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Lauren Fowler Handmade cards

In a recent post titled 'So what’s Lauren up to?' on her always-inspiring blog, Hanneke Schutte revealed these beautiful new creations by Cape Town-based designer and illustrator, Lauren Fowler...


I love these lovely new cards and DIY cross stitch sets by Lauren Fowler. The DIY X-stitch kits are a limited edition of 50. They come in four different options:
  • Indigo blue thread & white canvas
  • Grey thread & white canvas
  • White thread & black canvas
  • Pink champagne & black canvas
Now available in green and yellow neon as well as glow in the dark white thread, all on black. All sets are R280 each and can be posted nationwide. The cards are R25 each or R75 per pack (buy three and get one free). They’re 95mm x 95mm, printed on 100% recycled paper, blank inside and make the perfect pairing to your gift! Email to order or visit to see more amazing designs. This blog post is courtesy of Hanneke Schutte, whose blog, Handsome Things, showcases the best of South African design. Read more at