About Us

Kate Walton - Havetolove.com

#GettingToKnowUs

HaveToLove is an Award winning fashion boutique in the leafy suburb of Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne.  Featured in Vogue’s Best Boutiques twice, Have To Love is In a prime retail location at the top of Gosforth High Street with customer parking, Founder Kate Walton of Have to Love Fashion boutique has spent 14 years establishing a loyal customer base of women who want something different from the High Street fashion stores.

Founder Kate Walton started HaveToLove in September 2006 after graduating with a BA Hons Fashion Marketing degree at Northumbria University her and working at Hugo Boss UK Sales she then created her own fashion collection and her aim was to create affordable boutique fashion at high street prices.

With over 200 reviews from our customers, Kate values customer service first and foremost and the 5 star Personal service given In store is reflected online too.

#Awards

Best North East Retailer 2019 - English Independent Retail Awards

Drapers Best New Business 2007 - Vogue Magazine

Britain’s Best Boutiques 2010 - Vogue Magazine

100 Best Boutiques 2010 - Vogue Magazine

100 Best Shops outside of London 2012 - Vogue Magazine

50 Best Boutiques - The Telegraph Stella Magazine

Top Inspiring Independents -Drapers

Best Independent Buying Team 2015 - Pure London Buyer’s Power List

Best Tyne & Wear Fashion Retailer 2016 - Tyne & Wear Lifestyle Awards

Kate Walton named ’30 under 30 ones to watch in the fashion industry’ - Drapers

Grazia Secret boutiques & online - Grazia Magazine

 

 

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