This Halloween, Perfect Your Disguise

You could say dis-guise going through a rough patch. He’s jack-o-lanterned up and out of his gourd trying to dress like a Punkin rocker. Orange you glad I’m stopping with the puns? Drop by East Side re-Rides first, when you’re putting together a adventure-loving costume for you and your .. …

Local Wind/Rainstorm

Looks like we’re in for the mother of a triple storm combo from tonight until the weekend, and officials are warning about potential mass power outages. We’ll be open throughout, unless the power goes out, obv. Watch this space. I’ll update this post if we lose power and the store …

Leatherworker? Apply Within.

We’re on the lookout for someone local to Vancouver who has possesses the skill and craft of leather stitching, sewing, tailoring, alterations, studwork and hardware. If you’re that skilled person, and you possess your own tools and working space, do get in touch, and lets discuss the possibility of a …

Pride Weekend Hours

It’s the long weekend that contains all the celebrations! Happy Dyke March! Happy Gay Pride! Happy Powell St Festival! Happy Blowing Things Up… er… Celebration of Lights! Happy BC Day! Happy Shopping at East Side Re-Rides because we’re open for business! Here’s our hours for the weekend: TLDR; Open as …

Now We’re Even Cooler

I’m pleased to say that we saw which way the wind was blowing (hot), and we got some air conditioning up in this place. Now we can try on as many jackets as we like without fainting from the heat. See you soon, for some respite from the summer heat.

Easter Weekend Hours 2016

Hi folks! Here’s the official holiday hours for Easter Weekend! Friday March 25     OPEN 10 – 8 Saturday March 26    OPEN 10 – 6 Sunday March 27     OPEN 12 – 6 Monday March 28   CLOSED Tuesday March 29    OPEN 10 – 6 just like always! See you soon!

Vintage Green Gassy Jack

Very adorable, very dapper leafy green leather jacket. Some fun local history behind this particular brand – if you’re a Vancouverite, you’ve seen the statue of the famous drunk sailor Gassy Jack (after whom the neighborhood of Gastown was named) striking a pose at the corner of Water and Carrall. John Deighton, …

Bike Cop Swag

Wanna look as intimidating as possible on the road? Skip the usual Harley Davidson jacket, tattoo sleeves and long hair and snag yourself this bike cop-inspired outfit (complete with ubiquitous aviators). Watch people panic and stomp their brake pedal as soon as they catch sight of you in their rearview. …

Rising Sun Motorcycle tech night (seeking sponsors)

Rising Sun is doing some great education! Please pass this along to all our other folks in the community! **********FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – SPONSORSHIP REQUEST********** Sponsorship Opportunity: Rising Sun Motorcycles presents “Tech Nights” Rising Sun Motorcycles is seeking sponsors for our 2016 Tech Nights. We plan to continue offering basic …

Open for Business in the New Location!

This is us on our second day at our new address: 221 East 16th Ave. We had such a booming day yesterday that I’m subconsciously surprised that there’s any stock left, but luckily many folks already brought in consignment items, so that solves that nicely. We’re at normal hours / …