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Kiki Kids Wear – SALE!

Saying goodbye is SUCH a hard thing. And saying goodbye is particularly difficult when you’ve worked with an amazingly talented artist for years!  Petra of Kiki Kids Wear is a wonderful kids clothing designer and tailor, who has given our customers many years of impeccably crafted (and fun!) dresses, skirts & t-shirts.  She is now retiring her […]


Needle Felting Reduces Stress

You’ve seen the little fuzzy creations on Pinterest, at local maker-markets and in the windows of quaint local stores, but did you know that making soft animals, plants and mobiles out of wool will actually eliminate stress?  OK, learning Needle Felting may not remove your stress completely, but I guarantee that it will reduce it […]

Unique Valentine's Day activities

Forget the Cliches! Unique Valentine’s Day Activities

Valentine’s Day is just a few days away, and Cupid is sure to be sharpening his love arrows in preparation. This blog post is for you if that last sentence made you cringe a little. It is true that Valentine’s Day is rapidly approaching, but there is certainly no need to panic. While it can […]


9 Questions, 1 Recipe – Interview with Lucas Schmidt

We’d love you to meet our newest co-worker Lucas Schmidt in our latest blog post: “9 Questions, 1 Recipe”. Get to know our new Australian, Digital Marketing Coordinator and where he draws his inspiration from. 1. What kinds of jobs did you have before Bird on a Wire? Bird On A Wire is actually my […]

Take a Fancy Gooey Pecan

New & Trending at Bird On A Wire

Between Christmas, New Year’s Eve, and settling back into a post-holiday season routine, we imagine that you have been quite busy. Throw in the obstacle of snow and icy roads, and it’s is fair to assume that you’ve had your plate full. So it may have been a little difficult to keep up to date […]

your last chance to show us some love

Your Last Chance To Show Us Some Love!

2017 Best of the City Reader’s Choice Awards! It’s your LAST CHANCE to show us some love! Vote today for our 2017 Best of the City Readers’ Choice Awards! – Fill in 50 questions, and you’ll be entered to win a Motorino electric bike, valued at $1950! Contest closes at noon on Friday, January 20th! […]

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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 […]