There's something very soothing about seeing a space as pretty as Cadine open in 2020. The lifestyle brand—which has been selling florals and homewares online—will be opening its doors on November 14. 

We recently got a sneak peek at the Ste. Marie-designed space, and it's gorgeous. The shop is the brainchild of sisters Brenda and Paul Li, who have a background in product design (Brenda) and finance (Paula)—and a knack for creating the kind of shop we could all use right now. 

The space is full of thoughtful, pretty things, ranging from the accessible ($8.50 for punchy-coloured socks from Portugal) to splurge-worthy (a gorgeous house brand of leather bags and shoes). 

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The shop itself was designed by local interior design group Ste Marie Art and Design, and features plenty of curves, Brech marble, and soft pink tones.

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The store features a capsule collection from Manner Studio furniture, which won the top award in the Home category for our 2020 Made in Vancouver Awards.

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The team at Cadine designs these bespoke leather bags and shoes, working with Italian leather suppliers, and local manufacturers.

Like their online brand, florals are a big focus of the shop: the sisters grow their own on a plot in Southlands, and a floral station is a centrepiece of the space's design. Throughout, you'll also spot curated homewares like garden mint-scented candles from Tatine and cashmere scarves and sweaters from Tru, along with chocolates from Okanagan-based Karat.

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The floral station is a centrepiece in the shop's design, and many of the weekly floral offerings are grown on the sisters' acreage in Southlands.

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Pottery, leather goods and other curated pieces line the walls of the shop.

They've been offering a floral pop-up on weekends to the locals in Cambie Village, but the store officially opens its doors this Saturday, November 14.

Cadine
3345 Cambie Street
shopcadine.com