01/09/09: A busy summer for Silibili!
Silibili had a full summer of events in 2009. At the Urdd Eisteddfod in Cardiff, Silibili shared a stall with Bodlon www.bodlon.com , and had a fantastic time. It was Silibili's first time too at the Royal Welsh Show in Llanelwedd in July. In August, Silibili travelled north to Bala for a first birthday celebration at the National Eisteddfod. It's been a busy but succesful first year! Phew!
Nora and Delyth at the Royal Welsh Winter Fair '08
09/08/08: A successful Eisteddfod for Silibili
Silibili had a very successful launch and first week of trade at the National Eisteddfod in Cardiff. According to owner, Mererid Wigley, the company have even sold out already of a few sizes in some particular designs. "The winner in the popularity stakes was 'Fi sy'n bwysig' followed closely by 'Dwishe sylw!' and 'Cynnyrch Lleol' ", according to Mererid. "The others also sold well and I was overwhelmed and overjoyed by all the positive response we had to our products".
07/08/08: Heini teaches Bili to dance!
Heini, one of S4C's most energetic and vibrant characters, was at the stall, showing Bili, the monkey, and some new little friends, how to keep fit with a few fun exercises. Some of his new friends were dressed purposely in Silibili t-shirts - quality fair-trade clothing with distinctive graphics, plenty of colour and some witty designs.
05/08/08: Jac y Jwc launches Silibili.co.uk
S4C's popular character, Jac y Jwc, launched Silibili.co.uk at the National Eisteddfod on Tuesday, the 5th of August 2008. Jac y Jwc is expecting a child with his wife, Jini, and was visiting the stall to find a gift for the new baby. He was greeted by Bili, the monkey, and some new friends, and they all had fun cutting and enjoying a special cake to mark the ocassion.
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