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My story

My story

I find it really interesting hearing about how people came to have the careers that they do, especially if they’re a bit unconventional. So this week I thought I’d share a little with you all about my background and the winding path that led me to create Sparkle Town.So I…

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Small, Indie and Mighty Christmas Gift Guide

Small, Indie and Mighty Christmas Gift Guide

Here at Sparkle HQ, we are big supporters of small businesses. We shop small wherever possible and shout about small businesses we love. We buy our gifts from local shops and Etsy, and I treat myself with goodies from lovely independent retailers. So when Sarah from Pip and Lil contacted…

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One of the lovely things!

One of the lovely things!

One of the lovely things about being a small business is that nice people contact you and ask you to be involved in fun stuff. Most recently, we’ve been asked if we’d like to be included in a fabulous gift guide exclusively for small businesses. I can’t say much more…

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Just Three Words

Just Three Words

This week I set myself the task of finding the three words that best describe Sparkle Town. Sounds like a simple task, right? But in reality it was surprisingly hard. Eventually I decided on Sparkly, Ethical and Friendly. But there are so many more as well! What about colourful, small,…

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Hello Sparklies!

Hello Sparklies!

Hello Sparklies! We've decided here at Sparkle HQ to start a blog. I'll be posting from time to time with what I hope will be interesting snippets of news and information. To start this off, I thought I'd tell you a little bit about me and what Sparkle Town means to me.…

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