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Contest Alert: Our 25K Twitter Contest

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago

Heads or tails? With our new contest, there isn't a wrong answer! In celebration of hitting 25 000 followers on Twitter, we want to see photos of your lucky quarter in strange places. Whether it's hanging out beside you during happy hour, sitting pretty in your bike basket or peaking under your pillow we want to see it! Just post your photo on our Facebook Fan Page for your chance to win our "25K Twitter Contest."

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Music

Music Monday: The Flaming Lips - W.A.N.D.

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago


Fresh on the heels of the NXNE announcement, we're already excited for The Flaming Lips' free concert this summer in Toronto!
June can't come soon enough!
The Drake we'll be releasing it's own NXNE line-up very shortly - so stay tuned!
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Book Club: L’atelier de l’Origami

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago

Rock, paper, scissors! There's a lot to be said about the power of paper. For book club this month, we're taking a peak inside L’atelier de l’Origami and getting ourselves ready to make some crafts.

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Art

Our Newest Art Collection: Team Macho Lands at Drake

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago


In celebration of their second monograph, Toronto's iconic art collective TEAM MACHO now has a selection of pieces hanging in our dining room. "The Merlin Years" showcases their notoriously playful style of mixed media works that incorporate an endless list of materials and methods. We can't get enough of these fantastic works!

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Music

Music Monday: Beach House - Lazuli

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago


If we had to pick one band to write the soundtrack of our lives, Beach House would for sure be up there! Enjoy their new single, it's pretty perfect for this sunny week. Swoon.

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Food + Drink

Our Pudding Chômeur: Try Making our Sweet Treat Yourself!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago

Ever wanted to be a pastry chef for a day? Now you can! In case you missed this week's Toronto Star piece on our Sugar Shack dessert, here is it for your consumption. Excuse us while we wipe the drool off our table!

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Music

Kraftwerk + MoMA: Limited Edition Boxset Out Today!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago

Today is the day fans of cult power group, Kraftwerk, have been waiting for! In partnership with MoMA, the band is set to release a limited edition boxset. Talk about ComputerLove.

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Music Monday: Dire Straits - Sultans of Swing

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago


With summer just around the corner, it's time to get ready for baseball season (as well as ripping guitar solos). Luckily, Mark Knopfler and Dire Straits help us achieve both.
Play ball!
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Food + Drink

French Fries vs. Chips: A Deep Fried History

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago

Do you ever wonder who invented the burger's best accessory? We're not talking buns, silly- we're talking fries! Whether you call them chips and enjoy in a newspaper bed or put ketchup on them like the boy with glasses, fries have become a western staple.

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Distorted Gravity: Photography by Anka Zhuravleva

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago

Russian artist, Anka Zhuravleva has created these breathtaking images in her series "Distorted Gravity." Each one gives us chills and makes us wish that we could fly!

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