Gastown's Best Shopping: One-of-a-Kind Boutiques and Galleries

Gastown's cobblestone streets, stunning architecture, excellent cafes, tasty restaurants and fabulous boutiques make it one of the best places to go shopping in Vancouver. It's here that you'll find boutiques that carry international brands and local brands that may be new to you. 

When you're looking for the perfect gift or addition to your home, Old Faithful Shop is the place to go. They stock simple and timeless goods that are durable and made to last. As you peruse selection of plants, stationary, table linens, books, magazines and edible treats, don't be surprised if you suddenly find yourself leaving with more than you came for. There are so many tempting pieces here.

John Fluevog is an iconic Vancouver designer that co-founded a shoe company here in 1970, before moving on to start a solo venture. Now, John Fluevog's shoes can be found around the world. This Gastown location is their flagship store and design office where they carry a large selection of men's and women's shoes.

LYNNsteven BOUTIQUE has been a local favorite for a number of years because they always have an awesome selection of clothing, accessories, beauty products and some things for baby, too! 

Whether you're looking for something to add to your closet or your home, Gastown is brimming with amazing boutiques and these are just a small taste of what's out there.

Bruce Eyewear is the best place in Vancouver to get quality and fashionable glasses and sunglasses. While the selection they carry is incredible, it's the customer service at Bruce Eyewear that keeps customers coming back over and over again....  Read More

LYNNsteven BOUTIQUE is a Gastown favorite and has been a staple for women in Vancouver for a number of years now. This lovely boutique carries familiar brands like Janessa Leone, James Jeans and Rails, to name just a few. They also carry items...  Read More

John Fluevog has been a familiar name for unique and quality-made shoes in Vancouver since the 1970s. What started as a Vancouver business has grown over the years and has attracted a world-wide following, including a number of celebrities who...  Read More

Oak + Fort is one of Gastown's favorite boutiques that sells unique and classic pieces. The white walls and minimalistic decor allows the clothing to shine in this charming boutique. You'll find a lot of feminine, contemporary cuts and oversized...  Read More

A leading venue for Northwest Coast Native and Inuit art, this gallery features an important display of works. Stone carving, prints, paintings and sculptures focus on Native Inuit themes, such as nature, family and the human spirit. While many...  Read More

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When you walk into L'atelier, you will feel a mix of vibes that range from French vintage and industrial to Parisian Flea Market and Beach Cottage decor. Whether you're looking for a gift for the person that has everything, or a special piece to...  Read More

In an era where buying something new is as readily available as water, it's easy to get lost amongst the steals and deals of mass produced goods. Old Faithful Shop restores our belief in buying quality, unique items that are both timeless in...  Read More

Looking for the perfect pair of jeans? Dutil Denim is the place to go. Specializing in mainly denim, Dutil has a huge amount of stock to choose from. No matter what size, style, shade or brand you're looking for, they likely have just what...  Read More

Located in the heart of Gastown, The Block has been a mainstay amongst Vancouver's trendsetters. With a mix of brands like Steven Alan, APC, Filson, & Loeffler Randall, Happy Socks, Ella Moss, Free People, and many more, there's no shortage...  Read More

If you're looking for fashion inspired by Europe, Japan and NYC, head to Roden Gray. This awesome shop calls the cobblestone streets of Gastown home, and there really couldn't be a better locale for it. Step inside this contemporary store and...  Read More


Meet Natasha John

Natasha is not born and raised in Vancouver, but is pretty certain it's her spirit hometown. After jumping around Canada, Texas, Arkansas and the UK, she has her feet firmly planted in...  More About Natasha

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