Journal

Discovered by Resident 24th May 2017

James Borley

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Discovered by Resident 24th May 2017

We haven't put together a playlist for a while, so in a rare moment of quiet we thought we'd assemble 5 tracks we've been listening to a lot lately.   Standout tracks bookend the list - Crooked Colours 'Flow' is a little bit XX with it's restrained, downtempo beats; whilst Panda Riot's 'Golden Age' is a joyous shout of melodic shoegaze pop loveliness. An eclectic mix (as ever), but well worth a listen if you have a spare 16 minutes.


A Conversation with Instagrammer, Alixe Lay

James Borley

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A Conversation with Instagrammer, Alixe Lay

To celebrate our appearance at the first Independent Bath Market (more on that here), we asked Instagrammer, Alixe Lay, to take over our Instagram account and share her 3 favourite spots from the beautiful city of Bath. Over the course of this week we’ll be sharing these gems on our account, so be sure to check them out over on our page. In addition to sharing her favourite parts of the city, we sat down to find out a bit more about what she loves about Bath, her passion for photography and her plans for the rest of 2017. R: What’s your...


Resident's First Frome Birthday & Issue 2 of DOG magazine

James Borley

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Resident's First Frome Birthday & Issue 2 of DOG magazine

Last weekend we let our hair down and had a little shindig of sorts to celebrate our first year in Frome. As well as celebrating our birthday, we were joined by DOG magazine to launch issue 2 of their wonderful magazine too. We had a total blast, welcomed lots of friendly faces and are looking forward to embracing year two in Frome! Oh, and don't forget, DOG issue 2 is now available in-store and online - grab your copy now! First image courtesy of Lizzie Somerset


Spring clean your skin - 5 beauty products you need for this season

James Borley

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Spring clean your skin - 5 beauty products you need for this season

Here at Resident we pride ourselves on offering a range of natural, organic skincare from the likes of Honest Skincare, Herbivore Botanicals and Hopsctoch. We love all the products we have equally (after all, we chose them), but couldn't resist asking writer, blogger and all-round wonderful human, Laura Feasey, to choose her favourite 5 for spring/summer. Here's what she picked. Winter may finally be behind us, but your beauty routine might still need a little spring in its step. Here are five picks from my beauty bag to bring your skin into the summer season.   1 - Herbivore Coco Rose...


DOG issue 2 & Resident turns 1

James Borley

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DOG issue 2 & Resident turns 1

You are invited to join us to celebrate DOG issue 2 & our 1st birthday Last year we were lucky to be one of just a handful of stores to get our hands on the inaugural issue of DOG - a lifestyle magazine exploring the presence and influence of dogs and their owners in society. Now, as part of our 1st (Frome) Birthday celebrations, we are very excited to announce that issue 2 of the magazine will be launching in our store on Saturday 6th May 2017 from 5pm.The DOG team, plus a host of the magazine's contributors, will be on hand to...