SPECIALTY SHOPS & SERVICES
ADRENALINE Mark your trip with a tattoo or piercing at this popular studio. Custom designs and walk-ins available. Peruse the storefront of quirky streetwear apparel and accessories, including lines by Rebel 8, Iron Fist and Sailor Jerry. Also carries a variety of Vancouver-based lines. 1014 Granville St. 604-669-6800.
Map 1: D5 1926 W. 4th Ave. 604734-8282. www.adrenalinevancity .com Map 1: E2
COUNTRY BEADS If you can dream it, they can help you bead it. Semiprecious stones like turquoise, garnet, sapphire and rose-quartz beads and freshwater pearls are just the beginning. Also find exotic beads made of glass, shell, wood, bone and horn. Classes for novices and experts. Ships internationally; order online. 2015 W. 4th Ave. 604-7308056. www.countrybeads.com Map 1: E2
YOKO YAYA Convenient Japanese variety store carries over 10,000 different items, including souvenirs, bath and body products, snacks and travel accessories. International Village Mall, 88 W. Pender St. 604682-8073. www.yokoyaya.com Map 1: C7