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Drake Lab: Yan Wen Chang

Posted by Kylie Gionet, 2 years, 8 months ago

Yan Wen is here to create. Forget all the rest, her work is what she wants to be known for. And with her first solo exhibition now taking place at the Drake Lab, coupled with a pretty impressive resume, I’d say this young, Toronto-based artist is well on her way to being known for exactly that.

Yan Wen (1)
Hotel + Travel

Surf the Greats

Posted by Kylie Gionet, 2 years, 8 months ago

Typically, when you think of Toronto, you don’t think of a surf scene. But, after recently hosting a pop-up “surf shop” at our DGS stores for the adventure travel and lifestyle brand "Surf the Greats", a particularly faithful Northern surf culture is exactly what we discovered.

Surf the Greats
Drake General Store

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
Drake General Store

Meet The Makers: Sticks & Stones

Posted by Kylie Gionet, 2 years, 11 months ago

In our latest instalment of our Meet The Makers series, we sat down with Sarah Foelske, former designer at the Drake Hotel & brainchild behind Sticks & Stones.

Sarah Foelske