The Dover Street Market concept store is located at Nordstrom’s flagship location at CF Pacific Centre in downtown Vancouver.
The pop-up is located in Nordstrom’s second floor SPACE department and houses seven individual brands under the Brand Development Branch of the Dover Street Market Paris. Brands at Nordstrom’s Dover Street Market pop-up include Vaquera, Rassvet, Weinsanto, ERL, Liberal Youth Ministry, Honey F..cking Dijon, and Youths in Balaclava.
Vancouver is one of only three Nordstrom stores to welcome the Dover Street Market partnership. The other two are located at Nordstrom’s Manhattan flagship and at the Grove Nordstrom store in Los Angeles.
This partnership is a first of its kind for Dover Street Market which was founded in London in 2004 by Rei Kawakubo and is now wholly owned by Comme des Garçons. The retailer has a goal of bringing emerging brands to market and now has stores in London, New York City, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Singapore, Beijing and Paris.