Make Awards 2021

Our annual Make Awards shine a spotlight on the epic small businesses who’ve gone the extra mile, made innovative creations or put a little extra goodness into the world. This year, we were dazzled by the finalist’s creativity, originality and thoughtfulness – so get scrolling to meet the inspiring winners and the products of the year. Love what you see? Don’t forget to browse our curated edit of award-winning goodies. It’s time to roll out the red carpet...

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Meet our guest judges

We had help choosing the winners from some special guest judges. Their support for small businesses and expertise in their respective fields made them a pretty marvellous panel.

Fearne Cotton, broadcaster, author & founder of Happy Place

Fearne Cotton, broadcaster, author & founder of Happy Place

Henry Holland, creative director and design consultant

Henry Holland, creative director and design consultant

Maira Ahmed, entrepreneur and Young Ambassador for The Prince's Trust

Maira Ahmed, entrepreneur and Young Ambassador for The Prince's Trust

Partner awards

Whether it’s giving back to the community or pivoting their business to create something even more magical, meet our award-winning Partners…

Claire Davenport, notonthehighstreet CEO

“From their incredibly innovative products to their passion for the environment, Willsow is much-deserving of our Small Business of the Year award. They’re a shining example of what notonthehighstreet stands for and will no doubt inspire existing and future small business owners. We hope the £10,000 prize helps them on the next stage of their exciting journey.”

- Claire Davenport, notonthehighstreet CEO

Product awards

From innovative design to wonderfully thoughtful gifts, prepare to feel inspired by our talented product award-winners.

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