Frome has reason to celebrate with 19 local businesses being chosen as finalists in the 2018 Somerset Muddy Stilettos Awards.
The 24 categories include vibrant art galleries, inspiring venues, brilliant bookshops, unique jewellery and outstanding restaurants. The result is 15 of the categories are filled with finalists based in Frome – with more than one Frome nomination in four of them!
The Awards champion exceptional independent lifestyle businesses in Somerset. Nominating and voting is done by members of the public so they really are a good reflection of people’s experiences and it’s great to see some wonderful businesses getting the recognition they deserve.
You can vote here until Friday 18 May, so keep an eye out to see who wins which category. In the meantime, you can take a look to see if your Frome favourites are finalists or discover something new on the list below.
Art Gallery: Black Swan Arts (Frome)
Bar: The Fat Radish (Frome), Palmer Street Bottle (Frome)
Beauty Salon: Lisa Caldognetto Bridal (Frome)
Bookshop: Hunting Raven Books (Frome)
Children’s Business: Music for Miniatures (Wells/Frome/Bath)
Family Attraction: The Frome Independent
Florist: Bramble & Wild (Frome)
Gift Shop: Designs by Seed (Frome), Figgins (Frome)
Hair Salon: Melanie Giles (Frome & Bath), The Secret Salon (Frome)
Interiors Store: Kobi & Teal (Frome)
Jewellery: Eleanor Christine Jewellery (Frome), Tom McEwan (Frome)
Restaurant: The High Pavement (Frome)
Theatre/Arts Venue: Cheese & Grain (Frome)
Women’s Store: Settler’s Stores (Frome)
Yoga/Pilates Studio: Focus Pilates (Frome)