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Local Vancouver artists that will warm you up this winter!

The snow has started to melt, and our fingers are crossed that it gives us a bit of a reprieve. Despite the clearing sidewalks and roads, the bitter cold has decided to linger around Vancouver. It Isn’t all bad news though. Along with the beautiful scenery, the falling temperatures allow us to snuggle up in […]

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100 locally handmade hats at 50% off!

Hello all! After a little time off, we are back at it. We hope that you had fun and family filled Christmas and New Year’s. We are happy to be back with you. Although it is early days, 2017 has brought us plenty of lovely sun, and some pretty, but not so lovely snow. Regardless […]

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How to give your secret Santa gift some character!

The snow has fallen, the roads are getting icy, but there is something else that is weighing on the minds of Vancouverites. Secret Santa gift ideas – a fun practice in many work places and social circles! This jovial transaction of gifts can be quite the challenge of our gift giving abilities. In the lead […]

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Get stuffed! Locally crafted stocking stuffer ideas

Stockings have become an essential part of the modern day Christmas. There are many families, couples and friends who have replaced larger gifts with the friendly and affordable gesture that is the Christmas stocking. Appropriate for all ages, even your pets. The Christmas stocking provides you with a creative license when you are putting them […]

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Five Ingenious Vancouver Made Gifts For Him

The gift-giving season is well and truly upon us! While some people are easy to buy for, there are some who are a little harder to crack. Unfortunately it is usually the men in our lives who seem to have everything they want and need already. I say this as a man myself! That is […]

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Bird On A Wire Spotlight Artist: 5enses

Bringing local art and the community together has been our goal since the store was established almost six years ago. It is a goal that we work day in and day out to achieve, both inside and outside of our store walls. Curating the art for the local Bean Around the World coffee shop has provided […]

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The 5 Best Handmade And Craft Markets In Vancouver This Holiday Season

As much as we LOVE farmer’s markets in the summer – all those fresh fruits & veggies & great handmade art – I think we can all agree that the Holiday season has  the best craft markets of the entire year. At Bird On A Wire, we operate as a kind of ‘best-of’ market all […]

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5 Accessories You NEED To Survive The Vancouver Winter

Let’s face facts. Vancouver doesn’t get cold. Well, not cold cold anyhow. Those of us who have spent some time in the prairies know what REAL cold is like, and west coast weather doesn’t come close. While most of us won’t be needing a Northface jacket that’s rated to withstand temperatures of -20C, we DO […]