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Valentines Gift Guide ~ SAPPY

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.


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


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


Applesolutely Unconditional Print by Gregory Alan Elliot ~ $35

Emotional Baggage Tote by Stay Home Club ~ $26


Thunder in Our Hearts Tote by Fieldguided ~ $25

Flourescent Pink Le Pen ~ $3

Pink Pilot Ultra Fine Ball Point ~ $5

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Valentines Gift Guide ~ SPARKLY

Some special gems for a special Valentine. All items pictured are available for purchase at our Kensington shop!


Ceramic Mug with Handknit Cozy by PMO Design ~ $18 ea.

Heart of Gold Enamel Pin by Magic Pony ~ $12 ea.

Jardin de Paris Memoir Notebook by Rifle Paper Co. ~ $18 ea.

Gold Plated Druzy Necklace by Rare Specimens ~ $52 ea.

Always & Forever Valentine’s Card by Rifle Paper Co. ~ $6 ea.

Pyrite Studs by Rare Specimens ~ $40 ea.


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Valentine’s Gift Guide ~ SPICY

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!


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.


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.


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.


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

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Happy Valentine’s Cutie!

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!

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

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.


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!


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Cool stuff for your loved one

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.

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

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

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

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.