The Patch is a high quality vintage clothing store on Yates Street, where you can find any style from any era for a pretty decent price. Depending on your era or style of choice, selection is pretty good, and they have new products arriving weekly. Of course, it’s low pricing, and perfect if you’re in the mood for a quick tag popping fix.
Stitches is a low end trendy Canadian company targeted at teenagers aged 14-16. With tons of graphic tee’s, short shorts, skeleton prints & neon – Stitches knows its demographic.
Sitka is a locally owned store and brand that began on the West Coast. The owners share their love for nature, surf, and skate by focusing on a lifestyle that is distinctly West Coast.
Rebel Rebel is a high end, locally owned shop where you can find the line La Poeme, which is designed by one of the two owners, Claudia. The shop has a loud and fun essence to it, while sticking to feminine and classic roots.
If you’ve spent some time in Victoria, you’ve probably visited Flavour at some point or another, but did you know they have an upstairs? Flavour Upstairs is like Flavour’s great aunt’s attic, full of excellent affordable vintage clothing.
Flavour is a low end locally owned shop targeted at anyone who likes vintage inspired, affordable clothing. Find lots of exposed zippers, sheer shirts and cute dresses for under $40, so you’re getting H&M prices and style at a local shop.
Decade is a sister store to Flavour and Flavour upstairs. It could be seen as the slightly more European version, and maybe the tiniest bit more pricey while still fitting in the low price category.
RW & Co is a Canadian brand targeted at the trend savvy business professional. With classic, flattering cuts in the latest colour trends, RW & Co is a great source for nice clothing appropriate for any occasion.
West 49 is a board shop, so the clothing is very California with lines such as Roxy, Billabong, and Element. Teens and fans of the California boarding culture are the target audience.