Where to get your cards, paper and stationery while in Toronto
Despite the fact that our world is becoming increasingly digital, there is still space for paper in the hearts of many scrap-bookers, art lovers and collectors of all things stationery. If you fall in either category and happen to live in Toronto, then you need to know where to get your cards, paper and stationery when you need them.
York University Bookstore
The concern of many a student when it comes to getting any supplies is that they might need to venture far from their York U housing. This is not good news especially for a student who is limited in terms of the commuting options available to them. Fortunately with the York University Bookstore you just need to stop by on your way to class to pick up whatever you need. You are going to get everything you need here, at great student-friendly rates, and the scholar dollar point program helps you earn scholar dollars with every purchase. You can redeem this later during your future purchases.
The Paper Place
This paper shop has been open for over twenty years, and continues to be a favorite among stationery seekers and paper lovers across Toronto. You will get everything you need here, including whimsical gifts to gift your stationery-loving friends and family with.
Essence du Papier
Even though the presence of this shop is shrinking in Toronto, there is still plenty on offer and the appeal is strong on this one. There is paper, cards and even embossing and printing services on offer at this small lovely store. You can choose paper, design a card and create all in one store.
The Papery has two locations-one in Yorkville and the other in Yonge & St. Clair, where you can browse through a range of cards, stationery, gift wrap, journals, albums, organizers and even scrapbooks. A great point to note is that the Papery stocks plantable paper that comes adorned with seeds. It does not get more eco-friendlier than that. You can get your paper supplies and transform your York University residence with some greenery all courtesy of the Papery.
Not only is this store filled with all the ink and pens you could ever need, there is also plenty of paper to go with it. If you are about to get started on your calligraphy venture this is definitely your first and best stop. The store is located in Dundas West.
This store that is located in Leaside caters to those who prefer luxurious and whimsical stationery and cards. Beat the blues of having to rent apartment near York U by having a place to stop by to binge shop on paper whenever you feel like it.
Hanji Handmade Paper and Gifts
This mom-and-pop shop contains gorgeous paper in ornate designs as well as numerous greeting cards, bookmaking materials and even ribbons for decorations. There is no end to the sort of amazement you will feel surrounded by so many beautiful things that you can transform into even lovelier gifts and knickknacks for your apartment.