Valentines Gift Guide ~ SAPPY

February 13, 2017Storefront

We put together a collection of thoughtful, carefully crafted gifts for you to pass along to someone you love (maybe that someone is you). Treat yourself! This v-day be sure to support local makers by shopping handmade and local. Give a sustainable gift that supports small business! All artists featured are linked below. All products pictured are available for purchase at our Kensington shop.

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Ceramic Poppy Studs by Julie Moon ~ $40

Ceramic Hanging Cat Planter by Keep Co. ~ $70

Love You – I Really Mean It Valentine’s Card by Egg Press ~ $6.50

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You’re Magnetic Card by Rifle Paper Co. ~ $7

Small Pink Ceramic Dish by Ness Lee ~ $30

Handmade Donut Plush by Jordynn Mackenzie ~ $15

Nope Enamel Pin by Stephanie Cheng ~ $12

Kissing Booth Enamel Pin by Rosehound Apparel ~ $8

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Applesolutely Unconditional Print by Gregory Alan Elliot ~ $35

Emotional Baggage Tote by Stay Home Club ~ $26

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Thunder in Our Hearts Tote by Fieldguided ~ $25

Flourescent Pink Le Pen ~ $3

Pink Pilot Ultra Fine Ball Point ~ $5

Valentine’s Gift Guide ~ SPICY

February 8, 2017Storefront

We’ve gathered up some saucy gift ideas for your Valentine that all fall below the $30 mark. All items featured are made by local vendors and are mostly handmade! Support small business when seeking out a sweet treat for your Valentine.

Prices are listed below (tax not included) – all items pictured are available for purchase at our Kensington shop!

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Saucy Mini Siracha Pillow by Jordynn Mackenzie ~ $15 ea.

Hand-Printed Chips Pouch by Christine te Bogt ~ $30 ea.

Bad Apple Lapel Pin by Weekender Supply ~ $12 ea.

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82% Sure Valentine’s Card by Power & Light Press ~ $6.25 ea.

Flame Emoji Mug by Rosehound Apparel ~ $18 ea.

Fries Before Guys Enamel Pin by Stephanie Cheng ~ $12 ea.

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Crazy For You Valentine’s Card by Kid Icarus ~ $5 ea.

Small Knitted Cactus by Shannon Gerard ~ $15 ea.

Red & Burgundy Le Pens ~ $3 ea.

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Fabric Coaster Set by Knotted Nest ~ $14 ea.

Love Hearts Enamel Pin Set by Explorer’s Press ~ $12

You Suck Shrinky Dink Pin by Ness Lee ~ $8

Happy Valentine’s Cutie!

February 14, 2016Greeting Cards

Happy Valentine’s Day to one and all!

For our last minute friends, we’ve got lots of super sweet lovey dovey cards left in both our Kensington & Parkdale shops. You’ve still got time and we are here to help!

Wishing everyone a WARM & cozy Sunday – hopefully filled with sweet treats & best buds!

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Valentine’s Gift Ideas… PRINTS!

February 8, 2016Art Prints

We’ve got some super cute V-day vibe prints in our Kensington & Parkdale shops!

If you’re still on the hunt for a special gift but don’t want to be too mushy, some of our lovey-dovey prints are a little on the gnarly side. Pick up something special to keep on the wall as a reminder of an awesome Valentines!

The prints pictured range on average between $25-$40. If you are looking for a specific print at our Parkdale location please call ahead!

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Treat Yo’ Self! Rings & Things

January 15, 2016Jewelry, Other Things Handmade, Storefront

Have you started your hunt for the perfect Valentine’s gift? We wanted to give you a little early inspiration.

At Kid Icarus we work hard to select special jewelry often handmade by local (Canadian) makers!

Looking for a little mid-month pick me up? TREAT YOURSELF to some sparkly new hand-candy!

All of the gorgeous rings pictured are available for purchase at our Kensington location.

If you are headed to our Parkdale Outpost looking for a specific piece – please call ahead!


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Go that extra mile this Valentines.

February 8, 2015Other Things Handmade, Stationery, Storefront

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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!

 

Cool stuff for your loved one

February 1, 2015Storefront

February 14th is quickly approaching! Looking for gift ideas for Valentine’s Day? We’ve got lots of gifts and cards at a variety of price points for your loved one.

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Steve Manale Date Series, Double Date (12″x16″) – $30, Dinner Date (11″x14″) – $30, Blind Date (11’x14″) – $30, Hot Date (11″x14″) -$30

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Crochet Cactus made by Shannon Gerard – $34, Ball Jar 500ml – $3, Red & burgundy Le Pens – $2.50 each, Pink & red Pilot G-Tec ultra fine pens – $5 each, 2″ red dots washi tape – $15, Washi tape 3 pack in pink – $15, Marimekko notebook collection (3 notebooks included) – $20, Millimeter Milligram Class Notes in red – $8

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Ceramic heart pin made by Julie Moon – $50, Moonlight for Violet earrings – $20 each pair, Porcelain ring holder (top right) hand made by Grace Eunmi Lee – $70

Getting a gift? We have kraft jewellery boxes wrapped with your choice of ribbon. – $1.50

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Greenwich enamel heart pin – $13 each, Kid Icarus buttons – $2 each

All items featured in this post are available at our Kensington Location @ 205 Augusta Ave.