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Of Matter earrings

New Of Matter earrings are in stock! Modern, simple studs. Choose from silver-plated, brass, or black powder-coated studs – triangles, circles, x or crescent moons. Designed and made in the US, by Pennsylvania’s Beth Coller.

OM-earrings1OM-earrings3Of Matter studs, various styles, $15 each. Available at both our Parkdale and Kensington locations.

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Kid Icarus Art Calendar is back for 2015!

We’re very pleased to announce a Kid Icarus Calendar for 2015! Our first since 2012, the screen printed art calender is hand printed from cover to cover, each month designed by 1 of 12 artists. The calendar is 12″ x 17″ coil bound and a limited edition of 125, pre-order yours here today!


The 2015 contributing artists this year are:

JANUARY – Jay Dart
FEBRUARY- Rosena Fung
MARCH – Sandi Falconer
APRIL – Selena Wong
MAY – Kaley McKean
JUNE – Alec Donovan
JULY – Joren Cull
AUGUST – Emily McGratten
SEPTEMBER – Drew Shannon
OCTOBER – Michelle Galletta
NOVEMBER – Clayton Hanmer
DECEMBER- Eunice Luk

Each artist choose a month and 3 colours for their design, check out some teasers below!


For $65 you could own 12 original hand made works of art AND know what day it is into the bargain! Available to pre-order online or buy in-store from 5th November (stock permitting!)



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August’s Pedestrian Sundays Guests Vendors!

Sunday funday! August’s Pedestrian Sunday takes place this Sunday (31st) here in Kensington Market and we have another all star cast for you as Toronto’s 1% Talent and Hello Morico will be joining us as guest vendors!


1% Talent produce carefully hand crafted super cool items of clothing, look at this charming watermelon tee!

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Hello Morico is an equally super cool and handmade line of clothing, accessories and toys. Check out her mini terrarium necklaces and Future Cat Lady totes! (You can grab a Cat Lady tote in store now for $14)

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July’s Pedestrian Sunday Guest Vendors!

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We are very happy to announce that for July’s Pedestrian Sunday (happening on the 27th) our friends and fellow Toronto locals Crown Flora Studio and Bookhou will be joining us here at Kid Icarus HQ!

From 12:00 – 5:30 Bookhou and Crown Flora will be outside our store selling their beautiful handmade wares so make sure you pop down to say Hi! We ofcourse will be open 11:00 – 6:00.

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We’re in Toronto Life magazine!

If you pick up the ‘Neighbourhoods’ issue of Toronto Life and turn to page 46 you’ll see a lovely feature about us included in their top places to visit in Kensington Market, sandwiched in between our friends ‘Sanagan’s Meat Locker‘ and ‘Fika‘.

Check it out!


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Screw it! Great new earrings from Esther Chabot

Montreal based designer Esther Chabot has a super cool range of earrings celebrating the humble screwdriver.

Available in Phillips, Slotted and unique to Canada – the Robertson! All earrings are hand cast in Stirling Silver from the actual screws, oxidised then polished to make them look like the real thing.

Available now in store!