What’s Hot?…in Celebrations, Stourbridge

Roger Eames with business partner Laura Didehvar at PG Live.
Roger Eames with business partner Laura Didehvar at PG Live.

Roger Eames and his business partner Laura Didehvar own Celebrations, a bustling card and gift shop located in Stourbridge, West Midlands.

This Retas award winning shop, in a large town with a loyal locals customer base, is always trying out new ideas.

 

Everyday: Across The Board from Woodmansterne

“Modern classics – the designs have a contemporary but timeless feel… they’re beautifully presented too.”

A new Happy Jackson design from Pigment.
A new Happy Jackson design from Pigment.

Cute: Boofle from UKG

“Boofle, the character himself, works and the captions are good. The knitted pup also has a strong following; people come in and ask specifically for him.”

Humour: General from Pigment

“Slightly quirky designs with a cheeky humour that’s not rude.”

Photographic: National Trust and NGS from Woodmansterne

“Often customers have visited the places on the cards and Woodmansterne supports the charities through the sale of the cards.”

The Proper Mail Company creates fresh and contemporary designs with beautiful finishes.
The Proper Mail Company creates fresh and contemporary designs with beautiful finishes.

Art: Lacie from Paperlink

“Delicate laser-cut designs that are a bit different.”

Contemporary: General from The Proper Mail Company

“These contemporary, clean and uncluttered fun designs are doing well for us.”

Vibrant with eye-catching finishes, a Sara Miller London design from The Art File.
Vibrant with eye-catching finishes, a Sara Miller London design from The Art File.

Contemporary: Sara Miller London from The Art File

“Absolutely stunning and selling very well. The colours are vibrant and the designs are lovely.”

Traditional: General from Carlton (UKG)

“Good quality cards with a good insert and lovely words; something a little bit special.”

A gorgeously sparkling Mad Dots card from Hearts Designs.
A gorgeously sparkling Mad Dots card from Hearts Designs.

Handmade/Hand-Finished: Mad Dots from Hearts Designs

“Sophisticated and sparkly, a quality product.”

A delicious ‘Gin-tastic’ Rush Design card.
A delicious ‘Gin-tastic’ Rush Design card.

Handmade/Hand-Finished: General from Rush Design

“A wide offering, in different sizes, covering special occasions and relations designs.”

 

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