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A great place for lunch in the Cotswolds!

9 February 2012 | Blog | By Angela Brown

Having just met a girlfriend at Burford Garden Company I felt I had to write something about it! It is in the heart of the Cotswolds but easily reached just off the A40, my friend was travelling from Buckinghamshire and had a very pleasant journey.
You can spend the whole day there breaking for lunch in [...]

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Valencia Children’s Fair

23 January 2012 | Blog | By Angela Brown

I had wanted to visit the FIMI children & young persons trade fair ever since I read an article about it in Junior magazine. Part of my ‘big plan’ for cool boys & girls’ is to have a clothing range, a range of classic clothes along the same lines as the shoes.
When chatting with my [...]

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Beautiful Hand Made Shoes!

25 October 2011 | Blog | By Angela Brown

It’s October 20th 2011 and I am visiting my Spanish Supplier in Alicante. I step off the plane and am greeted by Pablo, he is my contact and speaks good English, my Spanish is shameful!
He takes me to the car to meet Enrique, he doesn’t speak English so poor Pablo is going to be spending [...]

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Putting it all together

30 November 2010 | Blog | By Angela Brown

So, the shoes start to arrive and I need to photograph them to get them on the site. First the Spanish supplier which included the school shoes and baby shoes. The Portuguese supplier promised he was soon to follow (days) so I booked a photographer and lined up a couple of models as well as [...]

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Why online?

25 November 2010 | Blog | By Angela Brown

One of the things I found frustrating was the cost of the type of classic, quality shoes available for boys in the UK, so one of my goals was to try to keep the price as low as possible without sacrificing on the quality.
I did look in to getting a shop in Cheltenham but the [...]

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