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Meet: Party and Prom

Party and Prom opened their doors back in 2014, when owner Hazel Hallett realised there was a gap in the local market for a specialised prom dress shop. “It all started when my daughter couldn’t find the prom dress that she wanted. I

Introducing: Miami Fox Apparel

Miami Fox Apparel is a new clothing brand based in Lowestoft, Suffolk. The idea of the brand came to Ann-Marie Doggett around 4 months ago after her marketing business really suffered due to Covid-19.
Miami Fox Apparel’s founder,

Introducing… Rose & Guy

Ipswich mum, Nikki Golding is the face behind Rose & Guy, the organic clothing brand for 0-3 year-olds. Here she tells Vanilla what inspires her to start her own business… “I’m Nikki, I’m 33 years old and have two children – Isaac,

10 Questions with Double Take

Double Take is an exclusive Aveda hair salon in Hadleigh, Suffolk. Their doors were officially opened on the 22nd March, however due to the Government lockdown, they had to close their doors on the 23rd March. Fortunately, they were

Moving On

Lockdown has brought many changes to our high streets. Sadly, Lynn Turner of Cake & Catwalk in Ipswich has decided to call it a day. We feel particularly sad at Vanilla because we launched our businesses within a few months of each