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Fluorescent T8 58W Lamp 6000K Daylight by POLYLUX
15 of 15 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Let there be light!, 1 Aug 2012
After weeks of blinking and stalling, the fluorescent strip in the kitchen finally died 2 weeks ago.:(
Not being the type of bulb one keeps in the spare bulb drawer, we began an internet search for the best quality product we could find.
We found that there are basically 2 types of bulb; the standard 'yellow' and this 'daylight' option.
The price of the 'yellow' bulb was at least double the cost of this one, though every local retailer we tried listed it as 'Out of stock'.
Hoping to avoid a wait (and the postage costs; 8.00 seemed a bit steep as so many things are now delivered free), we continued our search.
I must admit, we were also a little skeptical about the… Read more
Stray Sock Sewing: Making One-of-a-Kind Creatures &hellip by Dan Ta
13 of 14 people found the following review helpful
I bought this book after seeing a picture of a 'luuurve monster' made by someone on a craft website. (That was her name for him!)
The characters in this book are so cute and have such great personalities.
Each sock buddy varies in difficulty, but each featured design comes with really easy to follow instructions. I would imagine most of them are achievable by someone with even basic sewing skills.
Not all the featured characters have instructions though (the reason I knocked a star off), so you need to have a fair amount of talent to be able to create them just from the photos.
That said, there are loads of different characters and ideas in here and had every one of them… Read more