Awards (Harrogate)

BCTF Awards 2016

Greetings Card Award

Greetings Today Magazine will pick a Winner, Highly Commended and Commended plus a Just Because from all the greetings exhibitors. They’ll be judged on a combination of originality, commercial viability, and wow factor with the ‘Just Because’ winner chosen for exactly that reason – just because the judges like it.

The prize for all is editorial coverage in Greetings Today and on the website along with a certificate recording their achievement.

WINNERS AT BCTF 2016

Winner:
Yoojoo

Highly Commended:
Ellacarte

Commended:
Elaine Thélier

'JUST BECAUSE' AWARD

BCTF Award for Excellence

Sponsored in 2016 by PSM Ltd
The winner receives a cheque for £250.

WINNERS AT BCTF 2016

Highly Commended:
Home Front Vintage

Commended:
Rosie Brewer

The Best Newcomer Award

The craft&design Best Newcomer Award is only open to exhibitors in the Newcomers Gallery at BCTF. It is presented in recognition of quality of design, craftsmanship and good business skills. The Winner receives a trophy and a comprehensive package of online marketing & promotion for 12 months, to the value of £1,000.  A Highly Commended Award to the value of £750 is also presented.

WINNERS AT BCTF 2016

The NAJ Award for Excellence in Jewellery

The winner will receive a prize of £1000 worth of publicity and one year’s free membership.

WINNERS AT BCTF 2016

Highly Commended:
Jenni Wilson Jewellery

Highly Commended:
Michele Daykin Jewellery

The GA Award for Excellence

The Giftware Association sits at the heart of the gift and home industry, providing support, guidance and expertise to our members. We connect a community of designers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers to help forge prosperous partnerships. Whether you’re a small start-up or a well established brand, joining our community will not only help you save time and money but also offers the opportunity to share knowledge, benefits, services and experience with a network of like-minded businesses.

At The Giftware Association we recognise the remarkable talent and creativity on display at the British Craft Trade Fair. Each year we are proud to present The Giftware Association Award for Excellence in recognition of well designed products with commercial viability.

The lucky winner gains substantial PR coverage in national trade press, social media, The GA website and e-newsletter, attracting the attention of buyers. Additionally you will also receive a year’s free membership with all the savings and assistance that we offer including free advice and legal help, savings on carriage costs as well as design protection with our Copywatch scheme and much more.

WINNERS AT BCTF 2016

The WOW Factor Award

Each exhibitor can vote for any other exhibitor whose work or display they feel is the most outstanding in the show. The winner will receive a one year free membership of designGAP/ARTgap, free page on the designGAP/ARTgap website and a free inclusion in the Spring designGAP/ARTgap directory. In addition they will be presented with a £100 cheque sponsored by PSM Ltd.

WINNERS AT BCTF 2016

Joint-Winner:
Joanna Coupland

Joint-Winner:
Gillian Arnold