Cheeky Mare has the launched the exclusive 'Fabulously Gay' bone china mug, with 15% of each sale donated to the Albert Kennedy Trust, the UK's national lgbtq+ youth homelessness charity providing safe homes and better futures for lgbtq+ young people.
Cheeky Mare is a female-founded, independent homeware and gifting brand with an expressive, tongue in cheek ethos, a flair for design and appreciation for British hand craftmanship.
With wit at its heart and quality in its soul, each piece in the Cheeky Mare collection features exclusive designs, relatable amusing slogans and is finished with 18ct gold gilding - and the 'Fabulously Gay' mug is equally as unique.British born and bred, the founder Helen is dedicated to ethical sourcing and championing the UK's homegrown rich design and craftmanship heritage.
The fine china pieces are handcrafted by the finest artisans in Stoke on Trent, the home of the fine ceramics and porcelain industry for some of the biggest, revered brands.akt is the national lgbtq+ youth homelessness charity, providing safe homes and better futures for lgbtq+ young people. Almost one quarter of all young people facing or experiencing homelessness identify as LGBTQ+, and 77 per cent of those cite rejection or abuse from their families as what has led them to being so.
The charity was set up in Manchester in 1989 by straight ally and former foster carer Cath Hall, and a group of founding members, and has since opened its doors in London, Newcastle and London. In 30 years, akt has provided over 250,000 nights off the street and supported over 50,000 lgbtq+ young people at risk of or experiencing homelessness.