The winners of the autumn/winter 2017 PaperAwards have been announced as Petra Boase, All The Ways To Say and Hunter Paper Co - with each winning one of three categories.
All the finalists in each category and the winning designs will be on display at Top Drawer, which runs from Sunday through to Tuesday, 10th to 12th September, at Olympia in London.
Petra Boase won ’Exciting Use of Colour’, All The Ways To Say won the ’Emotive Design’ section, with Hunter Paper Co picking up the ’Engaging Print’ title.
Sponsored by G.F Smith, the PaperAwards support and recognise the creativity and innovation of the talented exhibitors at the A/W17 edition of Top Drawer.
All exhibitors in the show were eligible to enter, with judges including Selfridges’ Geraldine James; Kirsty White, product and design manager at Heals; West Elm UK marketing manager Jess Sims; Mark Jessett and Janet Stevens of G.F Smith; PaperFest founder Abigail Warner, and Top Drawer’s show director Alejandra Campos, choosing a five-strong shortlist in each category. The finalists were then put to an online public vote with the winners being announced this week, just ahead of the show opening.