Rewind The Henries 80s Electric Dreams Event 

The Henries 2018 awards event was one to remember by all of the ‘glitterati’ who were there to make history at the 80s Electric Dreams-themed extravaganza.

While the focus was to discover which ranges had won the industry’s top publishing accolades, there was lots of fun to be had and schmoozing to be done, until the early hours.

PG Buzz shares a flavour of The Henries 2018…

Above: 80s icon Pat Sharp, who hosted the event, was happy to pose with (right-left) Glick’s Becky Dobson, Michelle Airth and Stephanie Dyment (of Stephanie Dyment Designs) with the trophy for Best Giftwrappings Range.
Above: 80s icon Pat Sharp, who hosted the event, was happy to pose with (right-left) Glick’s Becky Dobson, Michelle Airth and Stephanie Dyment (of Stephanie Dyment Designs) with the trophy for Best Giftwrappings Range.
Above: The Windles team at the company’s popular pre-reception drinks party.
Above: The Windles team at the company’s popular pre-reception drinks party.
Above: Some of the male members of the Five Dollar Shake gang sporting 80s hairstyles at the Windles party.
Above: Some of the male members of the Five Dollar Shake gang sporting 80s hairstyles at the Windles party.
Above: Card Factory’s creative director and major shareholder, Stuart Middleton (centre) with PG’s Jakki Brown and Warren Lomax who was ‘adamant’ about being dressed for the theme.
Above: Card Factory’s creative director and major shareholder, Stuart Middleton (centre) with PG’s Jakki Brown and Warren Lomax who was ‘adamant’ about being dressed for the theme.
Above: It was revealed on the big screen that Max Publishing’s long serving photographer, Eddie Macdonald was the bass player and songwriter for 80s band, The Alarm.
Above: It was revealed on the big screen that Max Publishing’s long serving photographer, Eddie Macdonald was the bass player and songwriter for 80s band, The Alarm.
(right-left) Jo Clarke (Toasted Crumpet), Bex Hassett (Bexy Boo), Rosie Harrison (Rosie Made A Thing, who was rolling on her pink skates into the early hours), Jess Hogarth (Jessica Hogarth Designs) and Abbie Ross (GF Smith).
Above: (right-left) Jo Clarke (Toasted Crumpet), Bex Hassett (Bexy Boo), Rosie Harrison (Rosie Made A Thing, who was rolling on her pink skates into the early hours), Jess Hogarth (Jessica Hogarth Designs) and Abbie Ross (GF Smith).
Above: House of Cards’ Miles Robinson with Really Good’s Lisa Shoesmith (centre) and Fi Burge, both of whom were attired in authentic 80s garb.
Above: House of Cards’ Miles Robinson with Really Good’s Lisa Shoesmith (centre) and Fi Burge, both of whom were attired in authentic 80s garb.
Above: Woodmansterne’s Keith Gillespie with John Lewis’ Lisa Shoesmith (left) and Fatima Mapara.
Above: Woodmansterne’s Keith Gillespie with John Lewis’ Lisa Rutherford (left) and Fatima Mapara.
Above: The Five Dollar Shake Glitter Station was a very popular addition to the event. Members of the glitterati included Card Factory’s Zoe Procter (centre) with UKG’s Rachel Wood (left) and Ceri Stirland.
Above: The Five Dollar Shake Glitter Station was a very popular addition to the event. Members of the glitterati included Card Factory’s Zoe Procter (centre) with UKG’s Rachel Wood (left) and Ceri Stirland.
Above: Hitting the high notes! (Left-right) Michaela Vrabelova (Roger la Borde), Meera Santoro (Santoro), Jenni Bartlett (Roger la Borde) and Tara Strickland (Santoro).
Above: Hitting the high notes! (Left-right) Michaela Vrabelova (Roger la Borde), Meera Santoro (Santoro), Jenni Bartlett (Roger la Borde) and Tara Strickland (Santoro).

You can watch The Henries 2018 Year In The UK Greeting Card Industry audio visual here:

(On the night, the soundtrack featured original 80s tracks).

All the photos from The Henries 2018 can be downloaded from the awards’ website (www.thehenriesawards.co.uk) or by clicking here

Top: ‘David Bowie’ aka Charlie Fowler (of David Live) wowed the audience with his musical performance.

 

 

 

 

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