Gift Focus inc Attire Accessories - January/February 2023

44 CINNAMON AITCH T: +44 (0)121 773 6833 E: Cinnamon Aitch says: “It’s been a while – 16 years! – since Cinnamon Aitch exhibited at the NEC but 2023 sees the company return to the Spring Fair armed with an abundance of fantastic new launches. Amidst many new additions to favourite ranges there will also be the release of two brand new stunning greetings card ranges Primrose Hill and Skylark. Both ranges have been beautifully and sensitively hand painted, printed on gorgeous heavyweight FSC board and supplied with a bespoke FSC printed envelope. The similarities end here as “Primrose Hill has a pretty, contemporary feel with flowers, cakes and bottles of bubble delicately illustrated and carefully finished by hand. The format is 140mm square and each of the eighteen designs are priced at £1.45, RRP £3.50. “Skylark nods to the beauty of nature and characters within it. You will find otters with birthday hats, a squirrel offering cake and a balloon adorned pig to name but a few. The thirty strong range includes birthdays, occasions and spills into the cutest collection of children’s ages. C6, £1.15 RRP £2.75. Skylark has been sensitively translated into stationery products including little card packs and notebooks whilst hand made soy wax candles and handmade eco soaps continue the story into gift. “Fantastic new designs have also been added to Bloom, which now sees milestone age cards in the range whilst contemporary range She has also seen some bright, new additions. A shout out too for the men who now have their own He designs spanning ages and skin tones, a range that promises to be as popular as it’s female counterpart. “All cards and gifts are beautifully designed, environmentally kind and proudly made in the UK with love. This continues the Cinnamon Aitch story into it’s 28th year of trading and demonstrates the strong signature of contemporary design alongside its enviable reputation for fine quality and friendly efficient service.” STAND: 3P44 PINTAIL CANDLES T: +44 (0)1539 559 007 E: Pintail Candles will be celebrating its 30th birthday in style with of course, lots of candles and possibly a cake or more likely, a mint cake or two. So, head to the stand in Hall 4 to join in the festivities and to preview the new Spring and Summer collection. Taking centre stage on the stand will be their original candles in a tin, the Paint Pot Candles presented on their striking artist palette display. Pintail Candles were one of the first in the UK to create a candle tin and their range of Paint Pots features 40 fragrances in a variety of colours to suit every mood and home décor. Prime position on the easel will be the new fruity Peaches and Passion Fruit candle sitting alongside popular fragrances Wild Rose & Rhubarb and sparkling Elderflower Pressé. Each candle is individually hand poured and they have been made in the Lake District since the company was first started. The surrounding natural beauty of Cumbria has always been an inspiration and is celebrated with their cheerful Daffodil & Morning Dew, an invigorating Lakeland Spring and a wild and fruity Bilberry & Heather. These fine fragrances are presented in a range of sizes and colours including their signature Triple Wick and Co-ordinate candles. These two ranges present 24 fragrances in striking, colourful styling and will feature another new fragrance at the show, Muguet & Magnolia, alongside contemporary Apple Mint & Rose and best selling Sea Salt. Occasions candles were yet another original creation of Pintail Candles. Over the years they have updated the range, keeping ahead of trends and ensuring that they remain as popular as ever. Firm favourites include Fab Friend presented in an exotic Peppered Pomegranate fragrance, Thank You and Happy Birthday in a gender-neutral crisp Linen and White Pepper scent. Completing this season’s collection are their best-selling fragrances lovingly presented in a selection of Wax Melts, Reed Diffusers, Refill Oils and Glass Candles. STAND: 4 G85