Your guide to beer in B.C. According to Brian Harris, CEO of Russell Breweries: "No one hates a guy in the beer business. It's a fun deal to be in." He built his business one customer and one glass at a time but there's obviously more to it. Let's learn some more about the brewing process, what makes a lager, an ale or a pale ale, how to brew your own home made beer and what food to serve with it.
Three fashion tips each for men and women from six Vancouver style experts If, when getting ready for the day, you spend a lot of time rummaging around, mumbling that you can’t find anything to wear, consider taking the time to map out a more functional wardrobe strategy. It will save you time and streamline your expression.
Beau Stanmore suit jacket ($240), Stanmore vest ($72), Stanmore brown trouser ($120), classic-fit chambray square plaid shirt ($85), circle motif silk tie and pocket square ($49), all by Haight & Ashbury, haightandashbury.ca, with special thanks to Lloyd’s of Gastown, lloydsofgastown.com; John Fluevog Executor lace-ups ($339), fluevog.com; St. Moritz Lugano rose gold and brown leather watch ($995), st-moritz.com
Made to order I was standing in Pentâge Winery’s new 4,000-square-foot natural-rock wine cellar recently when I realized that I have not been spending enough time considering, describing and drinking wines from the Okanagan Valley. Nestled on the hill overlooking Skaha Lake...
Steveston, B.C., may not be a hub for high style, but for one sunny summer day in 2009, it was. Join us on a video tour of Garry Point Beach, and the 2009 BCBusiness fall fashion shoot. In "Natural Wonders: The Art of West Coast design," stylist Steven Schelling and photographer Gregory Chow put together a compelling visual package of business style. This is your behind-the-scenes look at the photo shoot.
When ad man Henry Nelson McKinney coined the term “sneaker” for Keds’s rubber-soled – and therefore noiseless – shoe in 1917, he could hardly have foreseen the humble canvas-top shoe’s eventual, all-pervasive market dominance. Whether you’re running a marathon or...