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Countdown to Couture Event: December 10

Countdown to Couture Event: December 10

How’s this for the stuff dreams are made of? An evening shopping extravaganza featuring brand name and designer clothing and accessories, hors d’oeuvres and incredible door prizes, all to benefit an amazing local cause. Trust us, you won’t want to miss Victoria Women in Need Community Cooperative’s (WIN) Countdown to Couture event, December 10 from ... Read More
Victoria’s Super Cool Solar-Powered Surf Shop

Victoria’s Super Cool Solar-Powered Surf Shop

If there’s anything more quintessentially Victoria than two 20-something surfers selling boutique clothing and surf boards out of a solar-powered shop on a lot once used as a dumpster staging area, I’ve yet to see it. That’s the scene I stumbled upon on Saturday when I parked on Discovery Street to scoot into Capital Iron ... Read More
The Lowdown on Victoria’s Holiday Markets

The Lowdown on Victoria’s Holiday Markets

It’s that time of year. Sequined cat masks and boxes of mini Mars have been pulled from the shelves, replaced by ornaments iced in the kind of glittering snow most south islanders can only fantasize about. It’s that time of year. Meaning the pressure is on to land your list of gifts for family and ... Read More