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Staff Spotlight: Mark Sommerfeld

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 7 months ago

You may recognize Mark Sommerfeld as part of our serving staff at our Queen West Location (he’s quite the conversationalist and happens to be eye catching too).

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Drake General Store

House Party: Meet Laura Carwardine

Posted by Drake General Store, 1 year, 7 months ago

Drake General Store, has partnered with Toronto Design Offsite, DesignLines & numerous local studios for their latest collection titled House Party. Launched on September 16th online and in all our stores, the collection also features Drake General Store's first ever housewares collection.

For our fourth House Party designer profile, we sat down with Toronto-based designer Laura Carwardine.

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Music

Music Monday: Seoul

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 7 months ago

Seoul is dropping by this Friday the 17th to play in The Underground and we’re pretty excited because their shoegaze-y sounds are exactly what we’ve been looking for to perfect our fall playlist.

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Food + Drink

Food Friday Review: Mr. Flamingo

Posted by Taylor E, 1 year, 7 months ago

Teetering on the corner of Dovercourt and Dundas is my recent, most-frequented after work spot-- Mr. Flamingo. So for this Food Friday, I thought I'd share some of my menu favourites with you.

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Drake Devonshire

Teaser Tuesday: Faile

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 7 months ago

Tuesdays are the day that we will continue to tantalize you with glimpses of our newly opened Drake By the Lake. We're so proud to share our favourite details about Drake Devonshire; especially the art.

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Music

Music Monday: Priory

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 7 months ago

Priory might be atypical of music that usually comes out of Portland, but we’re not mad about it.

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