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Enviro-friendly options at The Village Quire!

If you are a fan of Nu Grocery up the road in Wellington West, then we have something in common. I can’t honestly say that The Village Quire is going completely waste-free, but stores like Nu and terra20 are definitely inspiring us to try a little more. With that in mind, we have begun packaging…

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Keeping a Gratitude Journal

Keeping A Gratitude Journal, cover

The practice of keeping a gratitude journal is not new. Keeping a list of all the things we are thankful for can help reduce stress and contribute to an overall sense of calm. In fact, for me, recognizing what I do have and keeping a grateful heart actually propels me into action. When I am…

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Spring Will Come

Shop The Village Quire for all your Spring Calendars

Spring. It feels a bit elusive this week, don’t you think? The shops are filling up with bright colours and cute clothes begging for warmer temperatures. I even read that “spring is just around the corner”. I beg to differ. If you ask me, the calendar offers up an empty promise. Spring may very well…

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Shopping for Valentine’s Day in Westboro Village

Upcycled, Canadian-made Mittens $40

Are you looking for a handmade gift for your two sweethearts?  Come to The Village Quire in Westboro! It really doesn’t get any cuter than matching mittens. Made from upcycled sweaters, these mittens have been hit all winter. And now we have tiny, matching mittens for your littlest sweetheart. Valentine’s Day in our house is…

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Now Carrying Queenie Cards

Queenie Card, stocked at The Village Quire

We’re pleased to announce that The Village Quire is Now stocking, Queenie Cards. Made in Canada! Do you have a witty kid on your list this month? Someone who loves ketchup on everything? You’re Awesomesauce is perfect! Take a look at just a few of the cards we carry from Queenie Cards.  

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Rosie Made A Thing! A new, funny card line at The Village Quire

By all accounts, when you are window shopping in Westboro Village, you are stopping and laughing at the cards that are on display in our window. Rosie Made A Thing ($6, Blank Inside) make you laugh out loud and then you come in saying, “there’s this card in your window…” The illustrations are a little…

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Shop Party Supplies at The Village Quire

Are you planning a party this holiday season? Why not set the tone with a pretty paper invitation. We have loads of choice. From classy and elegant to quirky and cute, stop by our little store in Westboro for some of the best choice for party supplies. Have you been spending the past few weeks…

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Saturday October 27 find yourself in Westboro Village!

Saturday October 27 find yourself in Westboro Village! My kids and I are big fans of Wickedly Westboro! It’s the annual Halloween event happening along Richmond Road. You’ll find jack-o-lanterns lining the sidewalks and businesses handing out goodies to trick-or-treaters. Kids can pick up their official Westboro Village trick-or-treat backpack at Winston Square and play…

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Gift Wrapping in Westboro Village

Did you know we offer gift wrapping?  And did you know it is complimentary? All you need to do is choose the wrap and ribbons and we’ll do the rest. The Village Quire has all kinds of wrapping paper and gift bags – when stocking this store, we put an emphasis on green wrap. FSC…

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September Events

Come see what events we have in-store this September at The Village Quire!   See Events

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