Category Archives: Fashion

City Lights- Mavi Jeans Gastown Grand Opening Party

Heather Bissonnette is down in Gastown at 355 Water St., at the new location of the Mavi Jeans store. There were a lot of fashionistas down at the grand opening party, as well as just ordinary people searching for that pair of perfecting fitting pants. According to many there, Mavi jeans just simply fit and look […]

City Lights- H&M Store Opening

H&M has long been a fashion staple. I remember the day when I set foot in Europe eight years ago to be blown away  by the store and so utterly disappointed to have to return back to Vancouver a year later where such a thing did not exist. (Not even in North America yet). But […]

Dominelli Carnevale-Body Painting

Cara Yeates is reporting for City Lights at the Italian Cultural Centre, for the 14th annual Carnevale Body Art Competition. Over 500 people attended this gala as a fundraiser for the BC Professional Firefighters Burn Fund. A night to bring awareness to all things skin! Rita Dominelli, founder of the Dominelli Carnevale says, “what we do […]

One of a Kind Christmas Show and Sale

Host Shanua Baker is at BC Place to see what vendors have to offer the crowds of growing Christmas shoppers.  This is the first show of its kind in Vancouver, having come from Toronto where it’s been on the go for thirty-five years, New York for two, and Chicago for ten. Having graced our wet […]

Novus Free Talk-Halloween

The costume is the one thing us Vancouverites are most concerned about when it comes to Halloween. It’s all about the costume. Once you’ve got that, anything goes. Novus Free Talk discovers that we are a nation of die-hard trick and treaters, pulling off amazing costumes, amazing feats, and amazing times.  Here are some of the […]

Novus Free Talk- Sex and the City

Novus Free Talk is back, this time interviewing passersby to see which character from the enormously popular TV show, “Sex and the City” that they identify with most. While the majority of women Novus spoke with on the street know the show and can identify with one of the characters, men, when asked who they “identify” […]

Are You Our Next Style Spy Girl?

Ishra Sharif of the Style Spy is with Novus TV in Metrotown for the’s search for the next Style Spy girl. Style Spy ambassadors are on hand looking for fashionable girls to enter in the contest, by signing up online as a Style Spy member they receive free beauty products and the chance to […]

VCC Fiat Mode XXI Fashion Show

Andera Angelucci and City Lights visit the VCC Fiat Mode Vancouver Community College Fashion Show of August 2008. The VCC Fashion Program started in 1986, providing training and upgrading for those wanting to enter the fashion industry. The Fiat Mode Fashion Show, Fiat Mode being Italian for “let there be fashion,” started the following year. […]

Quicksilver Womens

  In this segment of the Style Spy, presenter Ishra Sharif takes a look through Quicksilver Canada in North Vancouver to become acquainted with a new division of the Quicksilver family: Quicksilver Womens. Traditional surf inspired clothing meets contemporary design in the new Fall Season 2008. Perry Sharma, the Quicksilver Canada Spokesperson, explains the inspiration […]

Sex and Another City

Join presenter Ishra Sharif on a segment of the Style Spy as she visits Sex and Another City, a fundraiser for breast cancer research located at Ceili’s on Granville St. This ‘Sex and the City’ themed event is hosted by actor Jason Lewis, who rose to fame as the character Smith Jerrod, Sam’s actor-boyfriend on […]