A cute Cats Protection story with a cute ending…

As featured in the Frome Times. WOW! Have ‘U2’ met before? Bono the cat and the ‘tail’ of two owners TWO women who work next door to each other in Frome have discovered a surprising connection – a 15-year old cat called Bono! Six years ago, Frome resident and owner of fashion shop ‘Truly Sopel’ on Stony […]

Pyjama Party

Our next Pyjama Party is on Friday 18th August, 5.30pm till bedtime in our dreamy shop at no. 14 Stony Street, Frome. Our fun Pj parties are enjoyed by children, teens and adults. Come along and sip milkshakes or babycham. Have your hair crimped and try on our many wigs. We’ll be serving candyfloss too. […]

Washing Line Selfie Challenge

We love it when customers send in photos of themselves in Truly Sopel fashion. We do notice however, that when it comes to underwear selfies, it can be more difficult shall we say. So, we have come up with a fun idea for all! Share your Truly Sopel washing line pics with us and we’ll […]

Truly Tropicana Day

  We are very excited to hold our first market day shop event at the next Frome Independent, on Sunday 6th August. Our Truly Tropicana Day will be from 10am till 3pm, celebrating our colourful and vibrant fashion range. We’ll be having a flash in-store sale on the day with a 2 for 1 offer on […]

DESIGN.CUT.MAKE.TRIM

“I am very driven by colour and pattern, and it’s often the first glimpse of a fabric that is the initial step to it being envisaged into a particular design and then made up into a garment.” Truly Sopel So, how does one of Truly’s fashion ideas make it into the collection and onto the […]

Truly’s Tips – Twice Around the Wrist…

Shopping can be a nightmare, especially when you are tight on time. It’s during these times that I remember an old tip from when I was studying pattern cutting at Martin Shoben school of Fashion. It goes…twice around the wrist is once around the neck, and twice around the neck is once around waist. It […]

14 Stony Street

Sitting on the chaise longue taking a mid morning break, I feel incredibly lucky to be here, in the town I love, selling the clothes I adore to design and make, and feeling well and truly settled in to 14 Stony Street. My days seem to be working like clockwork; opening up, speaking to customers, […]

PONTZ boxer shorts for SS/17

‘Catering to all proclivities’ PONTZ boxershorts have arrived. Yes boys, something for you! Traditional in cut and style with bold branding and made in bright 100% cotton prints, these are undies you’ll be proud to greet the postman in. Designed and handcrafted in England they have an elasticated waist and feature a one piece seamless […]

Discover Frome talks with Truly

My chat with Discover Frome…. Truly x[testimonials number=”5″ timeout=”5000″ speed=”2000″ /]   You had a shop on Catherine Hill a while ago and then left the hill, what ignited the spark in you to come back to Catherine Hill? Since closing the doors at number 32 Catherine Hill in 2013 and then moving into the fashion collective Poot […]

KNICKERS AND ANIMAL WARRIORS

Just in… … a delightfully interesting blog from Amber aka Angelica, a girl after my own heart- an animal lover, a warrior, who like us at Truly Sopel likes our Truly Knickers Animals range. Here’s what she has to say about a subject dear to my heart and is especially fitting in light of this […]