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All About Strawberry Shortcake

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All About Strawberry Shortcake

If you grew up in the 1980's, chances are you've met Strawberry Shortcake. Strawberry is a cartoon character originally used on greeting cards, but proved so popular she had her own range of dolls, posters, and later appeared on television and films. She's a favourite for collectors and, after having a few makeovers throughout the years, she's been restored to her former glory to mark her 40th birthday. These stunning dolls are now available from us.  Small Strawberry Shortcake Doll £12.99 A Brief Introduction to Strawberry Shortcake  Strawberry Shortcake is the protagonist of the Strawberry Shortcake franchise. In the 1980's version of the franchise she lives in a shortcake, while...

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My Little Pony are BACK!

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My Little Pony are BACK!

If you were anything like me, My Little Pony were the MUST HAVE toy growing up. When I opened www.fivelittlediamonds.co.uk, I did it with the aim of bringing nostalgia to our customers, and boy do these 35th Anniversary ponies hit the mark! With long, shiny hair that you can comb, braid, and style, they look and feel just like you remember and are even better this time around- you don't need to beg your parents to buy them for you! Collect all 6- Minty, Snuzzle, Blossom, Cotton Candy, Blue Belle and Butterscotch. The original Mane 6! To celebrate MLP's 35th birthday, the 6...

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Tips for Increasing Facebook Engagement for Businesses

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Tips for Increasing Facebook Engagement for Businesses

Following on from our recent blog post about increasing Instagram engagement, we decided to share what we’ve researched into increasing Facebook engagement. Due to the new algorithm that Instagram and Facebook are putting into place, many small businesses have been seeing a drop in their engagement (and as a result, their sales). Facebook will also soon be split into a personal feed, and a business feed. This, coupled with the new algorithm, mean that being relevant is more important than ever. Facebook judges your posts relevancy based on post interaction, which means that in order to be seen, your posts need more...

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Introducing Rainbow Heart Bear

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Introducing Rainbow Heart Bear

All devoted Care Bear fans (including us!) know that 2017 marks the 35th Anniversary of the Care Bears. The 9th of September is Share Your Care Day, and to celebrate this momentous occasion, a Special Edition Care Bear has been born! Rainbow Heart was created especially to celebrate the Care Bears' 35th anniversary, and is only available between July- December this year. At Five Little Diamonds, as long time fans and stockists of Care Bears, we have been blessed to stock this beautiful, special bear. Rainbow Heart appears in a mini-video on the official Care Bears channel- in it, it...

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Care Bears- 35 Years of Caring!

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Care Bears- 35 Years of Caring!

Do these beautifully bright bears need any introduction? Odds are, if you grew up in the 1980's, you know of and probably love these friendly faces. The Care Bears are a group of multi-coloured bears, each with a different belly badge that reflects their personality and talents. Can you believe it, this year they turn 35? The original 1980's Care Bears logo Having been a long time stockist of these magical bears (and their cousins too!) we decided to celebrate their birthday with brand new lines and special promotions, details of which can be found in our latest newsletter (if...

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