Wee Piggies & Paws

Wee Piggies & PawsEmail: kelowna@weepiggies.com
Web: www.weepiggies.com

Tell us about yourself and family

My name is Ilona Morrison. I was born in Budapest, Hungary. Lived in Germany for 4 years and moved to Canada to Mississauga when I was about 15. Met my amazing husband and we moved to Kelowna about 7 years ago. We now have two beautiful blond kids Zsofia (7) and Andras (4) who bring smiles and happiness into our lives.

Describe your business/product or service

I create beautiful keepsakes of babies and children’s hands and feet to be cherished from generation to generation.

How long have you been in business?

I am the proud owner of Wee Piggies and Paws have been since 2010.

Why did you start the business?

Actually funny story……I heard about Wee Piggies and Paws back in Ontario in 2007 when my daughter was born. She was 5 weeks early weighing in at 5’2 lbs and had the smallest hands and feet. We decided to get a shadowbox done, which had a picture of her and castings of her hand and foot. My husband was at first not keen on spending the money to get the shadowbox, little did we know I would get 3 hahaha one for us, one for my mom and one for his mom. This caused a bit of a fight 🙂 but as time went by this became our most cherished piece of art.
When we moved to Kelowna everyone that came over complimented on this shadowbox and asked where I got it done and how they could get one. So my husband came up with the idea of us starting a Wee Piggies out here in the Okanagan. He researching the company which is a franchise to see if it would be worth getting into and next thing you know we bought the franchise for Kelowna. Funny that he was the one who needed convincing in the first place that the money was worth getting the castings done of my 5 lb daughter.

Tell us why all parents need to visit your store or purchase your product/service

I knew how much I cherished this shadowbox and still do till this day and wanted to be able to give other moms the opportunity to get this keepsakes done for their kids. Because they grow up soo fast 🙁 They will never be this little again so lets capture them now and have their little hands and feet forever!

Describe a feature product or promotion you have going on (or coming up)?

Want to Win your favourite Wee Piggies product?
Show us a picture of your Sweetie to Win what you love!
See ‘Enter Here’ icon at the top of my Wee Piggies Kelowna Facebook page
or Mobile link here-> http://bit.ly/WeePiggiesContests

After you enter, tell us below which of these products you
LOVE and would like to win!
Good Luck everyone – can’t wait to see pictures of your
adorable Sweeties!!!

We have a new promotion on every month keep checking out Facebook page for upcoming promos.

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