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Hotel + Travel

Up Close + Personal With Our Sky Yard Redesign

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 1 month ago

Sure, you've sipped your favourite cocktail and snacked on fried chicken under the stars on our Sky Yard patio, but have you looked closely? Like really closely? Our newly redesigned space is inspired by retro East Coast summers and contemporary geometric designs and we couldn't be happier to spend our summer on it! From the floor to ceiling, we snapped some photos of our new digs. Come get up close and personal with our Sky Yard.

The Drake Hotel Sky Yard
Hotel + Travel

Tour Parisian Neighbourhoods Through Typography

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 4 months ago

Woah, stop the press: Parisian neighbourhoods and typography?! We couldn't be more thrilled. Enjoy this beautifully simple animation by Havas Worldwide Paris + Flying V.

Paris
Art

#downtownTO Made With Lego

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 6 months ago

Have you ever wondered what our city would look like made from Lego? Thanks to The Legoland Discovery Centre inside Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre, you can see Toronto created from 1.5 million colourful Lego bricks. Enjoy all the city's main landmarks- including City Hall, the Air Canada Centre, Yonge-Dundas Square + even fans ready to watch a baseball game.

#downtownTO
Art

Olly Moss Gives Oscar Statues an Illustrated Makeover

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 6 months ago

We're getting ready to roll out the red carpet for our Oscar Party! You can bet our thoughts have been filled with little golden men, free popcorn + prizes. Before Hollywood's biggest night, enjoy Olly Moss' award-worthy poster that re-imagines Oscar statues as the best pictures since 1927.

Olly Moss
Style + Design

World's Smallest + Most Efficient Designer Apartment

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 6 months ago

There is literally no room for procrastination in this 420-sq-ft apartment located in the neighbourhood of Soho, NYC. We think this is a definite design to-do.

Graham Hill
Hotel + Travel

Winter on our Sky Yard Patio

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 7 months ago

Craving an urban winter escape? We've transformed our Sky Yard patio into your very own Moonrise Kingdom. Meet us on our rooftop to stay warm by cozying up in our colourful tents or sip cocktails by the fire pit on a snowy night. There's nothing more Canadian than embracing old man winter on our newly redesigned climate defiant patio.

Drake Sky Yard