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Aretha Genuine Leather Overnight Weekender Leather Duffle Handbag Red With Strap
Aretha Genuine Leather Overnight Weekender Leather Duffle Handbag Red With Strap
Offered by aretha UK
Price: £159.00

4.0 out of 5 stars Very Nice but Compact Genuine Leather Overnight Duffel/Holdall Bag, 17 July 2016
The first thing that struck me was that the bag was a little smaller than I imagined it would be from the pictures (I didn't remember what exat measurements it was). It isn't a small bag but the word 'overnight weekender' bag in the title made me think it would be quite large. It's more like a medium sized travel/overnight bag and my partner (and probably most people) would struggle to get everything needed for a whole weekend away in this day and age with everything we cart around with us. If you're travelling light or just going away for the night then it's certainly big enough and it makes for a great everyday use handbag with a duffel/holdall style look.

It measures approximately 42.4 centimeters long by 16 centimeters wide with a depth/height of approximately 23.6 centimeters (or 16.7 inches long, 6.3 inches wide and 9.3 inches depth/height) and is nice and roomy inside with five separate internal pockets within the main compartment. Two of the pockets are larger zip up pockets ideal for loose items like make-up, smaller toiletries, travels documents etc with good quality smooth running zippers, and three of them are smaller pouch pockets, suitable for phones, keys, make up etc - two smaller ones on one side of the bag and a larger one in-between the two zipper pockets. There is then a fair amount of room in the main compartment for a change of clothes, larger toiletries, tablet etc.

The main compartment also closes with a zipper but there is then also a partly attached flap which folds over the zipped area and then secures in place using three leather straps which thread through buckles on the other side of the bag and secure it down with strong magnetic clasps - this makes it a very travel-friendly bag, making it hard for anyone to quickly unzip your bag and take something out, but also makes it a harder bag to get into yourself, unless you leave the flap unsecured - you can't quickly put your hand in and get something out like with many handbags. Less of an issue if you're actually using this as a genuine overnight bag and taking a separate, smaller handbag with quicker access, but it might bug you if you want to use this as an everyday handbag.

There is some kind of flexible, slightly stiff insert in the base but it's not very thick and there are no studs on the base to elevate it off the ground slightly like you might expect with an overnight/holdall-style bag. This means if the bag is empty it pretty much folds in on itself and it needs to have at least half the bag filled up to show off it's nice shape and stand upright. Not really an issue as it's just aesthetics and it does make it easy to store this bag flat without ruining it's shape.

The leather is real cow leather which you can tell straight away from the quality and smell - this isn't a cheap PU/synthetic leather and has been very nicely made. The leather is nice and soft to the touch yet a decent density and feels very durable and able to withstand the wear and tear, scratches etc from everyday use without falling apart. It's a rich, deep burgundy colour which my partner really liked and has perfect stitching and really nice detail and quality on all the trims and finishes with gold plated clasps and very well made sturdy handles. The attached handles on each side have a drop of 4 inches and it's comfortable to carry using these but a matching detachable shoulder strap is included inside the bag which you can attach if you prefer to carry it over your shoulder.

Lastly, it's listed as a unisex bag in the description - I got this in the burgundy colour with gold finishes. Perhaps without the gold finishes and buckle straps it would look more unisex, but for me this isn't a bag I would feel comfortable carrying as a male. It's also available in black, so perhaps that has more of a unisex edge to it but I'd like a few less frills on it before I'd be happy to use it. My partner really likes it though and is very happy with it after using it for the last month. It's had lots of use during this period and still looks as good as new.

I think if it was a little larger, had some studs/feet and was just slightly cheaper then I'd give it five stars. I'm still happy to recommend it with four stars and the small issues mentioned above after it was sent to me without charge by the seller for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. I've given my review here after a month of regular use to help others decide if it's right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


iPhone 6 S Plus Case, JWCTechDirect Phone Cover Slim Simple Thin Body Crystal Clear Back Soft TPU Anti-shock Impact Resistance Protective Anti-scratch Bumper Cover for Apple iPhone 6 plus Transparent
iPhone 6 S Plus Case, JWCTechDirect Phone Cover Slim Simple Thin Body Crystal Clear Back Soft TPU Anti-shock Impact Resistance Protective Anti-scratch Bumper Cover for Apple iPhone 6 plus Transparent
Offered by JWCTechDirect
Price: £16.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Very Lightweight Non-Bulky Transparent Case giving Good Protection, 17 July 2016
My partner tried this on the iPhone 6S Plus and went for the transparent version of the case for when just wanting to give your phone some extra protection without adding any bulk or colour - the transparent version is perfect for this and allows you to see and show your phone as originally intended, so it's ideal if you've gone for a specific finish on the iPhone and want to give it some protection but not change it's look.

It's a simple and non-intrusive case made from soft TPU silicone to give protection from little knocks and bumps, dust, dirt and scratches whilst adding barely any weight at all (it's only 1mm thick on the back, very slightly thicker on the sides and weighs just under 18 grams). It also adds barley any bulk, keeping your phone virtually as lightweight and slimline as it was originally.

The phone case give good grip (more so than having no case) and is very good quality and goes on easily with a very good, perfect fit with protective covers over the audio/headphone port and Lightning/charge port. All the feature buttons cut-out are aligned almost perfectly and function exactly the same with as much as ease as when you have no case on. It has a slight overhang/protrudes out the front to protect the screen and camera further and offers a fairly decent amount of protection but won't make your phone indestructible. But for being so lightweight and slimline the protection it offers is brilliant and if you're looking for ultimate/heavy-duty protection then you'll need to look at larger/bulkier/uglier models.

It comes in fairly standard/basic packaging but is a brilliant case and very reasonably priced, so happy to give it five stars and recommend it after it was sent to me without charge by the seller for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. I've given my review here to help others decide if it's right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


Post-it Colour Notes - Pack of 6, 100 Sheets Per Pad
Post-it Colour Notes - Pack of 6, 100 Sheets Per Pad
Price: £10.99

3.0 out of 5 stars 6 Pads/600 Sheets of Standard Sized Post-it Notes with Fairly Good 'Stick', 17 July 2016
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These were £6.26 when I ordered them so I thought very good value for for six pads with each pad having 100 sticky Post-it notes, giving a total of 600 sheets. Each sheet is square measures the standard 7.6 by 7.6 centimeters / 76 by 76 millimeters. I was looking for next day delivery and these were on prime so were perfect. I'm not sure why they've gone up in price.

Each pad is a different colour and the sheets are reasonably sticky - not the stickiest I've used but I've had worse and they do the job. Based on the purchase price I' give them four stars with Prime delivery, based on the new £10+ price I'd only give them 3 stars as the new price means there are now cheaper options available which also offer Prime delivery.


XBox One Bag Console with Kinect Carry Bag / Case And Kinect bag/ carrying bag/ travel bag (Black Color)
XBox One Bag Console with Kinect Carry Bag / Case And Kinect bag/ carrying bag/ travel bag (Black Color)

4.0 out of 5 stars Great Quality Travel/Storage Bag for the XBox One with Detachable Kinect Bag & 8 Different Sections, 17 July 2016
Although this is being marketed specifically as a bag for the XBox One and it's accessories (which it is indeed perfect for thanks to the well considered and easy to access many different sections) it can just as easily be used as a really useful and secure travel bag for other computers/electrical items or even just as a general day/work bag as there are so many useful separate compartments offering good protection and organisation for all your stuff.

The main section for your console has a zip which runs right from each side of the base so that the bag opens right up and can lay out flat - this gives really good, easy access to all your gear without having to rifle about. On one side of the main internal compartment the section where you place your console has some kind of thick cardboard base insert with padding to sit it on, offering some protection from small bumps and knocks (though probably not enough for peace of mind from a drop from any significant height) and two very thick good quality Velcro straps to sit over the top of the console and help keep it in place. Your console is protected on the other side by the detachable padded pouch for the Kinect camera, whatever else you have on the other side of the bag and then the same cardboard and thick padding on the outer side, so all in all it's pretty well protected. The smaller internal bag/pouch for the Kinect camera stays firmly in place in the base of the bag with Velcro on both sides and the base to keep it secure - this is thick, good dense Velcro and this smaller bag won't move around or slide about at all, but is pretty easy to detach when you want to take it out just by pulling it firmly away from the Velcro. It has a full 180 degrees zip for easy access. Still in the main internal compartment, on the other side of the Kinect bag is more space for other accessories as well as five individual side pockets designed for holding discs/games but are pretty roomy with the top pouch having extra space for any longer items.

There is then another fairly large pocket on the front of the bag (big enough for controllers, a tablet/books etc) which is secured down with an easy-release secure fastener. This also has a smaller zip-up pocket on the front which is ideal for your phone/keys etc. There are four large oblong studded feet on the base of the bag to keep it upright - it would have been even better if the studs had a little more height on them as it would then also stop the bag sitting on wet or mucky floors if commuting, but they do the job. You can carry the bag either using the two attached reinforced straps, holdall/briefcase style, or otherwise attach the shoulder strap with shoulder protector to carry it that way instead, which I prefer. You can find the detachable shoulder strap hidden in the Kinect bag initially and it's easy to take on and off but very secure.

The bag is made from seemingly very good quality durable polyester. This isn't listed as waterproof, which is a shame as if it was fully waterproof too then I'd give five instead of four stars. Overall the bag measures 37.5 by 30.5 by 19.5 centimeters and offers lots of room and seems very good quality with good stitching and a smooth movement on all the zippers. I think it's a pretty great bag in general and ideal for the XBox One. I'd happily recommend the bag after it was sent to me without charge by the manufacturer for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. The bag has been tested quite a lot over the last month or so and I've given my review here based on this to help others decide if it might be right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


Teenitor Innovative Ice Cube Tray For Star Wars Lovers, Chocolate Molds, Ice Cube Molds, Silicone Baking Molds, PREMIUM Silicone Molds - Deluxe 8 Piece Set
Teenitor Innovative Ice Cube Tray For Star Wars Lovers, Chocolate Molds, Ice Cube Molds, Silicone Baking Molds, PREMIUM Silicone Molds - Deluxe 8 Piece Set
Offered by TeenitorEU
Price: £17.99

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5.0 out of 5 stars Super Fun Set of Starwars Themed 100% Silicone Molds (8 Pieces/39 Molds!), 17 July 2016
Love this set of Starwars themed silicone molds! They're super cool and there is a good selection of eight different molds to use. Best of all, they actually work properly to give really good, detailed outputs that actually look like you'd hope them to and be recognizable, rather than just almost recognizable blobs, which we've had with some other themed molds in the past.

These are BPA free food-grade 100% pure silicone and are heat resistant (up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit) so they can be used for lots of different purposes - perfect for funky ice-cubes for parties, filling with chocolate or jelly etc to make some really fun treats or to fill with flavoured water/alcohol/your favourite drink with a little popsicle stick stuck in to make very cool looking lollies. We've tried them with both water for ice-cubes and chocolate with little sticks in to make chocolate lollies and each time the molds have come out perfect and easily when using liquid, and mostly perfect when using chocolate, although some of the smaller/more intricate parts were prone to breaking a few times when getting them out without too much care, although this wasn't an issue with the larger molds. The molds are also really easy to clean (you can clean them in the dishwasher too as they're dishwasher proof).

There are seven mold trays and also the round Deathstar mold. The trays include:

- one with Mandalor and Bobba Fett (probably my least favourite but they work fine) which produces three of each
- one with X-Wing Starfighters which makes six - they're fairly small and these were one which tended to break more easily when filled with chocolate. They worked better as ice-cubes but the detail is harder to see with these unless you used juice/coloured water
- one which makes two fairly large Millennium Falcons. This one has really good detal and looked great when we did it in chocolate
- one which makes six small and one large Hans Solo frozen in Carbonite, which is quite funny
- one tray which makes six fairly basic Stormtrooper heads
- one which makes six Darthvader heads, which are better detailed than the Stormtroopers and very good
- one which makes one large and four small R2-D2 robots - probably my personal fave and looks really good with chocolate!
- the Deathstar mold which is a large 3D replica, made my securing the two halfs together and filling using the hole at the top. This is super cool and makes the mother of all ice-balls

Considering there are 7 trays and the Deathstar making a total of 39 molds and the fact it's 100% silicone with flexible use and it's a themed set, I don't think the current price is too bad, especially if you (or someone you're gifting this too) is a big Starwars fan. I'd happily recommend this fun set of molds after they were sent to me without charge by the manufacturer for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. They have been tested for over a month now with various fillings and I've given my review here to help others decide if they might be right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


Pococina PO-PM011 Electronic Stainless Steel Salt and Pepper Mill with Adjustable Grinder (Silver)
Pococina PO-PM011 Electronic Stainless Steel Salt and Pepper Mill with Adjustable Grinder (Silver)
Offered by Pococina UK
Price: £7.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant Cooking Aid - Adjustable Electronic Mill with Illuminated Base, 17 July 2016
This electronic stainless steel salt and pepper mill is a decent size at 22.8 centimeters long with a diameter of 5 centimeters and also has a good weight to it, making it feel sturdy and well made. It takes 4 AA batteries (batteries are not supplied so you need to provide your own) which is two less than each of our other electronic mills take and they insert easily.

Filling the pepper/salt/herb is also easy and done the same way, just by turning the ring to open up the section to fill up the hoppers. They recommend just partly filing it initially to ease the grinder in on it's first few uses, so we just filled it about a quarter full and once the batteries were in it worked well and is very easy to hold and use with one hand at the same time just by pushing the button down on the top. A nice feature I haven't seen before is that the base where the ground herbs are dispensed lights up as you press the button, making it really easy to see how much you've released. It also has an adjustable grinder with different settings depending on how fine or coarse you would like your pepper/salt and it's actually a lot better than I was expecting and a great addition to the kitchen - we're now using this for cooking and our other set for table use.

Considering it's good quality build and different functions/features I'd say it's pretty good value, very handy to cook with and would be happy to recommend it after it was sent to me without charge by the manufacturer for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. The mill has been tested a fair few times over the last few weeks without any problems and I've given my review here to help others decide if it might be right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


Homankit Silicone Baking Mat / Baking Tray Liner Black| 42 x 29.5cm,1 circle / Black Dartboard Pizza Tool,Macaron Tool,Biscuit / Cookie Tool| Reusable, Flexible, Non-Stick, Easy To Clean | Healthy Cooking Tool,BPA free and FDA and LFGB
Homankit Silicone Baking Mat / Baking Tray Liner Black| 42 x 29.5cm,1 circle / Black Dartboard Pizza Tool,Macaron Tool,Biscuit / Cookie Tool| Reusable, Flexible, Non-Stick, Easy To Clean | Healthy Cooking Tool,BPA free and FDA and LFGB
Offered by EU Homankit
Price: £8.49

5.0 out of 5 stars ... of these silicone baking mats we went with this cool dartboard design as there are 3 boys in the ..., 17 July 2016
Given the option of testing a range of these silicone baking mats we went with this cool dartboard design as there are 3 boys in the house and one female, and it was more fun than the plain options! I wasn't even aware you could get these although we do a fair bit of baking but usually just use standard baking/grease proof paper etc. I really wasn't sure about using this at first as it felt odd putting it in the oven as there is a natural assumption (for me at least) that it might burn or melt, but it's listed as oven-proof/safe up to a heat of 280℃ (and has a life expectancy of being used under this heat for 3000 times - so that's a pretty good re-use factor) so we thought we'd try it out with some gooey centered cookies to put it through it's non-stick paces.

It's a good size at 42 x 29.5 centimeters so you can fit plenty on there. The gooey centered cookies came out the oven perfectly cooked (although they do usually anyway as we've got it down to a fine art now) and impressively not a single one stuck to the mat, so top points there. There wasn't even too much mess left behind on the mat but what was there washed off super quick once we let it cool down and then just ran it under the tap, although the mat is dishwasher safe also. The silicone is 100% BPA free so perfect for baking any kind of food on safely and also comes with a money back guarantee if you're not happy with it for any reason..

Initially I thought it was a bit expensive but when you think about the fact it can be used 3000 times and consider what the equivalent in baking paper would cost you then it's actually pretty good value. With that in the mind and the fact it's very good quality, truly non-stick, and easy to clean I would be happy to recommend it after it was sent to me without charge by the manufacturer for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. The mat has been tested and performed as advertised without any problems and I've given my review here to help others decide if it might be right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


6 Stainless Steel Skewers - Set of 6 Flat, Wide, 37cm Barbecue (BBQ) Metal Shish Kebab (Kabob) Skewers with Ring-Tip Handles
6 Stainless Steel Skewers - Set of 6 Flat, Wide, 37cm Barbecue (BBQ) Metal Shish Kebab (Kabob) Skewers with Ring-Tip Handles

4.0 out of 5 stars Good Quality Flat Stainless Steel Skewers, but a Little Pricey, 17 July 2016
Not really a great deal to say about these skewers, but to summarise they're great skewers and do the job but are a little overpriced really.

There are six skewers in the pack and they're made from stainless steel with a flat finish/edge to help keep your food from slipping off whilst still being easy to slide of when ready to eat. The flat skewer as opposed to the classic rounded version or wooden ones also helps cook meat more evenly. Each skewer is just under 37 centimeters/17 inches long, more than enough to get a decent amount on there to make some nice BBQ style kebab sticks, and has a holding hook at the end to make them easy to handle once full of delicious evenly cooked goods.

Another benefit of stainless steel skewers is their re-use factor and they're easy to clean as well as dishwasher-friendly. There are much cheaper versions of stainless steel skewers available, although I can't comment on the quality of them but these are certainly well made and good quality, so if you're happy with the price then I'd recommend them after they were sent to me without charge by the manufacturer for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. They have been tested a couple of times now and have performed well without any problems and I've given my review here to help others decide if they might be right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


JLERU 25 Pound Tension Magnetic Hooks Powerful Neodymium Magnet Mount Hook as Keys holder towels or tools keeper Declutter Your Space 3 pack
JLERU 25 Pound Tension Magnetic Hooks Powerful Neodymium Magnet Mount Hook as Keys holder towels or tools keeper Declutter Your Space 3 pack
Offered by JLERU
Price: £15.69

4.0 out of 5 stars Super Strength Magnetic Hooks for Kitchen/Garage/Office, 14 July 2016
These are great if you really don't want to commit to screwing a wall hook in somewhere or there isn't an option to and you have a suitable surface to stick these magnetic hooks to instead. Also great for the fridge for when a more substantial magnet is needed - these can easily hold tons of paper etc to a fridge and double up with the hook to hang up keys, utensils etc. I stuck them to the front of the cooker to try them out and hung t-towels from them initially, then wanted to test the weight so hung some large heavy mugs from them and they still didn't slide or move, although 25lb is the max load supported if attaching these to a horizontal surface and approximately a third of that weight if attached to a vertical surface (such as fridge, boiler, filing cabinet etc).

Considering they are only approx 2.5 centimeters in diameter the magnets are really strong and hold much better than I thought they would. Each comes in two parts and has to be assembled just by screwing the hook into the magnetic base, which takes seconds, and they will then stay put wherever you put them providing you stick to the recommended max loads. They don't look bad either, finished in brushed nickel. and will be really useful in busy kitchen/garage/office environments.

You could certainly get cheaper hooks if you're happy to fix/screw them to a wall but obviously you're paying a bit more here for the flexibility and re-use value of the hooks which seem very durable and very good quality. I'd recommend them based on this after they were sent to me without charge by the manufacturer for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. They have been tested for a few weeks now without any problems and I've given my review here to help others decide if they might be right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


SHHE LED Flashlight Solar Powered & Hand Cranking Dynamo Carabiner Rechargeable Torch Climbing Hiking Emergency Lights
SHHE LED Flashlight Solar Powered & Hand Cranking Dynamo Carabiner Rechargeable Torch Climbing Hiking Emergency Lights
Offered by Hikong Global
Price: £12.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant Solar & Crank Powered Emergency/Back-Up Torch, 13 July 2016
This isn't the brightest torch in the world but it's definitely one of the most useful and best ones to have as an emergency torch - ideal for camping trips or to keep in the car - and the three LEDs are more than bright enough as a searchlight for finding your way around in the dark . This is the torch that will be there for you when all others have failed. The torch features an inbuilt rechargeable lithium battery and solar panel to charge it up - around 30 minutes of good light generation on the panel will give about 10 minutes of power on the torch which is great. The torch has a carabiner clip so you can hang it from a backpack on a hike, or from you tent etc when camping to charge it up in daylight. It's fairly light at 86 grams and compact, measuring 124 by 45 by 32 millimeters, so it's easy to carry around.

But you can also use the hand-crank to charge the battery and power the torch for when the solar option isn't viable. Cranking it for approximately a minute will give you around 8 minutes of power on the torch, which is also pretty impressive. On a full charge it will give you up to two hours of light and obviously when it runs out you can just crank it up again, though they recommend only charging with the crank for 20 minutes at a time.

I would definitely recommend this as an addition to your camping gear or as an emergency back-up torch at home or in the car. The torch was sent to me without charge by the manufacturer for testing in exchange for consumer feedback and an unbiased review. I've ad the torch for a couple of weeks now and I've given my review here to help others decide if it might be right for them - so if you have any questions please feel free to ask me in the comments section below and I will be happy to help. This review will be updated in the future after more long-term use or if any issues arise.


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