Kate Preston

Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,660
Helpful votes received on reviews: 96% (143 of 149)
Location: Reading, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,660 - Total Helpful Votes: 143 of 149
Faringdon 30cm Beech Spoon (17740022) by Faringdon Collection
Faringdon 30cm Beech Spoon (17740022) by Faringdon Collection
2.0 out of 5 stars Spoons for Munchkins!, 12 Aug 2014
I know it says 30cm, but I hadn't quite visualised how tiny this spoon would be. It really is small and spindly, and looks as though it might snap if it had to deal with anything other than liquid. It may turn out to be okay on use, but I'll be buying something more sturdy for any proper cooking.
Barcelona + NEW 50x40x20cm Multi function Trolley &hellip by Cabin Max
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
The quality is pretty good, although I did need to return one due to a 'foot' that wasn't attached properly.
However, I wouldn't recommend for two reasons:
1. The backpack straps get caught in the wheels. By the time one of my kids had walked it through Gatwick (and before I realised the problem), one of the straps was destroyed, so that I couldn't fix it by tying the straps together.
2. We bought the bags specifically to use as hand luggage. They didn't fit in the overhead locker of our Thompson plane, being probably an inch too long in each dimension to be able to shut the locker, and the bags were far from fully packed. This created an embarrassing situation where we held… Read more
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
This is a seriously rubbish piece of kit. A real hassle to put together (if you want it full-height anyway), even for two people. As soon as you have one fitting in place, another pops out. I put it together in a space where I had room to work, but as soon as I tried to move it, every fitting popped out of the hole I'd struggled to get it into, and bits fell off! There are holes in the frame, which are presumably to screw the shelves into, but no screws are provided, and this wouldn't help with the stability issue, which is due to the design of the fittings. It feels sturdy, and it may well be nice and strong once you have it in place and you have stuff on the shelves, but you may well have… Read more