagine. Like a scene from a movie. A samurai movie full of cherry blossoms. Like that, only more amazing. I am pretty sure #BurrardStation was trending for a while there with the amazing pictures people were taking there. [caption id="attachment_3102" align="aligncenter" width="597"] 1. Test driving a new...

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