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Drapers Awards 2009 shortlist announced

The shortlist for the Drapers Awards 2009 has been announced.

The Drapers Awards take place on November 18 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, on Park Lane, London. For more information and to book tickets visit


Best New Business

C.See Boutique, Walton on Thames, Surrey

Feather & Stitch, London

Hayden Taylor, Gloucester

Hi Hi, Oxted, Surrey

Kiosk 78, Leeds

Signature 2, Aberdeen


Best New Store or Department

Sponsored by Land Securities

Next, Oxford St, London

Superdry, Covent Garden, London

Timberland, Westfield London

Topshop, New York

Van Mildert, Gateshead

White Stuff, Reading


Designer Store of the Year  

Brown Thomas, Dublin

Browns, London

C.See Boutique, Walton on Thames, Surrey

Harvey Nichols, London

Maggie & Co, Torquay

Start, London

The Convenience Store, London

The Shop At Bluebird, London


Etailer of the Year

Sponsored by PayPal


Independent Department Store of the Year 

Allders, Croydon

CampHopson, Newbury

Clements & Church, Birmingham

Townrow Department Stores, Braintree, Essex


Kidswear Retailer of the Year  

Sponsored by CWF

Humbug, Ilkley, Yorkshire

Jellyrolls, Leicester

Milk & Honey, Harrogate

Mon Amie Studios, Manchester


Larger Multiple of the Year  



Mamas & Papas



New Look





Lingerie Retailer of the Year

Sponsired by Panache

Affair Lingerie, Pontefract, Yorkshire

Apartment C, London

Boudiche, Glasgow



Shirley C Lingerie, Windermere

Whisper Lingerie, Auchterarder, Scotland


Marketing Initiative of the Year

Sponsored by Global Refund





The Convenience Store, London


White Stuff


Menswear Retailer of the Year  

Browns, London

George Whitehead, Cobham, Surrey

Hayden Taylor, Gloucester

Hugo Thomas, Belfast

Stowers Bespoke, London

Van Mildert, Gateshead


Multiple Department Store of the Year  


House of Fraser

John Lewis


Smaller Multiple of the Year

Sponsored by Prologic

American Apparel

Cult Clothing

Fran and Jane, Dublin

Hallett Retail (concessions)



White Stuff


Womenswear Retailer of the Year

Sponsored by Oui

Alizari, Chester

Austique, London

Courtyard, Guildford, surrey

Havetolove, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Jacks for Women, Market Harborough

Si Belle, Traporley, Cheshire

Snooty Frox, Harrogate

The Dressing Room, St Albans, Hertfordshire

Wild Swans, London


Young Fashion Retailer of the Year

Bagga Menswear, Chislehurst, Kent

OD’s, St Helens, Merseyside

Signature 2, Aberdeen

Van Mildert, Darlington, County Durham


Brand categories shortlist to be announced

Readers' comments (1)

  • Martin Ailion

    Good luck to OD's. I've know Chris since he first started. He's one of the good guys.

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