Vancouver Consignment: The Main Exchange

Vancouver’s newest (and my new favourite) consignment shop, the Main Exchange, has found a home on 16th Avenue, just west off of Main Street. Opened by Miranda Dendewich in December of 2014, the Main Exchange is the culmination of years in the second-hand retail space and Miranda’s passion for finding treasures in the least expected places. Looking to Consign Your Clothing?  Miranda accepts men’s and women’s clothing … Continue reading Vancouver Consignment: The Main Exchange

Great(er) Vancouverite: Moiez Babar

With over 20,000 facebook fans and nearly 5,000 followers on Soundcloud, it’s a little surprising that he’s relatively unknown in Vancouver thus far, but Surrey local Moiez is making waves in the world of dance music. I met with Moiez recently to chat about his views on Vancouver’s electronic music scene and his growth as a DJ. As a Lower Mainland local, it may seem … Continue reading Great(er) Vancouverite: Moiez Babar

Great(er) Vancouverite: Zain Saraswati Jamal

I first met Zain Saraswati Jamal at Vancouver’s first Ladies Who Lunch event where she opened the event with a brief talk and led a meditation session.  I was instantly keen to learn more about her story, and think that she’s a fantastic way to start a series here on La Bona Vivo profiling Great(er) Vancouverites. Vancouver is obviously riddled with yogis and holistic health … Continue reading Great(er) Vancouverite: Zain Saraswati Jamal