The beautiful sights and sounds of Spring are officially upon us.
And since the first long weekend of the BBQ season is now here, the smells will definitely be picking up too.
Whether you're hitting up the Cottage or relaxing at home this weekend, The Epicure Shop has some great deli specials to keep you satisfied from morning to night.
Labour of Love
Featured this week: CBC Radio - Canada Products
Show your appreciation for all things Canadian this summer! Pop into Labour Of Love and check out their new inventory.
Happy Victoria Day!
In honour of their visit, we have chosen some items from our shop to remind them of home:
Framed Print of the Vintage London Tube Map
Union Jack Journal
English Teapot Wall Hooks
Set of Floral Thank You Cards as the HRH is an avid Gardener and Environmentalist.
So please excuse the photogs, security and road block on Tuesday afternoon. Just keep calm and carry on while you smile and wave.
If you're stuck in the city for the long-weekend, check out these Kendall & Co. approved activities:
1 ) Events in Cabbagetown and around our City
Cabbagetown Hidden Gardens and Private Spaces Tour. Organized by volunteers of the Cabbagetown Preservation Association, proceeds support local programs. PayPal voucher holders may redeem your tickets at their shop. Promo from now until June 9th, buy your tickets at KENDALL & Co and receive 15% off our regular priced, in-stock items!
Winchester Public School Fundraisers. Their French immersion, Green Thumbs Growing Kids programs and many others educate our kids from Cabbagetown, St.James Town, Corktown, Distillery, Regent Park, Bay St and St Lawrence. Saturday May 26 from 11am-3pm. Come bid for great items from KENDALL & Co and other donors .
Cabbagetown South Kids Art Contest. Calling for submissions from children in Grade 1 to 12. Submit your drawing, painting, poem or photograph expressing what you love about nature. Using found or recycled materials is encouraged. Win a prize from KENDALL & Co and have your art work featured in the 2013 Cabbagetown South Calendar.
Toronto International Circus Festival
The Obama Approved Inside Out LGBT Film Festival
CONTACT Photography Festival explores personal and social power of the medium of photography
Odysseo explores man and horse with choreographed aerobatics and equestrian performances
2) Introducing our RIVERDALE FARM COLLECTION
In cooperation with the Riverdale Farm Advisory Council, KENDALL & Co launches The Riverdale Farm Collection. An assortment of charming home accents and gifts, inspired by our local Farm. Some items are named after the beloved animals that give the farm its character. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this select merchandise will be donated to the Farm. Browse the current series
To learn more about the Riverdale Farm Advisory Council, the Riverdale Farm and get involved in the SAVE THE FARM campaign, visit www.riverdalefarm.ca
3) Fun with Flip Flops
In case you didn't get yours as the last lot quickly sold out, their Repurposed Flip-Flop Doormats are back by popular demand. Excess rubber sandals are cut into colorful bits and refashioned together into a 30" L x 20" W doormat. This eco-smart design is great for indoors and out, home or cottage. So bring out these sandals because summer is coming!
4) Rug Sale
15% OFF regular price on select rugs from our Handmade New Zealand Wool Collection. Limited quantities from 2x3ft to 8x11ft. Shop Now. Check out their sale online. http://kendallandco.ca/fyi/2012/05/10/rug-sale/
KENDALL & Co.
Retail Shop + Design Studio
227 Carlton Street
Mon - Fri 9am to 6pm
Sat 11am to 5pm