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From Engagement to Wedding to Anniversary, New Baby, Sympathy and Birthday Cards. We've got cards for everyone on your list.

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312 Richmond Rd, Ottawa

 Parking out front


We are open for Monday - Friday 10am-6pm. Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm

We ship across Canada with Canada Post.

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Travel Journals and Planning A Summer Getaway!

If you’re getting organized for a trip this summer, don’t forget your Travel Journal! We have a little something for the whole family! This travel journal is perfect for kids. It has a hardcover which is ideal for kids laying in bed at the end of the day or relaxing first thing while you catch…

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Puffy Stickers, Scratch n Sniff and Vinyl Stickers!

If you’re reading this then you must be a sticker fanatic, too. I am betting we could get together and have deep down about the sticker books we kept as kids, the stickers we always wanted but never got, our favourite puffy stickers and, of course, the scratch ‘n sniff stickers we couldn’t get enough…

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Father’s Day Cards for Dads and Grandfathers

Father’s Day is June 19 and we have loads of great Father’s Day Cards in stock. You’ll find a few of our favourites online but more choice in our Westboro Village shop. While we have lots of funny Father’s Day cards, let’s have a look at some of the sentimental cards we have for Dad.…

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas from $25-$200

Celebrate the Mom in your life with one of these perfect gift ideas. At The Village Quire, it is pretty easy to find a thoughtful gift and Mother’s Day card. We’ve pulled together a few ideas. In this list, you’ll find gift ideas ranging from $25-$200. Read on for details! Throw Blanket $161.99 I love…

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Mother’s Day & Father’s Day Cards – A Free Offer

It will be another couple of weeks before we have all our classy, sassy, snarky, sentimental and beautiful Mother’s Day & Father’s Day cards ready to browse in the shop and online. But if you would like a Sneak Peak before this happens then read on! All you have to do is shoot me an…

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Set your table for Easter with these great Spring decor ideas!

First, the napkins. I just love the look of Marimekko. Marimekko is a Finnish lifestyle brand known all over the world for its original prints and designs. I tend to use cloth napkins day-to-day but I love a pretty paper napkin for celebrations. Next, we need the dinner candles. These gorgeous, large drop candles have…

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Cards and Gift Ideas for The New Home Owner!

Did a friend or family member recently purchase a new home? Buying a gift for a new homeowner is such a thoughtful and fun thing to do! We always have the best selection of new home cards and bringing along a little something the first time you drop in will definitely bring a smile!  We…

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Looking for The Perfect Gift?

Shopping in Westboro Village and looking for the perfect gift for someone special? We’ve got some great ideas for the traveler in your life! This cute little hip sack is perfect for someone traveling this summer. The pattern is, of course, adorable. The main pouch is suitable for a phone, sunscreen, some snacks and lip…

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Spring is Coming!

Let’s talk about all things SPRING shall we?   We have the CUTEST jelly bags in stock now. These are the perfect thing for baguettes from the local bakery, fruits and vegetables from the Market and, of course, beach necessities. This is blue one is the ultimate retro style! Retro Sun Jelly Basket I adore…

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Valentine’s Day Cards

It is hard to believe that January has nearly come and gone. Christmas feels like a million years ago and we are head first into planning Valentine’s Day and looking forward to all things Spring. If you’ve been into the shop, then you’ve seen our collection of Valentine’s Day Cards – we have everything from…

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