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specialty

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products

books related to design and advertising, also some on photography and architecture, as well as a decent selection of design-related magazines. also on offer, interspersed among the books, is a small but interesting selection of smartly designed products such as small household items, bags, toys, pens and watches.

clientele

frequented by advertising folk who work in the area and hip designer types.

service

staff is helpful and friendly, never missing to greet a customer.

interior

the space is small but cozy, circularly laid out to facilitate browsing. surrounding walls hold shelves, while the central table area presents featured books and products. pleasant music is always playing, with display cases showing interesting design gifts.

ambience

>> papercuts for one and all <<

address

401 richmond street west toronto M5V 3A8

phone

+1 416 3631332

website

www.swipe.com

shop hours

mon-fri 10am-7pm sat 11am-6pm

author

superfuture

date

2 may 2009

last checked

2 may 2009

a great place to stop by, peruse interesting and beautiful books and catch up on design mags. also a good place for stylish yet affordable gifts. a hidden treasure.