Jeff Stober, the CEO of Drake Properties, successfully launched the Drake Hotel in 2004, and later expanded the brand to create Drake General Store in 2008. While the store was once nestled next door to the hotel, it now spans over three-storeys in a beautiful building across the street.
Drake General Store is described as a traditional hotel gift shop, a classic general store, a flea market stand, and a museum shop all rolled into one.
Here you're sure to find an eclectic mix of products that are as unique as the Queen West community the store is a part of.
Drake General Store Toronto sells a wide range of trendy clothing and accessories for men, women, and children. Likewise, the store's collection of contemporary home decor, kitchen, barware, beauty, and wellness products is also very impressive!
This store has also become widely popular as a one-stop-shop for gifting, no matter the occasion. Due to the curated assortment of high-quality and unique items, the store appeals to the tastes of its shoppers.
Some notable brands sold here include Malin+Goetz, Levi's, Champion, Rains, and Areaware— the list goes on and on! The mix of well-known labels from all over the world is truly amazing.
Furthermore, the store is well known for its private-label brands, that offer Canadiana elements, with a modern twist. There are three in-house collections; Drake General Store, Arborist, and Shared.
Additionally, Drake General Store often feature the work of local artists and designers in their assortment, as supporters of the community.
Along with the Queen West flagship, Drake General Store has a second location in Hudson's Bay at the Toronto Eaton Centre. In addition, its online store has an abundance of products to fulfill your shopping needs.
Overall, Drake General Store has become a recognizable Canadian brand on its own. So, don't hesitate to explore this loved Toronto store at every opportunity!
Drake General Store — Queen St. West
1151 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M6J 1J4, Canada