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A little book Discovering Corn dollies

Advantages: size patterns
Disadvantages: none

Recently I harvested some long straw wheat, (I have a friendly source for this) Long straw wheat is the type used for thatching. I learnt to make corn dollies many years ago. One of the books which I bought back then to help me get patterns instructions ...

mumsymary 05.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Discovering Corn Dollies - M. Lambeth

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Mapping it out helped me find my direction!

Advantages: Helps encourage you to use your own ideas
Disadvantages: Would be good if it helped you design layouts for specific events

I’ve always enjoyed and appreciated arts and crafts, but have never really given myself credit for being able to create something beautiful with my own hands. My best friend and her mother-in-law have been into making their own gift tags and greetings car ...

Luvlylana 02.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Scrapbook Page Maps: Sketches for Creative Layouts - Becky Fleck

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The Perfect Book for Your Smallest Room

Advantages: Entertaining and does the 'job'
Disadvantages: A 'wee' bit superficial

Bog Standard Present? Around Christmas time the bookshelves of the nation groan under the weight of books targeting the ‘difficult relative’ market; those people you have to buy for but don’t really know well enough to know what to give. People seem t ...

koshkha 03.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Toilets of the World - Morna E. Gregory

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"Have you seen a purple cow?!"

Advantages: Great light reading
Disadvantages: Very big book (so also quite heavy reading!)

...came across this book whilst browsing on Amazon, and once I had read a little about it, I just had to have it. The list price is £24.95, but Amazon charge only £16.46, and there are many copies available new and used for as little as £13.00, I have just ...

ajaybie 03.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Art of Looking Sideways - Alan Fletcher

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A Guide to Visual Awareness.

Advantages: Endless hours of fascination and amusement.
Disadvantages: It's heavy.

The Art of Looking Sideways by Alan Fletcher, a renowned designer and art director, is a great coffee table book full of interesting and random information to keep the reader entertained. The book has won a number of awards. The book is hard back, ...

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Review of The Art of Looking Sideways - Alan Fletcher

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