What’s Hot In Paper Turtle, Lewes?

Paper Turtle, Lewes is a lovely shop in the historic Sussex town of Lewes East Sussex. Owners, Janey and Will Apps reveal what is selling well with their customer base of loyal locals and town visitors.

Everyday

Message In A Bottle from Alljoy! Designs

“These have been fantastic sellers and basically sell themselves from our window. Laser cut and beautifully intricate, there is a huge selection from which to choose.”

Everyday

General from Judy Lumley

“These are new this month and are we’ve had to order again – beautiful designs from original lino-prints, they have made an amazing window display.”

Everyday

Scissors Paper Tree from Roger la Borde

“Detailed and eye-catching, the range was extended over the summer and beautifully captures and translates the work of Su Blackwell onto a card.”

Above: Su Blackwell’s artwork translates beautifully onto Roger la Borde’s cards for its Scissors Paper Tree range.
Above: Su Blackwell’s artwork translates beautifully onto Roger la Borde’s cards for its Scissors Paper Tree range.

Humour

Gin & Frolics from Rosie Made A Thing

“These are consistently great sellers for us with their really modern, ‘of this time’ humour – the range is always being refreshed too, with new titles being added regularly.”

Humour

Irene and Gladys from Cardmix and Hysterical Heritage from Woodmansterne

“It’s always great when customers laugh out loud reading a range and struggle to choose just one.”

Art

Across The Board from Louise Mulgrew

“We absolutely love Louise’s original artwork, which we have stocked right from the beginning. They are quirky and unique and carry much personality. My current favourite is the elephant and elephant calf from the new Africa range.”

Above: A Paper Turtle favourite, Louise Mulgrew’s African elephant with her calf design.
Above: A Paper Turtle favourite, Louise Mulgrew’s African elephant with her calf design.

Contemporary

General from Paper Bird

“Such a great range of modern, fun designs printed on lovely quality board with clever detail – you can make a bookmark from the rear section of the card.”

Above: A daydreaming feline on a Paper Bird design.
Above: A daydreaming feline on a Paper Bird design.

Handmade/Hand-Finished

Across The Board from English Graphics

“Beautiful illustrations printed on lovely board and finished with biodegradable eco-glitter.”

Above: The eco-friendly cards from English Graphics feature lots of animals sprinkled with a bit of eco-glitter.
Above: The eco-friendly cards from English Graphics feature lots of animals sprinkled with a bit of eco-glitter.

Top: Paper Turtle created a wonderful window display of Judy Lumley cards. 

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