Rachel Ellen Designs are greetings card and stationery designers established in 1997 and based in a Victorian print factory in Nottingham, UK. Rachel was originally a professional ballet dancer, who started the company from her kitchen table in London. Now, they are one of the leading stationery and greeting card designers in the UK, and have a thriving business with over 25 staff members.
The Rachel Ellen brand goes from strength to strength, and the hand-drawn characters have become instantly recognizable. All products created by designers are manufactured to the highest standards using high-quality materials and a lot of care. The brand has been awarded several prestigious industry awards including Gift of the Year Award (GOYA), a Louie Award (USA), Dutch Greeting Card award, 3 Henries Awards – Best Cute Range 2006, Best Children’s Range 2008 and Best Cute Range 2011, as well as being shortlisted on numerous occasions.