Muddy Stilettos first tottered into the world in the summer of 2011 as a bit of fun for the founder, Hero Brown, over in Bucks & Oxon.
Quickly Muddy Stilettos caught on locally to become the ultimate ‘urban guide to the countryside’ – a witty, super-useful insider’s guide to the very best food, walks, boutiques, day trips, hotels, interiors and events for smart, fun-loving women living outside London.
In Nov 2012 the site turned into a business and soon Muddy Stilettos became so successful that it launched around the UK – including Kent in Feb 2016. Another year on and the Kent site won Gold in the Kent Digital Awards 2017 (yes, that’s the sound of me blowing my own trumpet) and by 2023 Muddy itself had expanded to 28 counties, and counting…
As for my credentials… Well, I’ve been a lifestyle journo for twenty years working on national glossy magazines. I grew up in Kent and, after some years in London, did what all good chicks do and came home to roost.
I’m passionate about this county and championing all the very best, unique, cool and interesting bits of it with genuine, upbeat honesty. The end result we hope is an indispensable guide to everything this exceptional county has to offer. If there’s a cool café in Cranbrook or a stylish new boutique in Sevenoaks you’ll read about it here…
This is the Muddy Mantra, so you know what to expect from the site:
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