Attention Shoppers: List of New Luxury Malls and Stores Opening in Vancouver

Plans for the new Simons store in Park Royal Mall.

Plans for the new Simons store in Park Royal Mall.

It’s a great time to be a shopper in Vancouver.  Retailers from around the world are scheduled to open new flagships stores in the city in the coming months and years.  New malls are under construction and old ones are under renovation.

Here’s a quick look at some of the upcoming changes in Vancouver’s retail landscape:

Park Royal Mall RedevelopmentThe venerable North Shore mall is in the midst of a $150-million improvement and expansion project that will add an additional 300,000 square feet of retail space.  New tenants like Anthropologie and Zara will soon be joined by Vancouver’s first La Maison Simons.  The Quebec-based specialty fashion retailer is slated to open a 100,000-square-foot store in 2015.   Continue reading:
Attention Shoppers: List of New Luxury Malls and Stores Opening in Vancouver

Versace for H&M Launches Exclusively at the Pacific Centre Nov. 19

Versace is the latest couture house to collaborate with H&M on an exclusive designer collection, following the likes of Karl Lagerfeld, Stella McCartney and Lanvin. The Versace for H&M collection launches Saturday, Nov. 19, in only one West Coast Canadian location: The Pacific Centre H&M.

Although typically fashionistas sleep until noon when their bichon brings them breakfast cupcakes, an H&M designer collaboration is one event that will pull them out of bed early. You’ll have to get in line if you want to get the goods. At the Versace for H&M launch in London Nov. 17, the entire stock was gone in minutes.

Find out more about the Versace for H&M look and prices after the jump.

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Versace for H&M Launches Exclusively at the Pacific Centre Nov. 19