National Handwriting Day!

January 23, 2018Stationery

Happy National Handwriting Day!
Unplug and get reintroduced to the power of handwriting.

Stop by and pick up some Kid Icarus stationary to put ink to paper!

Kid Icarus Stationary Packs + Envelopes – $16 each, Le pen – $3 each

Letterpressed Card Sets – Stay in Touch in 2016!

January 12, 2016Greeting Cards, Letterpress, Organization, Paper, Stationery

This year, lets resolve to keep in touch.

Important people in your life will feel very loved receiving any of these letter-pressed cards by EggPress, Darling Clementine, & Masako Kubo.

Each pictured card set comes with individual cards & envelopes that are blank inside, ready for your personalized messages!

Looking for a special way to say thanks for all your holiday well wishes? Look no further!

If you are in need of some fancy utensils to get going, check out our Delfonics pen & pencil selection!

All products pictured are available for purchase at our Kensington location, select items available at our Parkdale Outpost.


EggPress set of 6 – $20

Darling Clementine set of 10 – $25

Masako Kubo set of 10 – $25

Delfonics pencils & pens – $14 each



Mark’s Planners

September 12, 2015Organization, Planners, Stationery

We’ve got some Mark’s planners and schedule stickers, from Japan, in store. Five different 2016 day planners and two sets of stickers to choose from. If 2015 wasn’t the most organized of years for you, perhaps 2016 will be.

Mark's-planners10 P1080055

Schedule stickers, $ , available at our Kensington location.




These stickers just might help you never forget a birthday again. Maybe.

Mark's-planners2POCHE planner, in bright red or navy blue, $25 each. Available at both our Kensington and Parkdale locations.Mark's-planners9

Mark's-planners4 Adorable You planner, $Mark's-planners3Floral or mint planner, $14 each, available at both our Kensington and Parkdale locations. Mark's-planners6



Father’s Day Reminder!

June 19, 2015Art Prints for Sale, Do it yourself (DIY), Magazines & Books, Notebooks & Journals, Other Things Handmade, Stationery, Storefront

Father’s Day falls on Sunday June 21st this year – don’t forget! Not to worry, we still have some Father’s Day cards if you did forget. If you need any last minute gift ideas for dear old Dad check out some of the stuff below.

Knotted Nest bifold wallet, $30 each
These handmade wallets come in a cute box made from old maps! Knotted Nest “upcycles” vintage fabric and hand makes their products right here in Canada.
City and Colour in St. Catharines poster, $35.
Screen printed at our studio in Kensington Market.

Woodworking in a Weekend, $30 . Man Crafts, $17.
If your Dad has run out of things to fix, renovate, and restore, check out these two books full of hands-on projects.

“Devo” screen printed poster, $60.

Grids & Guides hardcover notebook, $22. Grids & Guides set of 3 notepads, $20. Needlepoint Horizon 0.7mm pens, $13 each.
“Ty Segall” screen printed poster by Steve Manale, $22.
Maybe he will enjoy this colourful comic strip style gig poster for Ty Segall designed by Canadian artist Steve Manale.

P1070789Alphabet Stencil Book, $25 . Low Tech Print, $37 . Drawing Type, $44 .
We have lots of books for the Dads who love to design and create.

Happy Father’s Day everyone!

Get Organized!

February 23, 2015Notebooks & Journals, Stationery

Attention all planners, journalers and list-makers! Get organized this New Year with our great selection of notebooks, pads, agendas, and more!

Botanicals Notebook, Dandelion Fields, Loteria Notebook – $16.00 each, Le Pens – $2.50 


Farmer’s Market, Citrus Floral Shopping Pads – $11.00, Yellow Lined Paper, Do Or Die Notepads – $10.00 each, Do Your Chores Notepad – $10.00


Blackstock’s Collections Notepads – $20.00

Work in Progress Journal – $22.00, Notes That Stick, $20.00, Le Pens – $2.50


Draw Your Own Tomorrow Journal – $32.00

Go that extra mile this Valentines.

February 8, 2015Other Things Handmade, Stationery, Storefront


This Valentine’s day Kid Icarus has got you covered.

On Friday 13th and Saturday 14th, our Kensington Market location will transform into your one-stop-shop for the perfect Valentine’s package.

We’ll have local Calligraphist Kevin King here to personalise your Valentines day card with a hand lettered,  heartfelt message. We’ve got a great selection of hand printed cards, perfect for any valentine.

If that’s not enough Crown Flora are providing us with some beautiful flower bouquets, we’ll only have a limited quantity so make sure you get here early to avoid disappointment!


Mr. Hallorann. What is in Room 237?

July 30, 2014Stationery, Storefront

You may not actually be able to stay in Room 237 (if you would dare to) but we can let you pretend you at least have the key to it!

These super cool key tags from Greenwhich Letterpress celebrate our favourite celluloid hotels, The Shining’s ‘Overlook Hotel’, Twin Peak’s ‘Great Northern’ and 90210’s ‘Peach Pit’

At $7 they make great gifts or why not just celebrate your fandom and treat yo’self!


Hot Off The Press! Mother’s Day Cards

May 1, 2014Stationery, Storefront

We have two new additions to the Tattoo Mother’s Day card series.  Screen printed by hand on 100% cotton paper.
Don’t forget about Mom – Mother’s day falls on May 11 this year.

Kid Icarus Screenprinted Mother’s Day Cards $5 each.