Empowering Women Every Day: Toby Tiger Celebrates International Women's Day!

Empowering Women Every Day: Toby Tiger Celebrates International Women's Day!

As we gear up to celebrate International Women's Day on March 8th, Toby Tiger is bursting with pride to honour the spirit, resilience, and achievements of women worldwide. At Toby Tiger, we have a special reason to celebrate, as we are a female-founded, independent business, fueled by the passion and dedication of our incredible founder and designer, Zoe Mellor.


Toby Tiger - Zoe Mellor

Zoe Mellor: The Creative Force Behind Toby Tiger

Zoe Mellor isn't just the brains behind Toby Tiger; she's the heart and soul of our brand. With a background in textile design and a flair for vibrant, playful patterns, Zoe has crafted Toby Tiger into the beloved brand it is today. Her journey is nothing short of inspiring, starting from her humble beginnings to building a thriving business that's adored by families around the globe.

From designing quirky, colourful children's clothing to championing sustainable and ethical practices, Zoe's vision for Toby Tiger has always been clear: to create joyful, high-quality garments that kids love to wear, while also caring for the planet they'll inherit.

Toby Tiger - Kids

Motherhood, Entrepreneurship, and Everything in Between

Zoe Mellor isn't just a successful businesswoman; she's also a devoted mother to two (now fully adult!) children, Toby and Kitty. While Toby Tiger may have been inspired by her son Toby, it was Zoe's unwavering determination and creativity that brought the brand to life.

Balancing the demands of motherhood with the challenges of entrepreneurship isn't easy, but Zoe has shown that with passion, perseverance, and a sprinkle of playfulness, anything is possible. Her journey is a testament to the strength and resilience of women everywhere, proving that you can chase your dreams while raising a family.

Toby Tiger - Kitty

Celebrating Women in Business

As we celebrate International Women's Day, it's essential to recognise the invaluable contributions of women in business. From breaking glass ceilings to paving new paths, women entrepreneurs like Zoe Mellor are reshaping industries, driving innovation, and inspiring future generations of leaders.

At Toby Tiger, we're proud to be part of this movement, championing women's voices, supporting female-led initiatives, and fostering a culture of empowerment and equality.

Zoe Mellor - Toby Tiger Organic Baby & Kidswear

International Women's Day FAQ

Q: What is International Women's Day?
A: International Women's Day is a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. It's a day to honour progress, raise awareness about gender equality, and inspire action to create a more inclusive world.

Q: Why is International Women's Day important?
A: International Women's Day is important because it highlights the ongoing fight for gender equality and celebrates the achievements of women worldwide. It's an opportunity to recognise the contributions of women in all aspects of society and to call for continued progress towards gender parity.

Q: How can I get involved in International Women's Day?
A: There are many ways to get involved in International Women's Day, from attending events and rallies to supporting women-owned businesses and organisations. You can also use your voice on social media to raise awareness about gender equality issues and amplify the stories of inspiring women.

Q: What is this year's theme for International Women's Day?
A: The theme for International Women's Day varies each year and is chosen to reflect current global issues and challenges facing women. Themes in recent years have included #ChooseToChallenge, #EachforEqual, and #PressforProgress.

Q: How can I support women in my community?
A: You can support women in your community by advocating for gender equality, promoting women's rights, and supporting female-led businesses and organisations. Additionally, you can mentor and empower young women and girls to pursue their dreams and aspirations.

As we celebrate International Women's Day, let's not only celebrate how far we've come but also recommit ourselves to creating a more equitable and inclusive world for future generations. Together, we can make a difference and empower women everywhere to shine bright and reach for the stars. Happy International Women's Day from all of us at Toby Tiger! 🌟🐯

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