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Father's Day Gift Guide 2020

There's still time to surprise Dad with something terrific - Father's Day is Sunday, June 21st! We have a great selection of cards for fathers on our website and we've also put together this gift guide of handmade gift ideas that they would enjoy! We have hundreds of products on our website (anything here in light blue text is a link to buy) and even more in-store! You can order anything that we feature by email or phone - details below!
Fishing Lure Mug Brennan Pottery 
Fishing Lure Mug by Canadian Brennan Pottery $48 ea
Stillwell Beer Garden Print - Emma FitzGerald 8.5 x 11 Stillwell Beer Garden Print by local Emma FitzGerald (other local scenes available) $25 (unframed)
Screenprinted Leather Wallet Screenprinted Leather Wallet by Shara Porter Designs (various designs and sizes available) $42-60
Sea Monster To Go Mug - Slightly Irregular Sea Monster Travel Mug by local Slightly Irregular (various colours available) $40 ea
Nova Scotia Map Print
16 x 20 NS Map Print by local Midnight Oil $30 (unframed)
Anchor Handkerchief
Screenprinted Handkerchief by Canadian RC Boisjoli $24 (various designs available)
Dot Mugs by Marla Benton
Dot Mug by local Marla Benton (various colours) $45 ea
King & North Chocolate Bars
Gourmet chocolate bars by local King & North Chocolate (various flavours available) $7-8
Beech Tree Print - Brainstorm
18 x 24 Screenprinted Beech Tree Print by Brainstorm (various designs available) $72 (unframed)
Laughing Pear Soap
Fundy Mist Bar Soap by local Laughing Pear Soap (various scents available) $4.75 ea
Halifax Streetcar Map Print - Inkwell Originals
11 x 14 Halifax Streetcar Map Print by local Inkwell Originals (various designs available) $42 (unframed)

This is just a taste of what we have in-store! Want to see more of a particular category or artist we feature? We offer virtual personal shopping and can send you images and info. For even more inspiration, check out our collection of cards and gifts for Dad!

Order by phone (902) 405-8309 during the hours listed here or email

We also have a Made in Nova Scotia Father's Day Gift Box available!

Don't forget we also sell letterpress printed gift certificates and online gift cards in any denomination so Dad can treat himself!

Lastly, we offer free curbside pickup, porch drop delivery for $5 (within 15 km of the shop) or we can put together a shipping quote if you or your Dad live away from the city!

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Best of Halifax 2019 Categories

The Coast Best of Halifax 2019

Thank you to all of you who nominated us in The Coast Readers' Choice Awards!

We are pleased as punch to be listed in 2 categories and would be delighted if you'd vote Inkwell for:

- Best Indie Gift Shop
- Best Home Decor Store

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Lunar Landing at Inkwell! 🌕

lunar landing at inkwell



Have you heard!? We'll have our letterpress set up from 11-2 on Saturday, July 20th.


Come print your own free moon-themed coaster in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing!

All are welcome!

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