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My Granddaughter has more jewels than me

Advantages: It's lovely for little girls
Disadvantages: You might lose some of the littler parts

My granddaughter likes to make things, she likes to paint pretty pictures when she comes to mine and make craft type things for me to keep on my sideboard. She likes pretty jewellery and she often plays with some of my costume jewellery and I don't reall ...

randy_edith 02.12.2011 · Read full review
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Perfect for creative play

Advantages: Lots of different ways to play, good value
Disadvantages: The tray doesn't have a lid which is incredibly frustrating.

My youngest daughter won this in the summer months, I forget where, possibly a tombola, and she has taken so much enjoyment out of it. We have used several Melissa & Doug items over the years as there collection of crafting items have spanned both of thei ...

carlz2001 11.12.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Melissa&Doug Wooden Stringing Beads

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Seeing is not believing

Advantages: Supports the national curriculum. Good ideas
Disadvantages: Poorly execuuted, badly made, tricks and illusions rubbish, age range too high

I bought the John Adams Science is Magic set for my 7 year old nephew for his birthday. He adores magic and as it is aimed at 7 years + I figured it would be perfect for him. However when I spoke to my sister in law and told her I’d bought him this, she h ...

carlz2001 24.10.2012 · Read full review
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I'm Ten Years Old Again.

Advantages: Hours of fun
Disadvantages: Not cheap

Most Friday afternoons I visit a friend of mine and we usually talk about all the things one talks about and it passes the time well into the evening. Sometimes of course, the conversation dries up, (my friend has this uncanny habit of forgetting i ...

paisleyman 25.10.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Hama Beads and Pegboards in Tub

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What will you make with your Hama

Advantages: Brightly coloured, good prie, easy to use, make great pictures
Disadvantages: None

I had Hama beads when I was a little girl and then I remember my younger sister having them too, I knew Hama was a really good creative toy and so decided to buy my eldest daughter some for Christmas. You can get Hama beads in three different sizes and th ...

emmad5689 26.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Hama Beads 10,000 Beads in a Bucket Solid Mix

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