Craft Focus - Page number 32 - August/September 2021 (Issue 86)

ever. Simply complete the form via an d print your passes at home for fast-track entry to the Business Design Centre in October. 2. Accommodation & travel London is always a popular staycation destination so ensure you book your accommodation well in advance. The show’s dedicated concierge team, MICE Concierge, are on hand to ensure all attendees are looked after by offering exclusive accommodation rates at hotels close to the Business Design Centre. The venue is easily accessible via London Underground and mainline stations, and pre-booked parking is also available. 3. Appointments This year’s show will be filled with buyers catching up with new and existing suppliers, so pre-arranged appointments are essential to ensure the latest product launches are viewed in comfort. The full list of brands can be viewed at EXHIBITORS 2021 Exhibitor Line Up Some of stationery’s best loved brands are returning, including Avery, CC Global, Cre8 Tapes, Cross, edding, Esterbrook, Exacompta, Frisk, Hahnemühle, Kaweco, Leuchtturm, Makers Cabinet, Manuscript Pen, Montegrappa, Parafernalia, Pentel, Pukka Pads, Royal Talens, Semikolon, Shaeffer, Silvine, Snopake, Stabilo, Staedtler, Ultratape, uni-ball and Zebra Pen. There’s also an impressive line-up of new brands, including Accent Manufacturing, Artcadia, Bark & Rock, Carioca, Goldbuch, London Block By Block, Modena by Railex, Pixie Crew, Robert Fredrick, Storigraphic, Retro 51, Starpak and Yop & Tom amongst many others. EXACLAIR STAND M501 ExaClair Limited, the UK supplier of the Exacompta®, Clairefontaine®, G. Lalo®, Herbin®, Brause®, Décopatch®, Avenue Mandarine® and Rhodia® brands is showcasing an exciting range of innovative, ecologically aware products at this year’s London Stationery Show. Last year marked the anniversaries of two iconic brands; the first centenary of G. Lalo® and 350 successful years of Herbin®. To commemorate these historic milestones, a range of limited edition items were launched. Herbin® have released a selection of 350 th anniversary gift sets, which incorporate vintage wax capped ink bottles, available in the first five colours launched by Herbin®; black, blue, red, green and violet. To mark these centenary celebrations, a collaboration between G. Lalo® and Season Paper; a French and Parisian brand, has resulted in a new collection of notepads, notebooks and correspondence sets which feature three attractive, Art Deco inspired patterns. There will also be a focus on the ever-growing selection of Clairefontaine® fine arts and crafting products, with their newest extensions to the best-selling Paint’ON and Goldline watercolour pad ranges on display, in addition to the recently launched Pastel Revolution fixative. As well as the successful Décopatch brand, a wide choice of new Clairefontaine® origami packs, plus the popular florist crepe paper will also be available to view. HAHNEMÜHLE STAND M405 Visit Hahnemuhle to experience the perfect pairing of pen and paper. Discover the new FineNotes collection of luxury writing instruments for the finest writing paper, designed and manufactured to the highest German tradition of quality and craftsmanship. These First Edition writing instruments are veritable treasures for anyone who loves writing and collecting sophisticated accessories. The limited edition consists of fountain pens, rollerballs and ballpoint pens. All Hahnemuhle’s First Edition writing instruments are coated with a palladium-nickel alloy and decorated with a striking guilloche pattern, evoking the moulds of our papermaking tradition with an individually watermarked certificate. Hahnemuhle FineNotes Manuscript notebooks are a modern writing companion that appeals to all the senses. Sophisticated recycled leather with Saffiano embossing, it’s the notebook for those who care for sustainability. Sumptuous paper which has a grammage of 100gsm in a harmonious off-white hue. Entry to London Stationery Show is free for industry professionals, you can register for your free ticket at to day! 32