We love local design, so couldn’t help going ooh and ahh for what we found on Utique.co.za – a great little online destination for South African handmade items with personality.

Comment on this post and say which of these designs you’d most love to win and why – and you could get lucky.

Jan Pierewiet mint green enamel plate by Tjou Tjou. Made in Cape Town.

Enamel ‘Jan Pierewiet’ plates for your wall or any display area.
These classic lightweight enamel plates (about 22cm diameter) look stunning in a kitchen or braai area.

Cutlery Napkins by yumyum. Made in Cape Town.

Set of 2 Cutlery Napkins on 100% white cotton twill.
Matching Tea Towel available (34 x 46cm).

Farm Apron by Nest Homegrown (80cm X 90cm). Made in Durban

Add a sprinkling of whimsy to your look while cooking, baking or braaing and protect your clothes from splats and smears. Made from Mungo cotton/linen blend fabric.

Kewpie Doll Bookends by Nest Homegrown. Made in Durban.

A range of quirky cuties to stop your books from tumbling over.  The retro kewpie doll design is perfect for any little – or grown-up – girl’s bedroom, and is right on trend. (20cm x13cm)

Utique:  www.utique.co.za

Twitter: @UtiqueGifts https://twitter.com/UtiqueGifts

Top image by Mangus Anesund for Elle Interior