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'A star is born'…or rather, knitted! :~)

Advantages: Some authentic representations of the Icon's style/ Excellent Instructions & accuracy
Disadvantages: Many pattern designs unlike the characters they are supposed to look like! Small text

~*~The Product ~*~ This is a paperback book consisting of a 112 pages and published by Collins & Brown way back in September 2007. The small book’s dimensions of 17.6 x 17.2 x 1 cm make it very easy to handle and fits well on my book stand when I’m f ...

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Review of Knitted Icons - Carol Meldrum

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'Keep calm and carry yarn'!

Advantages: 332 varied stitch patterns/sharp pics/concise charts
Disadvantages: Traditional format of pattern instructions not on same page as designs

~*~The Product ~ The only place where housework comes before needlework is in the dictionary. ~Mary Kurtz~*~ This knitting stitch manual contains 192 pages and was published by Cassell Illustrated way back on 20th January 1994. The book’s dimensions ...

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Review of The Knitting Stitch Manual - Lesley Stanfield

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Worth sticking your neck out for! :~)

Advantages: Classic and contemporary designs with easy to follow instructions
Disadvantages: A few patterns very similar/Not all patterns are 'easy' for beginners to the craft/Small text

~*~The Product~*~ The book is published as a 48 page paperback and is released by Search Press Ltd (7 Sep 2013) This book is of hand-able at dimensions of 21 x 15.2 x 0.4 cm. Amazon advertise this craft book as “an appealing range of simple scarves f ...

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Review of Easy Knitted Scarves - Monica Russel

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A bible for students

Advantages: Concise, easy to use book, clear diagrams
Disadvantages: Can be too simple if you have A' level economics

...As a first year student reading Economics and Politics, I currently have to take a 30 credit module entitled "Principles of Economics". In essence I have found that this is extremely similar to the A' level economics course, however there are a few notab ...

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Review of Economics - David Begg, Stanley Fischer

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Really helpful 1st year degree text

Advantages: simple to understand, easy to find what you want
Disadvantages: how interesting can economics be!

...Although this wasn't the course text for my 1st year Economics degree course, I brought it anyway because I'd found our course book complex and hard to use. Having not studied economics previously, this book was a great starting point. Its really sim ...

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Review of Economics - David Begg, Stanley Fischer

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