Tuesday, January 29, 2013

wood crate for LP's




these crates are locally made using high quality 
solid wood construction. designed to hold 12" 
records, dovetailed joints ensure strength and
durability while the material itself is reclaimed 
western red cedar. inside dimensions are 
13" x 13"w x 11" h with 3/8" walls

Saturday, January 26, 2013

new greeting cards !!






we are pleased to introduce a new line of greeting
cards by local, talented sarita mann design studio. 
all of sarita's work is produced and printed in the
lower mainland with an emphasis on quality and
design. her vintage hand-drawn illustrations are a
great fit for our shop and we're thrilled she chose
dandelion as the place to showcase her work on
main street. welcome to the emporium, sarita !! 

Friday, January 25, 2013

new / old stuff









I finally got around to posting some images of
a few of the things we found on our road trip...
lots of great vintage and industrial pieces and
there's more in store so come on in and see !!

Thursday, January 24, 2013

leather goods






we have a great selection of locally made leather
goods including card cases, key lanyards, belts &
iPhone cases (for both 4/4S and 5). dog collars &
leashes are also available in store ... (not shown)
quality leather goods designed and made right
here in vancouver !!


Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Open for business !!


sorry about our closure yesterday... we're back
and better than ever so come on by and say hi.
hope to see you all soon !!

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Closed on Tuesday, Jan 22nd


Due to unforseen circumstances we will be closed 
on Tuesday... we're sorry for any inconvenience
this may cause.  Please call us at (778) 239 4613
for inquiries or if you have something to pick up.
We will be open regular hours on Wednesday...
thank you for your patience and understanding !!


Sunday, January 20, 2013

stacks of new & used records just in !






we are back from our buying trip with stacks of
great records ! original pressings, reissues, new
mississippi stuff...  you name it ! tronics /  grouper /
david kilgour / geddes gengras / black keys / anne
brigges / buzzcocks / cheater slicks /crocodiles /
mikal cronin ty segall / dead c / dicks / dirty beaches /
eddy current / el-p / ex cops / ex cult / john fahey /
forgetters / fury / gainsbourg / games / gr / al green /
great unwashed / in aeternum vale / kurt vile / lower
dens / max block / oh sees / christopher owens /
parasites of the western world / peaking lights /
alice coltrane / peoples temple / pin group / quintron /
protomartyr / rodriguez / shoes / silver jews / sleepers /
sonic youth / stereolab / talk talk / tamaryn / thee oops /
traditional fools / turquoise days / time to go nz / mw
hidden tapes / washed out / wax museums / renny
wilson / royal baths / rocket infinity / a short life of
trouble / united sacred harp / peter buck / put the
blame on the master / alemayehu eshete / kesarbai
kerkar / os brazoes / michael hurley / tom waits lps /
patti smith horses / suicide 2nd lp / alan vega /
black sabbath / brian eno / new psych stuff...
the list goes on and on...

Saturday, January 19, 2013

flask funnel



A must-have accessory for your flask. Engraved 
with the saying, "Don't waste a drop." Equipped 
with a chain to hang over a bottle or the top of 
your flask. 100% stainless steel.


new... zipper pouches



These pouches are 100% cotton and lined with 
PEVA to keep the contents dry and tidy. Use in 
the bathroom, for travel, or for your desk to keep 
all those pencils and pens organized.  
Measures: 9.75" x 7"  

new... dopp kits




The ultimate travel companion. Constructed out of 
heavy 20oz cotton canvas with a water resistant 
PEVA lining and a heavy duty YKK brass zipper. 
Conveniently sized to hold all your toiletries and 
personal travel items. The PEVA lined interior 
allows for easy cleaning. Measures 10" x 5" x 5"
and has one exterior pocket.  Now in stock.

tool roll back in stock




available in olive or havana brown waxed canvas 
with herman oak leather trim. pocket with ykk brass 
zipper as well as multiple pencil & tool pockets.  
handcrafted in Portland, Oregon. 

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

on the road...






we've been travelling around this past week ...
hunting, picking and digging for cool new stuff
for the shop. we'll be back on the weekend with
lots of great finds... vintage & industrial pieces
and records too, of course. See ya soon !!

Sunday, January 13, 2013

The Waldorf Love-In


If you live in Vancouver and you haven't
heard about the plight of the Waldorf you
must have your head in the sand...  more
than likely you have heard and you are
already planning to be down there today
to show your support. For more info
please visit  The Waldorf Hotel
We love you Waldorf... Good luck !!

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

new stuff coming soon





maritime coasters, stainless steel flasks & funnels,
travel kits and zipper pouches...  on their way 
from NY so we should have them in the shop by
the end of next week (we'll keep you posted)

Jan 19 update: these are now in !!