Thursday, October 6, 2011

Changing to TUMBLR:

Moving things to tumblr, so follow us over here:

Tuesday, October 4, 2011



The thing to use for little snacks--a Japanese marshmallow + lemon
Made by artist AYA OKUDA, a young potter working out of an old kimono factory in Akitsuki in Fukuoka prefecture.  

Available HERE:

Friday, September 30, 2011

We finally joined!

We are now part of the social networking world and have added an IKO IKO page to facebook. 
We'll be sharing a collection of images that are part of our experience, part of our store offerings, as well as the people behind the work.  

Take a look and visit often!

Photo Album, Part 1: TOKYO...the complete album is HERE:

JUJU shape series

one bag

Now in THREE colors! 
one-1, one-2, one-3: blue, yellow and orange
Hand stitched with Japanese thread
Veg leather

Each piece is original and with plenty of character.  
Available HERE:

More from the Elementary Shapes Series (Half Circle, Square, Trapezoid) 
One-off pieces, available in-store.

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Wire Drawing Pins

Wire Drawing Pins

Hammered and oxidized copper and brass, hand-shaped pinback
Each one is original.  
Geography for it:  a sweater, a scarf, the top button of a dress shirt

Thursday, September 22, 2011

The full collection of Welcome to the Jungle, Baby by JESSICA HANS.

A mix of porcelain, stoneware and earthenware with a really varied landscape of glazework.  
Come by and see it if you haven't already.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

in nature shots from Welcome to the Jungle, Baby--a new collection of ceramic work by Jessica Hans at IKO IKO now!

Email: or call:  323.719.1079 for more info.

Natascha Snellman

Natascha Snellman
Leschi (Autograph 2 parts), 2010
Lavender neon, black marble fascia
14 x 14 x 32 in. 
New addition to the white wall.  

Saturday, September 17, 2011


ZIG ZAG clutch

Hand-carved woodblock zig zag print
White on black leather

Large: 11 1/2  x  10 1/2 in.

Medium:  11 1/2  x  7 3/4 in.

Available HERE:

Thursday, September 15, 2011


An amazing wall and table of new work by our favorite Hannah Keefe.Lots of play in proportion and pattern.   We'll be posting individual pieces in-store now during the coming week, but browse a small selection on our online shop:

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

NEW belts

Some new additions to the store and website.  
It's the start of our "Basik" belt collection- an easy accessory to make things feel new.

Monday, September 12, 2011

Living in CALIFORNIA is...

 Driving home behind this one evening.  Custom painted spare tire cover.

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Thank you's

BIG thanks to everyone who came to the opening!  Great to see so many of our favorite faces.


BIG thanks to BOXED WATER IS BETTER for providing some delicious and perfectly (and sustainably) packaged nature's soda.  If you don't know about them, learn more:

Thursday, September 8, 2011

From Morocco!

Boucherouite (rag rug)
from Morocco

Free form rag rug hand-woven by Berber women from the Boujad region of Morocco using remnant fabrics and scraps. Each one is unique and range from 20-25 years old.

Come see!

Tuesday, September 6, 2011



Welcome to the Jungle, Baby:
new ceramics by JESSICA HANS


an assortment of new work 
by some of our longstanding favorites 
and new ones, too

SAT., september 10, 7-9 pm

931 n. fairfax ave. 
west hollywood, ca 90046

*image courtesy of Jessica Hans

Friday, August 26, 2011

Portable triangles

Portable Triangle Bookcase

Douglas fir plywood + painted ends

Fill them up and move them around!

In-store NOW!

Thursday, August 25, 2011


We appreciate when the word is spread on our move.

Thank you B.H. !

Monday, August 15, 2011


Work by

Introducing a small grouping of work by Brooklyn artist Meghan Petras, an artist we've been admiring for some time now.

A pair of paintings and a pair of stoneware plate sculptures, each with a soft cadence of markings, stains and punctuating repetition. 

Above are details from two paintings:
"Untitled" (orange squiggles), 29 x 20 in.
"Untitled" (green camo) 20 x 20 in.

Ceramic plates:
Spaghetti, 8 1/4" x 8 1/4 in.
Half Moon, 9 x 9 1/2 in.

Email or call 323.719.1079 for more information.

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Forgot to share our new window facade should you be driving by and looking for us.
Bonus: new logo designed by graphic designer STUART SMITH. 


Leaning furniture

Ladder #1

Rest it along a wall, hang a hat on it, drape your scarf on it.  



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IKO IKO 931 N. Fairfax Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90046 Tues-Sat 12-7, Sun 12-5