Tag Archives: Kensington

The House of Boe

  I saw this and immediately thought that it looked like the Face of Boe on Dr Who. Then I went across the street and shopped for vintage party dresses…

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Gargoyles

  Architects often used gargoyles on buildings to divide the flow of rainwater off the roof to minimize the potential damage from a rainstorm. A trough is cut in the back of the gargoyle and rainwater typically exits through the … Continue reading

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Da What Code?

Awesome… All images © 2013 carlykb.com

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Special what?

  I’m glad that I saw these as I’d likely have been disappointed by the average, run of the mill, everyday heads. Image by Katherine © 2013 CKB

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A bit of Toronto

I’d rather let my images speak for themselves than attempt to narrate the hell out of life – that being said, these show a little bit of the vibrant ethnic diversity in Toronto’s Kensington Market. All images © 2012 carlykb.com

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Open to interpretation

I took a close look at this mural that was painted on the side of a building in the Kensington area of Toronto – it’s supposed to be a lovely scene of towering cliffs over the sea, but I see … Continue reading

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The fish market

Kensington Market is one of the places that I frequently visit in Toronto – partly for the tourism aspect of the area, and partly because it’s a nice break from the chaos of China Town along Spadina Avenue. Heading into … Continue reading

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Addictions

A pair of addictions in Toronto’s Kensington area. © 2012 CKB

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King of Kensington

King of Kensington was a Canadian television sitcom which aired on CBC Television from 1975 to 1980. The show starred Al Waxman as Larry King, a convenience store owner in Toronto’s Kensington Market who was known for helping friends and … Continue reading

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Nuts?

Yes – this posting is about nuts and weird stuff in general. Cookie. Diapers. Tinsey and Cleetus. I’m really confused as to what the point of this is, but I have to admit it brought a smile to my face. … Continue reading

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