We Won!!!

We are so so happy about winning
Product of the year – children’s category
in the 2016 Make awards.

PicMonkey Collage

This year our Personalised Daddy and Me book was nominated for children’s product of the year and we are so chuffed that we won.

Product of the year

This is the second personalised children’s book we created and we were so pleased it was such a hit. Tom was the super talent behind the illustrations of the book and Wendy came up with the story and the design. It took months of creative designing/planning/brainstorming/illustrating to create the perfect tale so its great that all the hard work, blood, sweat and tears put into it has been recognised.

Daddy and me sketches

If you want to read more about Tom or how the making of our books you can click on the links below
The making of our personalised books
Our very talented Tom

make awards
A very tearful Wendy accepting our award

What are the make awards about?
(in NOTHS words) The annual celebration of brilliance! A search to find (and salute) the next bunch of talented Partners; those who do creativity, originality and ingenuity better than anyone else.
These awards – selected by our panel of judges – recognise great business strategy, strong growth, clear innovation and impressive originality.
Its to reward the very best ‘wow’ products; the most unique, innovative and inspiring of ideas.

The beginnings of the book….

This year’s judging panel is made up of industry experts and key figures at notonthehighstreet.com.

Simon Belsham – CEO of Not on the high street
Holly Tucker – founder and chief inspirator of Not on the high street
Sophie cornish – Founder and NED of not on the high street
Ben Spriggs – deputy editor of Elle decoration
Matthew Caines- editor of Telegraph connect

The awards were hosted at the Sky Garden Tower in London, Its a pretty incredible building with a fantastic view of the city.

sky garden


Make awards

It was great evening with lots of other very worthy winners. It was really nice to be in the company of fellow NOTHS partners, catch up, share advice and have a good old gossip!

Tom, Wendy and Bob
Tom, Wendy and Bob with our award!

Our latest addition to our perosnalised books is the ‘Personalised First Christmas Storybook’. A beautifully illustrated children’s book, capturing the excitement of your child’s first ever Christmas. Its available now and exclusive to Not On The High Street so head on over to take a look.

Personalised First Christmas Storybook

Personalised North Pole Adventure Book

Personalised Eggcellent Adventure Book

Personalised Daddy And Me Book

Tom and Wendy are working hard on a new book as we speak…. ‘Mummy and me’… so watch this space. It’ll be out in the new year…