In The Press


20 Years in the press

Our very own Vanessa took some time out to do an interview with the EDP, letting us know the ins and out of running Collen & Clare whilst juggling being a full time mum, wife and business woman. You can read the full article here


Brilliant Boutiques – We Made It!

Last month the Sunday Telegraph Stella magazine asked for nominations from its readers for the best boutiques in the country. We are absolutely delighted and over the moon thrilled to say thank you, thank you, thank you to you all for your support – We made the list, we are officially a ‘brilliant boutique’. Many of you sent us copies of your nominations and we can only say how touched we have been, such enthusiasm and warmth. We love what we do but this has just given us an added... Read More


In the Press | Conde Nast Traveller

Conde de Nast Traveller  June 2016 Francesca Syz. We were super thrilled to be featured in the June publication of Conde Nast Traveller.  Unveiling the Suffolk coast and its hidden gems, Francesca talks about the low-key charm of Walbersick with its wind – whipped cottages and wide sandy beaches,  the ruggedly charming Aldeburgh with the ‘freshest fish and chips on the planet’, taking a  picnic to the  island in Mere Lake in Thorpeness, sipping  oysters from a quayside shack in Southwold and of course a stop off at Collen &... Read More

Penelope Chilvers Shoes 07/10/2015

In The Press | Penelope Chilvers

Drapers Magazine  September 19 2015 Graeme Moran      Did you catch us in the September issue of Drapers?!   We are so happy to be able to call ourselves a favourite shopping destination of the fantastic shoe designer, Penelope Chilvers: Where are your favourite places to shop? Liberty is one of London’s most iconic stores and offers an incredibly comfortable shopping experience. I also like multi-brand boutique Collen & Clare in Southwold, Suffolk, and Burnham Market, Norfolk. We are obsessed with her beautiful footwear and accessory line, stocked in store... Read More


Over The Taupe | Blog post

Check out Over the taupe’s latest blog post. Our girl Genevieve is talking about everything Collen & Clare and her love for the coastal boutiques!   Coastal Chic, Collen & Clare Edition | Over the taupe    


In The Press | Woman & Home

Women & Home Magazine September 2015 Clare Coulson Did you catch us in the latest edition of Women & Home?! We were lucky enough to be featured in their boutique shop special. In a quest to find new – season style staples,  the team at Women & Home highlighted their ten favourite independent boutiques around the country. See below for a selection of  Vanessa’s top picks  for keeping on trend this season. 1.  Black Glossy Goat With Soft Gold £895 | Mulberry 2. The Bodiam Denim Skirt £195 | MiH ... Read More


In The Press | Uniquely Away Magazine

Uniquely Away Magazine Summer 2015 Issue 13     Did you catch us in the latest issue of  Uniquely Away?!  Thank you so much to everyone at Uniquely Away magazine for featuring us in a beautiful spread on us and our store in Burnham Market. Make sure you get your copy of the magazine for an insight into exclusive holidays, leisure and experiences in Norfolk and Suffolk.    


In the Press – The Sunday Times

  The Sunday Times 12.04.2015 By Lucy Denyer Did you catch us in the Sunday Times this Morning?!  Home – Centre Pages – Lead Story, get your copy now! Thank you so much Lucy Denyer at The Sunday Times.      


The Duchess of Cambridge in Goat

Washington Crepe Coat £680 | Goat Loved by many, including The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton; British clothing brand Goat is a staple brand here at Collen & Clare. Renowned for creating understated luxury knits, classic dresses and sumptuous silk shirts, the brand is a master at making luxury look effortless. On her first solo engagement in New York City, Kate chose to wear the Goat Washington Crepe Coat – luckily you can get the exact same coat from us, due in store in Southwold any day soon! Call to... Read More