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Simple Summer Pleasures: Augie's Ice Pops at DGS

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 week, 6 days ago

Next time you visit Drake General Store on Queen West, cool off with a handmade, all-natural Augie's Ice Pop. We love the taste, but we also love a good story, and Janet Dimond's beloved Toronto company is definitely that.

Angie's Ice Pops
People

#DrakeDreams: Josefina Hernandez, Illustrator

Posted by Drake, 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Pulling inspiration from energetic people + spaces around her, Josefina Hernandez is a Drake Dreamer who’s thinking big, with an impressive portfolio that explores collective past and nature. Read on to learn more!

Josefina Hernandez
Drake General Store

X[OH!] Canada Day at Drake General Store

Posted by Drake, 4 weeks ago

Join us this Canada Day as we officially open the doors to the Drake General Store's new flagship location on West Queen West (2 Abell Street) that will have three floors to explore, with a strong emphasis on locally made goods that celebrate cool Canadian design.

DGS Canada Day
People

Meet the Cool Dads of The Drake

Posted by Drake, 1 month, 1 week ago

With Dad’s Day around the corner, we thought it would be a good idea to shout out the cool dads who help make The Drake, well… extra cool.

Dad's Days w/ the Drake
Food + Drink

Fare + Provisions: Sugar, Spice + Everything Whisky

Posted by Drake, 1 month, 3 weeks ago

We dare you to try these wild whisky recipes.

Fare and provisions 1
Art

Spotlight on Artisans + Win Tickets to the One of a Kind Show!

Posted by Drake, 8 months ago

Recently we’ve discovered that we have more than just a few members of the Drake Fam that have talents + hobbies that extend far beyond their roles at the Drake. When not hanging out with their respective Drake family members, they are busy making anything from jewellery to encaustics, to installation pieces + more.

Makers