Thin King Salmon Skin Card Case

An aluminum answer to a bulky wallet, handmade in Helsinki

Designed and produced one at a time in Finland, Thin King is Helsinki’s answer to the bulky wallet most people have sworn to never own again. The sturdy anodized aluminum card case has been making noise in design circles for a while now, and the brand’s latest offering is likely to only amplify this. Launching today, 15 October, Thin King introduces the salmon skin Heritage …

Patagonia Provisions Salmon Jerky

Rebuilding sustainable fishing practices through traditional techniques in the BC interior

As pioneers of the organic cotton manufacturing movement, California’s Patagonia is always one to push their limits to provide a superior product that they’re proud to put their name on. After a number of unsuccessful attempts to break into the food market over the last 30 years Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard finally found the right recipe—with salmon jerky. Known for its arduous life cycle and …

Skuna Bay Salmon

Our chat with head fisherman Stewart Hawthorn from the Vancouver-based craft-raised fish farm

Feasting on Drago Centro‘s celery root panna cotta topped with lightly smoked salmon, we discovered the story behind the beautiful piece of craft-raised fish, sourced by Chef Ian Gresik from Vancouver Island’s Skuna Bay. In a world where fish populations are depleting, mercury levels are on the rise and reliable sources for wild salmon is increasingly harder to find, Skuna Bay farmers are lovingly raising …