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Style Icon: Grimes

Posted by Drake General Store, 5 hours, 41 minutes ago

She's our cool Canadian sweetheart. Claire Boucher, better known by her stage name Grimes, has not only rocketed to the mainstream radar with her music, but her personal style is stealing its own spotlight. Grimes is a chameleon, her look is always evolving and she makes a box of Crayolas look monochromatic.

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Meet The Maker: Explorer's Press

Posted by Drake General Store, 1 week, 1 day ago

Graphic pins covering backpacks + denim jackets with iron-on patches were a massive trend circa 1992. Well, let us introduce you to Brendan Megannety, Creative Director of Explorer’s Press , who’s bringing it all back + in a far cooler way.

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Films We Love: Obvious Child

Posted by Drake General Store, 2 weeks ago

Part Girls, part Girls, part Broad City SNL-alum Jenny Slate's new film Obvious Child about abortion could easily skirt into the category of poor taste, but successfully tackles the provocative topic with humour. Read our review of this romantic(ish) comedy.

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Summer Essentials For Her

Posted by Drake General Store, 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Summer is finally here – hallelujah! We’re assuming, like us, that you’re excited to get outside + enjoy the city. Below, we’ve outlined some of our favourite pieces that we simply can’t leave the house without. Check out our guide to summer essentials + remember that it’s about leaving the unnecessary pieces at home. Riding the hot subway is bad enough; don’t add excess cargo to the whole ordeal.

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Design Icons: Meet Charles & Ray Eames

Posted by Daniel Okorn, 3 weeks ago

In our first design icon post, we decided to begin with one of the most prolific and important North American mid-century modern design duos of all time, Charles and Ray Eames. Known for their celebrated furniture designed for the Michigan-based manufacturer Herman Miller, the husband and wife team believed that design is not for the elite, but for the masses.

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Style Icon: Nick Wooster

Posted by Drake General Store, 3 weeks, 6 days ago

“There are no absolutes. For every rule there is, it’s made to be broken and if you have style you can wear anything you want.” – Nick Wooster

That’s easy for ‘The Woost’ to say. This fashion week fixture + previous Men’s Fashion Director of Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman embodies impeccable taste. With his handlebar moustache, tattoo sleeves + dandy style, Nick Wooster has been dubbed the “street style demi-god”, making photogs rush to capture his every (amazing!) look. What makes Wooster’s style so inspirational + ionic you ask? It comes down to his ability to mash prints, colours + proportions with the utmost of restraint. The result is always an undeniably cool look, which frankly would leave the average person walking around looking like a fool.

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