Muddy says: Hats off to this divine, bespoke gin from the heart of the Wiltshire countryside. It's gonna be a good Christmas!
Muddy says: We love this oasis of calm where you can practise yoga, meditation and Pilates with some of the area’s best teachers. Oh, and there’s an utterly fab shop for retail therapy nirvana, too!
Muddy says: Arkell & Wills' cashmere knits, jersey hoodies and funky wrist warmers are just, well, to die for
Muddy says: Anyone think there's a chilly winter coming our way? You'll need to snuggle up with a gorgeous throw from Just Fabrics Cheltenham
Muddy says: Love gorgeous, unique, individually-designed jewellery from a top local jeweller? Aimee Winstone is for you
Muddy says: A fabulous local boozer, The Flying Monk (named after Malmesbury’s legendary Flying Monk, no less) is a real find.
Muddy says: New homewares, vintage and quirky retro goodies - this Corsham store is right up our Muddy street!
Muddy says: Bored of supermarket plonk and feel like you’re grown-up enough to get a bit more knowledgeable about what you’re filling your wine o’clock with? Follow us…
Muddy says: For colourful, unusual and stylish casual and formal wear for the more discerning amongst us, Twenty One B in Salisbury has got it covered
Muddy says: We love this uber cool, adorably cute gift store in the heart of historic Bradford on Avon. Gorgeous gifts, homeware, books and accessories
Muddy says: Love a bit of luxury homeware? Er, yes. Well, you need to know about this online purveyor of one-of-a-kind designer cushions, lamps, throws and more. It’s got a celebrity following, don’t you know?!
Muddy says: Looking for a gift that’s a little bit different? This gorgeous Chippenham gaff is as chic as it is original, with new ranges popping up in store all the time
Muddy says: Never thought you'd see a bespoke knife company on Muddy? Me neither, but it turns out I was wrong. Check out the best, the smartest and the very coolest personalised knives for Father's Day, Christmas, or just for summer BBQs
Muddy says: OMG, where to start? This lifestyle boutique in Thornbury is a one-stop shop for all things beautiful – from fashion and furniture to beach bags and beauty treats.
Muddy says: On a mission to bring super cool, stylish kids’ clothes to the countryside, we can’t get enough of this pop-up shopping sensation.
Muddy says: After a funky, quirky, independent boutique and gift shop? We've got just the place. #NiceThingsForNicePeople
Muddy says: Step away from the high street! This fashion haven in Cheltenham has everything you need.
Muddy says: We love these supercool boutiques in the heart of Salisbury, bursting with style and va-va-voom
Fancy a garden centre with a difference? Better come with us and have a snoop around this gaff then.
Muddy says: A treasure trove of gifts for him and a feast for the eyes too, this Nailsworth favourite hits all the right notes when it comes to style and substance, with its great line in menswear with a twist.
Muddy says: An online boutique that specialises in stylish pieces for fashion-loving older women who feel ignored by the high street. Get thee to the cashmere pronto, I say.
Muddy says: We love this local, colourful toyshop with tip top toys at great prices
Muddy says: Diamonds are a girl's best friend, but none is better than the diamond jewellery masterminds at Shen London
Muddy says: We love love love these gorgeous cashmere knits from local and very talented designer Sophie De-R
Muddy says: A new boutique in the heart of Tisbury. London comes to the country - hurrah!
Muddy says: Look what we've found! Are these the coolest leggings you've ever seen? I want some, no, I need some. Now.
Muddy says: If you’re looking for a blast of wheely good fun, this award-winning skatepark in Brimscombe near Stroud will get the pulse racing!
Muddy says: We love this Tetbury fashion boutique for bringing bohemian, rock ‘n’ roll edge to the country-living Cotswolds.
Muddy says: Whether you’re trying to nail a look, have hit a style rut or just want to have some fashion fun, this Tetbury boutique-cum-cauldron of creative ideas is gold dust.
Muddy says: So much more than just a great fashion boutique, this Tetbury gem is an emporium of style.
Muddy says: this Devizes boutique punches well above its weight when it comes to brilliant brands and stylish pieces. An innocent browse here invariably ends with my credit card catching fire, oops!
Muddy says: We love Luna for their fun, chic and always original (natch!) clobber, especially their super-cool range of knitwear
Muddy says: Chrissi Harcourt-Wood, the designer-maker behind Rubi Warren, wows us with her elegant and stylish jewellery, inspired by the energetic properties of gemstones and crystals
Muddy says: A gallery, a cafe and artists' studios, Fisherton Mill is a wonderful haven in the heart of Salisbury.
A wonderful local independent bookshop in the heart of Marlborough. Over 80 years old, it reopened in 2014, renovated, redesigned and restocked with a second floor of books and a fantastic art department in the Lower Ground Floor. It is also one of the largest independent online bookshops, with over 200,000 titles. This multi-award winning bookshop […]
Utterly gorgeous, to-die-for children’s teepees, handmade in Wiltshire by Sarah Phillips-Chirwa. We love their A Silver Lining and 5-sided Woody Wonderland. Don’t forget to add lights, scatter cushions, squishies, oh and make sure you get yours personalised! All teepees are 100% British handmade and are CE tested, and they don’t just make teepees for little […]
Gorgeous newborn gift sets, baby bibs and, most popular of all, tote changing bags. Plus, to-die-for baby hats and bandanas – we love their Unicorns and Owls ranges. They also offer a wide range of Pink Lining baby bags (I’ve got three of them, so you know they’re fab!) Best of all, The Little Mum […]
All that glistens… Stunning, unique jewellery by Tamara, lover of everything beautiful, mother hen to 2 girls and 2 guinea pigs. All of her jewellery is designed and hand made by her in her workshop in Chippenham, Wiltshire, with designs inspired by British nature. She graduated from Art College 20 years ago and immediately set up a jewellery workshop at a […]
“A hat is a creation of realities and dreams and should be remembered with pleasure by those who see it.” Visit Amy’s studio in Wiltshire, near the border of Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire, for a wonderful local bespoke Milliner. Come for a no obligation appointment to discuss having a fabulous creation made for Cheltenham, Ascot, or […]
Master chocolatier Nigel Rumsey has been creating his exquisite range of award winning handmade chocolates since 1991. Thirty years’ experience as a Chef and Patissier has provided the inspiration and depth of knowledge needed to become a Master Chocolatier of distinction. Nigel and his wife, Mary, now have coffee shops in Wendover and Thame. Inspired […]
Are you looking for truly unique toys, gifts and furniture without the hassle of the high street? Then visit Butterfly Occasions, a beautiful online children’s boutique and the perfect one stop shop for the more discerning parent. We search the UK and beyond to bring you fresh and exciting ideas from smaller, independent suppliers and […]