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February 3, 2014
Not in the mood this year to splurge on those marked up dozen red roses that will wilt by February 16th or that big box of chocolates with only a few good flavours (strawberry cream, puh-lease)? 
We don’t think your significant other will be into them either. Luckily for both of you, we have an abyss of perfect Valentine’s Day gifts at the Drake General Store to treat your sweetie to.
With hand-crafted jewellery to adorn them with, heavenly sea salt chocolate to share + analog cameras to capture your moments together, we have something for everyone to make your lover’s heart go pitter-patter this February 14th.
Be Ours + Shop for Valentine’s Day here.

Not in the mood this year to splurge on those marked up dozen red roses that will wilt by February 16th or that big box of chocolates with only a few good flavours (strawberry cream, puh-lease)?

We don’t think your significant other will be into them either. Luckily for both of you, we have an abyss of perfect Valentine’s Day gifts at the Drake General Store to treat your sweetie to.

With hand-crafted jewellery to adorn them with, heavenly sea salt chocolate to share + analog cameras to capture your moments together, we have something for everyone to make your lover’s heart go pitter-patter this February 14th.

Be Ours + Shop for Valentine’s Day here.

October 28, 2013
Our Etsy popup runs for one more week!
Be sure to check out Meagen Higgenbottom aka Paperchat’s series of posters at our West Queen West and Yonge + Eglinton shops!

Our Etsy popup runs for one more week!

Be sure to check out Meagen Higgenbottom aka Paperchat’s series of posters at our West Queen West and Yonge + Eglinton shops!

October 21, 2013
Stop into our Yonge + Eglinton & West Queen West shop this week to shop The Made And Found’s wonderful collection in our Etsy popup. 

Stop into our Yonge + Eglinton & West Queen West shop this week to shop The Made And Found’s wonderful collection in our Etsy popup. 

October 7, 2013
We are all huge fans of Etsy. Like our own shop, it’s the perfect place to find handmade goods, vintage items & unique curiosities.

 We’re happy to announce that we’ve partnered with Etsy to bring you a selection of handmade goods from our favourite local sellers.

 Join us from October 17th to November 3rd at our West Queen West + Yonge & Eglinton stores to shop and take part in Do-It-Yourself workshops with our Etsy sellers.

Stay tuned to our blog over the next few weeks to learn more about the Etsy sellers & in-store D-I-Y events. 

We are all huge fans of Etsy. Like our own shop, it’s the perfect place to find handmade goods, vintage items & unique curiosities.

 We’re happy to announce that we’ve partnered with Etsy to bring you a selection of handmade goods from our favourite local sellers.

 Join us from October 17th to November 3rd at our West Queen West + Yonge & Eglinton stores to shop and take part in Do-It-Yourself workshops with our Etsy sellers.

Stay tuned to our blog over the next few weeks to learn more about the Etsy sellers & in-store D-I-Y events. 

November 9, 2012









Our New + Improved West Queen West Store
We’re so excited to reveal our revamped West Queen West Drake General Store! Come by + say hi at 1144 Queen Street West.
X[OH!]Drake General Store

Our New + Improved West Queen West Store

We’re so excited to reveal our revamped West Queen West Drake General Store! Come by + say hi at 1144 Queen Street West.

X[OH!]
Drake General Store

November 5, 2012

Peek in our West Queen West Store
We’ve been working hard to revamp our Queen Street Location! Enjoy the mini preview of some of our new fixtures before our new store opens on November 8th.

Peek in our West Queen West Store

We’ve been working hard to revamp our Queen Street Location! Enjoy the mini preview of some of our new fixtures before our new store opens on November 8th.

October 10, 2012
We’ll BRB! The Queen Street West Drake General Store’s Revamp
We’re excited to announce that our Queen Street West store will be closed for renovations until early November. Pop by our Hot Hunt store + other locations to satisfy all your curiosity cravings. Our new + improved store is coming just in time for the holidays.

We’ll BRB! The Queen Street West Drake General Store’s Revamp

We’re excited to announce that our Queen Street West store will be closed for renovations until early November. Pop by our Hot Hunt store + other locations to satisfy all your curiosity cravings. Our new + improved store is coming just in time for the holidays.

June 11, 2012







Street View: It’s What’s On the Outside that Counts
Thanks to our eagle-eye neighbour, Folklore Blog, for these awesome photos of our Queen Street West location.

Street View: It’s What’s On the Outside that Counts

Thanks to our eagle-eye neighbour, Folklore Blog, for these awesome photos of our Queen Street West location.