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Sharon Brown from Blueberry Gifts, of Musselburgh, Scotland, reveals the boutique shop’s best-selling card ranges.

Blueberry is a small shop that’s proud of its loyal local customer base.

Cute: Molly Mae (General)

“Nice designs in pastel colours that are that little bit different – and this wee Scottish range goes down very well with customers.”

Molly Mae cards is a popular Scottish range
Molly Mae cards is a popular range for Blueberry Gifts.

Humour: Cockadoodle Design (Little Bigs)

“Cheeky but simple characters raised off the board with punchy captions. Fun and very different.”

 

Humour: Southfield Stationers (LOL)

“A local company that creates coasters on cards that can be kept as a gift, and there’s also a good mix of designs”

 

Contemporary: Pink Pig (Hootenanny)

“All the ranges go down a bomb, but especially the Scottish collection. And they’re always bringing out new ranges so there’s always something new to see”

Handmade/Hand-finished: Second Nature (Yours Truly)

“With embellishments, foiling and diamantes, these cards look far more expensive than their value of 99 pence”

Handmade/Hand-finished: Lola Design (Tropical Candy)

“Bright, colourful and fun age designs featuring quirky animals”

Lola Designs Tropical Candy card range is colourful and quirky
Lola Designs Tropical Candy card range is colourful and quirky

Ancillary: Boozi Body Care (Cocktails body wash and cream, hand cream and lip balm)

“These different cocktails fragranced body products are a big favourite, especially the Gin and Tonic and Champagne Bellini collections”

Ancillary: Dekassa (Cocktail candles)

“Great quality candles with a fun cocktail or Prosecco scented twist and at a good price – elements that combine to create a winner!”

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