Handmade by me, for you, at Rachel Pettitt Designs

Are you looking for that special gift, something a little bit different, something personalised? Then take a leisurely stroll over to The Boatyard, take your time and browse the collection. Cute sailing boats and quirky fishing boats will make a unique gift for a seaside loving family. Whether it's a christening, newborn or a first birthday being celebrated, there is a boat for every occasion.  

Rachel Pettitt Design Studio

Personalised Sailing Boat

This sailing boat has been my best seller for the past 10 years and still continues to be popular!

Personalised Wooden Heart Gift

When you just want a little gift...these personalised handmade hearts are perfect.

Personalised Mini Boat

Everyone loves fishing boats! These jaunty wooden boats will remind you of jolly seaside holidays.

Little things do make a difference


I design and create each piece just for you. If you would like different fabric for your bunting or a particular colour paint on your fishing boat, just let me know. Each piece is handmade and personalised to order.


Orders take 5 working days to complete and  dispatch, they are sent on their merry way by 1st class Royal Mail. If you need your gift in a hurry, please get in touch to see if your order can go on the super speedy pile! 

Happy Customers

Being 'The Boss' also means I'm in charge of customer services...an important job! I will happily go above and beyond to look after you lovely lot and make sure top customer service is always provided.