Top Drawer is set to present a host of exclusive brands and world product launches, as the UK’s leading international design-led event returns to Olympia London for s/s 18 this weekend. Taking place 14 to 16 January, the show showcases over 1500 curated design-led brands across Home, Gift, Fashion and Craft.
With an exclusive collection of captivating products across Interior Accessories, Kitchen & Dining, Furniture & Lighting and Outdoor Living, Home presents buyers with an exclusive selection with over 200 of the very best brands. Debuting this edition are Anna + Nina BV, Emma Alington, Green Lili, Ian Mankin, Jacky Al-Samarraie, Jersey Pottery, Laura Spring, Royal Crown Derby, Small World Textiles, The Stitch Society, Turtle Mats, Wald & Co and Zak Designs.
Providing a platform for the most exquisite handmade products, Craft brings together over 140 makers who specialise in Ceramic & Glass, Fashion & Textiles, Jewellery and Mixed Media. Highlights this season include Abigail Bury, Ali Tomlin Ceramics, Arwyn Jones Ceramics, Benefield Spencer Glass, BTU Studio, Emily Cross Ceramics, Harriet Elkerton, Harriet Morris Jewellery, Harris and Hall, Gilly Langton Jewellery, Katie Victoria, Kyra Mihailovic Ceramics, Rolfe and Wills, The Silver Shed and Suzanne Breakwell.
The January edit also brings together a selection of over 200 accessories and jewellery labels. Buyers have the chance to discover the hottest trends of the season and add exciting new collections to their offering. The Fashion roster for s/s 18 features Amadoria, Azuni, Estella Bartlett, Lisa Angel, One Hundred Stars Trading, Ottoman Hands, Rachel Jackson, Rodgers&Rodgers, White Leaf, Last True Angel and many more.
‘Men Only’ will also make its debut, a new concept area showcasing an edit of leading men’s fashion brands for the new season, including Oliver Spencer, Il Bussetto, Double00, Both Barrels, Briston Watches, Sipahi & Co and Junghan Watches.
Presenting a hand-picked selection of jewellery and accessories brands never seen in the UK, Fashion Spy will welcome international jewellery brands Bermuda Born, Cuques De Ilum, Eduards Accessories, Flo & Vie, Isabel LaMadrid, L’Ellie, Luli Art Bijoux, Monica Maja Richardson, Paca Peca, Rosa Mendez and The Italian Handbag Company to the UK market for the very first time.
Meanwhile, combining the most desirable brands across Gift, Wellbeing and Children’s, the s/s 18 edit will bring buyers the newest and largest collection of design-led products from leading brands and sought-after names. Nkuku, True Grace, Caroline Gardner, Cubic, Dassie, Jellycat, Kikkerland, Max Benjamin, Rex, Rice, Stone Marketing, Sunnylife, Wild & Wolf, aden + anais, Moomin, Bob & Blossom, K-Play, Margarete Steiff, Temerity Jones, Notable Designs, Valerie Graham, Moulin Roty, Abahna, Ashleigh & Burwood, Sophie Allport, SC Brands, Doiy, Izipizi, Castelbel, Artigos de Beleza, La compagnie de Provence, Wildfire Tepees, Londji, Captain Fawcett, Nathalie Bond Organics and Durance are amongst the 300 brands, most exclusive to Top Drawer, that will be launching their new products.
A large curated selection of designers and publishers can be found in the Greetings & Stationery area, bringing visitors the latest ranges of greeting cards, stationery, prints, wrapping paper and postcards. Names include 1973, Portico Designs, Wrap, Suzan O’Hanlon, ArtPress, Belly Button Designs, Five Dollar Shake, Katie Leamon, Lagom Design, Ohh Deer, Roger La Borde, The Art File, U Studio and many more.
Food Emporium, meanwhile, introduces some of the finest producers, artisans and brands. With a delectable collection of ‘giftable’ food products, from oils and condiments to seasonal treats and confectionery, exhibitors include Ginmeister, Joe’s Gourmet Foods, Joe & Seph’s, Lillypuds, NomNom Chocolate, Hawkshead Relish Company, Hasslachers, Pinkster Gin, Paxton & Whitfield, Popcorn Kitchen, Truffle Hunter and Willie’s Cacao.
Finally, introducing a host of design debutants, Spotted celebrates innovative and commercially appealing, beautifully designed products. This season’s line-up includes Adelle Hickey, Alexia Peck, Allegoric Designs, Apiary Made, Cult Ceramics and Cult Vinegar, Ginger Hare, GLB Graphics, I am Nat, Keeler and Sidaway, Kitsch Noir, Moby Maps, Onua, Perch Upholstery, Pick Art Home, Print Circus, Rowenna Mason, Sofia Lime Sousa, The Natural Beauty Pot, The Pattern Book, The Owl & the Apothecary, Trinca-Ferro, Tutti London, Wanderlust Paper Co., Wolf & Ink and Yanii Akeliah.
Top Drawer will be held on 14-16 January 2018 at London Olympia. For more information visit www.topdrawer.co.uk