Stars Best Shop Awards 2017 Finalists Announced!

Underlines Magazine, organisers of Stars Best Shop Awards, are thrilled to announce this year’s finalists. Stars Best Shop Awards 2017 in collaboration with headline sponsor, LYCRA® (a trademark of INVISTA), takes place on Thursday 9th November in Shakespeare’s UnderGlobe with 350 retail and brand guests.

Stars is primarily aimed at recognising the value of specialist and independent shops in these competitive sectors of the market and is now in its 9th season, drawing retailers from every part of the UK and Ireland. Congratulations to the 104 finalists!

Alma Care Frillies Peaches & Cream
Amazing Grace Gardenia Perfect Fit (Keynsham)
Amelie’s Follies Goods (Ireland) Perfect Fit by Carol
Arnotts Grace Lily Lingerie Pretty Lovely Guilt Lingerie Pretty Things (Buckhurst Hill)
Bare Necessities Harrods Pretty Things(Cockfosters)
Barkers of Northallerton Harts of Monmouth Pretty Woman
Beach & Body House of Fraser Prohibido
Beales Group Jarrolds of Norwich Rumour Lingerie
Belle Femme (Ireland) John Lewis Sadie the Bra Lady
Bentalls Kingston Jolie Sassy Nix
Boschen Jolie Lingerie See Saw
Box of Gorgeous Keress Lingerie Selfridges
Bravissimo Kinari Sheer Delight
Browns of York La Belle Boudoir Shirley Allum
Bustles Boutique Lace Lingerie (Honiton) Silks of Glasgow
Butterflies of Petersfield Lace of Bakewell Sixty Six Lingerie
Cabana Lincoln Bra Lady Smith Bradbeer (Legwear)
Caroline Randell Linda Rose Lingerie Smith Bradbeer (Lingerie)
Carols of Bishops Stortford Lingerie Outlet Store Sweet Dreams
C’est la Vie Louby Lou’s Tallulah Lingerie
Chantilly Luxury Legs Temptations
Claudia May Lingerie Mabel & Jacks The Bra Shop (Morecambe)
Coco Bay Maison SL The Fitting Room (Ilkley)
Contour (Ireland) Mimi & You The Lingerie Room
Daniels of Windsor Mirari The Little Big Bra Shop
De Gruchys Mish Truelove
Debenhams Morleys Group (Legwear) Turnbulls
Elphicks Morleys Group (Lingerie) UK Lingerie
Embrace Mystique (Marlborough) UK Swimwear
Fenwick Bond Street (Legwear) Net a Porter UK Tights
Fenwick Brent Cross Nicola Very (Shop Direct)
Fenwick of Colchester (Legwear) Nicola Jane Voisins
Fenwick of Colchester (Lingerie) Odette Winch & Blatch Olivia’s Lingerie

Stars’ awards include the Reference Shop Award, Concept Store Award, Personal Touch Award, Best Newcomer Award, Department Store (Standalone), Chain/Department Store, Best E-tailer Award (Multi-product), Best Specialist E-tailer, Legwear Retailer of the Year Award, Special Care Recognition Award, Editor’s Choice, Excellence & Outstanding Achievement Award (decided by public vote) and Supplier of the Year Award. The ultimate award is the SuperStar Award (only for bricks & mortar shops that have been in business for 20 years or more), and for 2017 a brand new award will be announced.

With thanks for the continuing support of our headline sponsor:


And Stars‘ 2017 list of sponsors:

Anita item_m6 ModeCity
DKNY Maidenform Lise Charmel
Rosa Faia Melas Logo Lascana
Salon International de la Lingerie Panache Lingerie Wacoal Europe