Shortlist announced for the Boutique Star Awards 2019

The shortlist for the inaugural Boutique Star Awards has been revealed.

The competition launched for the first time in 2019 to celebrate the UK’s best independent retailers, suppliers and individuals. Eighteen indies including Young Ideas, The Edit, Odyssey Boutique, Psyche and Henmores have all been selected for the shortlist. Meanwhile, British brands including Lily and Me, Brit-Stitch, Scream Pretty and Naeco as well as international labels such as Yaccomaricard and Carla Ruiz are also up for awards.

The Boutique Star Awards are open to all fashion and lifestyle independents around the country operating bricks-and-mortar businesses as well as brands and industry insiders.

With 12 categories up for grabs, the winners will be announced at a celebratory party held at stunning rooftop venue The Deck located at the iconic National Theatre on Tuesday 8 October.

Click here for more information and to book tickets. Early bird rates are available until 28th August 2019.

An esteemed judging panel made up of industry insiders will choose the ultimate winner of each category.

See the full list of categories and shortlisted entries below:


Womenswear Independent of the Year

Young Ideas, Derbyshire

The Edit, Cheshire

Pretty Parade, Lancashire

Cordelia James, East Sussex

Kitty Brown Boutique, Carnforth

Alluring Boutique, Elgin


Independent Group of the Year 

The Edit, Cheshire

Psyche, Middlesbrough

Young Ideas, Derbyshire

Classix, Chichester


Occasionwear Specialist of the Year

Silhouette London, Harrow

Gissings Boutique, Bristol

Caroline Clark Bridal Boutique, Droitwich


Creative VM Independent of the Year

Odyssey Boutique, Edinburgh

Haygen, Islington

Bon Bon Fristal, Newquay


Social Media Channel of the Year

Energy Clothing, Stamford

Tilletts, Louth

Silhouette London, Harrow


Multi-Channel Independent of the Year

Henmores, Derbyshire

Alluring Boutique, Elgin

Union 22, Liverpool

Psyche, Middlesbrough  



British Brand of the Year


Celtic and Co

Cocoa Cashmere

Lily and Me


Scream Pretty



International Brand of the Year

Carla Ruiz


Xenia Design




Fashion Agency of the Year

Carol C Collections

Joanna Edwards

Double H


Fashion Distributor of the Year 

Carol C Collections


Lily and me



Lifetime Achievement 

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