If you look up Alice on Facebook, she will casually tell you she designs cards using old photos, books and other bits of ephemera. But if you’ve read her hilarious cards you’ll know that there isn’t anything effortless about her creations. She takes bits of newspaper, cut outs from vintage Eaton catalogs and old family photos […]
You already know how much we like having parties. And it is no secret that I find entertaining kids the easiest kind of party to plan. Meri Meri makes it so easy to throw together a pretty table. We are partial to their Toot Sweet line…a rainbow of polka dots speckle baking cups, mini toothpick […]
Valentine’s Day is coming up and we’re feeling all warm and fuzzy . That means we want you to know how much we LOVE you! All you have to do is share this post and answer one question. When was your first kiss?? You really just need to post your age..but we do love details! […]
I just love this sentence from urbanfete : “In a sea of invitation sameness and electronic substitutions, we strive to be a cheery beacon of creativity that will leave you feeling happier than you did before visiting us!” It’s exactly this kind of cheer that adds so much to our inventory at The Village Quire. Owner and […]
The Village Quire has long been known for it’s stunning collection of blank cards. While not everybody can readily buy an actual print, most of us can easily bring home a few cards to be framed, adding a little beauty to an otherwise quiet space.
Beautiful Life captures everything poetic and heartfelt in our lives. The moment when our hearts skip a beat and we are caught between loving and letting go, between the decision to stay or run, that moment when we appreciate Beautiful, standing before us. These cards are blank, printed on FSC approved paper and cost $4.95. […]
…there is no denying the gorgeous greeting cards that come from across the pond. Have a look!
We love the pretty patterns that our premium gift bags offer – glitter, sparkles and foil. Grommets that secure the handles and sturdy cardboard to help ensure those delicate breakables make it to the recipient of your carefully chosen gift. These are some of the special things that contribute to a higher price tag. But […]
You might recognize these charming drawings. These cards are designed by the illustrator who brought “Guess How Much I Love You?” to life. Absolutely delightful and the perfect way to send a little merry merry. We will happily pop these in the mail to you – all you need to do is call us with […]
Do you know the Piggy and Gerald books? In our house, we are particularly fond of “I’m Invited to a Party”. If you ever get a chance, you should read it. It’s hysterical. If I ever get invited to a dress up-costume-pool-party, I would count myself very lucky. Considering my love of parties, it makes […]