The CZ Blog: Sasha's diary of life behind the scenes at your favourite family sweatshop

Heartbreak and stealing your ideas!

Heartbreak and stealing your ideas!

If you follow us on Instagram, you’ll know I’ve been referring to my secret/invisible boyfriend for about a year now. Spoiler: he’s real and we broke up. 😭😭 It was one of those grim wrong-timing situations and we couldn't find  a way to continue that worked for both of us. I annoyingly don't hate him and genuinely wish him all the best. I almost rather he cheated or something so we could all collectively set fire to his house 🙃. This week has been pretty brutal tbh, but there has been some iconic moments. Personal highlights included crying so much...

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Nani's modelling debut

Hello and welcome to your weekly ramblings of a deranged sweatshop owner trying to destroy Clinton’s one card at a time. Right, it’s official, CHRISTMAS is finally done! We’ve got cards, we’ve got jumpers but most importantly some of the most hilariously awful video content in Christmas history coming your way 💁🏽‍♀️💁🏽‍♀️. I tried to film a family catwalk with Nani 🙈 and omg bless her soul turns out she thought I genuinely meant walk like a cat 😭😭. I was crying but also trying not to because she was being adorable. I explained we don’t need her to do...

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I’m not made for activeness

Anyone else feel like it’s been a really long month this week?! We started the week with Diwali on Monday, it was really cute, Nani brought us all samosas and gulabjaman and then we lit candles and went to bed like the truly religious folk we are 😂 Then on Tuesday it was Auntie's actual birthday but I bailed after cake to go speed dating with my friend 🙈I feel the need to clarify I went as moral support in case secret / invisible boyfriend is reading this / actually exists.   We trekked all the way to Leicester only...

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Nani for PM

Nani for PM

A friday rant about how Nani should be Prime Minister and how I need to stop eating my feelings

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5 things I’ve learnt since quitting law to sell cards full time 💌: ⁣

So it's been around 6 months since I quit my law job to do Cheeky Zebra full time so figured I'd do a quick round up of 5 things I've experienced so far.. 1. People will stay stuff to you like omg you’re really brave (they’re not being nice they actually mean wtf have you done) 🤣🤣🤣⁣⁣2. You will spend a lot of time talking to yourself and trying to explain to your Nan that you’re actually in a v. important business meeting (by yourself) ⁣🤓⁣⁣3. You will get mad at your friends for not asking you how you’re getting...

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