Five Little Diamonds Blog — Inspiration

FREE Fun Things to do at Home Downloads

Posted by Cathy Locke on

Are you stuck on ideas for the summer holidays? One of the brands we stock, the amazing Tenderleaf Toys, have put together a catalogue of complimentary printables. They are designed to extend the playtime of their beautiful toys (but can obviously be used without!). Some examples are provided below, and you can click the link below to download those and so many more. Click here to see FUN THINGS TO DO AT HOME Free Downloads >> Click here to see all our Free Downloads >>   Have you seen our collection of toys from Tenderleaf Toys and ThreadBear Design? They work...

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Our Eco Impact

Posted by Cathy Locke on

Towards the end of last year, I developed an Eco Conscience. More specifically it was aimed at plastic. I reduced my plastic intake considerably, and my daughter and myself often did our own little litter picks around the areas we live, sorting recycling as we went. However, once the pandemic hit, this changed. I no longer wanted to take my daughter out to handle lazy stranger's waste. EVERYTHING seems to be covered in plastic to avoid contamination, and don't get me started on the masks just chucked on the street. So, I have decided to focus more on what my...

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Free A Little Lovely Company Christmas Downloads!

Posted by Cathy Locke on

To add to the Christmas joy, A Little Lovely Company have prepared a collection of free downloads for you to use. Discover them below!   Click here to download your free downloads >>

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Introducing Rainbow Heart Bear

Posted by Cathy Oughton on

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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Iwai HiHi Crawling Doll- reborn!

Posted by Cathy Locke on

One of our favourite things about running a small business is helping out other new brands and shops. Early this year we discovered the shop Ava's Dreams. And we fell in love. Unfortunately they had a few problems at the beginning, which we endeavoured to support them through. And now we couldn't be happier to announce that they have done what no one else could- they've brought these iconic 1970's dolls back to life! Originally created in the 1970's in Japan by Hideo Iwai, they were named 'Hihi' after the Japanese  for 'crawling'. Natalie, the lovely owner of Ava's Dreams says...

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