Nervous but excited about out first trade stand Bloom which is just 4 days away. We’ve spent the last few days finalising our stand layout and getting everything in place. Bloom is open to the public on Thursday 31st until June 4th and our plans are well in place…
This week we welcomed the arrival of our Pretty Bird Overalls! To say there was excitement at Pretty Bird HQ on Tuesday when they arrived would be understatement but there was work to be done too to get all the pre-ordered pairs out swiftly. Read More
Miss Muck, Funky Farmerette I can’t even begin to recall all the names that I thought of calling this business but none of them stuck until we hit on the name Pretty Bird. 3 months on I’ve had some interesting feedback on our business name so I felt like I should share my thoughts on our business name and why for me it’s was a winner. Read More
A couple of weeks back, I had a lovely telephone chat with Frank Kenneddy Editor of the Connacht Tribune about our business. Always happy to spotlight, new and innovative businesses and news from around the region, we were deligthed to speak to Frank and tell him out story.
Given that our ranges are designed for working in and me myself is more at home in the milking parlour than backstage dressing models at a fashion show, you might imagine how much like a fish out of water I was immersed in the world of catwalk fashion at the National Ploughing Championships but I have to say it was fun! Read More
It was so great to meet Irish Times journalist Sean Dunne at the National Ploughing Championships. Sean did what a lot of journalists do now and put a call out on Twitter for Ploughing stories ahead of attending the event. Lorna Sixsmith, who has become a great friend to our business tipped me off about Sean’s tweet so I popped him an email telling him a little about the launch of our new business. Read More
This week, at the National Ploughing Championships we had the opportunity to meet up with a number of really interesting people, we have been following on Twitter. Here’s a few people we met that you should follow if you haven’t already!
Introducing the hilarious and now long-lasting legacy of our business – our Dermot and Dave Today FM Jingly Bit!
I had no idea what to expect but knew it would be hilarious and boy oh boys did the boys deliver. So here it is – here is the full interview and our Jingley bit. Are you ready?! Ok 5, 6, 7, 8…
For those of you that missed it, here is the link to our radio interview with MJ Clery of Midlands 103. We were delighted to get the call from MJ and tell him all about our business, where the idea for the business came from and about our stand at the National Ploughing Championships!
Pretty Bird feature starts at 32.48!
With our big Ploughing Championships launch just around the corner, the Pretty Bird team had to miss Electric Picnic this year. So to make up for it, we caught up with Maura C for her festival highlights and more!