Keep Co. Ceramics in Kensington!

April 16, 2016Home Decor

We’re very excited to now have Keep Co. in our Kensington shop.

Shayna Stevenson & Jen Collins are the master ceramicists behind Keep Co., and might we say their collaboration has resulted in some truly stunning handmade, hand painted ceramic pieces.

We’ve got a few different styles of hanging planters and jewelry dishes in the shop, swing by and pick up your fav!

Keep Co. is currently only stocked at our Kensington location in limited quantities – if you like something, act fast!

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DIY! Paracord & Knotting Projects!

March 5, 2016Home Decor

We’ve got a new book in both Kensington & Parkdale serving as great motivation to pick up a new hobby!

This DIY book called “Made in Paracord” is an awesome tool with lots of great project ideas inside. We tried our hand at some paracord knotting and were able to make a couple of necklaces!

You will be amazed by the variety of different DIY pieces that can be made with paracord.

Try your hand at some knotting projects with this informative book!

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NEW CANDLE SCENTS ~ from Ellingwood Soap Co.!

March 3, 2016Home Decor

We’ve got some new scents in the Kensington shop from Ellingwood Soap Co. and boy are they ever aromatic goodness.

Ellingwood Soap Co. make it their mission to create quality, hand crafted, soy vegan candles. We love that about their products, and it definitely shows in their innately awesome quality.

All scents pictured are available for purchase in Kensington & retail for $25 each.

Come on by and give ’em a big ‘ol SNIFF!

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Carriage 44 – A Fresh Start in 2016!

January 10, 2016Home Decor, Other Things Handmade

It’s been awhile since we’ve talked Carriage 44! These gorgeous soaps are guaranteed to help you achieve a clean slate this new year!

Here at Kid Icarus we carry a wide selection of these lovely all natural handmade soaps.

Scents such as, lavender, lemongrass, peppermint, rose, oatmeal, mud, urban garden, and the ever musky “no.1” are all available at our Kensington location.

Get that fresh start feeling you’ve been hankering for since 2016 began.

You’re going to love these luxurious Canadian-made soaps!


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Holiday Gift Guide #7 – Ceramics!

December 19, 2015Home Decor, Other Things Handmade

Can’t go wrong this holiday season with the gift of some handmade, local ceramics!

We’ve got an incredibly wide selection of beautiful & unique ceramic items here at Kid Icarus.

Shop local this holiday season!

All items pictured are available at our Kensington location. Select items are available at our Parkdale Outpost. Please call ahead for something specific!


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Holiday Gift Guide #5 – Jewelry & Candles!

December 17, 2015Holiday Season, Home Decor, Jewelry, Uncategorized

Set the mood this year with your holiday gifts! Hoping to hint at some romance? Or just looking to surprise a special someone?

You can’t go wrong with any of these gorgeous soy candles and our wide selection of local jewelry makers!

Both Ellingwood Soap Co. & Carriage 44 candles are available at our Kensington & Parkdale locations.

All jewelry pictured is available at our Kensington location. Select pieces available at our Parkdale Outpost. Please call ahead if you are looking for something specific.


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Holiday Gift Guide #3 – Black Pine Bonsai!

December 13, 2015Do it yourself (DIY), Home Decor, Other Things Handmade, Uncategorized

Looking for a super cute, super seasonal “grow your own” kit? Look no further!

This adorable black pine bonsai kit has everything you need to grow a little pine tree, perfect for this time of year.

Pull a Charlie Brown Christmas and hang a big ol red ornament on it, or let it live on your desk at the office! Either way, this little guy will surely spruce up your space (pun totally intended).

These bonsai kits are sold packaged up inside beautiful Japanese ceramic pots.

Available at our Kensington location!


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Black Pine Bonsai ~ $22 ~

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Isometric Risograph Calendars!

November 21, 2015Home Decor, Organization, Planners, Storefront

Looking for a colourful way to plan your new year? Trying to shop local this holiday season?

Look no further!

These awesome 2016 Risograph printed calendars from Toronto based company Paper Pusher are a perfect way to add vibrancy to your space and make your scheduling dynamic.

Available for purchase in both our Kensington & Parkdale locations!


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~ $24 each ~

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