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Helpful advice from the one and only Bobbi Brown

Advantages: In depth advice, how to apply makeup for all occasions
Disadvantages: None

...***Why I wanted this book*** I have loved all things makeup and beauty for as long as I can remember, I love to read about makeup and beauty, especially when it is with someone I admire in what they have achieved in the beauty industry. Bobbi Brown ...

prettypolly40 30.07.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual - Bobbi Brown

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If these names are cool I'm glad to be uncool!

Advantages: An 'entertaining' read, nicely written
Disadvantages: Ridiculous choice of names, more bizarre than cool!

My (surprise) son was born in December last year. Oh, actually having a baby was not the surprise (although it would be lovely to be one of the lucky few who get to the point of giving birth without actually knowing they are pregnant!) but a series of sca ...

chrisandmark_is_here 03.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Cool Names For Babies - Pamela Redmond Satran

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For dedicated followers of fashion

Advantages: Very informative and readable; wonderful photographs
Disadvantages: The print is rather small.

...Since the beginning of the twentieth century fashion has gone through some remarkable changes, affected in part by two world wars, a recession, a huge increase in consumerism and more recently the influence of the Internet. Valerie Mendes and Amy de la Ha ...

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Review of Fashion Since 1900 - Valerie Mendes

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'Complete' book indeed - possibly the only book you'll ever need!

Advantages: Everything you need to know is in this book, in a very user-friendly way.
Disadvantages: It's a bit big to take up the garden or allotment with you for reference!

This is the most recently updated book from the homestead of John Seymour, the original inspiration for TV's 'The Good Life'. Although he has sadly passed away, his 1970s 'Fat of the Land' works have been updated to incorporate workable 21st century self- ...

PlaysNicelyWithOthers 30.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The New Complete Book of Self-sufficiency - John Seymour

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Christmas book

Advantages: Lots of good ideas
Disadvantages: None for me

The little book of christmas I have had this book for a couple of years and each christmas time, have found it very useful in my classroom. The book is obviously focused on christmas ...

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Review of The Little Book of Christmas - Sally Featherstone

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