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St Catherine's Summer Pop-up

St Catherine's Summer Pop-up

Saturday 23rd June 2018 from 4-9pm will see businesses in the St Catherine’s area of Frome club together once again to put on their second pop-up festival on midsummer’s eve. The event, which takes place on Stony Street, Palmers Street and Catherine Hill, will see local businesses open their doors to host pop-up events, workshops and one-off shopping experiences. In addition, the group behind the event are hoping to secure a road closure enabling food and drink stalls to be set up along Catherine Hill itself. Expect to see an eclectic mix of food, music, pop-up events and fun for...

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East by East West Pop-up at Resident

East by East West Pop-up at Resident

We are very excited to once again be welcoming Sunu and Daniel from East by East West to Resident. They joined us this time last year for a one-day pop-up event, and this year they're back with a wonderful SS18 collection which will be available to view and buy from Tuesday 20th March through to Sunday 1st April.  The new collection is made up of beautiful natural fabrics - breathable cotton and linen in white and earthy tones in an oversized and relaxed fit. Perfect to see you through spring and those long balmy summer days too.

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A Conversation with illustrator Eleanor Hardiman

Interview News

A Conversation with illustrator Eleanor Hardiman

In our first collaboration of 2018, we've teamed up with illustrator and Resident pal Eleanor Hardiman to produce a range of exclusive greetings cards, prints and tote bags. To celebrate the collection, we invited Ellie down to our store to illustrate our shop windows and have a chat about her career. Here's what happened.

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Discovered by Resident SS18

Discovered by Resident SS18

We've dabbled with playlists in the past - pulling together weekly and monthly editions on various platforms (you can still check out some of our earliest over on Soundcloud) and attempting to limit each one to 5 tracks. The reality, of course, is that almost as soon as we've put the selection together we discover 5 more that are just as good. So, to avoid us agonising over song choice, we've decided to switch to a rolling sort-of-seasonal playlist that will see us produce one in spring and one in autumn. We'll add to them, edit them, re-order them and...

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Three Things About Clevedon

Guides

Three Things About Clevedon

Last weekend we finally got a chance to pay the pretty North Somerset town of Clevedon a visit. We've long-admired the town after the wonderful Midgley Green opened its doors a year ago, so despite the dreary grey day we ventured out and took in the sights. Here's what we found. 1. Clevedon Pier Starting with arguably Clevedon's biggest tourist attraction, it's Victorian pier really is quite special. Built in 1860, it's 312 metres long and stretches out over the choppy estuary of the Severn river. There's a cafe at each end and some breathtaking photo opportunities. Plus there's a...

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