INDULGE - Fall 2015 English

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Home Decor Inspiration Furniture The Lighting Warehouse Mobler Furniture McKellars Interiors Jordans Interiors Muse & Merchant ScanDesigns Lane Home Furnishings Hunter Douglas La Scala Integrated Media Sandy’s Furniture WindowWorks

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real estate Casa Blanca Real Estate

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Bath Splashes Bath & Kitchen Save More Plumbing & Lighting

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Kitchen Kitchen Craft Cabinetry Splashes Bath & Kitchen

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Fashion Montelongo’s Fine Jewelry Oakridge Centre The Vault in the Garden John Rubel

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prosper in health Cambie Surgery Centre Canada Diagnostic Centres

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Auto Richmond Acura Brian Jessel BMW OpenRoad Lexus Richmond Auto West Infiniti Mini Richmond

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Steinway Spirio Tom Lee Music Golf Burnaby Pink Elephant Thai Gateway Casinos

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inspiration Furniture H om e and of fice fu r n itu r e w i t H a n at t i t ud e

Introducing the Aston Martin Collection


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inspiration furniture – Vancouver, owned by brothers Peter and Steen Skaaning, opened in august 2002 and is located in the 40,000 sq ft showroom, within the new Look Building in the historic landmark, Sigurdson’s mill, at false creek. the building, which features free covered parking, 3 stories, 5 levels natural light and greenery and a 100-year-old original timber construction, is home to a Boconcept store, inspiration furniture, natuzzi italia Gallery, Stressless comfort Gallery, and canada’s first formitaliad gallery – all under one roof. with the most fascinating selection of modern and contemporary furniture at all price points, and complimentary in house design service, inspiration truly sets itself apart from the rest of the pack. Tell us abouT your indulge feaTure producT we are proud to introduce the aston martin collection to western canada. with the unique usage of materials common in ultra-luxury vehicles and aerodynamic designs, the aston martin line of furniture truly revolutionized the furniture industry. WhaT are The mosT exciTing Things To come in The furniTure World? from aston martin, mercedes-Benz Style, tonino Lamborghini casa to formitalia, we are now able to offer the most luxurious brands in the furniture industry.

1275 W 6th ave Vancouver | 604.730.1275 | www.inspirationfurniture.ca /inspirationfurniture @inspirationbc I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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The LighTing Warehouse We s tern Canad a’s Lar g est L i g ht i ng s ho W r o o m

Nobody even comes close.


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From a modest Vancouver family business established in 1975, the Lighting Warehouse has evolved into Western Canada’s premier lighting showroom. over 15,000 items from leading manufacturers are all beautifully displayed in our 15,000 sq.ft. showroom. the company was founded based on the principle of “treating people the same way we like to be treated when we go shopping.� today, the Lighting Warehouse has second-generation family members working in the business, ensuring that this is still our number one priority. the Lighting Warehouse has knowledgeable and experienced staff and have sales associates who are fluent in mandarin, Cantonese and shanghainese ready to serve you. What is trending for fall 2015? Led is the top trend for fall 2015, which by all means is still in its infancy. many fixtures are now designed with integrated Led, meaning no bulbs, which allows for designs that were never thought possible before. tell us about your indulge feature Product Featuring an open-cage design, the sophia is entirely supported by its rococo cast framework. From the postmodern pendeloques, to the candleholders and bobeches, every element is an elaborate casting; lavishly finished with swarovski Crystal.

12420 bridgeport road, richmond | 604.270.3339 | www.thelightingwarehouse.com /thelightingwarehouse @thelightingwarehouse I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Mobler Furniture Be st in mo d er n fu r ni t ur e

The Bueno


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since 1984 our goal at mobler furniture has been to provide exceptional quality and service tailored to modern design and the contemporary lifestyle. today, we have gathered furniture collections from designers around the world, with quality and style driving our search to find our customers the best in condo-sized, modern, affordable furniture. Visit our showroom today for dining room, living room, home office and bedroom furniture. our passion is in helping you, our customers, make the right decisions to fit your lifestyle and budget. Tell us abouT your indulge feaTure producT the Bueno is one of our most popular dining tables. it can seat 8 people and has a scratch resistant top. A matching sideboard is also available. WhaT’s The secreT To your success? We are constantly on the lookout for new designs that are best suited for the Vancouver market. WhaT do people say abouT your business? our customers say that we have an excellent international staff.

3351 sweden Way, richmond | 604.270.3535 | www.moblerfurniture.com info@moblerfurniture.com | /moblerfurniture I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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McKellars InterIors T he BesT K epT s ecr eT in c o a l h a r B o ur s ho w casi n g exclu sive ho m e F ur ni s hi ng s

Beautiful. Timeless. Selva from Italy introduces the brand new Indigo Collection


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in business since 1974 and conveniently located in beautiful coal harbour, mcKellars interiors is one of the “go to” shops for discriminating shoppers as well as interior designers when it comes to selecting home furnishings for a lifetime. stop by and see a wonderful selection of furniture, lighting and accessories from the finest north american and european manufacturers. luxurious upholstery - stunning dining room collections - furnishings for every room, traditional through transitional. our designers will help you create sensational spaces with perfect balance and blend to suit your lifestyle. mcKellars is a tradition. The children and grandchildren of customers forty years ago are now shopping at our store and that speaks volumes about our service, quality and timeless style selection. Tell us abouT your Indulge FeaTure ProducT at mcKellars we are extremely proud to be the lower mainland’s exclusive dealer for selva, established in 1968 in verona, italy, and today proudly displayed worldwide. selva furniture is produced using traditional craftsman techniques and the talent of artisans. no modern day shortcuts here. solid wood, impeccable detail, extraordinary finishing and timeless design is the hallmark of selva.

1549 West Pender street, Vancouver | 604.734.1671 | Free parking off nicola street www.mckellarsinteriors.com | info@mckellarsinteriors.com I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Jordans InterIors f i n e h o me fu r n itu r e s i nc e 1 9 2 9


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Jordans interiors and Jordans floorcoverings have been the leader in home fashion since 1929. Jordans has been able to stay on top by travelling to all corners of the world to source the best of the best. if you are looking for great quality home furnishings, from stunning accessories to fine italian dinning tables, to silk area rugs, Jordans is and has always been the best place to shop. What is trending for 2015/2016? A movement to traditional is coming for sure, but what many designers are doing now is a beautiful blending of traditional and contemporary styles. this allows your home to be on trend by just adding a great piece to your collection. What is your most popular service? Jordans has very talented designers that will work with you to give your home the finished look that you will love to live in for years. At Jordans our staff make shopping experiences pleasant and enjoyable.

1470 W Broadway, vancouver | 604.733.1174 | www.jordans.ca /Jordansinteriorsandfloorcoverings @Jordansgroupltd /Jordansgroup I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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muse & merchant H o me Co lleCt i o n

#museandmerchant


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With a focus on design, quality, value and customer service we offer a wide array of home furnishings sourced from around the world. Specializing in an eclectic blend of styles to furnish every room in your home, including everything from custom sofas in sumptuous fabrics and leathers, to a vast selection of tables, chairs, beds, accessories and more. At muse and merchant, our passion is all about exploring the four corners of the world, and bringing back to our customers quality furniture and accessories that are unique and beautiful and that will enhance our customers lives and make dream homes become a reality. tell us about your indulge feature product Crafted from solid oak and beautifully stained with a charcoal tonal palette this rectangular table is inspired by centuriesold carpentry. the robson trestle table from muse and merchant comfortably seats eight and is the perfect statement piece for the dining room. With this superb asset to your dining space you won’t have to sacrifice style for comfort and practicality.

coquitlam | langley | Victoria | nanaimo | 604.524.3443 www.museandmerchant.com | /museandmerchant @museandmerchant I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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ScanDeSignS Quality H o me Fu r ni s H i ng s

#scandesigns


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every show-room carries a large selection of up-to-date european and north american furniture. scandesigns also features one of the largest selections of quality leather furniture, including the world’s most renowned recliners: the stressless chairs from ekornes. since 1976, scandesigns has grown into six locations including coquitlam, richmond, langley, Kelowna, nanaimo and Victoria. tell us about your indulge feature product the stressless skyline easy chair has a unique look, with a retro-inspired modern cushion design. the stressless skyline also has the new signature frame with Balance adapt™-system. the stressless skyline balances between a traditional and modern design, and therefore fits perfectly in both modern and traditional settings.

coquitlam | langley | Victoria | nanaimo | richmond | Kelowna | 604.524.3444 www.scandesigns.com | /scandesignsfurniture @scandesigns_furniture I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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LANE HOME FURNISHINGS AF FO R D AB LE LU XU RY L I V I NG

Your one stop shop from modern to traditional


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Lane home Furnishings is one of the longstanding businesses in Lower mainland that prides itself in featuring the newest products in the most stylish finishes at reasonable prices. Our store owners, have been in business since 1989, and offer exclusive furniture brands and design their own furniture made here in canada! Experience Lane’s talented, professional staff that are trained to provide expert service along with interior design according to YOUR style and budget. have your next furniture shopping experience Lane home Furnishings, only on United Boulevard. What is trending for fall 2015? In this past year, we have seen a beautiful comeback of classic design. We are now seeing high end dining tables and bedroom furniture now offering wood stains in the grey tones. Patterns of silver and gold on entire sofa frames or as accent chairs, are also becoming a trend as opposed to just on toss cushions. What is most important When shopping for home furniture? It is the connection between you the Sales Professional. We provide extensive training to our staff on how to welcome our guest from the moment you walk into our showroom.

1455 united Boulevard, Coquitlam | 604.522.5144 www.lanestore.ca | sales@lanestore.ca I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Hunter Douglas T he ArT o f Win d o W d r e s s i ng

Style Gets Smarter


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We believe that well-designed window fashions do more than simply cover a window. At hunter douglas, form and function are inseparable. great design is beautiful to live with, provides variable light control, insulates rooms against heat and cold while saving energy, and protects your furnishings from damaging UV rays. A well-designed window covering can help absorb sound and even improve the acoustics in a room. And, our advanced operating systems make using our products a pleasure, every day. tell us about your products The most beautiful window treatments have now become the most intelligent window treatments. This year, hunter douglas unveiled the new PowerView™ operating system. PowerView lets you customize your perfect combination of light, privacy, and warmth, keeping your home perfectly in sync with the time of day and mood you’re in. create personalized scenes for when you wake up, when you retire for the evening, and everything in between, so your shades are exactly where you want them, all of the time. Window treatments have never been this personal. And you can operate them right from your mobile device, Pebble scene controller and your PowerView surface remote.

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La ScaLa Integrated MedIa T h e ArT o f Tech no l o g y

Powerful, reliable, simple to use, elegant, effective solutions


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la Scala is the most experienced full turnkey provider of electronics and automation systems in the lower mainland. “We deal with the complex so that you don’t have to”. our team really cares about making sure that everything is done right, that you, our customer is happy. for over 25 years, we’ve been here for our clients, and we’re different in that we don’t cut corners. from lighting control, to Window Treatments (shading), to Audio and Video, surveillance/security, electronic gate/door entry, and hVAc control, or just about anything you want to electronically control, we provide the solution. We ensure that every detail along the way is taken care of and to exceed our clients’ expectations through a deep commitment to the art of our trade. It is with an awareness of artistic intention and a commitment to excellence that we create powerful, reliable, simple to use, effective solutions for our customers and their spaces. Our service guarantee & Benefits: • In-house Service department • lifetime warranty on our workmanship • Quality assurance program • Project management, design, and complete documentation provided to clients • consistent quality award-winning systems • exceptional in-house team of technicians • Innovative ideas

204 West 6th avenue, vancouver | 604.606.1888 info@lascala.ca | www.lascala.ca I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Sandy’S Furniture Fam i ly ow n ed an d o per at e d s i nc e 1 9 7 6

The Luxe Collection


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in 1976 sandy seney opened his first store on arbutus street in Vancouver with a clear business plan - quality furniture for less. after more than 35 years our commitment to our customers has always been the focus. we have been proud to help generations of families with their furniture purchases and thank all our customers for supporting our local, family owned business! Tell us abouT your Indulge FeaTure ProducT the luxe collection made by our favourite local manufacturer th solid wood! the luxe collection was introduced January 2015 it is constructed of solid canadian maple with solid drawer boxes with strong english dovetail joints and soft closing drawers. WhaT’s your mosT PoPular ProducT or servIce? many of our natuzzi products in our natuzzi italia store at sandy’s Furniture. sandy’s has been a proud retailer of natuzzi’s italia made products for more than 25 years. we invite you to visit our natuzzi italia store inside sandy’s Furniture on United Boulevard where you will enjoy our one of a kind shopping experience surrounded by the largest selection of natuzzi italia products in canada.

1335 united boulevard, coquitlam | 604.520.0800 | www.sandysfurniture.ca /sandysvancouver @sandysvancouver @sandysfurniturebc /sandysfurniture I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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WindoWWorks W h er e Wi ll yo u r in spir at i o n ta k e y o u?

Creative solutions you can rely on.


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Windowworks is western canada’s largest residential custom drapery manufacturer. our complete service program includes custom upholstered furniture, draperies, shutters, hunter douglas Gallery, fabric library, automated window coverings and installations. We are where interior designers go for quality, service and inspiration! How Has your business evolved over time? We have become a one stop custom window covering specialist that meets the needs of the consumers and our industry. wHicH brands do you carry? robert allen, maxwell fabrics, kravet, JF Fabrics, J. ennis,tritex, hunter douglas, hartman & Forbes. our customers love... our friendly and knowledgeable service. a piece of advice you would offer to clients details, details and details are critical in this business! wHat is your signature service? We are your one stop resource for window coverings.

unit 10 13331 vulcan way, richmond | 604.231.1433 | www.windowworks.ca /windowworksbc @windowworksbc I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Casa BlanCa Real estate Af f i l i Ated with w in Mo rr i s o n r eA lt y

Panoramic Mountain Views, stream, pond & Waterfall on 28 Private Acres


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About our indulge feAture property listing $1,200,000 us 3 Bedrooms/3 baths in Main house. spacious deck with salt-water pool. Guest house has 3 Bedrooms/2 baths. two-story “studio Building” with 1 Bedroom apartment. 2 horse stall barn with paddock which crosses stream. small swimming “hole” near waterfall. Close to woodstock, saugerties Village, ski and Golf Centers. 2 hours from nyC. 286 Acre fAmily fArm $2,500,000 us “working” 286 Acre farm with cattle, sheep and deer. Almost ½ acre stocked pond with fish. Also a resort for families who visit, spend weekend time working with the farm animals. (featured on television new program). Management available. win Morrison realty has 7 offices in the Catskill region of the hudson Valley in new york. Properties are located within 1 ½ hours – 2 ½ hours from new york City. Blanca Aponte, Broker/owner of Casa Blanca real estate is a Certified international Property specialist as well as Commercial specialist. Member of AreAA (Asian real estate Association of America). now affiliated with win Morrison realty and their professional team of real estate sales Agents.

2 old forge road, Woodstock, new york 12498 | cell: 845.532.0310 office: 845.246.1001 | baponte105@aol.com | www.cbrealestate.com I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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SplaSheS Bath & Kitchen Y our stYle. ou r ex p e rt i s e .

“There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort.” -Jane Austen


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looking to renovate, upgrade, or just freshen up your bathroom or powder room? From towel racks to full suites, splashes Bath & Kitchen has something to fit your style and your budget. offering innovative design ideas and a diverse selection of imported and local products for your home, our staff will help you entertain, relax, and enjoy. What is trending for fall 2015? Freestanding bathtubs really set the mood for relaxation, even in today’s busy world. considering how the design of the tub will shape the look of your space, and pairing it with an elegant, complementary styled tub filler will create the perfect focal point for the space. What’s your favourite thing to “indulge” in? a long soak after a hard day proves there’s nothing better than a bubble bath: air jets, candles, aromatherapy, and a good book. top it all off with a cushy bath robe, and some relaxing music and it’s at-home indulgence at its best.

425 east Broadway, vancouver | 604.874.8101 | www.splashesonline.com /splashesonline @splashesonline @splashesonline I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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SAVE MORE PluMbing & lighting Affo r d A b le lu x ury

Everything for your Bath, Kitchen and Lighting Needs


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Since opening its doors in 1989, Save More Plumbing & lighting has been a leader in bringing a diverse range of unique and quality products to consumers. Save More has everything you need to complete your dream renovation, new construction or development project. Whether it’s a new home or a commercial development, we will be there, offering the very best in bathroom, Kitchen, and lighting solutions at the lowest prices. Save More carries many exquisite and new designs from brands such as Valley, toto, Kohler and blanco etc. to provide its customers with the widest range of choices to fit their design needs. What is trending this fall 2015? People love adding a pop of Pantone colour to personalize their spaces. Valley’s ColourMe collection provides a perfect canvas for exploring your creativity through colour. What is your most popular product? Save More works with partners to provide customers with a large selection of customizable products; from custom saunas & bathtubs to shower-bases, lighting systems & faucets.

surrey showroom: 12387 84th ave | Vancouver showroom: 1790 Kingsway | 1.888.413.8833 savemoreplumbing.com | /savemoreplumbinglighting

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Kitchen craft cabinetry E x pEr iEncE d d Esig n . ExcE l l E nt s E rv i c E.

Experience luxury and fine craftsmanship with Omega, by Kitchen Craft.


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kitchen craft vancouver manufactures and supplies custom cabinets for any space in your home. All of our kitchen cabinets and bathroom vanities offer you the perfect blend of aesthetics and performance, creating inviting spaces for you and your loved ones to enjoy. precise craftsmanship paired with 40 years experience guarantees your custom cabinetry solution fits beautifully into your space. Our cabinets are also eco-friendly, using only 100 percent recycled materials and hardwoods from certified sustainable foresters for a greener tomorrow. Tell us abouT your indulge feaTure producT kitchen craft presents their most premium offering, Omega cabinetry. Omega cabinetry is north American made, constructed with the most precious hardwoods selected from canada and the United states. Omega cabinetry is made with traditional craftsmanship with furniture like quality. they offer custom builds and finishes so you can have the perfect colour, shape, size and functionality for your space. kitchen craft provides custom cabinetry for any room in your home, as well as professional installation. Every product is finished with a personal white glove inspection to ensure the best quality possible.

2148 douglas road, burnaby | 604.298.9277 | www.kitchencraftvancouver.com /kitchencraftcabinetryvancouver @KitchencraftVan @KitchencraftVan I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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SplaSheS Bath & Kitchen Y our stYle. ou r ex p e rt i s e .

Life’s simple. Just add water.


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Whether it’s a full kitchen renovation, a fixture upgrade, or just freshening up with new accessories, splashes Bath & Kitchen has something to fit any style or budget. offering innovative design ideas and a diverse selection of imported and local products for your home, our staff will help you entertain, relax, and enjoy. What is trending for fall 2015? Borrowing elements from industrial and restaurant trends: high fashion meets heavy duty, where stainless steel is king. pair a deep-welled stainless steel sink with a high-arched pull-down faucet to add an element of style to the kitchen. What’s your most popular product or service? there’s a lot of choice out there for home upgrades, and sometimes it can be difficult to find what you’re looking for. From helpful tips on what to measure to a full-scale bathroom plan, personalized consultations are one part of the commitment to service at splashes.

425 east Broadway, vancouver | 604.874.8101 | www.splashesonline.com /splashesonline @splashesonline @splashesonline I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Montelongo’s Fine Jewelry D efin in g Lu xu ry

When luxury and intimacy combine, the ideal setting has been created for collectors to relax and enjoy the exquisite beauty of the jewels being presented.


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Montelongo’s fine Jewelry is recognized by discerning collectors as a leading source of and authority on rare diamonds, gemstones, and jewelry. a family owned business since 1990, the company has established a niche market catering to clients that seek the highest quality diamonds and gemstones fashioned in expertly designed custom jewelry creations. While most jewelers hope to sell a handful of important pieces during their career, Jesse Montelongo, Jr. has made a career of catering to those with a thirst for only the finest that the industry has to offer. What is trending for fall 2015? for fall 2015, expect fancy colored diamonds and precious gemstones to increase in popularity. With colored diamonds recently setting records at auction and rubies with Burmese origin fetching $1 million per carat, jewelry connoisseurs are anxious to grab their own pieces of color to enhance their collections.

401 University drive east, College station, tX | 1.979.691.2019 | www.montelongos.com /montelongos @montelongos info@montelongos.com I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Oakridge Centre O n ly O ak r id ge

Defining Style Through Fashion Art And Design.


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Oakridge Centre has been part of Vancouver’s fashion and style history for over 55 years. known for its quality and upscale retailers, Oakridge has been a favourite destination for the discerning shopper. Oakridge features prominent retailers such as Tiffany, MaxMara, harry rosen, Crate and Barrel, stuart Weitzman, Micahel kors and hugo Boss. Our boutique stores carry popular brands such as Omega, rolex, Canadian diamonds Canada goose, and red Valentino. Oakridge is centrally located with free parking and is on the Canada line at Oakridge station. What’s your most popular product? Oakridge Centre transforms your shopping experience by offering an elegant shopping environment that features a diverse mix of deluxe retailers topped with exceptional customer service. The wide gallerias and daylight compliment the sophisticated style that you find in this top Canadian shopping centre. What’s your favourite thing to “indulge” in? Oakridge Centre is a jewelry box filled with luxurious treasures to compliment any style. We love finding timeless statement pieces, and then adding those accessories that finish off any look perfectly. dazzling jewelery, colourful silk scarves and stunning handbags will flawlessly pull together any ensemble and elevate your style.

650 West 41st avenue, vancouver | 604.261.2511 | www.oakridgecentre.com /oakridgecentre @oakridgestyle @oakridgecentre /oakridgecentre I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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The VaulT luxury PromoTions inc.

Wh at t r easu r es Will you f i nd i ns i d e ?


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a full service luxury brokerage, promotions and consulting company. Working directly with the leaders in the luxury industry, we are able to offer our clients the best of what is available globally without retail markups or auction exposure and fees. What is trending for fall 2015? the Vault in the Garden at luxury supercar Weekend from september 12-13th. for the first time ever, Vancouver will host a major international jewellery launch. John rubel is launching their new collection to the public at the Vault. inspired by iconic women of the 20th Century, the new collection will be revealed to us at the Vault in the Garden on friday september 11 at an exclusive by invite only event. don’t miss this unique 2 day opportunity to purchase directly from the designers, important Galleries and Master Collectors. What’s your most popular service? fine gem and Jewellery brokerage – Connecting buyers directly with the sellers.

confidential - By appointment only | 604.248.8904 | www.arigoosen.com www.thevaultinthegarden.com | info@thevaultinthegarden.com I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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John Rubel The m odern T r an sfo r maT i o n o f J e w e l e ry

The jewelery launch of the century.


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a large house. an attic. a trunk. as in all stories that begin with a house, an attic and a trunk, the latter contains a treasure. not a hidden treasure, but a forgotten treasure. Bracelets, rings, brooches, necklaces, fineries. in the form of drawings. designs created by John rubel from the 1920s onwards. a treasure just waiting to take shape. The latest chapter of a six-generation-long history that continues to be written. after spending quite some time working for other prestigious brands, sophie mizrahirubel, heiress of the rubel family, decided to reboot the iconic brand. she did so with an audacious and avant-garde spirit, while always keeping in mind the heritage of the century-old name. The new collections, inspired by iconic women of the 20th Century will be revealed to the world at the VaUlT in the Garden at luxury supercar weekend september 12-13th, 2015. for more information visit www.thevaultinthegarden.com or www.johnrubel.com.

contact@johnrubel.com | www.johnrubel.com /JohnRubel1915 /JohnRubel1915 @JohnRubel I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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richmond Acura was established in 1986, and has achieved the milestone of number-one selling Acura dealership in canada for many years, as well as numerous awards for excellent customer service. We became a part of the BPL Auto Group in 2013, joining richmond honda and Surrey honda. BPL was founded by henning Brasso, in 1987. A car dealer for over 50 years, having represented many luxury and mass market brands, henning was honoured with the national MacLean’s Magazine Dealer of excellence Award as canada’s outstanding dealer in 1996. today richmond Acura has over 50 people working at our dealership. We are very proud of being one of Western canada’s largest-selling Acura dealerships, and recognize that focusing on customer satisfaction is the way to continue our success. How are you involved in tHe community? We are proud sponsors of various local youth sports teams. PeoPle are surPrised to know... We were the very first Acura dealership to open in canada. We are also tire and brake specialists for all makes of cars, not just Acura.

4211 no. 3 road, richmond | 604.278.8999 | www.acurarichmond.com /acurarichmond richmondacura I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Brian Jessel BMW Whe n y ou t h in k B MW, th in k B r i a n J e s s e l B M W. Bo u n d ary an d lo ug he e d

There’s Only One Brian Jessel BMW


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Brian Jessel BMW has been serving Vancouver and the lower Mainland for over 29 years. Centrally located at Boundary and lougheed makes Brian Jessel the “go to” location for buying, leasing and servicing your BMW. Brian Jessel BMW features amenities like no other, with luxurious customer lounges, the latest BMW fashion for you or your car, in our lifestyle store, fireplace, snacks and warm comfortable setting while visiting our dealership. our six “gold” sales Masters fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese, will make buying your next BMW very easy from sales, to finance to delivery. Whether it’s “M”, “X” “i” or series 1-7, we have your car! Tell us abouT your indulge feaTure producT BMW X5M combines the spirit of traditional M with the outstanding functionality of an X model. outstanding performance and handling with the high torque engine lets you take driving pleasure to an extreme. 2016’s are now available at Brian Jessel BMW. WhaT is Trending for fall 2015 the all neW BMW 7 series. Contemporary luxury and technical innovation in every detail. it’s BMW’s perfect interaction between progressive technology and transitional design. Be one of the first in Canada to drive the “new seven series” with Brian Jessel’ s gold Master team. Call for an appointment today.

2311 boundary road, Vancouver | 604.222.7788 | www.brianjesselbmw.com /brianjesselbmw @brianjesselbmw @brianjesselbmw /brianjesselbmw I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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OpenROad Lexus RichmOnd Ope n tO a b etter L e x us way

A true luxury experience


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Openroad Lexus richmond is one of Canada’s premier Lexus Dealers offering british Columbia’s largest selection of new and pre-owned Lexus vehicles. whether you are looking for your first new Lexus or servicing your current vehicle we are confident our team of Lexus associates will exceed your expectations. this is evident as our guests have consistently ranked us number one in Lexus customer satisfaction as ranked by both Google and yelp thanks to our many VIp services. Our award-winning Lexus sales and service team has been serving Lexus owners for over 20 years, and remain committed to providing our guests with a true luxury experience. Tell us abouT your indulge feaTure service Our VIp services and amenities are unmatched by any other luxury car Dealer. whether you choose to dine in our café, ride in our hybrid limo or relax in one of our VIp lounge massage chairs Openroad offers the pinnacle of luxury experience. WhaT is Trending for fall 2015? all-new 2016 rx 350 coming this fall!

5631 Parkwood Way, richmond auto Mall | 604.273.5533 | www.openroadlexus.com /openroadlexusrichmond @openroadlexus I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Auto West Infiniti. Exceptionally Driven.


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one of Bc’s first IredI Infiniti buildings that resembles a modern, West coast contemporary art gallery, our dealership was designed with the Infiniti core values in mind. the values represent how others describe Infiniti: modern, authentic, refined, vibrant, powerful, invigorating, dynamic, energetic, progressive, and evocative. even our landscaping incorporates the Zen garden designs of Japan, tying in the experiences of the manufacturer’s home country. extensive use of porcelain tiles, exotic hardwood and sophisticated art provides an upscale feeling for our Infiniti guests to experience the Infiniti way. open since august 2007 and located in the richmond auto mall, auto West Infiniti employs over 30 employees ready to serve you. about our Indulge Product the 2015 Infiniti QX80 Limited is available in 3 exclusive colours: Imperial Black, mocha almond or dakar Bronze and appointed with 22-inch dark chrome finish wheels. the interior is complimented with truffle Brown leather seats and open pore matte ash wood trim. What Is trendIng for fall 2015? scheduled for sale this fall is the newly redesigned 2016 Infiniti QX50. What’s your most PoPular Product? the Infiniti QX60 7-passenger suV.

13720 smallwood Place, richmond, bc | 604.231.9378 | www.autowestinfiniti.ca info@autowestinfiniti.ca | /autowestinfiniti @autowestinf I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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MINI RIchMoNd Mo to r in g Fu n

We drive your automotive experience forward through passion, performance, and innovation.


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our “Mini theme park”, as we’d like to call it, not only offers smile-inducing thrills and high-performance fun in our wide selection of Mini models, but also showcases a vast array of green technology such as built-in solar panel modules and EV charge stations. our enhanced showroom and display area reflect Mini’s bold and customizable features and allow each individual to personalize their Mini to the way they see fit. Mini richmond strives to provide personalized, hands-on service that truly exemplifies the luxury automotive industry. With a recent win in the 2014 MINI Customer Satisfaction League, our customers are always top-of-mind. about our Indulge Product the 2016 Mini Cooper S John Cooper Works Edition. With its luxury fit and finish, timelessly iconic styling cues, and powerful sporty ride, there’s no car like it. What Is trendIng for fall 2015? Bright bold colours like Volcanic orange, Electric Blue and thunder grey are trending for autumn 2015. What’s your favourIte thIng to “Indulge” In? As a group of true motoring enthusiasts, our favourite thing to “indulge in” is the long winding drive of Sea-to-Sky Highway from Horseshoe Bay to Squamish.

#338-10700 cambie road, richmond, bc | 604.233.0700 | www.minirichmond.ca info@minirichmond.ca | /MInIrichmond @MInIrichmond @minirichmond I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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The sTeinway spirio t h e W orl d ’s Fin est Playe r P i a no s y s t e m

Steinway & Sons


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tell us about your indulGe feature produCt steinway & sons, manufacturer of the world’s finest pianos, today announced the company’s most significant product innovation in over 70 years: steinway spirio, the world’s finest player piano system, available exclusively on select steinway grand pianos. a masterpiece of engineering, steinway spirio provides the unrivaled musical experience that steinway’s customers expect, producing the most accurate reproduction of live performances ever achieved on a steinway & sons piano. delicate pedaling, subtle phrasing, soft trills, and thundering fortissimos present no difficulty for steinway spirio. damper and keyshift pedaling are replicated with unparalleled accuracy, following the pianist’s depressions and releases smoothly and precisely over the entire range of motion. steinway & sons will offer the steinway spirio system in two existing piano models: model B (music room grand) and model m (medium grand). For more details, contact tom lee music at 604-685-8471.

tom lee music 929 Granville street, vancouver, bC | 1.888.886.6533 www.tomleemusic.ca I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Tom lee music c anad a’s m u sical in str u m e nt m e g a s t o r e

Exclusive Steinway dealer in BC, Calgary and Greater Toronto


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tom lee music canada has been bringing music making to the greater Vancouver and Vancouver island communities since 1969 and is one of the largest full-line musical instrument retailers in north america. tom lee music canada has been representing steinway & sons in canada since 1978 and is the exclusive representative for the Family of steinway designed Pianos for British columbia, calgary and greater toronto area. For over 160 years, steinway & sons has been handcrafting the world’s finest pianos. We invite you to visit us and experience the entire Family of steinway designed Pianos including steinway, Boston and essex pianos in a variety of sizes to accommodate all musical tastes and budgets. We also offer an incredible selection of designer styles and finishes including limited editions and one-of-a-kind instruments to complement any decor. How Has your business evolved over time? We first started as a humble piano store located in Vancouver in 1969. our piano division has grown from one location to 8 showrooms in the Vancouver lower mainland & Vancouver island under the brand name of tom lee music. recently, we added one location in calgary and two in greater toronto under the brand name of steinway Piano gallery.

Head office: 929 Granville street, vancouver, bC | 1.888.886.6533 www.tomleemusic.ca I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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golf burnaby J u st Play

Enjoyable Golf for Everyone


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Golf Burnaby operates four exceptional, high-quality golf facilities which are professionally maintained for your yearround recreational enjoyment. Burnaby’s natural beauty and spectacular public golfing facilities offer many of the luxuries of a private club with great value, right in the heart of the lower mainland! enjoy the peaceful park-like settings of our two exceptional 18-hole golf courses. riverway is a classic 18-hole championship golf course that offers link-style fairways lined with sweeping mounds of wild fescue. Burnaby mountain’s established natural tree-lined setting on a gentle rolling terrain offers a blend of charm, character and serenity. Golf Burnaby’s two challenging pitch & putts, Kensington and Central Park are both great courses to enjoy with friends or family. Our two industry-leading Driving ranges / learning & improvement Centers offer a wide variety of instruction for experts to beginner.

9001 Bill Fox Way, Burnaby | 604.280.4653 | www.golfburnaby.ca /GolfBurnaby @BurnabyGolf Golf Burnaby I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Pink ElEPhant thai Some like it hot‌


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Our look is ultra sleek with gleaming white, cool grey, polished black, and lots of pink. Creative martini’s, signature cocktails, along with a varied wine list, pair nicely with our menu that is inspired by the flavor and influence from all of the regions in thailand. although our atmosphere at Pink elephant thai aims to be “sanook”, that’s thai for fun and vibrant with lots of energy; there’s also room to “sabai sabai” or relax and chill. With two levels there’s enough space to accommodate everyone’s mood whether it be for lunch, dinner or late night drinks in a hip, vibrant and energetic room. PeoPle love to Indulge wIth us because... Being a part of the thai House restaurant Group that has been established since 1986 allows Pink elephant thai to explore and offer a more contemporary approach to thai cuisine. Our executive chefs travel to all regions of thailand once a year to discover new dishes and cooking techniques as well as to import various ingredients. Pink elephant thai is authentic thai in a modern room.

1152 alberni street, vancouver | 604.646.8899 | www.pinkelephantthai.com /pinkethai @pinkethai @pinkethai I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Gateway Casinos & entertainment Ltd. En tErtain mE n t r E d E f i nEd


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Gateway Casinos & Entertainment is your complete entertainment experience! at Gateway we are passionate about providing the best gaming, music and dining experience. Our lower mainland properties, Grand Villa, Starlight and Cascades Casinos, feature live music every weekend, and nightly shows. Catch every sporting event and UfC at the match Eatery & Public House or Personas. We’re not just the best in slots and table games but your complete night out. dine and dance at the Supper Club at Starlight Casinos redBar, a weekly event you can’t miss. Tell us abouT your Indulge FeaTure servIce Looking for a ViP experience, all our casinos have exclusive ViP rooms offering private 24 hour service and high limit slot areas. new to Grand Villa are our delta Hotel ViP suites. Enjoy our Vegas inspired luxury one and two bedroom suites. WhaT seTs you aparT? With our luxurious gaming facilities and expert team of international hosts, our aim is to make every visit an experience to remember. Elevate your taste buds at Personas + Patio + restaurant + Lounge or join friends for a cocktail and a great meal at match Eatery & Public House.

4331 dominion st., burnaby | 604.412.0166 | www.gatewaycasinos.com /gvcasino @gvcasino /starlight @starlightcasino /cascadescasino @cascadescasino I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5 8 1



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cambie surgery centre G o Wh er e th e Pr o s G o


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the Cambie surgery Centre (CsC) is a multi-specialty surgical centre specializing in arthroscopic surgery. the CsC is the most modern and only free-standing private hospital of its type in Canada and has provided surgical care to over 60,000 patients since the opening in May 1996. the Centre is designed and equipped to perform same-day procedures as well as procedures that may require an overnight stay. With a total of 16,500 square feet of clinical space on three levels, it is one of the largest and most technologically advanced private surgical facilities in Canada. all physicians are board certified and are recognized leaders in their specialty. all staff are highly educated and skilled. Many procedures are performed using less invasive techniques allowing for a quicker recovery. our centre is licensed by the non-hospital Medical and surgical Facilities Program of the College of Physicians and surgeons of British Columbia as well as accredited by accreditation Canada. achieving this accreditation status means CsC has exceeded standards for quality care and patient safety. With our quality, state-of-theart facility, and staff dedicated to treating you in a warm, compassionate, personalized manner, you will find your experience at the Cambie surgery Centre both pleasant and convenient.

2836 Ash Street, Vancouver | 604.737.7464

| www.cambiesurgery.com I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5

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Canada diagnostiC Centres An I n vestmen t I n Your He A ltH

NO WAITS for private, state-of-the-art MRI, CT and Ultrasound scanning services.


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Canada Diagnostic Centres provides quick access to private mrI, Ct and ultrasound scans. Whether you need a diagnostic scan or are interested in a screening exam for early detection of heart disease, lung cancer or colon cancer, we can help you today. We’ve been serving BC patients and doctors since 2000. With 15+ years of experience exclusively dedicated to advanced diagnostic imaging, our specialists and staff are extremely knowledgeable and skilled when it comes to handling all the details of your scan. What is your specialty service? Quick Access to diagnostic mrI, Ct and ultrasound scans (within 1-2 days). screening exams for the early detection of heart disease, lung cancer, colon cancer – before they cause symptoms - are also available. early detection can help you and your doctor slow or halt disease progression. What is the benefit of having a scan done privately? A private scan can be arranged quickly, within 1-2 days. this means you and your doctors get the answers you need without having to wait.

136 – 555 West 12th avenue, vancouver | 604.709.8522 | www.canadadiagnostic.com info@canadadiagnostic.com | @cdcvancouver I n d u l ge Fa l l 2 0 1 5 8 7


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