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The woman who lives in a Barbie House

Friday, 13 July

©Carters   Azusa Sakamoto, a nail artist originally from Japan, now living in the beautiful Los Angeles, at 34 years old fell in love with Barbie, deciding to transform her house in a pink, precious castle.   ©Carters   The attractive Barbie’s biggest fan said that everything started when...
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Seeing is Not Always Believing!

Thursday, 12 July

Hi, I’m Brendan, I am a PhD student at Leeds Beckett University and I have been asked to write a blog post about my work with Love Bomb Cushions. I am an academic, a geek at heart so I am out of my comfort zone writing posts like this but I really wanted to talk about my project with Sarah and...
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Little Book of Experience

Friday, 06 July

E.M. Forster once said “Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon”  Hi, It’s Diva and I am one of the interns at Love Bomb Cushions. On this week’s blog we’re talking all about our Intern program which I am a part of! How often is that Internship just about a...
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5 Cool Gifting Ideas for your Bridal Party

Thursday, 28 June

Somebody once said, “The Bridesmaid can never go wrong”. Ah, what responsibility right? To match up the sass and to prove you’re worthy of the title. I would love that responsibility as I have never been a bridesmaid ☹ I know right, 45 this coming week and never managed the accolade, mind you not...
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England’s World Cup Journey!

Thursday, 21 June

This week I am taking over the blog to talk all things football. I am Pete, one of the investors at Love Bomb Cushions and an avid football fan, as you are about to realise. So here we are again – another World Cup and England fans are full of expectation as we enter yet another major...
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Celebrating the North of England!

Wednesday, 13 June

We are very proud to announce that Love Bomb Cushions are one of the 50 creative organisations to feature in the Sixth Edition of the Hannah Directory for 2018. The Hannah Directory was named and inspired after suffragette and rebel Hannah Mitchell. A lifelong fighter for democracy and...
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5 Perfect Cushions to Channel the Inner Nerd

Wednesday, 06 June

There is much more to a cushion than simply comfort. As our Gifts for Dad collection proves, a cushion can be a perfect gift for dads. They can even be great travel companions, as we explained in Travel in Style Summer 2017. They can also be a great way to subtly express your personality,...
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Denhams Skateboarding Journey

Thursday, 31 May

So, this is a bit of a change to my usual blog posts. Today, we’re talking Skateboarding. Oh, by the way this is Denham Hill from the Love Bomb Sales Team. Probably should have started with that. Though Sarah has quite the history in skateboarding herself! Sarah came to me...
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Put a Pillow on the Fridge!

Thursday, 24 May

Every week I have the privilege of working with a group of Interns at our offices in Leeds. It is fast becoming my favourite day of the week, devising ideas for our social media channels with lots of gusto and passion. This week’s ideas found us learning all about ‘Put a Pillow on the Fridge Day’...
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National Vegetarian Week

Friday, 11 May

I set myself the challenge of blogging about things close to my heart in 2018, letting you get to know me a little better. Now I feel like we have broken down some barriers and having bared my soul in so many ways so it’s time to let you into my greatest secret. I am a self-confessed health fanatic...
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Bubbles not Bombs!

Friday, 11 May

What a delight this last week has been for me, the Love Bomb Team have kindly dedicated this blog to our story. Introductions first of all, I am Paola, founder and creator of Dr Zigs and on Friday May 4th I appeared on the Channel 4’s Buy It Now. Dr Zigs is a multi-award winning giant bubble toy...
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Take the Cushion Challenge!

Wednesday, 02 May

I am beyond excited to announce our collaboration with Candlelighters Children’s Cancer Trust in Leeds. Anyone who knows our business Love Bomb Cushions will know how we love to raise awareness and volunteer for local charities. Only this week we took part in the Mascot Gold Cup 2018 for Sue Ryder...
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5 Essentials for Having Fun this Summer with Kids!

Wednesday, 25 April

How amazing was it to have sunshine and warmth last week? BBQ’s, picnics and general summer fun was had by all. Alas, it didn’t stay for long but it has got us all in the mood for summer antics here at Love Bomb HQ. Those warm summer evenings when you get in from work and go on a spontaneous...
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Loving What You Do!

Thursday, 19 April

It’s the goal, right? To do something with your life that you love so much that each day feels like a joy. I always remember growing up as a child, we didn’t have a lot but my parents were true to themselves and both pursued things they loved. They told me to always ‘reach for the stars’ and make...
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How do you cure confidence issues?

Thursday, 12 April

What an interesting week we have had at Love Bomb Cushions. I got to pitch for a business award locally and won! There were 5 of us that won the award. We had to pitch for 10 minutes each then answer questions for 10 minutes. As always, I ran over and had a lot to say, something happens to me when I...
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Face the Fear

Wednesday, 04 April

This week I saw my new range Pillowfight Warriors® land into the UK. I started designing and working on them in July 2017 so its been a long time coming. I have to say before I go off on a tangent, I LOVE them sooooo much! More than I thought conceivably possible if I am honest, after all they are...
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Pillowfight Warriors tackle the stereotypes behind gender bias!

Thursday, 29 March

This week our new Viking themed soft play range, Pillowfight Warriors® lands in stores across the UK and it got me thinking. I created the range to cultivate children’s imaginations, both young and old, connecting them through traditional play but when I was putting all the marketing together I...
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Mascot Gold Cup 2018

Tuesday, 06 March

Mascot Gold Cup 2018 We love a challenge at Love Bomb Cushions HQ and 2018 is the year for us to face our biggest yet! Our beloved yellow ball of plush is about to go head to head with Yorkshire’s finest company and charity mascots in the Sue Ryder’s Mascot Gold Cup at Wetherby Races on Saturday...
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What's Cooking Good Looking

Thursday, 01 February

What’s cooking, good looking? 5 spunky Valentines cushions we are loving this week. | Valentines week. How often do we go out with roses and chocolates and do the monotonous Valentines and some of us don’t even like valentines (So over/ under rated)? But here’s what we found this week At Love bomb...
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Cushions for Love

Monday, 22 January

Cushions for Love! At Love Bomb Cushions we've made life easy for you with an awesome selection of 22 unique novelty character valentines presents for old romantics and first loves alike! Whether you plan to go all out with a heartfelt surprise, or want to swap soppy romance with...
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How it Began

It started with a kiss... literally! I was shopping around for ideas for my teenage daughter for her birthday and stumbled across these emoji cushions in China. It took me several attempts to get them delivered as they kept getting lost in international post. Once the emoji cushions arrived they were an instant hit, all her friends wanted one and so the craze in our house began.

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emoji cushions in the Dragons' Den