A Marilyn Monroe-inspired style from Salvatore Ferragamo’s Creations line, available at the Vancouver boutique. Image courtesy of Salvatore Ferragamo.
Status: Back again
What: After a spanking new, Tuscan-style reno, the Vancouver Salvatore Ferragamo boutique has re-opened its doors and will feature men’s and women’s ready-to-wear collections, as well as handbags, luggage, accessories and, of course, shoes.
When: Just re-opened this weekend.
Where: 918 Robson St.
Buzzworthy notes: Exclusive to Canada, the newly renovated boutique will also feature three selections of shoes from the limited-edition Creations line, a curated pick of re-issued styles from Marilyn Monroe’s collection, available for purchase.
Status: Standing on their own
What: Philadelphia-based brand of hippie chic, Free People opens its first Canadian boutique in Yorkville August 3, with a grand opening event August 2; a second shop at Calgary’s Chinook Centre is set to open August 31.
When: Grand opening event takes place in-store on August 2, from 6 to 8PM.
Where: 79 Yorkville Ave.

Buzzworthy notes:
Join Ally Dean,
ELLE Canada‘s associate editor, who will be on hand August 2 for the opening event, extolling shopping advice and Free People styling wisdom; the first 50 people to arrive will receive a Free People-designed iPhone case.
Read on for more fashionable events, including cool photog classes in Vancouver and Montreal’s hottest music fest!