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All About The Moomins

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All About The Moomins

Tove Jansson’s Moomin books have been loved by generations of children since they first appeared in 1945. This is because she wrote and illustrated them such with humour and detail. We are going to share with you the history of these magical stories About The Moomins The Moomins are a family of white, round fairy tale characters with large snouts that make them resemble hippopotamuses. However, despite this resemblance, the Moomin family are trolls. The family lives in their house in Moominvalley, however in the past their temporary residences have included a lighthouse and a theatre. In a letter to Paul Ariste, Tove Jansson wrote in 1973 that...

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What to do if your order is delayed over Christmas?

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Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for choosing to shop small this Christmas 🎄Online shopping has helped so many businesses stay afloat this year, whilst also allowing you to keep shopping safely.  Unfortunately due to the unprecedented amount of online shopping, there is a massive amount of parcels going through Royal Mail this Christmas. This, coupled with the fact our posties must practice social distancing and self-isolating, means there may be some delays within the postal system. If your order is delayed and unfortunately arrives after Christmas, We are incredibly sorry. We hope your loved one can enjoy the...

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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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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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