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S/S, 14—16 January 2018 | Olympia London

| A/W, 09—11 September 2018

PaperAwards S/S18

Celebrating design, innovation and creativity within Greetings & Stationery

Be part of PaperAwards S/S18 -APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN!

We are delighted to welcome the PaperAwards to Top Drawer S/S18– an initiative to support and recognise the creativity and innovation of our Greetings & Stationery exhibitors. After the outstanding debut of the awards in September 2016, we are excited to open applications for the PaperAwards S/S18.
Deadline for entries: Thursday 30 November.



Meet the judges - S/S 18

Holly Tucker

Co-Founder of and Holly & Co

Jess Sims

Marketing Manager - West Elm

Our panel of judges are made up of industry leaders and stationery experts.


This page is constantly being updated as more judges join our judging panel. So make sure, you check this page to discover who will join us next.


The Categories

Not sure which category your design belongs to? Explore our categories...

If your design use colours to help tell the story of your range apply for  "Exciting use of Colour".

Use of colour, lines, shapes, form, texture and light in your designs is what defines an "Emotive Design".

There are many creative ways in which you can use print to translate your design - apply to the "Engaging Print" category.


View all previous winners and finalists

Exciting use of Colour    

S/S17 winner: Roger la Borde

Emotive Design

S/S17 winner: Lagom Design

Engaging Print

S/S17 winner: Rhombus and Pineapple

Applications now Open

Why Enter

Why Enter

  • Finalists and winners will have their work displayed in a special feature at the heart of the Greetings & Stationery area at Top Drawer S/S18
  • The winner of each category with receive a prize worth £500 
  • All finalists will be selected by an expert judging panel
  • Finalists of each category will be put forward to the industry, giving you excellent coverage across our marketing platforms
  • Finalists and winners will be promoted before, during and after the show via all media channels
  • There is no cost involved to apply!

How to Apply

Apply Now to Top Drawer

Apply now -Fill in our application form

  • Once completed, email us back with product images and supporting documents to
  • Send in samples of your cards to: 
    FAO: Top Drawer / PaperAwardsSS18
    Clarion Events, Bedford House,
    Fulham Green,
    69-79 Fulham High Street, 
    SW6 3JW, 
    United Kingdom


DEADLINE THURSDAY 30 NOV - applications received after this date may not be counted. For more information about this section, please contact a member of staff.

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