WHAT’S HOT… In Zebra Cards, Tunbridge Wells?

Zebra Cards is a long established shop in the Kent town of Tunbridge Wells. Owner Des Heathcote, shares some of the product hot hits for his customer base of both locals and tourists.

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Above: Simple and elegant, the Mimosa range from Paperlink.

 

Everyday: Mimosa from Paperlink

“Simple designs scripted in silver foiling – great for occasions and birthdays.”

 

Everyday: Mini Cards from Lagom

“The best small cards we have ever sold.”

 

Humour: Gin & Frolics from Rosie Made A Thing

“Contemporary, fun designs.”

 

Humour: Camilla & Rose and Tottering by Gently from Peartree Heybridge

“Popular with our more senior customers.”

 

Art: Across The Board from Canns Down Press

“Contemporary art cards by leading and less well-known artists. We sell lots of art cards from many publishers, but these are our absolute best sellers.”

 

Art: General from Toasted Crumpet

“Beautiful British countryside cards, stationery and homewares that have been very popular, especially the Bee range.”

Above: As well as its adorable Bee range, Toasted Crumpet offers some cute dog breeds too.
Above: As well as its adorable Bee range, Toasted Crumpet offers some cute dog breeds too.

Art: General from Museums & Galleries

“Always popular, especially the Classic ranges, notecards and journals.”

Above: Absolutely stunning paper engineering from Me&McQ.
Above: Absolutely stunning paper engineering from Me&McQ.

 

Contemporary: Wise Words from Coulson Macleod

“We don’t usually stock ‘wordy’ cards but we reorder these nearly every month. This was our best selling new range for 2018.”

 

Traditional: Pop Up 3D Laser Cut Cards from Me&McQ

“Traditional designs at a good price point. The Christmas designs were very popular last year.”

 

Above: Stripey Cats Cards’ Wobbly-Eyed Lobster design.
Above: Stripey Cats Cards’ Wobbly-Eyed Lobster design.

Handmade/ Hand-Finished: Across The Board from Wendy Jones-Blackett

“Always lots of new designs. Most popular are the Cloud 9 and Quick Silver ranges.”

 

Children’s: Wobbly-Eyed Cards from Stripey Cats Cards

“Fun, bright animal designs with googly eyes.”

 

Top: Zebra Cards in Royal Tunbridge Wells.

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