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I'm Rachel, editor of Muddy Cornwall, here to bring you the quirky, cool and downright unmissable in the area.

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The most coveted awards for indie businesses across 25 counties. Nominate your plucky local Indies now.

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  • Muddy Meets: Lorraine Candy
  • Muddy Meets: Lorraine Candy


  • Polruan from Fowey ⛵️
#cornwall #lovecornwall #kernow
  • Say yes to the dress! Want to say a big thank you to the place that made you feel extra special for your big day? NOMINATE your favourite Bridal Boutique for a Muddy Stilettos Award 👰 #InLoveWithLocal #MuddyAwards2021
  • Staycation station! NOMINATE your favourite boutique stay (with under 30 rooms) for that girly weekender or naughty night away for the Muddy Awards 2021 😁  #InLoveWithLocal #MuddyAwards2021
  • Big week for @emilyscottfood - hosting @g7 & the Royal Family at @edenprojectcornwall last night (which looked beautiful and I’m sure they loved) PLUS publication day // here’s some snaps from her lovely new restaurant last month (spoiler, delicious) AND we have a copy of her beautiful cookery book to #giveaway too - head to our link in bio to enter.
#cornwall #inlovewithlocal #acookandherkitchen #watergatebay #win #lovecornwall #foodandwine #atmytable 
Final two images 📷 @kim.lightbody_photography @hardiegrantuk other photos mine
  • Boris, Biden and the rest of the #g7cornwall @g7 delegates are in for a real treat tonight! @hiddenhut @stallards feasts are just so good and have been a Muddy fave for years. 🌊☀️
#cornwall #g7 #lovecornwall #inlovewithlocal
  • Our lovely local indie bookshops are the heart of the high street so show them you care by NOMINATING them for a coveted Muddy Stilettos Award by clicking the link in bio 📚 #InLoveWithLocal #MuddyAwards2021
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  • Best swimwear for 2021

    Best swimwear for 2021

    Nothing says summer like new swimwear. Who cares if it’s the Med or the back garden, it’s time to splash out. Whether it’s eco, floral, striped, shaping, nautical or sporty, we’ve found your perfect bikini or swimsuit.

    • Sunglasses to suit your face shape

      Sunglasses to suit your face shape

      The weather's perked up - time for new sunnies! We have you covered with our guide to the hottest frames to suit your face shape this summer.  Just don't sit on them. 

    • 48 summer must-haves for that stylish staycation

      48 summer must-haves for that stylish staycation

      Be it Blackpool or Barbados, make this summer holiday your most stylish yet. From handwoven kaftans to beach speakers, these are the holiday must-haves in Muddy's basket.

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  • Muddy Meets: Lorraine Candy

    Muddy Meets: Lorraine Candy

    “All teenage girls think their mums are a bit rubbish”. Journalist and now author, Lorraine Candy gives a pep talk to Muddy about being a mother of dragons, fighting the inevitable descent into middle age and where she seeks out first when she comes home to Cornwall.

    • Fiona Golfar – My Cornwall

      Fiona Golfar – My Cornwall

      Journalist and founder of The Little Shop at Fowey Hall Hotel, Fiona Golfar has been discovering Cornwall's secret places for the past twenty years - but where has stood the test of time?

    • Muddy Meets: Henry Garfit, Newlyn School of Art

      Muddy Meets: Henry Garfit, Newlyn School of Art

      Ahead of the exciting Penzance Arts Festival in June, we caught up with Henry Garfit, founder of the Newlyn School of Art to find out more about the festival, his favourite artists and which beach he heads to walk his dog.

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