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FLASH FROM THE BOWERY
FLASH FROM THE BOWERY
by Cliff White
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £83.50

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars What a book!, 24 Aug. 2013
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I bought this book after seeing it in a tattoo shop's waiting room. My tattoo artist recommended it, saying it was a well used by her and I wasn't disappointed. It is packed with almost every conceivable classic traditional American tattoo design you can think of.

A great resource for people looking for ideas for some new ink, or an interesting coffee table book with a great story behind it. Either way, if traditional American tattoo designs are your thing then this is definitely the book for you.

I've already used 2 of the smaller designs as fillers on my half sleeve and I'm eyeing up a couple of others...


Hemline Point Turner/Button and Sewing Gauge
Hemline Point Turner/Button and Sewing Gauge
Offered by Daisy Craft Fabrics
Price: £1.20

4.0 out of 5 stars Does what it says, 24 Aug. 2013
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A little flimsy. When I was turning a bag strap outside in it did bend a bit although it did the job. Apart from that, extremely useful.


Organic Seruman Therapeutics Ear Candles (5 pairs)
Organic Seruman Therapeutics Ear Candles (5 pairs)
Offered by Seruman Therapeutics
Price: £14.99

13 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fab buy, 24 Aug. 2013
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Do yourself a favour and buy these ear candles - cheaper than many others featured on Amazon and just as effective. Very nicely made - can't fault them! Have already bought more as I thought they were so fab!


Fladen Outdoor Cantilever Box - Pink,medium
Fladen Outdoor Cantilever Box - Pink,medium
Price: £10.99

7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Useful for a beginners sewing box, 24 Aug. 2013
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Reasonable size for the money. Well made, sturdy and no rough edges.

I have managed to fit in dressmaking shears, 26 reels of cotton, 2 tape measures, dressmaking pins, thimble, needles, seam ripper, bondaweb, needle-threaders x 3, pincushion, tailor's chalks, safety pins, sewing gauge, bias binding rolls x 4, snap fasteners x 6, name tapes and a small box of spare buttons and I've still got a bit of room to spare.

I'm a newcomer to sewing so I may find over time that I outgrow this box. I which case my daughter would be happy to take it on as a make up/jewellery/bits 'n' bobs box. However, for the money I think it's a really good buy and will last.


SanDisk 8GB Cruzer USB 2.0 Flash Drive - Black
SanDisk 8GB Cruzer USB 2.0 Flash Drive - Black
Offered by Gadget Heaven
Price: £8.00

4.0 out of 5 stars Good value, 18 Feb. 2011
Bought this so I could enjoy my own music in the car. Works well as a cheap alternative to an IPOD / MP3 player as it won't matter if it gets stolen. Loaded music files prettty quickly, I don't find the flashy light irritating as some people have mentioned. In my opinion it's good value for money for what I want to use it for and I would recommend it.


Pregnancy: The Mumsnet Guide: The Answers to Everything
Pregnancy: The Mumsnet Guide: The Answers to Everything
by Mumsnet
Edition: Paperback
Price: £10.39

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Unpatronising & Insightful With A Huge Dollop of Humour, 5 Oct. 2009
I'm currently brewing baby number 3 and think that I'm reasonably savvy when it comes to being pregnant and what it entails. However, all 3 pregnancies have been very different for me, and I'm always open to new ideas and a different point of view.

This book for me has it all - I found it to be an unpatronising and insightful read. I think the stories and experiences from other Mums are a nice touch and some had me laughing out loud. Always nice to know that it's not just you dribbling/worrying/forgetting your own name.

Full of practical info and good to know advice, as well as being an entertaining read, I reckon you could do a lot worse than fork out a few quid for this book.


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