Design

Cozy canine.

Brent Freedman and Robin McMillan of Gamla, a Vancouver-based contemporary design studio, sought to create high quality furnishings for their Welsh Terrier puppy, Gimli, with safety and sustainability in mind.

Dining

One for the ages.

The Macallan has been working with Tevasa Cooperage—the only company in Spain that transforms tree to finished, seasoned, cask entirely in-house—for almost 30 years now.

Dining

Artisanal eats.

Every host needs a fresh, multi-purpose, readily available snack to serve guests, whatever the occasion and whenever it arises.

Dining

A taste in time.

Taylor Fladgate & Yeatman, renowned for its stocks of aged port, recently came across a lot of wines from the mid-19th century, including a very special single harvest port from the superb 1863 vintage.

Dining

The blender.

A new contender has entered the ring, vying for the title of smoothest smoothie—the new superblender, the Breville Boss.

Dining

Say cheese.

Allegedly France’s first restaurant critic, 18th century gastronome Grimod de la Reynière worshiped a certain cheese. “Roquefort,” he wrote, “should be eaten on one’s knees”.

Travel

Forty-eight hours in B.C.'s capital city.

With its spectacular setting, great shopping, and wonderful food and drinks, Victoria is made for the weekend. By seaplane, from harbour to harbour, the historic city is less than 30 minutes away from Vancouver.

Style

The garment.

Swedish outdoor brand, Fjällräven, has long been known for its premium down insulated outerwear and has recently been recognized by Animal Welfare Sweden for their eco-friendly approach.

Travel

Barcelona beckons.

From its enviable address on the magnificent Passeig de Gràcia, the corazón of modernist Barcelona, the Majestic Hotel & Spa embodies the traits that have made its city legendary.

Travel

Sea changes.

“It was a dark and stormy night” is a trite way to start a story, but a thrilling way to begin a weekend in Ucluelet, B.C.

Style

The gadget.

Aëdle, a Paris-based start-up, combines state-of-the-art audio technologies with traditional craftsmanship for headphones that sound just as good as they look.