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Hunting for (antique) treasure

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

Drake General Store Director Carlo Colacci offers tips + tricks on navigating the antique markets and how to score the best buys.

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DRAKE GENERAL STORE SPRING WAREHOUSE SALE

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Looking for something to do this weekend? Come spice up your spring wardrobe with some Drake General Store finds! Our Warehouse sale will be happening on Friday June 12 - Sunday June 14! See you there...

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Father's Day Giveaway: Instagram + Win Our #DadGenesContest

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Have a favourite photo of you + Dad? Instagram it and win.

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Ian Vandenberg: In the Spotlight

Posted by Drake General Store, 3 months ago

We had a chance to catch up with Ian Vandenberg, an inspiring + creative designer!

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Meet The Makers: B. Finlay Millwork

Posted by Drake General Store, 4 months, 1 week ago

We first came across these two after they built the podiums for Talwst’s “Nubians” installation at the Drake Lab recently, and they’ve been on our radar ever since. Going against the grain in more contexts than one, B. Finlay Millwork are a pair of young entrepreneurs with comparatively old souls, who still believe in the concept of actually touching what you make. In today's Meet the Maker Series post, we sit down with them to find out how business is going, what’s it like working with your sibling, and why (according to them) so much of this city’s character and success is built on the people who call it home.

B. Finlay Millwork
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Meet The Makers: Little 'm' Inventions

Posted by Drake General Store, 5 months ago

We recently got talking with Marjorie Campbell, the Toronto-based fibre artist behind “Little ‘m’ Inventions”, and the creator responsible for the curious “Barbie” bunnies that have been stimulating discussion at our Drake General Stores as of late.

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