The Best of Kent has been recognized in the Muddy Stilettoes 2022 Awards. Businesses across the county were honored with this award, voted on by the public.
The prices are free for all companies. So, regardless of size, everyone can have a chance and be in the running to be crowned Kent‘s best. Local businesses from 28 counties are participating and people have the opportunity to vote for their favorite.
This year, 75,000 companies were nominated and 765,000 votes were cast, with categories ranging from Best Restaurant and Hotel to Best Pilates Studio. All with the aim of shining a light on brilliant companies that are often overlooked and overlooked.
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This time around is even more special as for the first time, the regional title winners will qualify for the first ever National Muddy Awards. Here are the companies that came out on top for Kent in 2022.
ARTISTIC SPACE: Nest Studio, Ashford.
BAR: The Pilot Beach Bar, Folkestone.
BEAUTY SALON: The Hart Spa, Sevenoaks
LIBRARY: Sevenoaks Bookstore, Sevenoaks
BRIDAL STORE: Bridal Isabella Grace, Tunbridge Wells
SHOP STAY: Dog in Wingham, Wingham
COFFEE: Juliets, Tunbridge Wells
CHILDREN’S AFFAIRS: Once Upon A Wish Events, Tunbridge Wells
A SPA DAY: Sheldon Spa, Sheldwich
BAR AT DESTINATION: The Dairy, Sissinghurst
FAMILY ATTRACTION: Wingham Wildlife Park, Wingham
FARM SHOP/DELI: Macknade, Faversham
FITNESS INSTRUCTOR: Tom Jarrett, Brigade Fitness, Marden
FLORIST: Anemone Blue Florist, Ashford
HAIR SALON: Caisters Hair Salon, Hawkhurst
HOTEL: The Imperial of Hythe, Hythe
JEWELER: Fitzgerald Jewellers, Canterbury
LIFESTYLE STORE: Made in Ashford, Ashford
LOCAL PRODUCER (FOOD/DRINKS): Simply Ice Cream, Ashford
NEW START-UP LIFESTYLE: The Happy Grazing Company, Sevenoaks
PHOTOGRAPHER: Mooie Fee Photography, Folkestone
RESTAURANT: Buoy and Oyster, Margate
SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT: The Zero Waste Society, Tunbridge Wells
THEATER/ARTS HALL: The Marlowe, Canterbury
WEDDING ROOM: The Lighthouse,Tunbridge Wells
WOMEN’S FASHION BOUTIQUE: The Hive, Ashford
YOGA/PILATES STUDIO: Flow Yoga Studio, Tunbridge Wells
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