We’re continuing our Desigual summer sale — 15% off everything in our store, including the Desigual summer 2014 collection, with many pieces designed by Christian Lacroix for the Barcelona-based brand.
Angel Vancouver is located at No. 2 Powell Street in the Gastown district of Vancouver, Canada. Our store is on the corner of Powell & Carrall Street in Maple Tree Square, which is where Vancouver began. The photo above shows what my store looked like in 1886.
The slogan of the Bacelona-based Desigual is La Vida es Chula (Life is Cool)!
Today’s video is She Drives Me Crazy by the Fine Young Cannibals:The above song is from 1989, when the Birmingham, England band burst on the scene with two No. 1 hits, including this song, Good Thing:Two of the band members were previously in the 2-Tone ska revival band The Beat (known as The English Beat in North America):Here’s one of the first ska bands from the 1960s — Desmond Dekker & The Aces:This 1964 song, My Boy Lolipop, was peformed by Millie Small from Jamaica; it was one of the biggest-selling ska records of all time and helped launch the career of Chris Blackwell and his then-new record label Island Records: