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Drake Staffer, Bryan Da Silva: Graphic Designer + Zombie Enthusiast

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 1 year, 8 months ago

We're so lucky to have amazing staff and Bryan Da Silva is no exception. Bryan has been working for the Drake for almost a decade and has done everything from food serving to graphic design. Did we mention he also drives a motorcycle to work everyday + makes his own hot sauce?

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Music Monday

Jensen Sportag Remixes Grimes + Blood Diamonds

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 8 months ago


We think that the Grimes + Blood Diamonds' single is pretty fantastic! Enter Tennessee's Jensen Sportag. Their chilled-down remix of one of this summer's tunes is great for your patio sangria party.



Grimes Blood Diamonds
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Art

Maya Wild's Illustrations Make Us Smile Big

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

Our senior graphic designer, Carla P., sent over Maya Wild's website filled with beautiful illustrations! Their cheery + quirky aesthetic is making us even more happy that it's Friday.

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Other

Summer Favourites from the Drake General Store

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

The Drake General Store hearts picnic parties! We're very excited to share their first-ever photo story with you. Shot by the talented Steven Beckly, the images showcase some of their top summer picks- including our favourite Shared Toronto Public Library tee. Take a look!

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Music Monday

The XX - Angels

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago


The new single from The xx is the opening track from Coexist, out September 11.

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Green

Hong Kong: Home of 7 Million + 1 Urban Bee Farmer

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago


Hong Kong is a booming economic force, not to mention a fast-paced urban space with very little room for green. Among the 7 million residents, product designer Michael Leung has founded a beekeeping company that values locality, bee's importance to humans + creative branding. Talk about the sweet life! Enjoy this video directed by Kiku Ohe.

Nokia - HK Honey from the silentlights on Vimeo.

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