The Henires Awards


The finalists and categories for The Henries 2018 are as follows:


The Lynn Tait Most Promising Young Designer or Artist Award


Emma Grant, in-house designer for Cardmix, The Proper Mail Company and Woodmansterne
Charlotte Mason, in-house designer for Woodmansterne and The Proper Mail Company
Matt Nguyen, founder of Jolly Awesome
Ian Owen, illustrator and founder of Folio
Lizzie Parker, founder of Penguin Ink
Emma Pearce, senior designer for Hotchpotch


Sponsored by Paperchase

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Best Cute Range


Fizzle & Pop from Twizler
Fruit & Friends from Stripey Cat
Krafty Glitter from Tache Crafts
Scrabbley Pom Pets from Bexy Boo
Tiny Squee Mousies from Santoro
Zoo Lane from Paper Salad


Sponsored by Alpha Colour Printers

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Best Spring Seasons Range


Charming Valentine's from Blue Eyed Sun
Gin + Frolics Mother's Day from Rosie Made a Thing
Easter Collection from Roger la Borde
Father's Day Collection from Ohh Deer
Father's Day Collection from Sooshichacha
Quicksilver Easter from Wendy Jones-Blackett


Sponsored by GF Smith

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Best Contemporary Trend Range


Brush Strokes from Stop The Clock Design
Cosmic from Meraki
Cut Outs from Jolly Awesome
Everyday Word Play from Poet and Painter
Miami Vibes from Hotchpotch
Pinata from Redback Cards


Sponsored by National Stationery Show

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Best Humorous Range


Classics from Deadpan
Cloud Nine from Redback Cards
Everyday Humour from Mean Mail
Holy Flaps from Redback Cards
Hurrah for Gin from Cath Tate Cards
World of Moose from Woodmansterne


Sponsored by Transrap

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Best Art Range


Charcoal + Sparkle from Sarah Boddy
David Doran from U Studio Design
David Shrigley x Brainbox Candy from Brainbox Candy
Escapes from 1790 Cards
Landmarks from I Drew This
Wildlife Botanical from Lola Design


Sponsored by Top Drawer

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Best Male Range


Brooklyn from Folio
Fit For A King from GBCC
Jamboree from Paper Salad
Luxe from Hotchpotch
Paloma Blue from Belly Button Designs
Ralph from Stop the Clock Design


Sponsored by Slater Harrison

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Best Handmade or Hand-finished Range


The Adventure Collection from Stephanie Davies Design
Love Is A Four Legged Word from English Graphics
Paper Kisses from Janie Wilson
Pure Fabrication from Counting Stars
Strawberry Fizz from Ling Design
Embroidery - style 416 from The Proper Mail Company


Sponsored by Ebb Paper

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Best Contemporary Words or Sentiments Range


#Justsayin from Lucy Maggie Designs
Classics from Deadpan
Cloud Nine from Redback Cards
Glitter Typography Collection from Oh Squirrel
Graph from Paper Plane
More Glitter!!! from Counting Stars


Sponsored by Loxley's The Digital Hub

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Best Traditional Words or Sentiments Range


Eternal from IC&G
Love + Laughter from Paperlink
Love Unlimited from Pigment
Symbols of Love from UK Greetings
Treasured Moments from Words 'n' Wishes
Velvet from Jonny Javelin


Sponsored by Solutions Polska

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Best Children's Range


BK's from Noi Publishing
Hoot Parade from U Studio Design
Marzipan from Paper Rose
Paper Gallery Juvenile Ages from GBCC
Party Popper from Cinnamon Aitch
Zoo Lane from Paper Salad


Sponsored by Loxleys UK

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Best Wholesale Range


Candy Club from Xpress Yourself
Cherished Moments from Regal Publishing
Everyday Collection from Out of the Blue Studios
Female Collection from Simon Elvin
In Loving Memory from Regal Publishing
Special Days from Simon Elvin


Sponsored by LB Warehousing

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Best Occasions or Relations Range


Copperleaf from Janie Wilson
Gin + Frolics from Rosie Made a Thing
Happy Jackson from Pigment
Occasions Collection from Naughty Little Cards
Paloma from Belly Button Designs
Straight Talkin' from Abacus Cards


Sponsored by Fedrigoni

www.fedrigoni.co.uk

Best Christmas Box or Pack


Christmas Houses from The Art File
Iced Silver from Five Dollar Shake
Pizazz Limited Edition from Nigel Quiney
Poles Apart RSPCA Charity Collection from UK Greetings
Sally Swannell Snowy Street from Wrendale Designs
Snowy Farm Scene Premium Box from Noel Tatt


Sponsored by Gould Paper Sales UK ltd

www.gouldpaper.com

Best Christmas Counter Cards Range


Christmas Collection from Naughty Little Cards
Festive Friends from The Handcrafted Card Company
Flair from Hotchpotch
Gin + Frolics from Rosie Made a Thing
Paloma Christmas from Belly Button Designs
Sketched from Janie Wilson


Sponsored by Windles

www.windles.co.uk

Best Photographic Range


1000 Words from U Studio Design
No Kidding from Woodmansterne
Nostalgic Memories from Honovi Design
Say It from CardMix
Travel/Ocean from The Art Group
Unleashed from Portfolio


Sponsored by Spring Fair and Autumn Fair

   

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Best Licensed Card Range


Disney/Marvel Magazine Covers from Hallmark
I Like Birds from The Art File
Ladybird Books for Grown-ups from Danilo
Peter Rabbit from UK Greetings
Quentin Blake from Woodmansterne
Sara Miller London from The Art File


Sponsored by Skeet Print

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Best Giftwrappings Collection


Confetti Balloon from Belly Button Bubble
NW's from Noi Publishing
Paper Salad from Glick
Sara Miller SS18 from Penny Kennedy
Starry Starry Night from Five Dollar Shake
Stephanie Dyment Everyday from Glick


Sponsored by Progressive Greetings Live

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The Henry Cole Classic Award


This award is for ranges that have stood the test of time. All winners of this award enter The Henry Cole Hall of Fame. The 2018 winner will join previous winners, which are Bestie from Paperlink, Eric the Penguin from GBCC, Forever Friends from Hallmark, Giggles from UKG, Me to You from CBG, Medici Cards Blue Label from GBCC, On the Ceiling from Emotional Rescue, Pizazz from Nigel Quiney, Pop-Ups from Second Nature, Quentin Blake from Woodmansterne and Rainbow from Ling Design.

The Bright Side from Really Good
Die Stamped from Caroline Gardner
Harold's Planet from Clare Maddicott Publications
Matt from Woodmansterne
Photocaptions from Cath Tate Cards
Swing Cards from Santoro


Sponsored by The Sherwood Press

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Best Service To The Independent Retailer


Cherry Orchard Publishing
Grass Roots
IC&G
Jonny Javelin
Nigel Quiney
Noel Tatt
Paperlink
Pigment
Second Nature
UK Greetings
Woodmansterne
Words 'n' Wishes


Sponsored by Herbert Walkers

www.herbertwalkers.co.uk

Honorary Achievement Award

Sponsored by UK Envelope Centre

www.ukenvelopecentre.co.uk