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Bloomifesto #10 Introduce Yourself Lucille – Store Manager Extraordinaire

We’ve invited you to get to know us. As we continue to grow our vision we recognize it is important to give you a little more insight into who we are and what we’re about. We’ve introduced you to Andrea Dobbs one of our founders and next up is our Flagship shops manager, Lucille. Lucille… Read More

Bloomifesto #10 “Introduce Yourself”

One of our Bloomifesos is “Introduce Yourself”. In light of Covid 19 we are are all feeling the loss of connecting with our peeps so we came up with a little quiz that you might find interesting and we’re using it as an opportunity to introduce ourselves to you! Feel free to share this quiz… Read More

Teach me how to Dutchie

Teach Me How to Dutchie While we get used to this new “normal” we’re so glad we have the Dutchie Click and Collect platform to work from. Click and Collect allows you to shop at your leisure in the comfort of your own space so that your time shopping on the “outside” world  is reduced. Not all of us… Read More

For the Art Enthusiast and or the Creative

Cannabis has a reputation of triggering creativity.  It’s only natural to desire unique pieces created by art enthusiasts for art enthusiasts for your cannabis ritual. Here are 5 items to gift to the creatives in your life. Home Edition Rolling Papers by Mucho Papers $13.90 Designed and made in Mexico City, these rolling papers are… Read More

Glitz & Glam- Indulge yourself

We’re no longer in the 90’s when we smoked our marijuana out of crushed pop-cans and got our weed in a sandwich size zip lock bag.  Welcome to the future, this is 2020.  We now call it cannabis and it’s federally legal for recreational consumption.  It’s time to up our accessories game to match the… Read More

Spark Joy – for the Organizer

Marie Kondo has shot to stardom for sparking joy around the world by guiding people on how to live simpler and tidier lives by choosing items which bring them happiness while being organized.  The goal of tidying is to make room for meaningful objects and experiences. Here the Village Bloomery chooses 5 items for you… Read More

Backcountry- For the Outdoor enthusiast

Vancouver is located between the ocean and mountains.  Vancouverites and tourists love gearing up for backcountry adventures.  It’s natural to seek cannabis tools for those seeking thrilling adventures in the harshest of conditions.  Whether you’re climbing a glacier or on a sailing adventure, these tools are the perfect gift for the outdoor enthusiast in your… Read More

Ladies Firsts

If there is one thing we’ve learned is that you can’t judge a book by its cover especially where cannabis is concerned. As part of our efforts to create a robust and healthy culture around cannabis and cannabis use we are working on a number of mixed media projects one of which is Ladies Firsts…. Read More

Coming out Green

My name is Andrea. My career has been varied. Many years ago I started up the original Cafe du Soleil on Commercial Drive, I was a partner in both Ragz’n’Rerunzz clothing and consignment shop as well as earthbabies clothing co. I co-designed the Happy sac baby carrier and did my fair share of retail management including… Read More