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Customer Appreciation Week

Customer Appreciation Week

Hello you lovely people! Spring is in the air in Vancouver and we are feeling it. It’s hard not to feel happy when the sun is shining and the flowers are in bloom. Lately, we’ve been also feeling really grateful. Small businesses come and go but you’ve help us stick around for 26 years and [more]...
What Kind of Goth are you? (based on your taste in music)

What Kind of Goth are you? (based on your taste in music)

The universe of Goth can be confusing. There’s so many subgenres. How are you supposed to know what kind of Goth you are? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. You pick your favorite song and we’ll tell you what kind of Goth you are and suggest something to wear. (Don’t take us too seriously, this [more]...
Con Care Kit: What you should keep in your Pocket Belt

Con Care Kit: What you should keep in your Pocket Belt

I know that nothing ruins a cosplay quicker than a backpack or purse (unless your character carries either of those, obviously). But there’s just some stuff that you need to have on you at a convention. A pocket belt is a nice solution. It’s less intrusive than a bag and you can wear it on [more]...
Steampunk Inspiration: Movies

Steampunk Inspiration: Movies

As we’ve mentioned in previous blogs, one of our most frequently asked questions is “What is Steampunk?”. Sometimes the best way to explain it is through movies. If you want to familiarize yourself with the Steampunk genre or you’re looking for some visual inspiration for your steampunk costume then these are some movies I would [more]...
We’re Back!

We’re Back!

Great news! The wait is over. The floor is done! That means we are open again! We missed you guys and we are so happy that we will be open in time to help you find your Valentines and Taboo outfits! To celebrate we are having a 20% off sale in store only. That’s right, [more]...