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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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IDS West - Upcoming Event in Vancouver, BC

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Coming soon - IDS West. Book your calendars for September 24th (6pm to 10pm), September 26th (10am to 6pm), and September 27th (10am to 5pm). We will be hanging out in the district, a cash and carry neighborhood full of delightful designs and beautiful products. The District is the marketplace for designers to show and sell to discerning consumers and industry insiders. A unique, juried area, it is IDSwest’s popular cash and carry neighbourhood where attendees can take home good design. We will be hanging out along side some of Vancouver's very best contemporary artists, makers, and artisans: heyday design...

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In the City: Nifty for Fifty

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Nifty for Fifty Sunday, April 6th Links: Website | Facebook Hours: Sunday // 11am to 8pm Admission: $1 Where: Heritage Hall, 3102 Main Street // Map About: 30 local designers and artists will gather under one roof for the 7th annual Nifty for Fifty shopping sale happening April 6th 2014 from 11am-8pm at Heritage Hall (3102 Main Street)! Find everything from accessories to clothing and trinkets, all for $50 or less. Just in time to revamp that Spring wardrobe! “Nifty for Fifty started out as a glorified fashion garage sale,” says event producer and Adhesif Clothing designer Melissa Ferreira. “It...

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In the City: Indie I Do

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Engaged? Getting Married? Thinking about it, or just want to indulge in the wedding planning merriment? Look no further, for the Indie I Do (this weekend) will fill your boots and satisfy your wedding planning desires. Wait, what's the Indie I Do? The Indie I Do is an alternative wedding show to the typical, overdone, over-the-top wedding shows we've all been to, where the the starting price of every vendor exceeds the budget of most couples. The Indie I Do is hosted by Lotus Events (who also runs Got Craft?) and Blue Olive Photography, both businesses home grown in Vancouver....

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In the City: Nifty for Fifty

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Looking for an adventure this weekend? Or maybe you were thinking of hitting the "Mall" and picking up some new digs for spring? Why not hit up the "Nifty for Fifty" Event at Heritage Hall? The event is pretty cool in the way that no item sold at the show costs more than $50.00 so you are guaranteed to find some great goodies that are all appropriately priced. Details Date: April 14, 2013 Time: 11:00am - 8:00pm Address: 3102 Main Street, Vancouver Admission: $1.00 Note: this event is cash only! Links: Website | Facebook 30 local designers and artists will...

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