13th February – Galentine’s Day

13th February – Galentine’s Day

Galentine’s Day is an unofficial celebration first introduced on an episode of TV comedy series; Parks & Recreation. It does not aim to replace Valentine’s Day, it is more of an excuse to hang out, kick back and celebrate female friendships with your best girl...
Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair

Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair

A couple of weeks ago we posted a competition on our Facebook page asking for your help in picking a new lip balm flavour, (i’ll talk about this in more detail in a little bit) we have so far had a great response, and also, a great subsequent outcome (as is so...
Merry Christmas! And The Website Turns 1…

Merry Christmas! And The Website Turns 1…

First of all let me wish all of my customers, suppliers, friends and family a very merry christmas and peaceful new year. 2012 has been a huge year for not only Sweet Cecily’s but many people involved in it and around me, some big challenges have been faced,...
Observer On Sunday

Observer On Sunday

After a week off work with what can only be described as a virus that makes you feel more tired than you could imagine feeling, I ended up having a very exciting Sunday. I was woken up to a cooked breakfast with mum, brother and boyfriend and was starting to feel...
The Knitted Blanket

The Knitted Blanket

I was thinking this week about how this whole project would not have been possible without so many people getting involved and being supportive both physically and mentally. It reminded me of a blanket I knitted a couple of winters ago for a friend’s baby. I had...