This ad will be closed automatically in X seconds.

“We Did It!” Best Kept Secrets Thrilled By Their Success At The Gift Awards

When the team from Best Kept Secrets heard the company’s name announced as the winner of the Gift of the Year’s Best Home Fragrance category at The Gift Awards (16 May), for their Just Because Three Lite Boxes, there were great whoops of joy and much cheering, as Vanessa, Paul and Madeleine Curry made their way to the stage to receive their trophy from Penny Shaw, managing director of Cardgains, sponsors of the category.

Above: Best Kept Secrets’ managing director Vanessa, director Paul, and daughter Madeleine Curry, received their GOTY trophy from Penny Shaw, managing director of Cardgains, category sponsor.
Above: Best Kept Secrets’ managing director Vanessa, director Paul, and daughter Madeleine Curry, received their GOTY trophy from Penny Shaw, managing director of Cardgains, category sponsor.

“This win is a tremendous honour and a testament to our dedicated team and the love and care we pour into every product,” enthused Best Kept Secrets’ managing director Vanessa Curry. “Being recognised alongside such esteemed brands is truly incredible.”

Above: Delighted team members take photos of Vanessa, Paul and Madeleine Curry as they head to the stage.
Above: Delighted team members take photos of Vanessa, Paul and Madeleine Curry as they head to the stage.

Vanessa, husband and director Paul Curry, and daughter Madeleine “who does it all”, according to Vanessa, brought nine members of staff down from Morpeth to attend the event in London, all dressed in matching pink hoodies with Best Kept Secrets name emblazoned on them.

Above: Dressed for success! All 12 members of the Best Kept Secrets team leaving Morpeth for London wearing matching hoodies.
Above: Dressed for success! All 12 members of the Best Kept Secrets team leaving Morpeth for London wearing matching hoodies.

“Every decision we make is with an eye toward environmental stewardship and community involvement,” Vanessa explained. “The Just Because Collection, central to the brand’s recent accolade, offers an affordable, heartfelt gifting solution for under £10. The collection includes the GOTY award-winning Three Lite Boxes, which feature colourful, recyclable vessels filled with the brand’s best-selling scents and adorned with messages for every occasion.”

Above: The GOTY award winning Just Because Three Lite Boxes.
Above: The GOTY award winning Just Because Three Lite Boxes.

Best Kept Secrets received nominations across multiple Gift of the Year categories in this year’s awards, including My Gift of All Time, and for their ethical and sustainable practices with the Our Fragrant World collectiondeveloped in collaboration with designer Nicky Dawson. It includes candles made from plant-based waxes, underscoring the brand’s innovative approach to sustainability.

Founded almost three decades ago, Best Kept Secrets operates from the company’s workshop in Morpeth.

Top: The Best Kept Secrets team can’t contain their joy as the company’s name is announced as winner of the Gift of the Year Best Home Fragrance Gift Product or Range category.

MORE NEWS
Phil Pond
 
Speaking at the Exclusively show last week, trend forecaster Phil Pond looked at and what is going to influence how people think, feel and live...
Tales & Treats
 
Launched by Tales & Treats, the candles celebrate the UK’s most loved dog breeds, with each one having its own unique design and tale...
Look_out
 
“It was encouraging to see how licensing is allowing manufacturers to think differently and to provide retailers with market ready solutions” ...
Mantons
 
“To be considered alongside some of the best known and largest retailers in the UK is an exciting honour for myself and the team”...
LtBE_JamieOliver
 
Lifetime Brands has partnered with Jamie Oliver on a brand new tableware collection...
Source_
 
“London is a fantastic retail destination packed with innovation and experience, and we want to offer an opportunity to our visitors to see what different retailers are doing”...
Get the latest news sent to your inbox
Subscribe to our daily newsletter

The list doesn't exist! Make sure you have imported the list on the 'Manage List Forms' page.