Drake Blog

Food + Drink

Restaurants for Change

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

On Wednesday, October 22, Drake One Fifty will donate 100% of profits from dinner sales to the first ever Restaurants for Change, a nation-wide fundraiser benefiting Community Food Centres Canada.

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Art

Five Questions: Katie Connell on Emoji art

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

"Emoji art forces us into a reflective dialogue about communication, which is always a good thing."

Katie Connell
People

Nu Drag + West Queer West

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

The timeline of queer culture, venues + events may not be as vast or polished as the street in the east but we’re kind of loving (still) being the west-end rebel.

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People

Staff Spotlight: Mark Sommerfeld

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 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, 9 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, 9 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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