The most popular photograph calendars purchased in 2014 include pop band One Direction, pop stars Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber, rock band The Beatles and pop-culture icon Marilyn Monroe. One Direction also holds the title for highest-selling calendar of all-time, passing long-time record-holder Cliff Richards. The overall top-selling calendars in 2014 were office and school calendars, including desk calendars, wall calendars, dry-erase calendars and planners.
Although the Quartet brand magnetic dry-erase and cork combination calendar was the top selling business model calendar, the AT-A-GLANCE line of calendars were the most popular school and office styles sold in 2014 overall. The plain, large, easy-to-read styles include the AT-A-GLANCE paper yearly wall calendar; reversible dry-erase door calendar; monthly and daily desk calendars; monthly, weekly and daily planners; and monthly wall calendar.
Novelty and inspirational calendars were among other top-selling calendars for 2014, such as the Mensa 10-minute crossword puzzles page-a-day calendar, Joel Osteen's Break Out! day-to-day calendar, Fancy Nancy cartoon quips wall calendar, Dogma: A Dog's Guide to Every Day Life wall calendar and the Fender custom guitars wall calendar. Non-brand calendars also ranked high in sales for 2014 with everyday favorites such as cats, flowers, landscapes, ocean life and wild life.