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Marilyn & Melrose

12 Narrowgate | Castle Quarter, Alnwick NE66 1JG, England
+44 1665 605661
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Fabulous gifts and vintage interior pieces

A lovely shop to browse around in Alnwick. Packed with unique, lovely items. They supply furniture... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
juliebullen63
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Gorgeous shop

Lovely, individual interior touches. Very pleasant gentleman showed me their selection of gorgeous... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2015
E P
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Marilyn & Melrose is an Interiors & Lifestyle shop, based in the beautiful castle town of Alnwick, in Northumberland. We opened the shop in August 2012, introducing the North East to the wonders of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint™, painted furniture, up-cycling and of course …. fantastic Craft Workshops. Since then, the shop has taken on new premises on the High Street and we still have our gorgeous, original Studio, much loved by all our customers. The shop has evolved into a lifestyle store, largely because we listened to our customers, and also because it was a natural progression. When you visit us, you will find a vast array of many beautiful items for your home …. soft furnishings, furniture, craft items, haberdashery, scented candles, beautiful jewellery, mind body and spirit items …. and clothes too. We have three floors of loveliness for you to explore. You can be assured of a very warm welcome and four-legged friends are welcome too. Best wishes from us both :)
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6 Nov 2016
“Fabulous gifts and vintage interior pieces”
22 Sep 2015
“Gorgeous shop”
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12 Narrowgate | Castle Quarter, Alnwick NE66 1JG, England
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+44 1665 605661
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

A lovely shop to browse around in Alnwick. Packed with unique, lovely items. They supply furniture paint and also do furniture painting classes - you can book onto one of these on their website. I havent tried a class but the couple who own the...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2015

Lovely, individual interior touches. Very pleasant gentleman showed me their selection of gorgeous shawl/wall hangings - spectacular! Range of linen garments upstairs - very ecletic - deffo one to visit the next time you're in Alnwick.

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Reviewed 24 February 2014

I visited Marilyn & Melrose because they were the nearest suppliers of annie sloans chalk paint. I was greeted warmly, with a great interest in what I was going to paint, advice was given freely. I was so impressed with the paint, I revisited the...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2013

I have visited Marilyn and Melrose a couple of times and I'm looking forward to travelling up the Northumberland coast once again for a well overdue return visit. I, too, visited initially to check out their stock of Annie Sloane paint and accessories. This led...More

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Karen S, Owner at Marilyn & Melrose, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2013

We really appreciate you taking the time to review Marilyn & Melrose. It's so encouraging to receive feedback and to know that our customers are experiencing something so positive when they come to visit. We're very aware of the customers we have and always strive...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2013

I have visited Marilyn and Melrose on a couple of times now, and last night had the pleasure of a one to one workshop with Karen, I had a truly amazing time and can not thank her enough. The shop is in a lovely location...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2013

I visited this cozy little shop in Alnwick. I was really delighted with such good taste. I had the opportunity to attend a workshop and was really fascinated. Thank you Karen and Paul.

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Reviewed 24 May 2013

visited early may with my husband, we were wandering around the town of alnwick and came upon this shop, down an alley, it is an amazing shop full of beautiful things for the home, very reasonably prices, i bought a picture frame and a couple...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2013

Visited Marilyn and Melrose, whilst on holiday, in October 2012. I had identified them as an 'Annie Sloan' stockist so they were therefore, top of my list, to visit. The owners were really friendly and extremely knowledgeable about the paint. They gave me lots of...More

1  Thank Lara H
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

Visited Marilyn and Melrose after finding they were the stockists for Annie Sloan paints that someone had recommended to me. I have bought some furniture for my daughters bedroom and would like to have a go at painting them. Really excellent service and advice from...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2013

This recently opened shop specialises in the supply of a brand of Chalk Paints for the creation of "Shabby Chic" furniture. They sell ready painted furniture and also run half day courses for people wanting to do their own work at home. Additionally they also...More

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