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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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Spotlight on Kids Design Life- An Interview with Sophie

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Spotlight on Kids Design Life- An Interview with Sophie

One of our favourite ways to communicate with our customers is via Instagram. It is also a treasure-trove of inspiration, and one of the best Instagrams for children's room inspo is Sophie's instagram feed @kidsdesignlife. In addition to her Instagram account, she also has a complementary blog (click to view it here). Her blog is full of beautiful photographs of wonderfully put together rooms, ranging from monochrome, to pastels, to rainbow brights. Her children are incredibly lucky to have such a creative Mama, and they even own their own little café! I had the pleasure of interviewing Sophie, which you can...

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Iwai HiHi Crawling Doll- reborn!

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Iwai HiHi Crawling Doll- reborn!

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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Spotlight On UBERKID.net

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Spotlight On UBERKID.net

The first Inspirational Blog we are going to mention is uberkid.net.  I first found Chloe's amazing blog through her Instagram (@chloeuberkid), which I have been following around 2 years. She posts the most beautiful interiors and lifestyle photos, that are guaranteed to make you smile! Her children's are so fabulous and photogenic. Check out some of our favourite photos below. I seriously recommend following her blog, well worth a read!

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All about Five Little Diamonds...

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All about Five Little Diamonds...

Five Little Diamonds has been in the making since 2012. We will now be blogging on our site once a week, and I will start by telling you about our history! I am the owner Cathy- HELLO!- and I'd like to share our story with you now.  Five Little Diamonds hasn't always been my dream. Since I read an article in 'Girl Talk' Magazine about turning your room into a haven for slumber parties by rolling your duvet, slinging pillows on it and turning your bed into a sofa (I know, right?!) at seven years old, I wanted to be an...

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