Meet the Runners Up in the 2016 Gift of the Year Awards.

Following on from our round-up on the winners from the 2016 Gift of the Year Awards today we’re focusing on the highly commended products.

For each of the awards’ categories the panel of judges choose two highly commended designs to accompany each winner.

An epic selection of 40 amazing gift products; worthy runners up in the 2016 Gift of the Year Awards.

So without further ado here are the chosen gifts:

 

Highly Commended in the Under £10 Category.

UND - Ginger Fox, Eyetoons

Eyetoons Card Game by Ginger Fox. RRP £6.00.

UND - IF, Alphabook Note Books

Alphabooks Note Books by IF (That Company Called). RRP £5.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Stationery Category.

STA - IF, Gift Wrap for Books

Gift Wrap for Books by IF (That Company Called).  RRP £2.49.

STA - Thinking Gifts, Bookmonster

Bookmonster by Thinking Gifts. RRP £19.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Home Accessories Category.

HOM - DeVancer, iBeani

iBeani iPad, Tablet and eReader Tablet Bean Bag Stand by DeVancer. RPP £24.99.

HOM - Suck UK, Floating Cork Light

Floating Cork Light by Suck UK. RRP £10.00.

 

Highly Commended in the Kids Category.

KID - IF, Base Camp Lamp

The Base Camp Reading Lamp by IF (That Company Called). RRP £12.99.

KID - House of Marbles, Fun Monster Shadow Puppet Kit

Fun Monster Shadow Puppet Kit by House of Marbles. RPP £9.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Eco-Friendly Category.

ECO - Rex International, Eco Coffee Cup

Vintage Apple Eco Coffee Cup by Rex International. RRP £9.95.

ECO - Totseat, Night Owl Totseat

Night owl Totseat – the washable squashable highchair by Totseat. RRP £20.00.

 

Highly Commended in the Festive and Seasonal Category.

FES - Cuddly Kingdom, Elf Interactive Set

E;f Adventures Interactive Activity Set by Cuddly Kingdom. RRP £24.99.

FES - Bottleclocks, Flatyz Flat Candles

Flatyz Flat Candles by Bottleclocks. RRP £6.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Kitchen and Dining Category.

KIT - ECP Design, Thinking Cats

Thinking Cats by ECP Design. RRP £6.99 – £24.99.

KIT - T&G Woodware, T&G Gift Crates

T&G Gift Crates by T&G Woodware. RRP £6.99 – £11.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Occasions Category.

OCC - NPW, Confetti Balloons

Confetti Balloons by NPW. RRP £8.00.

OCC - Talking Tables, Pub Quiz

Pub Quiz by Talking Tables. RRP £20.00.

 

Highly Commended in the Fragrance Category.

HOF - Watsoap, Peony

Peony Room Spray by Branche d’Olive. RRP £21.00.

HOF - Wild-Olive, Join Us on a Fragrance Journey

Join Us on a Fragrance Journey by Wild Olive. RRP £15.00.

 

Highly Commended in the Garden & Outdoor Living Category.

GAR - Burgon & Ball, Poc-kit

Poc-Kit by Burgon & Ball. RRP £14.95.

GAR - Enigma, Patio Pool & Picnic Candle

Patio, Pool & Picnic Floatable Candle by Enigma. RRP £5.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Made in UK Category. 

MAD - Apples to Pears, Spring Watch Bird and Bat Box Kit

Spring Watch Bird and Bat Box Kit Gift Range by Apples to Pears. RRP £19.99.

MAD - Signature Gifts, Personalised Creative Colouring Book

Personalised Creative Colouring Book by Signature Gifts. RRP £19.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Branded / Character Category.

BRD - Gibsons, Marmite

Marmite Puzzle by Gibsons. RRP £14.99.

BRD - The Lagoon Group, Ladybird Party Games

Ladybird Party Games by The Lagoon Group. RRP £8.50.

 

Highly Commended in the Hot Novelty Category.

HOT - Gift Republic, Builder's Tea Mug

Builder’s Tea Mug by Gift Republic. RRP £4.99.

HOT - Gift Republic, Animal Mugs

Animal Mugs by Gift Republic. RRP £9.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Commemorative and Collectable Category. 

COM - Cherry Orchard, Down Memory Lane Mugs

Down Memory Lane Mugs by Cherry Orchard Publishing. RRP £6.99.

COM - Dunk Trading, Skratz Scratch Posters

Skratkz – Scratch Posters by Dunk Trading. RRP £15.00.

 

Highly Commended in the Body, Bath and Spa Category.

BOD - Beefayre, Waggledance Candle

Waggledance Large Scented Candles by Beefayre. RRP £24.00.

BOD - MAD Beauty, Message on a Bottle

Message on a Bottle by MAD Beauty. RRP £9.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Premium & Luxury Category. 

PRE - Quintessential, Designers Guild Silk Scarf

Designers Guild Silk Scarf by Quintessential. RRP £80.00.

PRE - NPW, Moleskine Blend Notebook

Moleskine Blend Notebook by NPW. RRP £12.99 – £16.50.

 

Highly Commended in the Gifts for Men Category.

GFM - MAD Beauty, Manitizer

Manitizer by MAD Beauty. RRP £2.99.

GFM - Elite, Camera Tin

Camera Tin by Elite. RRP £8.00.

 

Highly Commended in the Fashion Accessories Category.

ACC - BlossomCo, Dog Accessories

BlossomCo Dog Accessories by BlossomCo. RRP £18.95.

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Make-Up Glasses by Goodlookers (London). RRP £9.99.

 

Highly Commended in the Fashion Jewellery Category.

JEW - Martick, Geometric

Geometric by Martick Jewellery. RRP £30.00 – £60.00.

2016 gift of the year awards fashion jewellery category

The Birthday Flower Collection by The Silver Studio. RRP £15.00.

 

Highly Commended in the Card and Wrap Category.

CAR - Handcrafted Cards, Colour Me Bling

Colour Me Bling by The Handcrafted Card Company. RRP £2.99.

CAR - Teapot Dude, All You Need is Love and Tea

All You Need is Love and Tea by The Teapot Dude. RRP £3.85. (2017 update: website currently unavailable).