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By millyjshoes, Dec 23 2016 12:11PM

I was contacted by Archant's television network, Mustard Tv to appear on their live show - the Mustard Show, interviewed by Nick Conrad. Talking the opening of my new shop - All About Shoes in Norwich's, The Lanes.


I appeared in tow with an assorment of my bespoke shoes and other beautiful gift.


Please come and visit my new shop which is located on St Benedicts, Norwich. NR2 4PG.


The interview can be seen in part 2 here, http://www.mustardtv.co.uk/episode/the-mustard-show-664/

By millyjshoes, Dec 23 2016 11:36AM

What a treat it was for me to be contacted by BBC Radio Norfolk to interview me on their early morning breakfast show!


As I have just opened my first retail shop - the news reporter popped round to my shop - All About Shoes on Norwich's, the Lanes to chat live about my footwear, endeavours and creative inspiration. You can certainly pop in and find an array of beautiful bespoke shoes and unusual shoe gifts too!


The interview can be found on BBC iplayer for the next few days.

By millyjshoes, Feb 26 2016 12:29PM

I am thrilled to announce that I have been invited by a girls' school buzzing with creative and academic vitality to inspire at their International Womens Day event. I will be alongside the CEO of Women For Women, Brita Fernandez-Schmidt and Paralympian, Wendy Smith.


The school had spotted me previosuly in the press and wnated to get me to share my unusual and inspiring story saying the audience of students, media, parents and governors were sure to take something away from it. I will also be singing a song from Handel's Opera, Semele and If I Loved You from Carousel.


I will be looking to do more for the community in terms of sharing my story for inspiration and strength.


Below you can find the upcoming event in the press and a larger version in the right column.

By millyjshoes, Feb 17 2016 02:11PM

I am pleased to share my Women in Trade Magazine interview in the latest issue of the business magazine.


This front cover features television's, Sarah Beeny, with past ladies including Kelly Hoppen and Cherie Booth. So I was in good company here!


Talking about the inner trust needed to carry innovation forward. You a can read fuller versions of this interview to the right.

By millyjshoes, Dec 17 2015 11:48AM

Footwear Today is one f the world's oldest footwear magazines for the industry. Packed with trends, forecasts and industry knowldege.


When I was approached by them after winning my prime minister endorsed award, I was pleased to hear that they wanted to feature my work as according to them it doesn't just relate to my footwear work, but doing good elsewhere!

By millyjshoes, Nov 4 2015 01:02PM

I was emailed earlier this week with a lovely message from one of the Country's leading Bridal Magazines for the Asian Market. They sent me a screen shot of my Bollywood shoes featured in their magazine under the stag and Hen section. They were sad that they hadn't noticed the shoes earlier, otherwise they would have been featured in the main section! Still a lovely mention.

By millyjshoes, Oct 30 2015 01:13PM


Still glowing after winning the Prime Minister Endorsed, Precious Award in the categoryy of Outstanding Woman in the Creative Industries.


You can read the article via the link or through the image.


http://www.thecomet.net/news/business/stevenage_shoe_artist_whose_fans_include_kylie_minogue_and_boy_george_wins_top_award_for_quirky_designs_1_4287413






By millyjshoes, Sep 17 2015 10:35AM

This really is an honour and to be honest, there are far more inspiring and aspiring women out there than myself. Though none the less, last night, I received an invite from Pinky Linani OBE last night to join her invitation only and exclusive, Women of the Future Network.


The Women of the Future Network (previously Inspirational Women’s Network) is an exclusive network of high potential and high achieving UK women. The network was created in 2007 and includes some of the UK’s most pioneering and talented women. *Thier words - not mine!


Thank you for this.


By millyjshoes, Sep 5 2015 03:06PM

Thank you very much!



Out of hundreds of footwear brands nominated, Milly J Shoes has been shortlisted for 2 Footwear Industry Industry Awards 2015.



We are the top 5 with the industry votes for:



Footwear Designer of the Year


Best Use of Technology



Results are revealed next Feb at the grand Award's ceremony!


By millyjshoes, Sep 5 2015 02:13PM

We did it!



Milly J Shoes & Bridal Shoes By Milly J has been shorltisted for 3 Footwear Industry Awards! The ceremony takes place and we are up against the big brands such as Uggs, Clarks, Jeffrey West, Schuh and many others. So this comes as a great surprise for a small brand!



Our shortlists are under:



Ladies Footwear Brand of The Year


Fashion Footwear Brand of The Year



AND THE BIG ONE...



Footwear Designer of the year!



Thank you for all your votes.



If you'd like to sponsor our place at the awards, please contact millyjshoes@mail.com for more information.


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