This September, Top Drawer brings a refreshingly diverse and innovative selection of thousands of products with superb design credentials, excellent commercial appeal and real originality. With more exclusive brands than ever, the refined edit of brands is the ultimate destination offering creative retailers exceptional choice for a really successful new season ahead.
Cubic, Dassie, Helen Moore, Noodoll, Palomar, Portico Designs, Rice, Sunnylife, True Grace, Turnaround Gifts, Wild and Wolf and Woouf are amongst the expertly curated selection of design-led brands that will be showcasing their new ranges and best sellers. New names on the scene set to leave an impression feature UK based Doiy and Worry Less Designs and International newcomers Jacobsen and Friends, Lifeguard Press, Londji, and Zootility.
Buyers can discover the most exclusive and indulgent wellbeing ranges for an irresistible seasonal offering with year-round appeal from a sumptuous edit of brands including Sevin, Cochine, Apothercary & Barbers, Castelbel and hipster’s favourite L:A Bruket plus new to the show Isla Apothecary and Cocofour.
The fantastic Children’s edit offers gorgeous and original ideas for cherishable treasures that will make kids’ hearts jump. From toy chest delights to wardrobe wonders, inspiring covetable cuties will be showcased from 1 Two Kids, Blade and Rose, Clockwork Soldier, Playforever and Stitch and Story and joined for the first time by much loved aden & anais and super cool Wildfire Teepees.
Greetings & stationery
As the world’s leading curated show for this category, this is the place for creative retailers to discover the most beautiful and original greetings cards and stationery from brands including Blank Inside, Chau Art, Kate Housley, Katie Leamon, Roger La Borde and Stephanie Davies. The School of Life returns to the show presenting a new range of stationery, homeware and gift products that are useful, thought-provoking and stimulating for the eye and mind. New to the UK isBespoke Letterpress, one of the world’s leading letterpress studios designing and printing fine letterpress and hot foil stationery. PABUKU, The Queer Paperie, is an exciting newcomer on a passionate mission to create high level greeting cards in a queer diverse context, featuring captivating whimsical illustrations.
The hugely successful PaperFest and the PaperAwards, sponsored by G.F Smith, returns with the strongest shortlist of nominated brands and dynamic programme of talks from industry experts including Holly Tucker Founder of Not on the High Street, Rina Bhansali, Head of Merchandising at Harrods, Mark Jessett of G. F Smith and Rebecca Merrifield from We Were Curious amongst others.
In addition to Gift, Top Drawer encompasses the beautifully curated worlds of Home, Craft, Fashion and Food Emporium, offering extraordinary scope for buyers across all lifestyle sectors, making Top Drawer the design-led destination of choice for successful lifestyle buyers to discover innovative products from both fresh new talent and leading established brands.
Top Drawer will be held on 10-12 September 2017 at London Olympia. Trade buyers and press are now invited to register online at www.topdrawer.co.uk.