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Dani Roche shares her inspiration for Urban Conservatory

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 month, 2 weeks ago

With 50K followers on Instagram watching her every move, Dani Roche is an elusive character who translates her bold style into striking images and impeccable design. This month, she partnered with Drake General Store to help launch the Urban Conservatory collection. From the process of designing the Queen West window to picking a colour palette, we get inside the mind of this creative wunderkind.

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To Infinity + Beyond: Kids' Lit at Drake General Store

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 1 week ago

3, 2, 1…. Prepare for LIFT OFF! The Drake General Store is taking kids on a journey of a lifetime. Jumping into a whirlwind of time travel adventure, magical kingdoms, and 3D surprises, we’re bringing all-star stories that will take adults and kids alike to #infinityandbeyond.

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HUMANS OF THE DRAKE: MEET SALINA

Posted by Drake General Store, 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Introducing: HUMANS OF THE DRAKE. Every week, we will profile a member of our team, their favourite holiday traditions and most coveted wish list items.

MEET SALINA.

Salina has been the DGS Store Supervisor for the flagship store on Queen St W. for three holiday seasons now. When she isn't at work, you can find her in the kitchen whipping up vegan, gluten free recipes, riding her bike by the lake, or creating art + taking photographs.

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Meet Salina
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HUMAN OF THE DRAKE: MEET D

Posted by Drake General Store, 5 months, 3 weeks ago

Introducing: HUMANS OF THE DRAKE. Every week, we will profile a member of our team, their favourite holiday traditions and most coveted wish list items.

MEET D.

Originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba, D studied Fine Arts at OCAD University. She has been a part of the DGS team for 7 months now; lover of movies, cheesecake, whiskey sours + The Sopranos.

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MEET D
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HUMANS OF THE DRAKE: MEET JUSTIN

Posted by Drake General Store, 5 months, 4 weeks ago

Introducing: HUMANS OF THE DRAKE. Every week, we will profile a member of our team, their favourite holiday traditions and most coveted wish list items.

MEET JUSTIN:

Justin hails from Nanaimo, British Columbia and first worked for the DGS team three + a half years ago when he was still in school. Helping with brunch + coffee were among his tasks before being asked to model for a DGS campaign. From there Justin began interning, and is now the assistant buyer for the Drake General Store.

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MEET JUSTIN
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HUMANS OF THE DRAKE: MEET SARAH

Posted by Drake General Store, 6 months, 1 week ago

Introducing: HUMANS OF THE DRAKE. Every week, we will profile a member of our team, their favourite holiday traditions and most coveted wish list items.

MEET SARAH:

Born + raised in Halifax, and a Betty + Veronica comic book advocate - Sarah moved to Toronto for the last couple years of high school. She went to school in Montreal and New York before shuttling off to China to design for Ports 1961. Sarah then moved back to Toronto to start her freelance career and has been a part of the DGS team since August 2014.

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MEET SARAH