Top Drawer 2019 Preview

7 January 2019

The Art File will be launching  over 250 brand new everyday designs across our entire collection for the first time at Top Drawer (Stand W41 13-15th January, Olympia,London), across 12 brand new everyday collections, and if that wasn’t enough, we’re bolstering our existing best-selling ranges with new additions. At The Art File, we’re always keen to explore different print techniques and finishes, which in this release is reflected by new die stamped cards using vibrant inks and foils onto beautiful never before used boards. These Exciting developments, coupled with our desire to bring you creative content of the highest degree, which has resulted in a collection that is unique, sophisticated, contemporary and above all, commercial.

Speaking of new finishes and boards, we are delighted to introduce the first of two specialist everyday collections. Mulberry & Olive, a new collection with a contemporary twist on a classic look. The range is made with luxury self-coloured stock, rounded corners, gold die stamping, blind embossing and mounted inserts to create this smart range. The collection comprises of both birthday and occasions cards. The Heritage colours make this sophisticated collection really stand out too.
The second specialist everyday collection is called Fossille, from Parisian designer, Michael Cailloux. Each card is individually die stamped using vibrant inks onto a soft tactile cotton mixed board and finished with detailed debossed lines. A truly unique and gorgeous collections cards. Both designed to stand out to even the most discerning of retailers

Humour is an ever growing offering from The Art File; we have two brand new laugh out loud collections making their debut at the show. Hullabaloo, a brand-new collection of humour cards are designed to appeal to a broad audience. These 25 designs, some of which have been inspired from our multi award winning humour range, Rock On are each finished with a bright pop of colour and complemented by a nice, grey envelope.
The second collection, Squeeze The Day is a funny food oriented collection to celebrate everyone’s universal obsession with food! Full of clever funs designed to put a smile on your face, these 16 original designs finished with hot foils and embossed lines to make the collection stand out even more in store.  Both of these collections sit nicely alongside the sophisticated humour of Lion, from brothers Hugo and Leo Bennett.

Alongside our home-grown newness, we’re delighted to continue hugely successful and growing relationships with a number of reputable Artists, Illustrators and Designers across the world through licensing. 2019 brings 9 brand new designs from multi award winning London based Artist, Sara Miller, as well as new designs from the ever-popular high flying I Like Birds collection, as well as a brand new cityscapes collection from Josie Shenoy, the illustrator behind Kaleidoscope and Animal Kingdom.
Ben Rothery’s Natural History collection continues to perform well, with big plans in the pipeline for a large mid year launch.

The Art File has become a growing destination for unique gift wrap, roll wrap, gift bags and tissue. For 2019 The Art File are proud to announce 3 brand new looks for our customers. The Art File gift bags come in 5 different sizes and are known for their quality, design originality and array of different finishes. Our award-winning gift wraps are full of theatre, originality and colour, specifically designed to turn heads and make presents proud! Check out the new additions, there really is something for everyone.

More and more retailers from across the UK are discovering that our roll wrap offers a refreshing alternative to other offerings currently on the market. If you are looking to spice up your roll wrap offer then you should consider ours. Art File roll wrap is 3 metres in length and printed on 80gsm FSC paper. Our rolls come with 40mm cores and are available in units of 12 rolls per design. If you order 36 rolls we’ll give you a free cardboard Art File branded dump bin too.
New for 2019 is our all singing, top of the range luxury gift wrap for those special occasions when only the best will do.
The Newest collection by renowned Parisian Artist, Michael Callioux is our favourite!

 FInally- The Art File has been shortlisted in the Top Drawer Paper awards! Please remember to vote for us here! 
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Make sure you’re among the first to see these new collections on our stand at the show. We simply cannot wait to show you! We’ll be located at Stand W41

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