Judging Criteria

Gift of the Year honours are awarded to the latest most original and innovatively designed products that could be given as gifts. During the intense judging process our judges are looking for, considering and selecting on the following elements:


The Shortlist and Selection

The judges will shortlist approximately 10 items per category.

One winner will be chosen from each category based on scoring by the judges. In addition, two or three products will be highly commended.

All winning and highly commended products will be showcased at the Spring and Autumn Fairs 2018, held at the NEC in Birmingham.