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Varese Womens Leather Jackets : A lightly washed finish adds to the rich and subtle weathered texture.
Varese Womens Leather Jackets : A lightly washed finish adds to the rich and subtle weathered texture.

5.0 out of 5 stars Soft leather, good cut, lightweight, 7 Dec. 2012
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It is the jacket I've been looking for for ages. No bells and whistles (meaning, buckles and zippers), just classic style.


Massive 41691/29/10 Alanna 3 Light Semi Flush White & Gold
Massive 41691/29/10 Alanna 3 Light Semi Flush White & Gold

5.0 out of 5 stars Lovely, 17 May 2012
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In reality looks even better than on photo. Nice antiquated finish. Three bulbs were what we were looking for to put in an average size room (~14 sq.m.). In addition to elegant and somewhat romantic look, there is enough light without it being too sharp.


The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It
The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It
by Kelly McGonigal
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £17.77

23 of 26 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent combination of science-based views and handy tips, 13 Jan. 2012
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A superb summary of the latest research findings in neurophysiology and social psychology for regular people. Presented in ten chapters/lectures with real-life examples, jokes and practical tips and exercises in the end of each chapter. The book focuses on willpower, motivation, how to stay on track and not get distracted, how our choices and decisions are made through interaction of our different multiple selves. The concept of our "two brains" - one, impulsive "fight-flight" and "grab what you can", shaped by survival of our wild ancestors, and another, social, goal-oriented, analythical, Homo sapiens' latest acquisition, can explain a lot in behaviour of oneself and people around.

The book makes you think and, in addition, is a pleasure to read. I could do with fewer examples on excessive shopping (this is an American book, after all), but the author also examines the other problems, addictions and distractions (excessive eating, smoking, internet), and one can easily apply the workings to anything one would like to take control of.


Russian Keyboard Stickers/Transparent Blue Permanent Imprint
Russian Keyboard Stickers/Transparent Blue Permanent Imprint

4.0 out of 5 stars Handy stickers, 15 Nov. 2011
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Use the second set for the second keyboard. Easy to stick them on and they stay on. The letters are a bit too large for a small laptop keyboard, some big Russian letters overlap a tiny bit with original Latin letters.


Support Foam Bed Wedge with quilted washable cover
Support Foam Bed Wedge with quilted washable cover
Offered by Bedding Direct UK
Price: £18.99

6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Very hard foam, 18 Sept. 2011
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Should have read the 1st review here. The wedge is not a pillow or cushion at all, it is made of quite hard foam, which indeed feels like wood. If you try to sit with a book how the picture shows, you keep sliding down. Maybe this wedge can be used for some other purpose, no idea. Must mention that delivery and interaction on the return of goods were prompt.


Brag!: The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It
Brag!: The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It
by Peggy Klaus
Edition: Paperback
Price: £14.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent!, 31 May 2011
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Extremely useful book for those shy or just not used to talk about themselves. When you are looking for a job or do networking, you need to present yourself and your achievements. Lots of people resent doing this. Peggy Klaus shows a reasonable way to do "bragging" decently. She describes approaches and exercises that you can use and do to learn this skill. On top of it, reading "Brag" and doing "bragging" did increase my self-awareness and self-confidence.


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