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The Telegraph | How Small Boutiques Are Celebrating Reopening In Style

Another lovely feature in The Telegraph, this time an article discussing how small boutiques are reopening in style with ‘socially-distanced parties’! Sophie spoke to Caroline Leaper about how we have adapted our strategy since the store closed, by offering private appointments via FaceTime, and updating customers on new product on WhatsApp. We know our regular clients have been desperate to get back into store, and our personal shopping service offering unique edits will hopefully entice new customers. We are also offering one to one half hour appointments throughout the day... Read More

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The Telegraph | ‘It’s frustrating’: why changing the two-metre rule could make a huge difference to Britain’s independent shops

Amazing to be featured in The Telegraph’s article about social distancing shopping, and seeing our boutique on the homepage is a bit surreal. A super article by Caroline Leaper about how shopping will look now non-essential retailers have been given the go ahead to open our doors! You can read the full article here: We are already loving seeing our customers back in store and adapting to the new way of operating to ensure a safe shopping experience for our staff and customers.   love, bod & ted xxx

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Meet The Brand | Ragdoll LA

Meet the latest brand to join bod & ted…Ragdoll LA! A gorgeous brand combining European feminine lines with the relaxed Californian lifestyle. Ragdoll’s ethos is ‘comfort and style’, and we can certainly see that in the pieces we have in. These Vintage Tees are great for transitioning into Summer. This Vintage sweatshirt in faded blue is so soft and comfy! Only one left so be quick… We love this Oversized Sweatshirt in Nude Leopard.  Such a fun twist on an animal print design, and looks gorgeous paired with some light denim... Read More

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The Telegraph | Post Lockdown Thriving

What a pleasure to be included in The Telegraph’s article about how small fashion boutiques can thrive during these unprecedented times. Sophie talks to Caroline Leaper about how we can bring bod & ted to you, when you can’t get to bod & ted! Although we miss our lovely customers, we love being able to accommodate all your shopping needs even when things are a bit different at the moment! You can read the full article here: love, bod & ted xxx

IMG_2976 26/01/2020

wyse london | new arrivals

We’ve had a Wyse delivery and it is to die for! New jumpers and a cardigan in the most stunning colours. They’re all a must-have for this Spring/Summer. First up is this gorgeous Stephanie jumper. Styled with a pair of Current/Elliott jeans. Here’s Ellie modelling the same jumper but with a pair of black Paige jeans and Veja trainers. Here’s Vikki modelling the Sylvie jumper with lurex stripes. Styled with Ivylee boots. Ellie styling the Sylvie jumper with Paige jeans and Veja trainers. The lovely Liv trying on the Angela... Read More

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sale picks | aw19

Our sale has started in-store and online and there are lots of bargains to bag! Here are some of our favourite sale pieces: This gorgeous 360 cashmere jumper, Scotch & Soda skirt, and Ivylee boots is now 30% off in our sale. Scotch & Soda jumper now 30% off. Was £130, now £91 Beatrice B pleated skirt is now 50% off. Was £295, now £147.50 This whole outfit is in our sale and would make a fantastic New Years outfit. Set Fashion Lurex Dress is now £72.50. Becksondergaard bag now... Read More

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christmas and new year outfit inspiration

Christmas is just round the corner, so we’ve put together some outfit inspiration for Christmas and New Years.H Here is Ally modelling a gorgeous Fabienne Chapot Turtleneck, Paige jeans and Ivylee heels. You can dress it up even more with a headband or statement earrings. We love this skirt Fabienne Chapot! Ellie showing off just how stunning this outfit is. It’s a gorgeous multi-coloured leopard print skirt and would look fab with this Fabienne Chapot blue jumper. Lots of other colours would also work with this skirt too like pink and... Read More

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Christmas gift guide | stocking filler ideas 2019

Yes, that’s right, we’re using the C word…Christmas!! It isn’t far away now so we’ve put together a gift guide to make your life easier. Lots of ideas for gifts and stocking fillers. Candles and Diffusers A candle or diffuser is always a lovely gift and this year we have a few new ones to choose from. Our new Lund London candles have arrived and they smell and look amazing. After the candle has finished then you can use the pot for jewellery or a small plant. They are priced... Read More

mads norgaard dress 27/10/2019

meet the brand | mads norgaard

The latest brand to land at bod & ted…Mads Norgaard! We just love Danish brands and clearly do all our lovely customers. In 1986, Mads Norgaard opened his first shop in Copenhagen. A Danish fashion designer who believes in slowing down fashion, “ultimately fashion is meant to free you, not overrule or control you. What you wear should support you in your ways and beliefs“. You can find both basic t-shirts, edgy denim and cool dresses. Mads Norgaard create high quality clothing in a mixture of bold colours and patterns.... Read More

IMG_8331 20/10/2019

1 outfit, styled 3 ways | oufit inspiration

We thought we’d show you how to style this gorgeous Essentiel Antwerp sequin top and skirt. It can worn together paired with these Ivylee kitten heel boots. It’s a fabulous outfit for a party! Outfit option 1: Essentiel Antwerp sequin top & skirt and Ivylee boots Outfit option 2: 360 Cashmere jumper, Essentiel Antwerp sequin skirt and Ivylee boots You can swap out the Essentiel Antwerp sequin top for this gorgeous classic black cashmere jumper. Another option instead of a jumper is a simple tee. Outfit option 3: Essentiel Antwerp... Read More