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Gallop ahead in the style stakes this Christmas with unique, British made illustrated gifts

From countryside inspired kitchenware to equine and canine themed gifts, Katie Cardew Illustrations has the perfect presents for country lovers.

Award-winning illustrator, Katie Cardew, is striding ahead of the competition when it comes to stylish and quirky country and equestrian inspired gifts this Christmas.

From her popular country estate kitchenware to the relatable ‘A Day in the Life’ pony prints and accessories, and the best-selling G&T drinks board, perfect for popping in the horse lorry, Katie’s iconic bold style will brighten any home from country to city, and be a real talking point this festive season.

With products for every budget, there are ideas from stocking fillers, such as the popular ‘dog’s life’ tea towels, to perfect presents including the ‘I’d rather be at Burghley’ cosmetic bags, mugs or stationery, and gifts to take your breath away, like Katie’s framed fine art prints.

Katie’s policy is ‘buy well, buy once’ with each product and its packaging designed by Katie and made as locally as possible to her studio, using sustainable materials and minimal packaging. The inimitable designs, bold, rich colours and British made quality shine through in every item.

Here are some of our favourites for Christmas 2019, suitable for everyone looking to add a touch of unique country style to their home:

The ‘Equestrian range’ - from £3, prices vary by item

From fine art prints, notebooks, cosmetic bags and tea towels, Katie’s equestrian range is a must-have for all horsey lovers.

The Day in the Life range, in particular, will strike a chord with anyone involved in the equestrian world - from struggling to reverse a trailer to mice in the feed bin, Katie’s illustrations depict the horsey world so accurately!

Launched at Burghley Horse Trials this year, the range sold out by day three - such a fantastic reception!

Multiple products are available at a range of prices. Gallop to the website to ensure you don’t miss out!

Please Pour Me A… Drinks Board - £12

Gin and fizz anyone?

Chop those lemons, slice the limes, turn off your emails and ahhhhhh…… this handcrafted & sustainably sourced drinks chopping board will make your Christmas drinks night even more enjoyable.

The perfect alternative to taking a bottle of wine to a dinner party or for popping in the horse lorry!

Kitchen boards are made in Rutland, UK, using sustainable eucalyptus and cork.

Fine bone china mugs - £13.50

The bright colours, the perfect size, the little bit of writing inside the rim….these mugs are completely gorgeous; we have customers collecting the whole range!

From Hare’s to Flamingos, Burghley to Pheasants, there is one to suit everyone on your Christmas list this year! To top it off, they come in a box, ready to wrap and pop under the tree.

Made in Stoke-on-trent, designed by Katie. Microwave and dishwasher proof.

Fine Art Prints - From £15

Katie’s speciality is fine art prints, her iconic and quirky style means she takes something ordinary and turns it extraordinary.

From fabulous Mr Pheasant to the fun ‘A Day in the Life’, which many horse owners will relate to, Katie’s prints will add a touch of conversation-starting style to any wall.

Katie’s inimitable style can be viewed in her vast range of prints, the perfect gift for the person who has everything.

Or just get one of these for your country-loving hosts!

Head over to to browse the full range.

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