It’s with great sadness that the Suffolk Agricultural Association have today confirmed cancellation of the Suffolk Show on 27th & 28th May. We are expecting that the same will happen with Badminton International Horse Trials from 6th to 10th May. This is exceptionally disappointing for us as we were so looking forward to getting started ... Read more

Coronavirus Update

Whilst we feel extremely fortunate to have closed our store prior to the Coronavirus outbreak, our thoughts remain with our many fellow independent retailers who are finding it very difficult during these times.  Please do shop locally if you are able and try to help support them. We are taking all measures to ensure that ... Read more

First Pop – Up

What an amazing response we had at our first pop-up at the Farmers Club on 10th of March. It was wonderful to see so many of our regular customers again and catch up!  We really did make many friendships over the 10 years of being on Abbeygate Street and so lovely that we can continue ... Read more

A whole new experience

Charlie and I were both so excited to be able to attend Lineapelle the world’s largest exhibition of leathers, accessories, components and fabrics, something that we were never able to do when restricted by having the store. What an experience!! Until now we have relied on the factories to source the materials that we wanted ... Read more


Making the decision to close our store was a very difficult decision for us…as it is where the Nicola Sexton footwear brand was born some 10 years ago! However, following many meetings/phone calls and discussions with my nearest and dearest, looking for the right people to join us on our new journey and help us … Read more

Changes afoot at Nicola Sexton

With the lease for our Store in Abbeygate Street expiring in the New Year and the continued success of the Nicola Sexton brand, we have decided to “return the keys” at the end of January 2020 and focus entirely on our own collection of footwear. However, please don’t be alarmed!  We won’t leave you in the ... Read more


We are drawing to the end of our wholesale season selling our Autumn/Winter 20 range to our many wholesale stockist.  Again, the focus for us is colour and texture, bringing excitement to those somewhat dreary winter days!! During a very difficult time on the high street for many retailers, we are delighted to have sold ... Read more


We’ve done it again….. so excited to have been recognised for the second year running as a finalist in the Footwear Awards 2020!! The competition really is huge and we are up against some of the biggest brands in the industry, so what an achievement to have been selected as a finalist! The awards evening ... Read more


We are delighted to have been nominated as finalists in both the Footwear Industry Awards 2019 and Drapers Footwear Awards 2019 for “Designer of the Year” … That’s such an honour and I am so thankful to the industry for recognising the Nicola Sexton brand, starting as a small independent retailer in 2010 and developing ... Read more