Award Winners 2017

For more information and to order hard copies of the brochure, please contact the Gift of the Year at the GA or call 0121 237 1105.

Cards, Wrap & Stationery


Greeting cards, stationery and giftwrap, for any occasion, diaries, calendars, photo albums, notebooks, scrapbooks, pens
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WINNER: Music Box Cards

Entered by: My Design Co.(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Memo Mug

Entered by: Mustard(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Scratch to Reveal Range

Entered by: Ginger Ray(website)

Occasions


Product designed for specific special occasions – birthday, weddings, christening, graduation.
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WINNER: Build a Block Guest Book Alternative

Entered by: Ginger Ray(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: 'Marry Me' Hidden Message Candle

Entered by: Melting Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Save the Date Magnet Invitations

Entered by: Ginger Ray(website)

Seasonal


Decorative products specifically designed and themed around key calendar events - Christmas, Valentine's Day, Father's Day, Mother's Day, Hanukah, Halloween and all in between
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WINNER: 12 Days of Christmas Advent Calendar

Entered by: MAD Beauty Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Bakedin Christmas Mug Pudding

Entered by: Bakedin(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Bearr Man Gift Box

Entered by: The Ochil Skincare Company Ltd(website)

Branded & Character

Any licensed product, linked to well-known characters or entertainment brands
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WINNER: Personalised Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups

Entered by: Signature Gifts(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: BFG Jump-Squiffling Giant Jigsaw

Entered by: The Lagoon Group(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Personalised Haynes Explains Manuals

Entered by: Signature Gifts(website)

Hot Novelty


Must-have silly and fun gifts and items
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WINNER: Personalised Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups

Entered by: Signature Gifts(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Inflatable Unicorn

Entered by: The Monster Factory(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: tweexy - The Original Wearable Nail Polish Bottle

Entered by: onogo.com (tweexy)(website)

Under £10


Product and gifts retailing under £10
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WINNER: LED bottle light kit

Entered by: Transomnia(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: EMERGENCY TEA BAG STASH TIN

Entered by: Really Good Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: rocket timer

Entered by: j-me(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: The BFG Dream Jar Reading Light

Entered by: IF (that company called)(website)

Nursery


Gifts and toys for children from birth to 3 years and not forgetting gifts for the expectant parents!
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WINNER: Rufus Rabbit Bunny Bonnets

Entered by: The Little Dog(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: The Peter Rabbit Little Guides

Entered by: Signature Gifts(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Zippy Bandana Bibs

Entered by: Zippy Baby Limited(website)

Kids & Teens


Gifts, toys and games for children and teens from 4 – 16!
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WINNER: Fred's Dinner Winner kids dinner tray

Entered by: KitchenCraft(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Anisnap Watches

Entered by: Melting Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Discovery Channel Smartphone Microscope

Entered by: Paladone Products Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Ministry of Defence Build your own Windups

Entered by: Fizz Creations Ltd(website)

Commemorative and Collectable Gifts

Product that would be considered collectable and personalised product
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WINNER: British Colour Standard Mugs

Entered by: Designed In Colour Ltd.(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Einstein House Puzzle

Entered by: Professor Puzzle Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Matt Sewell

Entered by: Gift Republic(website)

Craft & Handmade


Products designed and made by smaller studios with the personal touch!
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WINNER: Felt Rocking Horse Kit

Entered by: Corinne Lapierre(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: CHEF MOUSE FELTIE

Entered by: Originals International Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Fairytale House Mobile Sewing Kits

Entered by: The Crafty Kit Company(website)

Fashion Jewellery & Accessories

Fashion jewellery, scarves, bags, purses, belts
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WINNER: Flower rings

Entered by: Shrieking Violet Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Abstract Range

Entered by: Carrie Elspeth(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Changers

Entered by: Goodlookers (London) Ltd(website)

Fine Jewellery


Sterling silver, Fine gold and platinum jewellery
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WINNER: Petit Paragon

Entered by: Anakao Jewellery(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Lovey Dovey

Entered by: Claire Troughton Jewellery(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Navritok collection

Entered by: Petrazuci(website)

Home Accessories


Any item that adorns the home – modern, traditional, classic, country, urban living and fun and funky
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WINNER: 10 Reasons I Love You - Personalised Light Box

Entered by: Giggle Beaver(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Buckden 3 Stag Wall Hook

Entered by: The Libra Company(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Starlight Bottles

Entered by: Boxer Gifts(website)

Kitchen and Dining

Gifts and accessories for entertaining - including tableware, glassware, cutlery, table decoration, utensils and cooking / preparing products / materials
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WINNER: The Lobster Apron -

Entered by: Lobster Homeware LTD(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Big Fork

Entered by: New Soda(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Volkswagen Toaster

Entered by: Fizz Creations Ltd(website)

Home Fragrance


Fragranced items designed for the home - scented candles, reed diffusers, incense sticks, potpourri, oil burners and elegant room sprays
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WINNER: Candlemaking Kit

Entered by: Northumbrian Candleworks(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Designers Guild Collection

Entered by: Heyland & Whittle Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Sara Miller London - Home Fragrance Collection

Entered by: Canova Home & Fragrance Ltd.(website)

Garden and Outdoor Living

Accessories and gifts for outdoors
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WINNER: Volkswagen BBQ Hamper

Entered by: Fizz Creations Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: COLOBRI single travel hammock

Entered by: La Siesta GmbH(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: FloraBrite range

Entered by: Burgon & Ball(website)

Body, Bath and Spa

Product to complement and enhance personal health, wellbeing and frame of mind
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WINNER: Oh K! 12 Days of Beauty

Entered by: NPW(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Box of 3 Modern Man Soaps

Entered by: Rex London(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Cafe Spa Coffee Scrubs

Entered by: Wild-Olive Ltd(website)

Food & Drink

Gifts you can eat and or drink
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WINNER: The Homemade Curing Kit... Salmon

Entered by: Ross & Ross Food(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Bakedin Christmas Mug Pudding

Entered by: Bakedin(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Victor's Drinks Cider Stocking

Entered by: Victor's Drinks(website)

Pet


Gifts for pets and their loving owners, anything from treats, collars, beds for pets through to cushions, mugs and photo frames for the owners.
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WINNER: Animal Adventures

Entered by: Paladone Products Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: 'Bottom Sniffer' Beer for Dogs

Entered by: WOOF&BREW Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: VW Campervan Pet Carrier

Entered by: The Monster Factory(website)

Eco Friendly

Environmentally friendly products, usually made from recycled or upcycled materials
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WINNER: Seedball

Entered by: Project Maya(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Personalised Eco Friendly Ash Wood Tablet Holder

Entered by: Treat Gifts(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: The Tower - Insect Hotel

Entered by: Deco-Pak Limited(website)

Fair Trade


Product whose manufacture and pricing reflect local sustainability, correct and fair working conditions and business practices that allow the smaller produce continued trading
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WINNER: Fair Trade Fairy Tutu

Entered by: Believe You Can Designs Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Animal Capital Letters

Entered by: Lanka Kade(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Seedball

Entered by: Project Maya(website)

Made in UK


Product designed and manufactured in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland
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WINNER: The Lobster Apron -

Entered by: Lobster Homeware LTD(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Personalised Haynes Explains Manuals

Entered by: Signature Gifts(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: Simon Carter Traditional Wooden Shaft Umbrella

Entered by: Simon Carter Ltd(website)

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HIGHLY COMMENDED: The Treat

Entered by: Thanks I Love It(website)