Archive for February, 2009

Today’s a bit gray and dreary so to perk us up we had a little impromptu fashion show in the store. This is one of the new dresses from New York. So cute (the model too)!


on display

26Feb09

Is it just us or are the winter blahs hanging on a little longer than usual? Although we’re still “new-ish” to Vancouver snow at the end of February kind of feels, well, wrong! Rather than sitting around waiting for spring to truly and finally be here we decided just to find a little inspiration to […]


model behaviour

20Feb09

Photo credit:  Anouk Morgan Many fashion models catch a bad rap and the focus lies primarily on their BMI (“too thin!” “too big!”). Summer Rayne Oaks is not one of them. She’s a model with a message-and is that message ever getting around! She’s a unique force and is an entomologist and environmental scientist by […]


body politic was featured on EnRoute’s Top 25 in Canada list this month and we’re proud to be chosen! They used this stunning photo from our lookbook to showcase what the beautiful city of Vancouver (and body politic) has to offer.


to sublet

13Feb09

Spring dresses are on the way! We love this draped beauty by Sublet and can’t wait for it to arrive. This piece features hidden pockets (a favorite with us) and is made with love in New York City. (P.S the designers actually met through a sublet posting on Craigslist- looks like it was a match!) Update: Feb […]


bahar shahpar

10Feb09

It’s not a secret that we’re big fans of Bahar Shahpar’s eponymous clothing line; after all, body politic is the only retailer in Canada to stock the pretty pieces of luxury! Ok, we’re gushing but it can’t be helped. We recently came across this interview with Shahpar on EcoSalon and were really impressed with how […]


  We’re always keeping up on what’s going on in the eco fashion scene and that’s not easy! The innovation and creativity that is firing out across the world is really impressive. eco fashion world has managed to harness all of this in one website that we can’t get enough of. We’re happy that body politic […]



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