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Staff Spotlight: Dani Kreeft

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 11 months ago

Meet Dani Kreeft. Or maybe you already have? As part of a serving staff at our Queen West location, you may have witnessed first-hand her bright personality and great service. Let us help you put a name to a face, the way Dani does with her incredibly beautiful and thoughtful line of art prints, greeting + post cards that also do double duty giving back to educational international non-profit, These Numbers Have Faces.


Music Monday: Ben Ottewell

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 11 months ago

Lead singer + songwriter of rock band Gomez, Ben Ottewell holds it down riding solo.

Ben Ottewell
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Held In Common Leather Goods Contest

Posted by Drake General Store, 2 years, 11 months ago

To celebrate our latest collaboration, we're giving you the chance to win your favourite piece from our Held In Common + Wicket & Craig Leather Goods collection.

HIC Leather Goods Contest
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Meet The Makers: WIOUX

Posted by Drake General Store, 2 years, 11 months ago

We’re pretty big fans of Allyson Rousseau’s hand-woven wall hangings over here at DGS, so we figured we’d check in with the multi-talented, multi-disciplinary artist and find out what exactly her weaves were all about.

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Introducing.... Just Female

Posted by Kylie Gionet, 2 years, 11 months ago

Spring is almost upon us, time to put away those sweaters and update your wardrobe with seasonal appropriate clothing. Meet Copenhagen-based women's wear brand, Just Female in our latest "Introducing..." post.

Just Female

Nathan's Back Pocket Pick: Coleman Hell

Posted by Nathan Stein, 2 years, 11 months ago

Nathan Stein, Drake Hotel's Music Programmer is the mastermind behind the awesome lives shows that happen at the Underground. In today's post, Nathan gives us his "Back Pocket Pick" and pays some well-deserved props to an artist on the brink of breaking it BIG!

Coleman Hell