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Noble and Stace

Muddy says: indulge in these beautiful small batch chocolates (great for gifting if you can bear to share) and join a workshop to learn how to make your own!

Cookery courses

Herstmonceux Castle

Muddy says: Explore themed gardens with a castle backdrop, hire a unique wedding venue, or join in the annual Medieval Festival or other fun events

culture

Phileas Fogg’s World of Adventures

Muddy says: A fun and original indoor adventure with great themed sets, this is perfect for parties from kids' birthdays to stags and hens

Activities

Brighton Racecourse

Muddy says: This racecourse with a view has plenty of options if you're planning a party besides a packed calendar of race days, gigs and events

culture

Wingrove House

Muddy says: This striking, colonial-style house hides a smart restaurant and rooms, while its gorgeous lawn and terrace are perfect for relaxed lingering in warm months

Accommodation

Oddballs / Longboards

Muddy says: From a frisbee to a fire juggling torch, expert circus skills supplier Oddballs can help, while sister brand Longboards will sort your skate needs.

Children's Parties

Wolfram Lohr

Muddy says: Get a new classic from this workshop specialising in handmade bags, belts and accessories

Fashion

Pallant of Arundel

Muddy says: From picnic and dinner party fare to everyday treats plus gifts and seasonal hampers, Pallant is a foodie heaven.

Cakes

Halinka's Fairies

Halinka’s Fairies

Muddy says: These lovingly Sussex-made characters are perfect for gifts, children's rooms and Christmas trees

Cake Toppers

Escape Game Brighton

Muddy says: test your brain - and your friendships - with these fiendishly fun escape rooms in the heart of the city

ALL

Hedgewitch

Muddy says: Nature’s bounty captured in beautifully-presented bottles and jars - perfect gifts for foodies or to self

ALL

Slake Spirits

Muddy says: Slake produces a truly local gin made from ingredients foraged from beach, woods and Downs

ALL

Loula Social

Muddy says: The new venture from the founder of Orelia Jewellery brings colourful festival-style bracelets to the UK, while empowering craftswomen in Mexico

Fashion

Harmony at Home

Muddy says: Toys and clothes for babies and toddlers that aren’t just adorable, they’re design-led and eco-friendly too

Gifts

Glow Organic

Muddy says: buy skin-kind organic products curated by a film and fashion industry make-up artist or get a makeover at her Brighton premises

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Trading Boundaries, Fletching

Muddy says: Wandering around a handsome Grade II-listed building browsing imported Indian furniture and gifts before enjoying coffee and cake on the terrace - shopping heaven!

ALL

KJF Clothing

Muddy says: this ethical children's clothing company uses organic fabrics and shares its profit with charity. Its designs are pretty cool too!

Fashion

Charleston

Muddy says: be inspired in the former home of Bloomsbury Group pioneers, hear from notable authors at key literary festivals and produce your own art in a workshop

ALL

Sew In Brighton

Muddy says: These fun sewing workshops from a fashion designer will help you run up anything from a dress to, err, nipple tassles, whatever your ability

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Metro Deco, Kemptown

Muddy says: Vintage Parisian style with a touch of kitsch injects the fun into afternoon teas, cocktails or a loungey lunch in this buzzy Kemptown café.

Afternoon teas

Great British Wine Tours

Muddy says: A brilliant way to discover more about Sussex's vineyards with tours, tastings and lunch in lovely surrounds

ALL

Brighton Food Tours

Muddy says: Get a tasty behind-the-scenes introduction to Brighton's booming indie food scene with these unique walking tours

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Foodini Club

Muddy says: Turn even fussy eaters into mini food explorers with these fun children's recipe kits, available by subscription. They're also a great gift idea.

Cookery courses

Gabrielle Vary designer knitwear Brighton, Sussex

Gabrielle Vary

Muddy says: we love these head-turning geometric knits from Sussex designer-maker Gabrielle Vary, all available online

Fashion

The Beauty Island Sanctuary

Muddy says: This town centre oasis, handily opposite Worthing station, is a one-stop-pampering hangout with its own hydrotherapy pool and sauna.

Beauty parlours

The Organised Home & Life

Muddy says: Let a real-life Dane bring some hygge to your home with her Scandi take on the Japanese Marie Kondo decluttering method

ALL

Plumpton Racecourse, Wedding venues, Sussex, Party Venues Sussex, Unusual wedding venues, Sussex

Plumpton Racecourse

Muddy says: This compact racecourse backed by the South Downs is a hidden gem. Make a day of it with a meal on site or hire a venue with a view for a big bash.

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The Pet Shed

Muddy says: The Pet Shed specialises in natural food and stylish accessories - and when the owner has 19 animals of her own you know you're in expert hands!

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Portuguese design, Lusophile

Lusophile

Muddy Says: Bring a touch of Portuguese design and materials to your home and wardrobe with Lusophile, a stylish online edit created in Battle, East Sussex 

Fashion

Chilli Ski

Muddy says: choose new or pre-loved ski clothing and accessories in the relaxed environment of this appointment-only barn shop.

Fashion

Simon Pure Jewellery

Muddy says: Making contemporary understated jewellery with a pop of colour, Simon Pure is a perfect antidote to bling. Visit to browse or discuss your ideas, or shop the gorgeous range online.

Fashion

the-Bias-Cut.com

Muddy says: an online boutique that specialises in stylish pieces for fashion-loving older women who feel ignored by the high street. Get thee to the cashmere pronto, I say.

40+ fashion

Cameron Contemporary Art

Muddy Says: a friendly go-to gallery to help you add unique style to your home or find that perfect gift

ALL

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