Tunbridge Wells

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Young Fashion Designer of the Year Award / 2016

So you may have seen this incredible piece in our window this past week…it is the work of the very talented Rachel Rose who won the much coveted Young Fashion Designer Award in July with her textured cape. The Young Fashion Designer Awards is a national competition, established by Kent College Pembury in 2010 to celebrate talented Textiles students at GCSE, AS & A Level. Every year it’s judged by a select group of 10 judges who each bring experience and professionalism from a range of fashion, textile and design... Read More

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event / SS16 New Season Launch Party

On Wednesday night, lots of lovely Tunbridge Wells ladies descended on bod & ted for a night of fun-filled fashion, complete with our signature cocktails and goody bags. We also had the lovely Kam, brand ambassador from Becksondergaard, on hand to show us on some imaginative ways to style our scarves. Cocktails in hand, customers perused the brand new SS16 collections, some of which had just arrived that day! As always, we had some fantastic special offers on the night, and the first 20 customers got an exclusive goody bag... Read More


style insider / naomi drewett

In our first Style Insider feature of 2016 we chat to Naomi Drewett, PA and lover of all things Tunbridge Wells.  Read on to find out about her fashion do’s and don’ts, and who her ultimate style icon is! Guaranteed to put you in a good mood, she’s a regular at bod & ted and we love her classic, feminine style…you can find her on social media…@pantileslady Describe your style in 3 words? My style in 3 words – Chosen With Love – I like to shop for things I truly... Read More


new in / Soludos

A delivery of Soludos espadrilles makes you think of one thing…Summer! It may still be chilly outside, but we know Spring is on it’s way, and the shop is filled to the brim with colour, prints and lightweight fabrics to get you in the mood! These super comfortable and quirky espadrilles are always a hit with you lot, and we’ve got a feeling they’re going to be a success this season too as the collection has expanded and we have even more lovely styles to offer! Here are our favourites…all... Read More

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bod & ted – our year

So, it’s officially the first proper working day of 2016 for many of us…but bod & ted have been back in the office for a few days, and have already started scheming and planning on exciting things for the New Year. We thought this was a great time to look back at some of our favourite moments from 2015! As per usual we started the year off with buying season, this time for AW15…some of the shows we visited included Scoop London and Pure, and of course we visited all... Read More

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The Boutique – aw15

A little peek into the word of bod & ted with some of our favourite visual merchandising and window displays! One of the most fun and rewarding things about the boutique is working out how we are going to display all of the gorgeous deliveries that arrive weekly…here is what we’ve been doing so far this AW15!

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event – AW15 New Season Launch Party

Last Wednesday we celebrated our AW15 New Season Launch Party at bod & ted. Our doors we’re left open for some late night shopping, complete with cocktails, sweets and fab offers that we knew you lovely lot wouldn’t be able to resist! To top it off, our first 20 customers through the door were treated to a coveted goody bag packed full of our favourite brands! Our sweet treats and cocktails went down a storm, with thanks to the help of our barman, Nick! Shopping + discounts + pic n’... Read More