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With 11product categories, a Good Design category and a Judges’ Choice Award to selectduring their judging day last week (April 3rd), this year’s judgingpanel for the Supplier Stationery Awards spent the day surrounded by the lateststationery product developments and ideas.

“Ably guided once again by chair Henri Davis, our hard-workingjudges gave up their day to review the Supplier entries – which this year cameto just over 370 items!” said event manager Hazel Fieldwick. 

“This year’s judging line-up represented a wide cross-section ofstationery retail and they all enjoyed meeting and getting to know each otherduring the judging process.”

This year’s judges are Abigail Ball – deputy stationery and cardbuyer at Fenwick, Chris Lambert – founder of Scrawlr, Debbie Wigglesworth – consultantat The Paper Passionist, Katy Golden – head of gift at The Great British CardCompany, Mark Hayhurst – editor at Craft Business, Sarah Laker – owner ofStationery Supplies Marple and Sidonie Warren – co-founder of Papersmiths.

This is the first time the Supplier Stationery Awards have beenjudged prior to the Stationery Show but organisers were keen to give the judgesmore time to review the hundreds of products that are entered.

“The judging panel will be on hand at the Awards Evening to helpus hand out the Winner trophies – they did a great job for us, so will be goodto give them a round of applause too!” said Hazel.

The finalists in each category are listed below and the winnerswill be announced at the Stationery Awards Evening on Tuesday, 30 April.  All finalists will be allocated two ticketsto the Awards Ceremony and will be contacted shortly so that they can nominatewho they would like to attend.

The finalists are: (this info has also just been revealed on

Art &Crafts – Sponsored by Craft Business:

Company Product
Stone Marketing Ltd ABT Dual Brush Pens (Set of 6) - NEW Candy and Vintage Colours by Tombow
Chameleon Art Products Ltd Chameleon Fineliners
West Design Products Marabu Textil Screen Printing Set
Securit by Vermes BV Woody Transparent Chalkboard


Company Product
COLOP UK Ltd e-mark
Brahman Design Høvel
Stone Marketing Ltd Mina LED Desk Lamp by Lexon
Lime Stationery & Art Pininfarina Codex Desk Accessory

Diaries,Organisers and Calendars:

Company Product
Busy B Bridesmaid Planner
Hello Day Chic Grey Planner
Busy B Goals Diary
Quadrille Publishing Oliver Bonas: Work Hard, Play Hard & Be Kind A6 2019 Diary

EverydayWriting Instruments:

Company Product
FLB Group/Filofax Clipbook Erasable Pen Range
Studio Pens (UK Distributor) Kaweco FROSTED Sport Series
Portico Designs Ltd Sky + Miller Pens
Lime Stationery & Art Troika Construction Pen Brass

Filing& Storage:

Company Product
ExaClair Limited 1928 Filing & Organisation Range
West Design Products Noteworthy Metallic Mono Pop-Up Pen Pot

GiftPackaging & Wrap:

Company Product
Quadrille Publishing Cath Kidston: Eiderdown Rose Wrapping Paper Book
Paper Mirchi Hand Batiked Gift Wrap
Paper Mirchi Hand Tie Dyed Gift Wrap
ExaClair Limited Tiny Roll Kraft Gift Wrapping Range


Company Product
Portico Designs Ltd Alice Scott Range
Quadrille Publishing English Heritage: Fold & Post
Quadrille Publishing I Like Birds: Garden Birds Weekly Planner
Portico Designs Ltd Joules Range

Notebooks& Journals:

Company Product
Quadrille Publishing A Mother's Memory Journal
LEUCHTTURM1917 Bauhaus 100 years
Stone Marketing Ltd Candy Notebook by Nuuna
Derwent Derwent A5 Bullet Journal Set
NUCO INTERNATIONAL LTD NU: Stone Vegan Leather A5 Journal & NU: Stone Flexible A5 Journal
Busy B Pregnancy Journal


Company Product
Securit by Vermes BV 3D Chalkboard Whale by Securit®
Lime Stationery & Art Derwent Secret Map & Compass Pencil
Handy Spelling Table Colouring Placement


Company Product
Envelopes Ltd Flutelopes
Petra Boase Ltd GC-PBC-0006 Panda Balloon Card
BrownTrout Publishers Ltd Stay Gold de Luxe Flat Notes
Cambridge Imprint LLP The Concertina Card Range

WritingInstruments over £25 RRP:

Company Product
Stone Marketing Ltd Claim Your Style 849 Ballpoint Pen by Caran d'Ache
Manuscript Pen Company Modern Calligraphy Gift Set
Lime Stationery & Art Pineider Mystery filler demonstrator pen
Lime Stationery & Art Troika Capmatic Pen

GoodDesign – Sponsored by The Giftware Association:

Company Product
Paper Mirchi Handcrafted Artisan Gift Wrap
VENT for Change Ideas Collection
ExaClair Limited Tiny Roll Kraft Gift Wrapping Range

The ‘Bestof the Best’ Judges’ Choice Award Winner will be announced on 30 April…

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