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Cash: it's bulky, expensive, and dirty. Can you live without it?

Advantages: Interesting, mildly thought-provoking read
Disadvantages: Rather rambling and inconclusive

...Don’t panic. Money is not coming to an end. You can keep on writing reviews on ciao, doing online surveys, even going to work, in the expectation that you will have a little more disposable finance at regular intervals. So the title of this book is sli ...

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Review of The End of Money - David Wolman

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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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These Boots Are Made for Walkin'

Advantages: Some unique adorable designs/Uncomplicated instructions/fine photography
Disadvantages: Many replicated patterns/Small tutorial text/Only a few unique patterns

~*~The Book~*~ The 48 page paperback book was published on 25 Oct 2011 by Search Press Ltd in their ‘Twenty to Make’ series. My son purchased this book via Amazon as a gift for me. The book is promoted as that ‘No-one can resist knitting a pretty pai ...

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Review of knitted baby bootees

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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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