With the recent launch of the third edition of Independent Cambridge - the definitive guide to ‘real’ Cambridge - Cambridge Network resumes its weekly exploration of the best independent shops, cafés, restaurants, venues and events in Cambridge and the surrounding area. This week: independent fashion boutique, Boudoir Femme.
Explore Independent Cambridge: Boudoir Femme
Boudoir Femme, described by the Telegraph as ‘The boutique for every Cambridge woman’s little black book’, present their edit of key pieces for women from American Vintage, MiH Jeans, Ganni, Selected Femme and Maison Scotch to name a few with shoes and accessories from Markberg, Sam Edelman and Lily & Lionel. Beautiful jewellery from Danish designers Pernille Corydon and Hultquist complete the look.
Boudoir Femme’s strong brand mix and excellent customer service have been recognised both locally and nationally, with industry awards including, Winner, Cambridge Bid awards Best Overall Customer Experience 2014, Independent Retailer-Fashion, listing in the Drapers & Pure Top 100 inspiring independents in the UK (2013) and Finalist in the Drapers Womenswear Retailer of the Year Awards (2011).
Owner Pippa Sandison (pictured with Coco) and her team regularly hold in-store events including art exhibitions, fashions shows and fundraising activities for local charities. Pippa has also made it possible for customers to shop Boudoir Femme online.
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10am-5.30pm
Sun: Seasonal opening (see website)
2 King Street
Cambridge CB1 1LN
Discover unique boutiques and boutique hotels mingled with communities of artists and craftspeople. Sample an award-winning restaurant or thriving little café tucked away in a back street – all easy to locate with the 200 page full-colour Independent Cambridge guide.
Handily presented with a map and an index at the beginning of each section, this book is the indispensable key to finding out what’s on offer from the independents of Cambridge. Get your copy from Waterstones, Heffers, many of the independent shops or online at www.independent-cambridge.co.uk
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