Donna’s By Design –Donna’s by Design is a one-of-a-kind shop where you will find a treasure-trove of hand-crafted gifts handmade by over 50 local artists such as pottery, jewelry, purses, dolls, hand painted scarves, glassware, fiber arts, woodwork, scented products and the exclusive carrier of Create-A-Cards. Need a card for any occasion, check out Donna’s By Design in historic downtown Bastrop. How about a uniquely scented, handmade soap combined with an embroidered towel or a variety of locally made candles or incense with an artisan-crafted holder for a special someone? You’ll also find a selection of fun magnets to help tame notes on the refrigerator. In addition, Donna’s by Design offers one of the largest selections of renowned Blue Donkey Studio pottery by Bastrop local artist, Lea Blue. Her original bluebonnet and wildflower designs are featured on a variety of platters, bowls, mugs, pitchers, even ornaments. Different and delightful, these make gifts that are truly special – and truly Texas.