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The Paper Place, Toronto, Ontario

 
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Distance from city center: 9.2mi
Malika's pictureby Malika Shopping travel tip
added on the 28th of September, 2010
I have always been fascinated by gift wrapping, so when I first visited The Paper Place, I was totally amazed. It is an unimaginable variety of colorful papers and tissues. Some of the papers are even hand made. They also have paper ballones, cards and many other things not only for wrapping, but also for origami and chyiogami.

They have instruction books as well and the owners organize a lot of workshops from origami flower making to paper pendants making. The shop is always busy, not only hobbyists but craftsmen and artists come to get material from here.

Address:
887 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M6J 1G3, Canada

Price:
Not cheap, but all the products are of high quality.

Opening Hours:
M – W: 10am – 6pm, Th – F: 10am – 8pm, Sat: 10am – 6pm, Sun: 12pm – 5pm.

On the web:
http://www.thepaperplace.ca/

 
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