Easter Hours 2018

Hi folks! Here’s the official holiday hours for Easter Weekend! Friday March 30th OPEN 10 – 8 Saturday March 31st OPEN 10 – 6 Sunday April 1st CLOSED Monday April 2nd CLOSED Tuesday April 3rd OPEN 10 – 6 See you Tuesday!

From Rerides With Love: Bootblacking

Here’s a great little project we were working on the other day. The white heels on these Dayton Drivers were painted black to look like Toughies; the poor things were starting to peel right off. Someone attempted to use the time-trusted Sharpie-marker method to patch up the spots, but it …

The Leather Doctor is here!

East Side Re-Rides has an exciting announcement! On Tuesdays and Thursdays The DOCTOR is IN We are ridiculously happy to host Ariss of BoundAries Leather as our in-house Leather Doctor! On Tuesdays and Thursdays going forward, one may drop in with a repairable item or an idea for a custom …

We Re-confixturated!

We’re back to regular hours as of 10am Friday Jan 5th, and while we were closed we did a whole dang lot of re-fixturing and moving things around to get a better flow and to make it easier for you to find what you’re looking for. Yes, that’s what we …

The Leather Doctor is… almost here

The Leather Doctor is in the house. Repairs, stitching, snaps and rivets and grommets and eyelets and straps and cuffs and hemlines, oh my.  Sometimes immediate, sometimes 2 or 3 day turnaround. Coming very, very soon. Watch this space, folks.

Black (Leather) Friday SALE!

We’re being such joiners! We’re having a wee sale! Don’t trample anyone as you stampede in the door! On Friday, November 24th, say the words “BLACK LEATHER FRIDAY” when you’re buying your gear, and get 10% off everything you’re buying! Even if it’s not made of leather! OMG! That could …

Happy Halloween!

Biker pirate rockstar superhero! We put together a little photo shoot in honour of Halloween, using some of the cool consignment outfits currently in the shop. With Spence’s talent as a photographer,  Cyd’s killer cheekbones and patience with going from outfit to outfit, and my old, dusted-off skills as a pro …

Military Uniform-ity

A collector just dropped off a giant flumphton of military outfits and uniforms in every conceivable pattern, fit, and style. Army, navy, air force, combat coats, pants, hats, jumpsuits and more from US, Canadian, and international groups…wow. Camouflage in traditional greens, digital print, faded, and desert brown, as well as …

NEW: Inventory Listing is SORTABLE

Okay, you’ve checked out our consignment items Inventory Listing before, right? And maybe you were okay with the fact that it was a simple list with the newest thing at the top. But maybe you wished it would be a teeny bit more easy to group all the jackets by Harley Davidson, …

Pride / August Long Weekend HOLIDAY HOURS

Whether you’re Celebrating Gay Pride weekend, musing the anniversary of Stonewall, warming up for Powell St Festival, or BBQing for BC Day, here’s what you’ll need to know about store hours for last-minute outfits: Friday August 4th OPEN ten am ’til late. I mean eight. 10 – 8 Saturday August …

Motoport Women’s Textile Riding Suit

The most heavy-duty suit I’ve ever encountered. Built like a freakin’ tank! Possibly bulletproof? Looks enormous due to its general armor, padding, and intensity but it’s actually only a women’s medium. Custom made, with kevlar mesh, armor, reflective striping, and the coveted 3-liner system (which of course makes it waterproof …

Antique Chippewa Circa 1935!

Holy antiques, Batman! These are amazing! I have never seen a pair of Chippewa like these, but being from the land before time (1935) I guess I wouldn’t! Really incredible Mountain/Ski boot your great PawPaw would have used! How cool! Come on in and check em out, they’re really quite …