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Montreal Weekender: October 21st through 23rd, 2011

Montreal Weekender: October 21st through 23rd, 2011

The Plateau, one of our favourite neighbourhoods in Montreal, has become increasingly gentrified with the influx of young professionals and artists flooding into its triplex homes and settling into its coffee shops and restaurants. All the restaurants boast terraces, and...
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Calgary Weekender: October 21st through 23rd, 2011

This Weekender is all about celebrating local arts and culture. We sometimes take for granted how strong Calgary's arts community is, so this weekend we have three noteworthy events lined up to help you get out there and support our homegrown talent
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Spotlight: The Canadian Opera Company

Every week, Notable will be bringing you a spotlight on a different not-for-profit or charity that is making waves on Canada's cultural or philanthropic scene. With this week's Operanation gala set to dazzle, we thought it an apt time to profile The Canadian Opera Company
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Your Guide to Buying Halloween Costumes in Vancouver

With Halloween just shy of two weeks away, the hunt for the perfect costume(s) is most definitely on. Luckily for you, we've scoured Vancouver to bring you the best shops to get your Halloween garb. Check out our picks
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Custom Perfection: Ethan Allen

If you're anything like us, the pursuit for the perfectly-designed interior is never-ending. Luckily, Calgary YPs have one great resource in their arsenal: Ethan Allen. This longstanding furniture mecca is the perfect spot to find custom furniture and coordinates for any room. Have you checked them out recently
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Notable Style: Robert Graham's Founder Robert Stock at Harry Rosen

Robert Stock, the founder of the massively acclaimed Robert Graham label, was at Vancouver's Harry Rosen for an intimate meet-and-greet last week, and we caught up with the fashionable designer to talk style and inspiration
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Recap: Vidal Sassoon Screening at Eveline Charles Academy

Eveline Charles Academy hosted a private screening of Vidal Sassoon: The Movie last week, and the event brought out some of YYC’s most fashionable YPs along with a stunning collection of the city’s top stylists
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Recap: The Wine Yacht

Three of our favourite things in life (wine, food, and being on the water) all come together with The Wine Yacht in Coal Harbour. We hopped aboard for its inaugural night, and between sips of Pinot and Ocean Wise bites, we were captivated by The Wine Yacht's haute experience
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2011 Calgary Halloween Party Guide

Halloween is but a shot, stab, and fright away, and to prep you for this party-heavy time of year, we've got your guide to Calgary's Halloween event circuit. Check out our list
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Our favourite spots to buy local art in Montreal

We're not trying to say that buying a print from IKEA isn't notable (they have some good reproductions, right?), but supporting local artists and culture is top-notch when it comes to adorning your walls. Check out some of our favourite spots to browse works from Quebec artists in Montreal
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