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April 23, 2013

Take Home: How to Boil an Egg

Take Home: Hudson’s Bay Beach Towels

Take Home: Hudson’s Bay Beach Towels

Take Home: Harry Allen Piggy Bank

Take Home: Tinware Colander 

Take Home: Tinware Measuring Spoons
HOME IS WHERE ________
What’s your favourite thing to do at home? Try new recipes? Host sleepover parties? Sip wine in the bath? Watch scary movies with your lover? Whatever your favourite activity is, we have something to make your indoor experience even better. From towels to cookbooks, piggy banks to candles our spring home collection will have you thinking home is where Drake General Store goodies live. 

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Take Home: How to Boil an Egg

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Take Home: Hudson’s Bay Beach Towels

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Take Home: Hudson’s Bay Beach Towels

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Take Home: Harry Allen Piggy Bank

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Take Home: Tinware Colander 

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Take Home: Tinware Measuring Spoons

HOME IS WHERE ________

What’s your favourite thing to do at home? Try new recipes? Host sleepover parties? Sip wine in the bath? Watch scary movies with your lover? Whatever your favourite activity is, we have something to make your indoor experience even better. From towels to cookbooks, piggy banks to candles our spring home collection will have you thinking home is where Drake General Store goodies live. 

February 20, 2013








Beautiful House in São Paulo
Designed byBrazilian firm Terra e Tuma Arquitetos, we fell head-over-heels for this beautiful minimal space. Feeling house jealousy yet?
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Beautiful House in São Paulo

Designed byBrazilian firm Terra e Tuma Arquitetos, we fell head-over-heels for this beautiful minimal space. Feeling house jealousy yet?

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January 10, 2013



DIY Thursdays: Wooden Work Table
Print a table? You bet! Enjoy this awesome DIY project- it makes the perfect addition to your work space or home office. Full instructions, here.
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DIY Thursdays: Wooden Work Table

Print a table? You bet! Enjoy this awesome DIY project- it makes the perfect addition to your work space or home office. Full instructions, here.

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May 7, 2012


Design Mondays: Julia’s Beautiful Toronto Home
The Drake General Store manager, Julia, has a charming family home in Mount Dennis. After working tirelessly to restore its natural character and filling the space with a mix of antiques + new pieces, we think her home is more than perfect!
Check out Julia’s DIY blog: HERE
(Photos via: Apartment Therapy + Julia did it Herself)

Design Mondays: Julia’s Beautiful Toronto Home

The Drake General Store manager, Julia, has a charming family home in Mount Dennis. After working tirelessly to restore its natural character and filling the space with a mix of antiques + new pieces, we think her home is more than perfect!

Check out Julia’s DIY blog: HERE

(Photos via: Apartment Therapy + Julia did it Herself)

April 2, 2012





Design Mondays: Vibrant + Fun Tiles
Whoever said tiles had to be plain was seriously mistaken! Just looking at these works of art make our feet smile at the thought of walking on them. Crafted by Popham Design, these tiles make us long for a home in Morocco to call our own. Until then, someone pass the hummus.
(Photos via: Design*Sponge)
 

Design Mondays: Vibrant + Fun Tiles

Whoever said tiles had to be plain was seriously mistaken! Just looking at these works of art make our feet smile at the thought of walking on them. Crafted by Popham Design, these tiles make us long for a home in Morocco to call our own. Until then, someone pass the hummus.

(Photos via: Design*Sponge)

 

March 5, 2012




Interior Design Mondays: Green Thumbs In Your Home
If you’re anything like us, then you’re counting down the days (read: minutes) until spring. Even if you fancy yourself more of a plant appreciator than caretaker, we assure you these simple ideas to bring green into your home are as easy as pine. Check them out in detail HERE.
For plants that you can’t kill, check out our locally-made crochet cacti! 
(Photos via: Apartment Therapy)

Interior Design Mondays: Green Thumbs In Your Home

If you’re anything like us, then you’re counting down the days (read: minutes) until spring. Even if you fancy yourself more of a plant appreciator than caretaker, we assure you these simple ideas to bring green into your home are as easy as pine. Check them out in detail HERE.

For plants that you can’t kill, check out our locally-made crochet cacti!

(Photos via: Apartment Therapy)

February 20, 2012



A Bathroom Before + After!
Is there anything more satisfying than a successful DIY project? We’re loving this bathroom make over project; the nautical blues and preserved butterflies are igniting our design imagination. Full report here.
(Photos via Design*Sponge)

A Bathroom Before + After!

Is there anything more satisfying than a successful DIY project? We’re loving this bathroom make over project; the nautical blues and preserved butterflies are igniting our design imagination. Full report here.

(Photos via Design*Sponge)

November 11, 2011







Jenna Lyons’ home in Brooklyn is on the market! It comes as no surprise that the creative director at J Crew has impeccable home decor sense. Her townhouse has been featured in several of our favourite design books and blogs; we hope that the new owners can fit into her very decor shoes.

Jenna Lyons’ home in Brooklyn is on the market! It comes as no surprise that the creative director at J Crew has impeccable home decor sense. Her townhouse has been featured in several of our favourite design books and blogs; we hope that the new owners can fit into her very decor shoes.

September 5, 2011



We Heart Design*Sponge
This is the stuff our coffee table book dreams are made of! Curated by Grace Bonney, Design*Sponge is one of our favourite design blogs and has finally released its first-ever book! The book comes complete with an introduction by Jonathan Adler + its cherry on top is the DIY basic guide.
Available HERE + all three Drake General Stores

We Heart Design*Sponge

This is the stuff our coffee table book dreams are made of! Curated by Grace Bonney, Design*Sponge is one of our favourite design blogs and has finally released its first-ever book! The book comes complete with an introduction by Jonathan Adler + its cherry on top is the DIY basic guide.

Available HERE + all three Drake General Stores