Jessica’s story: Day 360

Jessica’s story: Day 360

Jessica Ricketts, Founder and Owner of Wynter Isabelle  A passionate bridal stylist and buyer running an award-winning boutique in Barry, South Wales I was 16 when I very nearly lost my life in a serious car crash. For one of the passengers in the vehicle...
Rochelle’s story: Day 346

Rochelle’s story: Day 346

Rochelle Newman, Founder of New Shell  Selling natural hair products which encourage people to not only look after their hair, but also their bodies  When I was 14, my hair started to fall out – primarily at the front. I also developed intense dandruff. The whole...
Antonia’s story: Day 339

Antonia’s story: Day 339

Antonia Mungai, Founder of The Cheshire Soap Company, The Cheshire Soap School and Be Blessed Handcrafted natural soaps made with the finest oils, butters and botanicals for the ultimate bathing experience I’m a logical person and I like maths and science, but I also...
Eleanor’s story: Day 330

Eleanor’s story: Day 330

Eleanor Howie, Founder of Valiant Lingerie A luxury lingerie brand designed for women who have had mastectomies  My mum and aunt (mum’s younger sister) both had breast cancer by the time they were 31. In mum’s case, she had it a second time when pregnant with my...
Sherene’s story: Day 318

Sherene’s story: Day 318

Sherene Headley, Founder of MOKKAH A luxurious women’s footwear brand catering to fashion-conscious women who wear extended sizes (UK 8-12) I always loved shoes as a child but as my feet got bigger, I struggled to express myself freely through fashion. I left...
Ruth’s story: Day 317

Ruth’s story: Day 317

Ruth Watchorn, Owner of The Little Cottage Gift Company An online boutique stocking an array of hand-picked vintage and antique items, as well as exclusive handmade pieces A lot is expected of women these days… I don’t have a partner and I can’t have children....