Top Drawer has announced the finalists for its S/S20 PaperAwards, which celebrates design, creativity and innovation in the Greetings and Stationery industry.
The eighth PaperAwards has seen growth in the number of entries to the competition, with the judges commenting on the quality of the entries. Judges came from a variety of prestigious retailers including the Design Museum, Fortnum & Mason, Papersmiths, Paperchase, Heal’s, the V&A.
The awards include four categories: Best Stationery Design; Exciting Use of Colour; Emotive Design; and Engaging Print.
The finalists selected for the Best Stationery Design category are:
The full list of finalists for the other three categories can be seen on the Top Drawer website.
Top Drawer show director Alejandra Campos said: “This season has seen the highest number of entries for the PaperAwards yet, not to mention the most incredible quality.
“The awards continue to be a highly respected and effective initiative to recognise and support the work of publishers and designers, giving them added exposure to the very best retailers at our show and the judging day, as well as promotion through our expansive marketing and communication channels.”
Members of the retail and design industry are now asked to vote for their favourites on the Top Drawer website. Winners will be announced before the Top Drawer show which takes place in January.