Top Drawer: No Ordinary Event
Breaking boundaries and defining trends, Top Drawer will open its doors this Sunday for their SS19 show, presenting an extraordinary, global edit of the very best products across the lifestyle spectrum. With an expert selection of more than 1500 of the freshest names and best brands across 11 curated sectors, the UK’s leading design-led lifestyle show returns from 13th-15th January 2019, taking over the entirety of the iconic Olympia London.
HOME will showcase the best in Interior Accessories, Kitchen & Dining, Furniture & Lighting, Luxury Tableware and Outdoor Living. LSA International, Stelton Studio, Sango, Alessi, Grand Illusions, PR Home, Blomus, Forma House, Fratelli Guzzini Spa, Grand Illusions, Coach House and many more will showcase their latest ranges and unveil trends for the season ahead.
Within GIFT, off-beat Spanish brand Doiy, and independent UK-based global award-winning home and giftware brand, Cubic are amongst the expertly curated selection of home-grown and international design-led brands that will be showcasing their new ranges and best sellers. Designers and developers of captivating gifts, Suck UK, Sunnylife, NPW/ Vivona Brands and Zakka Europe, will showcase their unique and quirky ranges; spanning eveything from corkboards to corkscrews, all with a fun edge.
As the world’s leading creative show for GREETINGS & STATIONERY, Top Drawer is a must-visit for inspired retailers to discover stunning and unique greetings cards and stationery from a wide range of new and established brands showcasing new products and designs including East End Prints, Up With Paper, Bark & Rock, Belly Button Designs, The Art File, Go Stationery, Roger La Borde, U Studio and Wrap.
New names to watch include award-winning Swedish stationery and office accessories brand, Kikki.K and beautiful, witty cards from Mean Mail.
With the UK’s largest edit of jewellery and accessories the FASHION sector features the likes of Pilgrim, My Doris, Happy Socks/Hysteria, Johnny Loves Rosie, Il Bussetto, Anchor & Crew, Orbitkey, Narratives The Agency, Vanile on the Rock, Double00, Secrid, Esoteric London, Shyla Jewellery, A Weathered Penny and One & Eight. The sector’s diversified offering includes Capsule, UK Jewellery and, new for SS19, MR — a new area showcasing an exclusive edit of fashion and lifestyle brands that embody the modern man.
PLAY returns after a successful September launch—bringing with it an outstanding and unique curation of children’s products, ranging from textiles and clothing to beautiful treasures that will capture the imagination of both kids and their parents.
From playroom details and toy-chest treasures to covetable clothing and accessories; an abundance of inspiring pieces will be showcased from the likes of Bertoy and Londji. New names to watch include Djeco’s beautifully designed craft kits, a unique range of colour-in trainers from Jex, along with puzzles top-quality wooden toys, and timeless pieces evoking a sense of nostalgia from And The Little Dog Laughed.
The most luxurious, indulgent and exclusive products can be discovered in WELLBEING, including irresistible seasonal products and ranges with year-round appeal from a sumptuous edit of brands including botanical candle artisans Fellowstead, premium Antipodean home fragrance brand, Peppermint Grove Australia, along with new brand Nuddy, who will be presenting their line of divinely scented soaps, with a touch of tongue-in-cheek humour to their packaging.
Contemporary hand-made products created with true passion and unrivalled skill are found in CRAFT. With everything ranging from the purely decorative to beautifully functional pieces, each of the leading contemporary makers’ distinctive works will bring aesthetic expression, stunning individuality and character to any store.
Award-winning maker Jane James Ceramics, draws on inspiration from the stunning coastline of Jersey, creating bold and bright ceramic pieces that capture the shimmering colours of the sea, while Annie Neill will showcase her range of handcrafted scarves and accessories, created from the finest materials. Belgian jewellery brand Lore Segers Jewels will make their debut within CRAFT at Top Drawer, displaying minimalist, geometrical statement jewellery with a unique architectural edge.
Those looking to discover delectable edit of goods from top artisans, brands and producers should head to the FOOD EMPORIUM, where they will source mouth-watering delights and edible gifts, with everything from condiments and chocolates to biscuits and beverages. Returning brands showcasing their irresistible wares will include Spice Kitchen, Coco Chocolatier, Paxton & Whitfield, while Lemonaid Beverages present their delicious line of organic and Fairtrade-certified soft drinks for the first time at Top Drawer.
Presenting the most exciting new talent, SPOTTED is a thrilling introduction to the most innovative, market-ready new products and designers across all of Top Drawe r’s sectors, including handmade wellness brand, Divine and Handmade, print designers, Laura Jackson Designs, and UK-based homeware studio, Lumetrica.
Visitors can also enjoy RetailFest, where they can network with peers, and gain advice and expertise from leading names in the industry.
Registration for Top Drawer is open now, visit www.topdrawer.co.uk to guarantee your place.