London design-led giftware trade show Top Drawer returns in September, with an autumn/winter edition of homeware and accessories event Home running alongside.
Organiser Clarion Events said that Top Drawer and Home combined will deliver an event that is 35% bigger, with more 1,000 UK and international brands on offer.
Names include Kikkerland, Lip International, SENCE Copenhagen, Cubic, Wild And Wolf, The Renovation Store, Bombay Duck, Cinderela B, Select Cards UK, Lovethelinks, Big Metal, Tulipop, Umbra, Nkuku, Edition dans sa Tete, Manta, Manhattan Toy, Apothecary & Barbershop Supply Co. and hundreds more. The shows will welcome 50% more international exhibitors including Tulipop, Matt & Nat, Kikkerland, Edition Dans Sa Tete, BOOKMAN.
Top Drawer sees the return of Spotted, a section of the show designed to create an entry point for a new generation of design-based businesses who have never before been seen at a major UK trade fair. The selection includes Heidi Nicole Design, Oscar Francis, Robin & Mould and 15 others.
Clarion Events claims many brands have chosen Top Drawer as their only show this season while 40% of exhibitors are also making their debut at Top Drawer this September. It added that more than 80% of visitors believe that Top Drawer is the best place to discover design-led gifts, while 45% of Top Drawer’s UK buyers visit no other trade events in their buying calendars.
Both events will be held at Olympia from Septrmber 14 to September 16.