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The new Wizard Boots are HERE!

This has been a long time coming (nearly 10 months of behind-the-scenes work!) so I’m thrilled to finally announce that the new Wizard Boots are here! And the redesign was SO worth the wait. I have yet to do a proper photoshoot, but in the meantime here’s a quick picture I Read More

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3 ways to honour garment workers this Labour Day

As I head into another busy fall for Wizard Wear, I’ve been reflecting on the meaning of Labour Day, and how it’s nowhere more important than in representing the millions of garment workers that make our clothing. After trying out production sewing in my first season of Wizard Wear, when I Read More

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Is biomimicry the next eco buzzword?

Healthy Business Growth Now that I’m a business owner, I think a lot about growth. You kind of have to if you want your enterprise to grow beyond your living room, right? But at the same time, I find myself wary of hearing economists in the media waxing on about Read More

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Textile recycling is the hot new trend

In celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd, we are featuring a great local company called deBrand that is revolutionizing the textile recycling industry. What is textile recycling you ask? Read on! Imagine this, you’re a sewer or crafter, and you spend hours designing, cutting, and sewing your next beautiful Read More

Wizard Wear @ Portobello West this weekend!

Happy Spring! Do you love a good artsy craft fair? If so, then come check out Portobello West at the Creekside Community Centre in Vancouver this weekend, March 28th/29th, from 11am-5pm. Wizard Wear will be there with bells on! AND we’ll have a brand new batch of Wizard Hoodies in the ever-popular Read More

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5 reasons why new Wizard Boots sizes are taking time

Hello Wizard lovers! I want to give you an update on the new Wizard Boots sizes. It’s taking longer than I expected to get them happening and thought you might like a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what’s going on inside Wizard HQ. Overall, the process has been quite a bit more complicated than I Read More

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PHOTO ESSAY: Wizard Wear at Circle Craft

   

Wizard Wear Circle Craft Booth

New Wizard Boots Sizing coming soon!

To all my wonderful customers ~ I want to say THANK YOU to everyone who has ordered through the site and purchased Wizard Boots and Hoodies at Circle Craft. It has been an incredibly busy fall and Circle Craft was a huge success! I am thrilled at the response and enthusiasm Read More

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The Vancouver Sun features Wizard Wear in Circle Craft article

We were so delighted to hear that the Vancouver Sun featured Wizard Wear in its Circle Craft coverage. Thanks for love Vancouver Sun! You can read all about it here: http://www.vancouversun.com/life/crafty+this+Christmas/10356503/story.html Also, don’t forget, Circle Craft starts tomorrow – Tuesday, November 11th! You can buy tickets online using coupon code Read More

Meet our new manufacturer, take 2!

Let me try this again. I want you to meet our new manufacturer. You see, starting a business has its share of kinks, and Wizard Wear is no exception. A few weeks ago I posted about finally solidifying a manufacturer, only to run into some serious challenges with them a few Read More