Top Drawer returns to Olympia London showcasing the very best in Lifestyle ranges, Homewares & Interiors and Design & Innovations from the 9-11 September at Olympia London.
Hailed as “the sophisticated showcase for design-led modern and classic brands, and a UK launch-pad for international suppliers”, the event offers buyers an unrivalled one-stop shop to source from the very best lifestyle brands and up-coming names with thousands of new products across sections: Home, Fashion, Gift, Craft, Greetings & Stationery, Play, Wellbeing and Spotted. It is also the perfect and most inspiring platform to learn about retail business, network and discover the latest trends.
Greeting & Stationery presents an exclusive and curated selection of greetings cards and stationery ranges from the UK and overseas brands; featuring some of the most renowned publishers as well as exclusive launches and unseen designers.
The PaperAwards makes a welcomed return on its 4th edition to recognise design, creativity and innovation within the industry. A prestigious panel of judges includes Holly Tucker, Co-Founder of notonthehighstreet.com, Emma Hawkins from Fortnum & Mason, Cara Wyatt at Selfridges, Neal Whittington from Present and Correct, Hazel Walker from Paperchase, Lucy Edmonds, Founder of Quill London, Audrey Wollen from Urbanic, Carly Pearson at Sainsburys, Janet Stevens and Mark Jessett, Paper Consultants for G.F Smith and Top Drawer’s Show Director Alejandra Campos. All finalists will have their work featured within Greetings & Stationery and the winner of each category will receive a prize worth £1000.
Set to wow and inspire, the Autumn/Winter 18 edition of HOME at Top Drawer will bring the latest interior trends to life, featuring homewares from Britain’s leading suppliers and international favourites across Interior Accessories, Kitchen & Dining, Furniture & Lighting and Outdoor Living.
A stellar line-up of leading brands and new names will be showcasing in across all Lifestyle Ranges. Buyers will have the unique opportunity to preview an exquisite selection of beautifully curated and commercially appealing design-led new products from over 1000 brands. With a refreshingly diverse and innovative selection of products as well as new launches and exclusives, the section will offer creative retailers an exceptional choice for a successful new season.
Alejandra Campos, Event Director at Clarion Events, organiser of Top Drawer, says; “Top Drawer refreshes its offering every season by incorporating new concepts and segments. It embraces trends including lifestyle, homewares, fashion and global market developments, presenting brands that inspire whilst offering commercial appeal. Top Drawer has become the chosen platform for leading design-led brands to showcase their new collections. From independent shops and concept stores to museums, department stores and online retailers, each edition attracts the most successful retailers from the UK and overseas. The launch of new initiative across the show, together with our well-established new talent area, SPOTTED, is part of our commitment to promote and support start-ups and new designers – the young entrepreneurs of today are the elite of tomorrow.”
Visit: Top Drawer at Olympia London