Muddy says: A stunningly Instagrammable and thoroughly useful apothecary in Faversham which not only offers natural remedies and beauty products but is also a destination for yoga/pilates classes and therapeutic treatments - such a hidden gem!
Muddy says: A new wellness sanctuary in the heart of Kent's old spa town, Tunbridge Wells
Muddy says: This gorgeous bespoke cake company is bringing London glamour and expertise out to the shires after the first Raspberry Room cafe opened recently, right here in our very own picturesque village of Brasted, near Sevenoaks. Be one of the first to take your girlfriends or granny here - it's going to be super popular!
Muddy says: We're big fans of jewellery designer Catherine's rage of beautiful, bold statement earrings. Her fashion credentials and original style have made her hand-made range highly sought after...
Muddy says: Mint Rainbow is a luxury, handmade, organic, unisex clothing company that produces the most gorgeous clothes for children as well as identical items for you, should you want to master that cute matchy matchy look...
Muddy says: a small, independent fruit and nut farm where you can rent your own tree! Visit, pick your own fruit and reap the reward of growing your own produce.
Muddy says: If you want fab skin, then skin specialists with a top cosmetic surgeon’s expertise must be the holy grail, right? This new boutique skin store in Tunbridge Wells has only the very best non-invasive beauty enhancing treatments on offer. Cue the compliments!
You’re going to love this incredibly innovative and award winning British brand that makes luxury bags and accessories from rescued materials. Being an eco-friendly, sustainable business – that makes gorgeous, timeless pieces – is it any wonder everyone wants to get their hands on one?
Muddy says: Macknade Fine Foods in Faversham voted Best Deli/Farm Shop in Kent by you, is a food lover's haven!
Muddy says: Petronella Hall creates beautiful, elegant hand-drawn designs. All sourced and digitally printed in Britain. Petronella's quirky style really sets her apart - we'll have matching wallpaper, curtains and cushions please!
Muddy says: We love this fun and imaginative family day out - perfect if you're in the Sevenoaks area and looking for a smaller, boutique day trip with a garden, café and shop...
Muddy says: I don't go to Canterbury or Folkestone without popping into one of the Lilford Galleries. There's always cool, modern, playful art on display and I'll inevitably convince myself that I just *need* to have it. I'm seriously going to save up for a purchase sometime soon...
Muddy says: Looking for an original, quality pressie? Or maybe you're treating yourself? This Kent-based online gift boutique handpicks all the best British brands with bags of personality. Oh and all reasonably priced too. Credit card at the ready...?
Muddy says: this Canterbury boutique's quirky, cool and colourful clothes are the kind you just won't find anywhere else. And the store is well-worth a visit - a pink fantasia of fun... We like!
Established for 10 years No.6 is the ultimate destination for anyone wanting to achieve and maintain healthy, youthful looking skin. Nurturing clients to embrace age and skin health has seen No.6 establish a reputation for offering supportive and honest advice from experienced and dedicated professionals. This unique clinic in Tunbridge Wells prides itself at being at the forefront of advanced facial treatments. […]
Muddy says: This is a gorgeous online gift shop known for their fun LED neon wall hangings which come in a variety of funky forms and have been snapped up by Jo Malone, Davina McCall and Sweaty Betty to name but a few...
Muddy says: Kitch, at No 1 High Street, is where every girl-in-the-know heads for her fill of eclectic individual brands all under one stylish roof. Owner, Charlotte Newman, opened the shop 10 years ago after 18 years in the fashion industry in London...
Jacynth Bassett may be a twentysomething but she’s passionate about the problems older women face when trying to find stylish clothes. She created the-Bias-Cut.com, an online boutique, after witnessing her fashion-loving mother unsuccessfully scouring the youth-obsessed high street. The site stocks over 24 brands and it’s safe to say if Rihanna would wear it, it […]
Muddy says: I don't visit Sevenoaks without checking out what's on the rails in this brilliant boutique that punches well above its weight when it comes to top brands and stylish pieces. An innocent browse here invariably ends with my credit card catching fire, oops!
Old-school manufacturing meets timeless sophistication in this satchel design - the first in a line of handmade leather accessories from this local designer. And with only 50 first additions available in the Sevenoaks Satchel don't hesitate to bag yours now (boom boom)...
Are you sitting comfortably? If not Sofas and Stuff in Eridge sells beautiful, bespoke sofas, chairs, coffee tables, stools and beds that are handmade in Britain but can be covered in any fabric in the world. They also offer a free interior design consultation to help you visualise how it can all come together in one stylish swish of their soft and springy wands...
Muddy says: awesome, award-winning, artisan ice cream and sorbet manufacturer based in the heart of Kent. How do we know? Because we've tried every flavour obvs! Favourites are Rhubarb & Ginger Crumble Ice Cream and Blood Orange Sorbet. But don't just take our word for it - keep an eye out for your local stockists or order online and try it yourself...
Micallef Jewellers is a family run modern jewellers with a long standing reputation for providing excellent customer service. The jewellers has been established for over 35 years, with three shops within Kent. Our branches are located in Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Rainham. 11 Blacks Yard, Bligh’s Meadow, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1DS. 01732 464648 88 High Street, […]
Her photography is gorgeous, quirky and original - which is of course why we just love it here on Muddy. And you clearly do too because Zuzu won Best Photographer in Kent in the 2017 Muddy Stilettos awards. Just check out her website and you'll see why...
Looking for a gift for the Mr Muddy in your life? County Clothes is a long-established menswear specialist with shops for the discerning customer in Canterbury, Tenterden and Sevenoaks
Welcome to HAMERTON+JONES Sarah is a serial-entrepeneur, kitchen scientist and design addict. Is she building a foodie design empire? We hope so! Kali is a scribbler, esprit collager and quirk hunter. She simply does not have enough time to see and do it all, so has given up sleep. Sarah and Kali met through their […]
The Barefoot Welder is passionate about creating bespoke metal work, with years of experience in design and fabrication. He creates unique pieces based upon each client’s wishes through a consultation arranged at a time and place to suit the client. This gives The Barefoot Welder an opportunity to gain a true understanding of what you desire, all […]
White Coco was set up in 2012 with one sole aim – to offer our customers a hand-picked carefully chosen collection of clothes that give a “different” look. We are constantly sourcing products from France, Italy and Spain which enables us to provide a range of casual tops, shirts, knitwear, jackets and evening coats that […]
‘Precious Kent’ is an eclectic range of fellow award-winning designer makers who come together for a selling exhibition of handcrafted silverware and jewellery. Their celebration of the best of British talent offers a treasure trove of creativity, innovative design and superb craftsmenship, using a variety of materials from platinum to plastics, from sapphires to silver […]
New and pre-loved ski gear Skiing can be an expensive passion but Chilli Ski in Ticehurst, East Sussex can help you cut a dash on the slopes and still save a bit of cash. The company sells a range of quality new and pre-loved ski wear and accessories for adults and children. You’ll find ski jackets, salopettes and […]
Peas-in-a-Pod is a collection of cheekily illustrated gifts and greetings for fun-loving folk created by Emma Donovan in her Kent based home studio. All products are manufactured in Great Britain and produced in small runs which makes them really rather special. From printed melamine picnic plates, to witty greetings cards for all occasions, Peas-in-a-Pod is […]
Skinners of Tunbridge Wells has been synonymous with distinctive interior design in Kent and the surrounding areas since 1886. Our store, situated in the heart of Royal Tunbridge Wells in Kent, offers an extensive range of fabrics, wallpapers, floor coverings and accessories combining contemporary design with traditional quality and craftsmanship. We take pride in offering a […]
G Collins & Sons is a small family-run establishment tucked away in Royal Tunbridge Wells. We’re passionate about providing the highest standards of quality regarding service and care for our clients and offering the finest pieces to suit the individual’s requirements. It’s equally important to us to offer a professional, relaxed and friendly environment in […]