Shop sales in Vancouver at the 2010 Winter Gastown Shop Hop

Shop sales in Vancouver at the 2010 Winter Gastown Shop Hop

Newcomer Holly Boutique is one of many participating retailers at this Thursday's Gastown Shop Hop.


Get to know one of Vancouver's fastest growing shopping hubs at the bi-annual Gastown Shop Hop


The cold weather getting you down? Perk right up with a smokin' hot sale this Thursday night, November 4, 2010. And it's not just at one store. Try a whole shopping district.


Yes, it's the return of the Gastown Shop Hop, always a boon for Vancouver's modish crowd. This time is no exception. More than 20 retailers will not only stay open late but will offer one-night-only special discounts along with complimentary drinks and nibbles. So come explore, marvel, savour and start working on that holiday shopping and party planning!


Expect great deals on fashion, home decor and yoga at the 2010 Gastown Winter Shop Hop

As you walk around the neighbourhood, look for the red bow that marks every participating store. Want to plan ahead? Download the complete list of stores here. (Note that Roden Gray will open soon though not quite in time for the Shop Hop.)


Here's just a sample of some of the incredible deals you can expect to find on Thursday evening:


(212), 454 West Cordova St – 30 percent off all new fall arrivals


Block, 350 West Cordova St – Everything in the store will be on sale, but you'll have to wait till 5 p.m. on Thursday to find out just how crazy a deal you can get!


Gastown Winter Shop Hop

Thursday, November 4, 2010

5–9 p.m.

Download the shopping map (PDF)


Dream, 311 West Cordova St – 20 percent off everything


dutil, 303 West Cordova St – up to 20 percent off in-store merchandise


Gentille Alouette, 277 Carrall St – 20 percent off everything with very few exceptions


Holly Boutique, 215-332 Water St – All new fall/winter stock will be 15 percent off; old spring/summer stock will be 40 percent off or more; a selection of shoes will be on sale as well


Inner Space Yoga, 100-247 Abbott St – 25 percent off all one-month, three-month and 10-class passes (already a member? You can still purchase a discounted pass; it won't be activated until your current one runs out). Plus, get 20 percent off Buddha Nose organic body products.


Ishara, 38 Water St – 15 percent off regular-priced clothing, 20 percent off regular-priced accessories and an extra 10 percent off already-reduced items


John Fluevog, 65 Water St – 10 percent off of all regular-priced shoes and boots


Lynn Steven Boutique, 225 Carrall St – 20 percent off fall/winter collection, some exceptions


Nika Design, 205 Abbott St – 30 percent off everything


Nouvelle Nouvelle, 209 Abbott St – 30 percent off everything


Obakki, 44 Water St – 25 percent off everything, excluding Obakki Foundation products. Obakki will also be launching their holiday collection.


Times Profile Shop, 231 Cambie – up to 20 percent off in-store merchandise


Davinia Yip


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