MEOWDEL CASTING CALL! WE'RE ON THE HUNT FOR BIG CAT MODELS.

Do you have a wonderfully curvaceous kitty who finds it difficult to find large cat collars that are high quality and safe? We are often asked to make custom size collars for Maine Coons, British Shorthairs, Savannah Cats and other naturally plus size felines. Cheshire & Wain large cat collars will be available soon but to launch the new size we are looking for a model for our "Curvy Kitty" campaign. 

THE CAT'S MEOW: CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE FOR FELINE FANS!

It's that time of year where we hit the shops and our favourite online stores to do our Christmas shopping! Whether you're looking to treat yourself or find thoughtful gifts for your friends, colleagues, or family - Christmas gift shopping can feel a little daunting when there's so much to choose from. If there's a cat-lover on your list at least you know that something with a kitty theme is guaranteed to make them purr with delight. And so to help you out we've curated our pick of the best gifts for feline-fans so you don't have to! 

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BLACK FRIDAY IS HERE! GET 20% OFF ALL LUXURY CAT COLLARS UNTIL MONDAY

Good fortune has come to fancy felines and pampered pussycats this Black Friday weekend in the form of Cheshire & Wain’s luxury cat collar sale! Cat lovers can enjoy 20% off our covetable range of distinctive cat collars made from quality leather and incorporating a discreet breakaway buckle. Choose from festive colour popping styles, heritage classics and even personalise a collar with your cat’s name or title in gold lettering! 

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WHY DOES MY CAT STARE AT ME? 10 INNER KITTY MONOLOGUES ONLY CAT OWNERS WILL UNDERSTAND

How many times have you been minding your own business at home; watching TV, cooking dinner or tidying the house when you catch a glimpse of your furry little friend staring daggers into your very core? Is it mind control? Are they plotting world domination or are they just trying to work out why YOU are staring at THEM!? It seems we'll never truly know what our kitty is thinking but that doesn't stop us from trying to decipher their internal monologues to hilarious effect. Here are some suggestions of what they might be thinking...

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BEST HORROR FILMS TO GET YOU (AND YOUR CAT) IN THE HALLOWEEN MOOD

In honour of cat actors in spooky movies of the past few decades, here's my top selection of  horror films which feature our feline friends being (or trying to be) evil. Top marks go to the film adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's The Tomb of Ligeia for best pun littered DVD Synopsis!

Fingers and paws crossed that your kitty doesn't get any ideas from number 1. Happy Halloween! 

Explore Wonderland: The Cheshire & Wain Pop-Up Boutique in London throughout August

Visit the Cheshire & Wain pop up shop throughout August to shop our range of luxury kitty merchandise in the flesh and delight in our Wonderland inspired Cheshire Cat window display (which has already turned heads!) Choose from Cheshire & Wain’s fanciful edit of luxury leather collars, handmade organic catnip toys and collar charms, as well as five-star Caviar themed kitty dinnerware.

THE CAT'S MEOW: SUMMER HOLIDAY MUST HAVES FOR FELINE FANS

The last six months have brought us all sorts of exciting kitty inspired fashion and events. From Cutter and Squidge’s Hello Kitty high tea to fancy felines adorning the Gucci pre-fall catwalk. Cats continue on their quest for world domination much to the delight of feline fans! And to ensure you get your kitty fix over the summer, we round up our favourite holiday must-haves from poolside publications to feline inspired beachwear and even a themed Hello Kitty plane! This is the cat-lovers one stop summer holiday shop.

CATS VS. CUCUMBERS! TIPS TO KEEP YOUR CAT CALM WHILE YOU CELEBRATE WITH A GIN COCKTAIL ON WORLD CUCUMBER DAY

Last year a truly baffling cat video went viral. You may remember it. It involved cats displaying pure terror at the sight of the lowly cucumber. Like this unassuming fruit was a poisonous viper they leapt into the air with tails fluffy, ears back and eyes wide. And why did this humble gherkin cause so much grief for our feline friends? We hadn't the foggiest idea! 

It turns out that over a third of cats across the globe display an irrational fear of cucumbers.*

10 Epic Cat Cake Fails and Wins For a Mad Catter's Tea Party

On 27th May 2016, Battersea Dogs and Cats Home are inviting cat lovers to host a purr-fect tea party at home or at work, to help raise funds for the pussycats in their care. 

While sorting your fashion puss’ Mad Catter Tea Party attire is easy with our new Wonderland collection, wowing your guests with a cake that is worthy of their donations may be a trickier challenge. To avoid any red faced culinary disasters, take heed of our round up of #epiccatcakefails and #catcakewins to keep your cat lady crown in tact and help raise funds for a wonderful cause. 

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11 CATS who'd have PLENTY TO GRIN ABOUT in Wonderland

Cheshire & Wain’s latest collection takes its inspiration from Lewis Carroll’s childhood classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Published 150 years ago, this enchanting tale still captures our imagination and is even referenced in our company name. 

To celebrate the launch of our new Wonderland Range of luxury collars and toys, we round up 11 cute cats who'd have plenty of reasons to grin like a Cheshire Cat in Wonderland.