Canadian themes and Canadian design team up to create dramatic and eye catching cards. Handmade laser cut styles depict our iconic Parliament Hill while gold foil shines in the Lucky Loonie and True North Strong Free creations.  Happy Canada Day from The Papery!

Celebrate Canada Day in style! We have the crazy glasses, the sparkly bow-tie, the 'Justin would love them' socks and even a rustic flag design on paper napkins that would really rock at the cottage! Then afterwards, record all the fine memories (those you can remember that is!) in your very own 'Sorry' journal. Be sure to send a few postcards while you are at it! Yes, it's Canada Day again and we are ready!!

PLEASE NOTE: The Papery will be closed on Sunday July 1st and open on Monday July 2nd. Happy Canada Day, Ottawa!!

 We are working on restocking our Noodler's Ink and flex pens. If you have a special request feel free to reach out and we will happily add it to our order! Email us at info@papery.ca. Can't wait to have all these gorgeous inks back in stock!   June 28, 2018

We are working on restocking our Noodler's Ink and flex pens. If you have a special request feel free to reach out and we will happily add it to our order! Email us at info@papery.ca. Can't wait to have all these gorgeous inks back in stock!  June 28, 2018

Say hello to a trio of gilt-edged notepads. plus the Pilot Maica fine tip pen is back in stock!  June 20, 2018

Father's Day is June 17 so be sure to check out our selection of cards for Dad before next Sunday!  June 10 2018

The new blue Traveler's Notebook has arrived! This dark and mysterious addition to the TN collection is available in both the Large and the Passport editions. Each leather starter set comes with one blank notebook;  customize your book by choosing from a wide selection of refill notebooks and accessories.  May 16, 2018

Irresistible stickers from Workman: a whole book full of themed reusable, collectible stickers!  And the inside cover becomes a storyboard for your sticker fun! Now, how to choose? We have Puppies and Kittens, Colours and Seasons, Wild Animals, Letters and more... stop in to see the full selection.  May 16, 2018

Tulips in many colours, on napkins and paper plates, on cards, and even a few stemmed blossoms, to brighten all year round. For the gardener on the go, multi-tool pruners and trowel; so you are prepared for anything!  May 14, 2018

 Our summer hats are back! We have ribbon, crochet and woven paper styles to keep the sun (now that it is finally here!) at bay. Some styles are packable, all are incredibly wearable! We also have a few styles for men and children.  May 14, 2018

Our summer hats are back! We have ribbon, crochet and woven paper styles to keep the sun (now that it is finally here!) at bay. Some styles are packable, all are incredibly wearable! We also have a few styles for men and children. May 14, 2018

Ottawa's Tulip Festival is on now! Bring home tulip decor on napkins and planters and beautiful diecut bags. The festival runs until May May 21st.  May 14, 2018

Celebrate all the Moms in your life with cards and gifts from The Papery. Our fresh selections of paper napkins will beautify her table, our cheeky journals will make her smile! Mother's Day is this Sunday May 13th.   May 7, 2018

 Take a note or two, never be without the perfect little pad. Fits into slim pockets, with a matchbook-style close. Mini grid adds flexibility, use up or down or sideways, write tiny or large. Yep, perfect!  April 15, 2018

Take a note or two, never be without the perfect little pad. Fits into slim pockets, with a matchbook-style close. Mini grid adds flexibility, use up or down or sideways, write tiny or large. Yep, perfect! April 15, 2018

Nature at The Papery, from frogs to these gaily bonneted hummingbirds! Look for mugs, paper napkins and serving trays in designs that are perfect for spring.  April 2, 2018

Tableware for Easter: paper plates and napkins, including the adorable die-cut bunny! Party favour bunny boxes are filled with tissue confetti and tattoos, plus you can add in your own treats for an extra-special surprise.  

Easter ideas for activities and accessories at The Papery: bake your own Easter and Spring treats with these shaped cookie cutters; decorate eggs with decals; tuck fluffy chicks into every corner... all while sporting this darling enamel charm bracelet!  

This Friday marks the beginning of Passover, and we have napkins and greeting cards to celebrate the season. Happy Passover!  March 26, 2018

Easter is heading this way! It will be early, Easter Sunday is April 1st so if you are planning to mail a card, better hop to it! Here are a few from our selection, which ranges from felt cut out and die cut paper bunnies to traditional spring scenes.  March 15, 2018

St. Patrick's Day- a splash of emerald green and a sure sign that Spring is on the way! Don't miss the St. Patrick's Day parade on Saturday, March 10, leaving City Hall at 11 a.m. and travelling down Bank Street and straight through The Glebe. Come by The Papery for cards, flags, hats, glasses, bow-ties... in fact, lots to fascinate!  March 4, 2018

Queen for A Day. A regal cat to remind you how noble you are! This crowned feline can be found on both luncheon and beverage napkins and on these beautifully boxed bone china mugs.  February 22, 2018

Your kids will love handing these Valentines out to all their friends! Postcard-style sets, with envelopes, offer four assorted styles in each package. Cute, colourful, and fun!  February 9, 2018 

Celebrate Valentine's Day in so many ways! Cupid's Arrow hair clips, sticker assortments, mini paper heart garlands in Liberty prints, heart-shaped 'pinatas' stuffed with tissue confetti (and two tattoos!) and heart-shaped paper plates and serviettes with gold foil glam... Love and fun abounds! February 2, 2018

Who is your Valentine? We have cards for every heart! Beautiful Papyrus details, cards 'en francaise', contemporary designs (yo' Drake!) and charming furry friends. January 28, 2018

Platinum Preppy Pens! This amazing Japanese brand offers a refillable affordable fountain pen in Extra Fine, Fine and Medium nibs- terrific for exploring the world of ink. Plus a refillable marker pen... how cool is that?  January 19, 2018

Looking for an notebook to take into your snow fort? jotting notes on the ski slope? out walking in the falling snow? Onyx + Green presents their stone paper notebooks in three sizes. The paper is silky smooth and very strong, water resistant and perfect for any damp environment. Choose a fast drying permanent marker like the Sharpie Ultra-fine, or use your trusty pencil!  January 15, 2018

Be ready for anything with assorted card packs by Cheree Berry Paper from Galison. Colourful and fun, these die-cut and fold out cards come in Birthday or general Greeting sets with four designs in each.   January 7, 2018

Usher in the New Year with festive party accessories from The Papery! Welcome 2018!!

 Don't miss our after-Christmas Sale- get 50% off or more on selected Christmas items. Shop early for best selection. Beginning on Wednesday, December 27th at 9:30 a.m.

Don't miss our after-Christmas Sale- get 50% off or more on selected Christmas items. Shop early for best selection. Beginning on Wednesday, December 27th at 9:30 a.m.

 Last minute gift ideas: fanciful mugs, birds sporting fascinators to rival the royals! Boxed and ready to wrap. We are open today until 4 p.m. Merry Christmas from The Papery!!  December 24, 2017

Last minute gift ideas: fanciful mugs, birds sporting fascinators to rival the royals! Boxed and ready to wrap. We are open today until 4 p.m. Merry Christmas from The Papery!! December 24, 2017

Last minute gift ideas: canvas and leather bags with lots of zippered pockets and in a range of sizes, colours and styles. From sling to backpack to knapsack and carryalls, you'll find a style to suit almost anyone! December 24, 2017 

A little bird tweeted the big man is on his way! Here is a close view of glass ornaments adorning the tree in the front window at The Papery: a little red bird; a Santa head with an ornament-adorned hat; and a top-to-toe Santa carrying his sack bursting with colourful presents. Jingle all the way! December 24, 2017

 Winter white inspired renowned paper engineer Robert Sabuda to create these illuminated pop-ups. Shown are the Bakery and the Toy Shop. Reusable and collectible, the buildings come with a battery operated tealight, in a sturdy storage box.  December 20, 2017  

Winter white inspired renowned paper engineer Robert Sabuda to create these illuminated pop-ups. Shown are the Bakery and the Toy Shop. Reusable and collectible, the buildings come with a battery operated tealight, in a sturdy storage box. December 20, 2017 

Winter sports fans will love these! Hockey socks or a set of vintage style hockey magnets (in honour of Saturday's NHL Classic game at TD Place); a rock of a mug for the curling enthusiast, or perhaps some Canadian icon magnets to celebrate our unique attributes! Colourful and fun gift ideas from The Papery. December 15, 2017

Small ornaments make divine package tie-ons. Suspend them from the bow of your gift and add the 'wow' factor to your wrap. For more tips and tricks on wrapping how-to visit Pretty Mesmerizing where Ottawa blogger Isabelle invites us to join her on her recent visit to The Papery! http://prettymesmerizing.com/week-60-get-all-wrapped-up/ 

Delicate paper snowflakes stitched into chains of thread- for crafts, decoration or winter ribbon! We have both white and silver options, each wound onto a wooden spool. December 12, 2017

 Hanukkah at The Papery! Napkins in beverage, luncheon and guest sizes come together with Hanukkah crackers to add some extra fun to your celebration. Crackers snap when pulled apart, releasing their surprise contents including a paper hat, a joke and a novelty gift. These come in a box of eight crackers.  December 5, 2017

Hanukkah at The Papery! Napkins in beverage, luncheon and guest sizes come together with Hanukkah crackers to add some extra fun to your celebration. Crackers snap when pulled apart, releasing their surprise contents including a paper hat, a joke and a novelty gift. These come in a box of eight crackers. December 5, 2017

December 1st! Time to start your Advent Calendar! Be they card sized, panoramic, standing tri-fold or even 3D, you will enjoy counting down the days until Christmas. The North Pole Railway set includes 6 trays that hold all the wooden components to build the scene from the train track, up! Many of our paper Advent calendars are from Verlag, Germany but we also have contemporary versions like these from Roger la Borde.

Felted animals sporting scarves or festive bows are preparing for the coming season! From deer to dogs, let these charming creatures warm your heart.  November 17, 2017

 The Glebe Spree is back and better than ever! Along with the grand prize of a $10,000 shopping spree there are five $1,000 cash prizes being drawn. Stickers are awarded with every $15 purchase and 10 stickers fills your ballot. Easy! Plus this year more Any Day surprise gift certificates are being handed out to unsuspecting Glebe shoppers. The Glebe offers so much variety for your everyday and holiday shopping...be sure to play the Spree from November 15th to December 31st! 

The Glebe Spree is back and better than ever! Along with the grand prize of a $10,000 shopping spree there are five $1,000 cash prizes being drawn. Stickers are awarded with every $15 purchase and 10 stickers fills your ballot. Easy! Plus this year more Any Day surprise gift certificates are being handed out to unsuspecting Glebe shoppers. The Glebe offers so much variety for your everyday and holiday shopping...be sure to play the Spree from November 15th to December 31st! 

 A glittery wonderland in miniature is depicted in this detailed wooden scene. The house, with the church in the distance, the trees rising up on the hillside beyond, the tiny skier and scarf wrapped gent behind a white picket fence... this magical vignette is perfect for your console or mantle.   November 9, 2017

A glittery wonderland in miniature is depicted in this detailed wooden scene. The house, with the church in the distance, the trees rising up on the hillside beyond, the tiny skier and scarf wrapped gent behind a white picket fence... this magical vignette is perfect for your console or mantle.  November 9, 2017

Now is the time to select your Advent calendars. Large to small, playful, traditional, or elegant, we have a terrific selection. Advent candles too! (Supply is limited.)  November 9, 2017

Socks for The Glebe and socks for Canadians. Designs include Beer, Rideau Canal Skates, Bagels, Poutine and CBC.  November 9, 2017

 We've a nice selection of Hanukkah candles this year. Also look for cards, wall decor, napkins, wrap and other great products to brighten the Festival of Lights.   November 9, 2017

We've a nice selection of Hanukkah candles this year. Also look for cards, wall decor, napkins, wrap and other great products to brighten the Festival of Lights.  November 9, 2017

These paper shapes, stitched into garland chains, will decorate and embellish everywhere! Use them for your card making, hang them for decor, drape them on your mini tree or work them into your table setting. So many imaginative uses for these petite stars and hearts! Choose from red, white or silver hearts, mint green, black or red stars. Each garland comes coiled on a wooden spool.  November 3, 2017

Maximum organization in minimum space. These two tiny note books from Leuchtturm will tuck into the smallest space but hold a wealth of crucial addresses and anniversary dates... without ever needing to be recharged!  November 3, 2017

 Hallowe'en- and gap-toothed smiles abound! The spooky spirit awaits you at The Papery.

Hallowe'en- and gap-toothed smiles abound! The spooky spirit awaits you at The Papery.

We have just restocked our collection of wood mounted rubber stamps, including insects, animals, holiday motifs and useful words and phrases. Don't miss the feisty whale!  October 15, 2017 

2018 Calendars have arrived! Including gorgeous Group of Seven, iconic Charley Harper and Edward Gorey's quirky humour.  October 15, 2017

 Come visit these charming woolly animals swinging in our window!  September 30, 2017.

Come visit these charming woolly animals swinging in our window! September 30, 2017.

Thanksgiving will be sneaking up on us, likely here before summer seems over... don't be fooled by our weather! Spectacular cards from Papyrus and Caspari, and an impressive selection of autumn napkins await. September 24, 2017.

These lovely new green and mauve colours of Lalo stationery tablets and lined envelopes will energize your next letters! September 22, 2017.

 Join us as we welcome live music into our shop! This Friday look for Jessica Wedden at 6 pm and Étoile Noire at 7 pm, while on Saturday we will host Mister & His Sister at 4 pm and Bryan Snider at 5 pm. There will be free Marvest concerts across the Glebe this weekend in conjunction with CityFolk Festival at Lansdowne Park. For details visit https://cityfolkfestival.com/marvest/.

Join us as we welcome live music into our shop! This Friday look for Jessica Wedden at 6 pm and Étoile Noire at 7 pm, while on Saturday we will host Mister & His Sister at 4 pm and Bryan Snider at 5 pm. There will be free Marvest concerts across the Glebe this weekend in conjunction with CityFolk Festival at Lansdowne Park. For details visit https://cityfolkfestival.com/marvest/.

Go Back to School with Clairefontaine and relish the smoothest paper to glide through your notes. Pens and mechanical pencils from Faber-Castell are a colourful complement, while Pilot offers the 4-colour ballpoint, the oh-so-helpful erasable Frixion series, and the vivid V7 grip rollerballs. August 26 2017.

 Tintin to the rescue! Keeping you on time and on track for an organized 2018 with wall, desk and pocket calendars. Zoooooom!

Tintin to the rescue! Keeping you on time and on track for an organized 2018 with wall, desk and pocket calendars. Zoooooom!

The Papery will be closed on Monday August 7, 2017 for Colonel By Day. Enjoy the holiday! We will see you again on Tuesday for our regular hours, 9:30 to 6:30. 

 For the younger set, a trio of Fold and Send stationery sheets from eeBoo... in case there isn't cell service at camp! Choose from Camp Out, Fairy or Bandanna.  July 20, 2017.

For the younger set, a trio of Fold and Send stationery sheets from eeBoo... in case there isn't cell service at camp! Choose from Camp Out, Fairy or Bandanna.  July 20, 2017.

 Luxury stationery sets from Quire available in eight lovely designs. Each package includes full size writing sheets, coloured envelopes and a beautiful folio to store them all. Who do you know who would love to receive a handwritten letter on one of these? Well, who wouldn't?! July 16, 2017.

Luxury stationery sets from Quire available in eight lovely designs. Each package includes full size writing sheets, coloured envelopes and a beautiful folio to store them all. Who do you know who would love to receive a handwritten letter on one of these? Well, who wouldn't?! July 16, 2017.

 Exciting new arrival! Yes, we now have Tomoe River paper in stock. Renown for its smooth, strong. lightweight character, this remarkable paper resists bleed-through and feathering. The Writers' Kit contains a mix of white and cream papers along with an Ohto waterproof pigment Graphic Liner rollerball pen. June 23, 2017.

Exciting new arrival! Yes, we now have Tomoe River paper in stock. Renown for its smooth, strong. lightweight character, this remarkable paper resists bleed-through and feathering. The Writers' Kit contains a mix of white and cream papers along with an Ohto waterproof pigment Graphic Liner rollerball pen. June 23, 2017.

Father's Day is this Sunday so there is still time to pick up your card- plus we have some interesting gift ideas for Dad. Check out the Observer's series of Notebooks in Trees, Astronomy or Weather. Retro Dad will appreciate a storage box for his mementos, and look super nifty in one of our hats! Father's Day is Sunday, June 13, 2017.

 Our 18 month and academic agendas have begun to arrive- from Moleskine, Letts and Blueline. Don't miss out on your favourite colour! 

Our 18 month and academic agendas have begun to arrive- from Moleskine, Letts and Blueline. Don't miss out on your favourite colour! 

Great Glebe Garage Sale- Saturday May 27th! We've got papers for scrapbookers, notecards for card makers, flowers and other terrific, often one-of-a-kind bargains. Visit our sidewalk Twoonie Table then come inside for selected items up to 75% off. The neighbourhood will be jammed so walk or bike in and plan to be captivated!

 The Papery will be  open on Victoria Day - Monday May 23 from  Noon until 4 p.m . If you are taking in the last day of the Tulip Festival come in and browse around our shop!

The Papery will be open on Victoria Day- Monday May 23 from Noon until 4 p.m. If you are taking in the last day of the Tulip Festival come in and browse around our shop!

 More from the 'Letters to My...' series. Each book gives you plenty of scope for your thoughts and memories. The Letters to My Baby is the perfect gift for the expectant or new mother.

More from the 'Letters to My...' series. Each book gives you plenty of scope for your thoughts and memories. The Letters to My Baby is the perfect gift for the expectant or new mother.

 A journal to be shared between a grandmother and a granddaughter, with writing prompts and plenty of free space for recollections and stories. But there are important rules- despite the title!- especially the first one: 'Share, don't lecture.' Great advice! This journal is a terrific way to build trust and communication between the generations. [May 7, 2017]

A journal to be shared between a grandmother and a granddaughter, with writing prompts and plenty of free space for recollections and stories. But there are important rules- despite the title!- especially the first one: 'Share, don't lecture.' Great advice! This journal is a terrific way to build trust and communication between the generations. [May 7, 2017]

April 5, 2017: Get ready for Easter! For cards, sippy straws, party bags, egg decorating and a beautiful table, you will find that and more at The Papery. Hop to it!

 March 31, 2017: Just a small taste of the exceptional selection of paper serviettes we currently have instore. Come in- be amazed!

March 31, 2017: Just a small taste of the exceptional selection of paper serviettes we currently have instore. Come in- be amazed!

March 31, 2017: These engaging felted critters have arrived to help us celebrate Spring!

THE PAPERY will be open on FAMILY DAY, Monday February 20, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. In fact, many Glebe shops will be open, there will be jugglers on the street and the Ottawa 67's are playing at Lansdowne Park. Early birds may even spot a Dino-saur! Visit the Blog at intheglebe.ca for more details including a list of local business hours.

February 8, 2017: Oh, be still, my beating heart! Such Valentines! How to choose, with so many very fun designs? 

 January 29, 2017: Pilot Metropolitan fountain pens are back in stock, bringing a much appreciated burst of colour to our pen display. So hard to resist... and so hard to choose!

January 29, 2017: Pilot Metropolitan fountain pens are back in stock, bringing a much appreciated burst of colour to our pen display. So hard to resist... and so hard to choose!

January 25, 2017: Beautiful wall calendars for 2017 are now on sale! Take 25 % off and enjoy a visual feast while tracking the rest of your year. 

 January 11, 2016: Black Swan in Australian Roses is back! Plus new colours (for us) from Noodler's including Lexington Gray, pinks, purples, and two delicious browns.

January 11, 2016: Black Swan in Australian Roses is back! Plus new colours (for us) from Noodler's including Lexington Gray, pinks, purples, and two delicious browns.

January 2, 2017: Stop by The Papery this Saturday at 2 p.m. and explore the world of journal writing! Curious about bullet journaling? Interested in starting a dream journal? Dima Dupéré will be on hand to answer all your questions about journaling. Discover the many ways this age-old practice can enrich and guide your life. 

December 23, 2016: Tomorrow is Christmas Eve (already!) and we will be opening as usual at 9:30 a.m. but closing early at 4 p.m. We will be closed for Christmas Day and Boxing Day. Be sure to join us on Tuesday December 27th as our annual Christmas Sale begins! 

 December 19, 2016: We just awarded a $100 gift certificate to Shirley Munro, who happened to cross our threshold at the magic moment. Congratulations, Shirley! Owner Katherine Slack was on hand to present the prize along with a representative of the Glebe B.I.A., Trevor Greenway (who, among his other talents, takes great photos!).

December 19, 2016: We just awarded a $100 gift certificate to Shirley Munro, who happened to cross our threshold at the magic moment. Congratulations, Shirley! Owner Katherine Slack was on hand to present the prize along with a representative of the Glebe B.I.A., Trevor Greenway (who, among his other talents, takes great photos!).

 December 12, 2016: Anyone who loves to write will appreciate a beautiful fountain pen. Our selection includes pens from Lamy, Waterman, Parker, Cross, Noodler's, Sheaffer, Monteverde, Faber Castell and Pilot. There's a pen for every budget!

December 12, 2016: Anyone who loves to write will appreciate a beautiful fountain pen. Our selection includes pens from Lamy, Waterman, Parker, Cross, Noodler's, Sheaffer, Monteverde, Faber Castell and Pilot. There's a pen for every budget!

December 1, 2016: Please note our extended holiday hours. We are now open from 9:30 a.m. until 9 p.m. Monday thru Friday; Saturday is unchanged 9:30 until 6 p.m. and Sunday we open earlier, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.  Google may publish incorrect hours so always check our Home page or Facebook for the latest info. Thanks!

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November 20, 2016: T'is the season for gorgeous Christmas cards!

 November 5, 2016: Our new inks and flex pens from Noodler's are being fawned over by our fountain pen fans! Most are in the 3 oz. bottles; the eternal inks are 1 oz. and the jumbo 4.5 oz bottles come with a free flex pen. Some of these remarkable inks are permanent, others resist forgers. Oh, and in case anyone plans to spend the winter in Ottawa, we have the Polar Black and Polar Blue- they resist freezing! Brrrrh.

November 5, 2016: Our new inks and flex pens from Noodler's are being fawned over by our fountain pen fans! Most are in the 3 oz. bottles; the eternal inks are 1 oz. and the jumbo 4.5 oz bottles come with a free flex pen. Some of these remarkable inks are permanent, others resist forgers. Oh, and in case anyone plans to spend the winter in Ottawa, we have the Polar Black and Polar Blue- they resist freezing! Brrrrh.

 September 29, 2016: Yes, you know it...Turkey Time approacheth!!

September 29, 2016: Yes, you know it...Turkey Time approacheth!!

 September 1, 2016: The Papery is pleased to announce our first concert! Stop in on Friday September 16 to listen to Kelsey Hayes at 6 pm and Dylan Phillips at 7 pm. Marvest is happening all over the Glebe on Friday and Saturday as part of City Folk festival at Lansdowne Park. There'll be free live music around every corner in unexpected places... like The Papery!  http://cityfolkfestival.com/marvest/ 

September 1, 2016: The Papery is pleased to announce our first concert! Stop in on Friday September 16 to listen to Kelsey Hayes at 6 pm and Dylan Phillips at 7 pm. Marvest is happening all over the Glebe on Friday and Saturday as part of City Folk festival at Lansdowne Park. There'll be free live music around every corner in unexpected places... like The Papery!  http://cityfolkfestival.com/marvest/ 

 July 21, 2016: For storage and organization with classic style! These boxes disguised as books are sturdy and elegant with gold foil accents, decorated inside and out, with a magnetic closure. Below are the matching magazine box, file folders and clipboard with decorated paper sheets included. 

July 21, 2016: For storage and organization with classic style! These boxes disguised as books are sturdy and elegant with gold foil accents, decorated inside and out, with a magnetic closure. Below are the matching magazine box, file folders and clipboard with decorated paper sheets included. 

 July 4, 2016: Beautiful and practical, these Tunsian foutas will go everywhere you do this summer. Throw them over a table, use them at the beach, wrap them around you like a sarong or discover they make the perfect summer towel: they dry fast even in Ottawa humidity. 100% cotton means soft and easy care. We have them in two generous sizes from Famille Nomade.

July 4, 2016: Beautiful and practical, these Tunsian foutas will go everywhere you do this summer. Throw them over a table, use them at the beach, wrap them around you like a sarong or discover they make the perfect summer towel: they dry fast even in Ottawa humidity. 100% cotton means soft and easy care. We have them in two generous sizes from Famille Nomade.

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May 11, 2016: Sparkleishious! Paper bows just loaded with glitter. Package of three is $8.95. 

March 27, 2016: Eye catching architecture! Moleskine 'The Wandering City' Colouring Book by Carlo Stranga ($24) features the elusive Karl the Chameleon hiding within the scenes. From Peck + Revere Studio: a two pocket folded paper dust jacket comes equipped with a paper ruler and a paper pen. Inside discover grid pages in alternating sections of red and blue paper. $17.95. ICU reading glasses come with a coordinating case, $24.95. Plus the essential two-hole metal sharpener, $1.50.

 March 21, 2016: Spring is here and Easter is hopping in fast! Egg Decals could be egg-actly what you need!

March 21, 2016: Spring is here and Easter is hopping in fast! Egg Decals could be egg-actly what you need!

 March 12, 2016: Easter hops into town early this year: the last Sunday in March. 

March 12, 2016: Easter hops into town early this year: the last Sunday in March. 

 March 12, 2016: Next week Ottawa celebrates St. Patrick's day! Don't miss the parade down Bank Street to Lansdowne Park on Saturday March 19th.

March 12, 2016: Next week Ottawa celebrates St. Patrick's day! Don't miss the parade down Bank Street to Lansdowne Park on Saturday March 19th.

March 2, 2016: Cozy up in one of these bright shawls and take the chill out of winter. We have two styles in colours for every palette. 

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March 2, 2016: Very pleased to announce the return of  Rubber Stamps to The Papery! We are now carrying wood block stamps from Magenta along with dye and pigment ColorBox ink pads. Let us know if you have a special request and we will try to add it to our fledgling section!

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February 16, 2016: Nourish your skin (before being buried in a snowbank!) with the natural goodness of the sea buckthorn plant found in these exceptional products from Bee By The Sea. This Ontario company has created an effective and popular range of skin care including shampoo and conditioner (not shown). New lip balm flavours are arriving soon! 

February 8, 2016: Bake sweet treats for your sweetie! We have cookie cutters for the shapes, food safe bags for the delivery. Come check out our cards of all styles: sets for all the kids in the class, a great variety of single cards and even some interactive ones with sound or movement. Great for lovers of all ages! Happy Valentine's Day!

 January 26, 2016: A bright light on the horizon: February 8th is Chinese New Year, ushering in the Year of the Monkey! 

January 26, 2016: A bright light on the horizon: February 8th is Chinese New Year, ushering in the Year of the Monkey! 

December 29, 2015: Counting down to the New Year which will arrive no matter how much snow falls on Ottawa. Put on your party hat and celebrate 2016! We are open on New Years' Eve until 5:30 p.m. Happy New Year!

December 25, 2015: Merry Christmas from The Papery! We will reopen on Sunday December 27th at 11 a.m. for the beginning of our after-Christmas sale, when all our Christmas items will be 50% off. Have a wonderful holiday!

December 11, 2015: Colour Me! Cards and journals for the creative spirit! Produced in Canada, these playful designs can be coloured with markers, colour pencils, pens or crayons. The coil-bound notebook features 200 lined pages and both front and back covers are illustrated. Cards are $4.95, while the journal is $15.95.  We have just received a new shipment of the cards so our selection is fantastic!

December 2, 2015: With 2016 less than a month away it's time to think about Agendas! From classic or decorative PaperBlanks, to coil bound art and photography and of course a wide selection of  Moleskine, our choices are extensive. We also carry planners from Letts and Belvedere. Get your year on track with the perfect tool, guaranteed not to crash. 

December 1, 2015: OPEN LATER! Yes, we have extended our hours until Christmas Eve. We are now open every weekday until 9 p.m., and weekends until 6 p.m. That's extra time to get working on your list! And don't forget to get your Glebe Spree ballot stamped- you could be this year's winner of the $10,000 Shopping Spree! Good luck!

THIS SATURDAY November 28 Shop the Neighbourhood and save! The Papery is offering 15% off our in-stock individual Paper by the Piece including text and cover weight sheets, envelopes in a range of sizes up to 9 x 12, folded notecards, photo frame cards and decorative sheets including Japanese chirogami. Great for card making, craft projects or gather an assortment for a beautiful and useful gift. Check out the webpage at shoptheneighbourhood.ca and download the YP Shopwise app to find all the participating local businesses and their deals for the day. Thank you for supporting your local businesses!  

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November 13, 2015: Standouts from our stellar napkin selection: the Winter series of animal portraits are available in beverage and luncheon sizes along with matching paper coasters (tin of 12 double sided, $7.95) and beautiful mugs in a gorgeous gift box ($14.95). Birch napkins, available in dinner, lunch and beverage ($9.95, $7.95, $6.95) complement the birch tree candles (boxed pair of 10" tapers, $15.95). Feather bird clip-ons make great accents for table, tree or wreath ($3.95 - $9.95). Final touches? Berry sprays to tuck in corners ($4.95). You will find a wealth of holiday inspiration at The Papery!

 October 16, 2015: The Glebe Report has hit the streets! Perk up your party with paper lanterns (8" shown here is $5.50, 12" is $7.50) and creepy felt spiders (4 per package assorted in black and orange, $9.95). Napkins for noshes come in luncheon and beverage sizes ($6.50 and $6.95), while Wicked Party Picks can skewer hors d'oeuvres, decorate the cheese tray or hold together that seasonal favourite, the club sandwich! Use your imagination! ($7.95 for a package of 12).

October 16, 2015: The Glebe Report has hit the streets! Perk up your party with paper lanterns (8" shown here is $5.50, 12" is $7.50) and creepy felt spiders (4 per package assorted in black and orange, $9.95). Napkins for noshes come in luncheon and beverage sizes ($6.50 and $6.95), while Wicked Party Picks can skewer hors d'oeuvres, decorate the cheese tray or hold together that seasonal favourite, the club sandwich! Use your imagination! ($7.95 for a package of 12).

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September 30, 2015: With a tear we say goodbye to sultry September. And look forward to...PIE! Thanksgiving is on the horizon, and we have a card that looks good enough to eat! If that's not your style, feast your eyes on some other designs from Papyrus including a very playful looking turkey. Acorn accents bring a touch of reflection to your Thanksgiving displays. We'll be open on Saturday and Sunday, and closed on Thanksgiving Monday October 12th. Enjoy the holiday! 

 September 11, 2015: A closer look at our Glebe Report ad this month: we're full of Filofax, and we've got the fill too! Yes, 2016 is in our sights with new agenda and calendar arrivals. Filofax binders here are Personal Slim and Pocket sizes, with the Filofax ballpoint and the nifty Filofax leather case sticky note keyring ($12). Accessories add functionality so check out the colourful tabs and flags from Semicolon. For writing euphoria consider a Lamy fountain pen, shown in Aluminum with Fine or Medium nib with available Extra Fine or Left Hand nibs. Very cool. 

September 11, 2015: A closer look at our Glebe Report ad this month: we're full of Filofax, and we've got the fill too! Yes, 2016 is in our sights with new agenda and calendar arrivals. Filofax binders here are Personal Slim and Pocket sizes, with the Filofax ballpoint and the nifty Filofax leather case sticky note keyring ($12). Accessories add functionality so check out the colourful tabs and flags from Semicolon. For writing euphoria consider a Lamy fountain pen, shown in Aluminum with Fine or Medium nib with available Extra Fine or Left Hand nibs. Very cool. 

 September 5, 2015: Send greetings to celebrate the new year with gorgeous Rosh Hashanah cards, available in singles or packages. L' Shanah tovah tikatevu, and may you share this sweet celebration with family and friends! Rosh Hashanah begins next Sunday.

September 5, 2015: Send greetings to celebrate the new year with gorgeous Rosh Hashanah cards, available in singles or packages. L' Shanah tovah tikatevu, and may you share this sweet celebration with family and friends! Rosh Hashanah begins next Sunday.

 August 29, 2015: New to our shelves is the cult classic Traveler's Notebook from Midori. The systems is available in two sizes and starts with a simple leather cover designed to 'distress' beautifully. An elastic cord secures a blank page notebook within while a horizontal cord keeps the book closed, ready to go. Customize your contents with notebooks in kraft, ruled or grid; or add kraft folder, card holder and zipper pouch inserts using extra elastic cords. Clip on a pen holder. Stick on a folder accessory. Decorate the notebook covers and make it your own! Once a notebook is filled , archive it, choose a new one, and plan a new trip!    The Traveler's Notebook is available in Brown or Black. Above is the regular size notebook in brown with extra notebooks ($6.95 and $8.95) and accessories ($6.95 - $9.95). Below is the Passport size in black with notebooks ($5.95) and accessories ($5.95 to $7.95). Not shown is the pen holder clips in black for both sizes ($16.95). The pen featured is the Lamy Vista fountain pen. And the bagel was from Kettleman's! Delicious!  

August 29, 2015: New to our shelves is the cult classic Traveler's Notebook from Midori. The systems is available in two sizes and starts with a simple leather cover designed to 'distress' beautifully. An elastic cord secures a blank page notebook within while a horizontal cord keeps the book closed, ready to go. Customize your contents with notebooks in kraft, ruled or grid; or add kraft folder, card holder and zipper pouch inserts using extra elastic cords. Clip on a pen holder. Stick on a folder accessory. Decorate the notebook covers and make it your own! Once a notebook is filled , archive it, choose a new one, and plan a new trip!  

The Traveler's Notebook is available in Brown or Black. Above is the regular size notebook in brown with extra notebooks ($6.95 and $8.95) and accessories ($6.95 - $9.95). Below is the Passport size in black with notebooks ($5.95) and accessories ($5.95 to $7.95). Not shown is the pen holder clips in black for both sizes ($16.95). The pen featured is the Lamy Vista fountain pen. And the bagel was from Kettleman's! Delicious!  

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 August 14, 2015: We're always ready for back to school! Life is a school! Be prepared with a suite of colourful notebooks from Clairefontaine. These are actually stitched together, not stapled, and feature 64 ivory ruled pages of the silky smooth paper so beloved of this brand. (Sm and Med $5 and $6.50) For a quick jot, grab a notepad from Rifle featuring a graphic we'll all recognize. ($11) The stripey pens from Studio Oh! come in a paper tube and yes, they are also make of paper! Who knew?! (6 pens $12.95) There is also a LePen in the shot- we have these in stock and in a wide array of hard-to-choose-from colours. And just to see if you are paying attention, what's that up in the corner? It's a yoyo. Which is how you will feel once you have to start going back and forth to school! Get out there! Get learning!

August 14, 2015: We're always ready for back to school! Life is a school! Be prepared with a suite of colourful notebooks from Clairefontaine. These are actually stitched together, not stapled, and feature 64 ivory ruled pages of the silky smooth paper so beloved of this brand. (Sm and Med $5 and $6.50) For a quick jot, grab a notepad from Rifle featuring a graphic we'll all recognize. ($11) The stripey pens from Studio Oh! come in a paper tube and yes, they are also make of paper! Who knew?! (6 pens $12.95) There is also a LePen in the shot- we have these in stock and in a wide array of hard-to-choose-from colours. And just to see if you are paying attention, what's that up in the corner? It's a yoyo. Which is how you will feel once you have to start going back and forth to school! Get out there! Get learning!

 July 11, 2015: Say 'HI!' to Blue Q's long awaited companions to the fiendishly popular women's socks. Shown here: a bit of humour to wrap around your (or your sweeties') ankles. Please note: these are not the bestsellers, 'cause those ones are not polite socks, don't you know... they are what you wear when you're having one of those days. Stop in to gasp and giggle while we still have a good selection...

July 11, 2015: Say 'HI!' to Blue Q's long awaited companions to the fiendishly popular women's socks. Shown here: a bit of humour to wrap around your (or your sweeties') ankles. Please note: these are not the bestsellers, 'cause those ones are not polite socks, don't you know... they are what you wear when you're having one of those days. Stop in to gasp and giggle while we still have a good selection...

 May 9, 2015: We have hats! The Papery welcomes the sun, and San Diego Hats headgear to offer some stylish shade. Look for packable designs and UPF50+ ratings on most models. Some are even made from paper! But, it's a limited collection so shop early for best selection.

May 9, 2015: We have hats! The Papery welcomes the sun, and San Diego Hats headgear to offer some stylish shade. Look for packable designs and UPF50+ ratings on most models. Some are even made from paper! But, it's a limited collection so shop early for best selection.

 May 7, 2015: Is Mom on your mind? Here are a few ideas for you: A card, of course, as gorgeous as she is. Perhaps a journal: This new arrival has a soft and supple cover and gilt-edged pages. And paper serviettes are both beautiful and soooo useful.   Yes, this little bird is reminding you that Sunday is Mother's Day!

May 7, 2015: Is Mom on your mind? Here are a few ideas for you: A card, of course, as gorgeous as she is. Perhaps a journal: This new arrival has a soft and supple cover and gilt-edged pages. And paper serviettes are both beautiful and soooo useful.

 Yes, this little bird is reminding you that Sunday is Mother's Day!

 February 20, 2015: Ottawa is experiencing prolooooonged and serious cold. So, this idea really appeals to me: Snuggle inside and play with colour- lots and lots of colour! Newly arrived, here are two of our collection of 'great for all ages' colouring books, shown here with a set of nifty dual-ended markers.

February 20, 2015: Ottawa is experiencing prolooooonged and serious cold. So, this idea really appeals to me: Snuggle inside and play with colour- lots and lots of colour! Newly arrived, here are two of our collection of 'great for all ages' colouring books, shown here with a set of nifty dual-ended markers.

 December 8, 2014: Just arrived! Gallery Leather books are handcrafted in Bar Harbour, Maine and we are very pleased to offer them once again to our discerning customers. Their journals come in several styles and sizes, and gorgeous colours too! Shown here are the hardcover versions with the distinctive hubbed spine, and one of the softcover books in a slightly smaller size. Come in to see the full range, including photo albums, presentation binders, scrapbooks and address books. Any of these would make an exceptional gift!

December 8, 2014: Just arrived! Gallery Leather books are handcrafted in Bar Harbour, Maine and we are very pleased to offer them once again to our discerning customers. Their journals come in several styles and sizes, and gorgeous colours too! Shown here are the hardcover versions with the distinctive hubbed spine, and one of the softcover books in a slightly smaller size. Come in to see the full range, including photo albums, presentation binders, scrapbooks and address books. Any of these would make an exceptional gift!

 August 31, 2014: The Papery is pleased to bring you an expanded selection of art supplies, including Fabriano watercolour paper, Heinz Jordan brushes, Angora pan watercolour paint and Bruynzeel watercolour and colour pencils. Let your creative spirit soar!  

August 31, 2014: The Papery is pleased to bring you an expanded selection of art supplies, including Fabriano watercolour paper, Heinz Jordan brushes, Angora pan watercolour paint and Bruynzeel watercolour and colour pencils. Let your creative spirit soar!  

 August 31, 2014: See the world in black and white... explore value, line, and texture... Introducing our new selections to unleash your artistic impulses! Royal & Langnickel soft pastels and graphite sketching sets, Strathmore textured papers and Coates willow charcoal will get you started.

August 31, 2014: See the world in black and white... explore value, line, and texture... Introducing our new selections to unleash your artistic impulses! Royal & Langnickel soft pastels and graphite sketching sets, Strathmore textured papers and Coates willow charcoal will get you started.

Feb 21, 2014: Tintin has returned! We have journals, a growth chart, and gift boxes (shown above), along with puzzles, figurines, mugs, carry bags, postcards, file folders, coasters, badges, stickers... even beach towels! Tintin for everyone, everywhere! Yay!!