In a short space of time Sara Miller has achieved a lot in the stationery and greeting cards industry, being awarded the Henries Awards in 2016. Her elegant and colourful creations are full of life and fit in perfectly with Portmeirion’s ceramic shapes and brand purpose of creating fun and timeless designs for the home. Following the success of the Piccadilly Mug Set launched earlier in the year, a new tableware, afternoon tea and tabletop accessories collection was introduced in July.
About Sara Miller London
Sara Miller is an award-winning British designer who has stamped her mark in a number of different areas including greeting cards, fashion, print and homewares. Achieving a first class honours degree in Textile and Surface Pattern Design from Leeds University, she was also named “Most Promising Young Designer of 2016” in the prestigious Henries Awards, the Oscars of the greetings card industry.
Her design work has always been influenced by her passion for travel and a love for experiencing different cultures. From the intricate decorative henna work in Jaipur to the sensational Sakura cherry blossom in Japan, Sara loves exploring the world and bringing her inspiration back to her London studio.
Since its launch in 2016 Sara Miller London has become a phenomenal success with Sara’s bold and sophisticated designs available as greeting cards, gift wrap, home fragrances, stationery, gifts, kitchen textiles and now tableware from Portmeirion. Complete with exquisite packaging, her vibrant designs are causing a stir in Ireland and the UK, and are also sold in France, the United States, Germany, Japan and Dubai.
Portmeirion and Sara Miller London collaboration
Sharing the same commitment to beautiful, sophisticated and elegant designs, Sara Miller London and Portmeirion have collaborated to create a distinctive collection for afternoon tea as well a striking range of mugs and tabletop accessories – all with a flash of colour and a lot of forward-thinking.
The ambition is to create pieces that are both beautiful and useful, while also being relaxed, colourful and timeless. Inspired by nature and the rich colours of her travels, Sara Miller creates exquisite designs that match perfectly with Portmeirion’s casually elegant shapes.
Each and every piece is presented in the most beautiful gift packaging that pitches each piece as the perfect present, as well as providing a dramatic display in stores.
See the full range at the forthcoming Autumn Gift & Home Fair on stand E10 in Citywest.