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7 Vancouver fashion brands that have made it big

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DH Vancouver Staff Jul 09, 2014 8:30 am

For better or worse, Vancouver has the reputation of creating yoga pants. Though these stretchy pants are a fan favourite, we’ve spotted some local talent making a splash in the international fashion scene.

These fashion brands—scroll through the list below—are expanding Vancouver’s name as a hotbed for fashion and design.

7 Vancouver Fashion Brands That Have Made It Big

By Vancity Buzz

For better or worse, YVR has the reputation of creating yoga pants. Though these stretchy pants are a fan favourite, we’ve spotted some local talent making a splash in the international fashion scene.

  • Love Jules Leather

    By Vancity Buzz

    Starting out in a Whistler garage, Love Jules Leather has grown & now resides in Vancouver. Although they aren’t as big as the others on the list, Love Jules Leather is one to watch.

  • Native Shoes

    By Vancity Buzz

    Native was founded in Vancouver in 2009 with the goal of designing and producing lightweight, injection-molded EVA shoes. They’ve grown immensely in popularity and are now sold internationally.

  • Indochino

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    With an innovative online approach, Indochino revolutionized the way men shop for suits & has made buying a custom suit extremely simple. Their custom suits are being shipped all over the world!

  • Two Birds Apparel

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    Although they were founded in Toronto, Two Birds Apparel made the move to Vancouver. Two Birds Apparel is a pioneer in the Eco-wear industry; all of their products are sustainably made and packaged.

  • Arc’teryx

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    Arc’teryx is a leader in high quality performance wear. They have the best quality, highest performing materials & assemble them in the most innovative and durable manner for the intended use.

  • Wings + Horns

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    Originating between Vancouver & Tokyo, Wings + Horns was founded in 2004. Inspired to combine Canadian elements with Japanese quality, it has established itself internationally with a unique style.

  • Herschel Supply Co.

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    Founded in 2009, Herschel Supply Co. makes the finest quality backpacks, bags, travel goods & accessories. This Vancouver-based company is extremely popular—we’ve seen their bags around the world.

 

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