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Making a Start!

Advantages: Well laid out and very interesting
Disadvantages: Quite expensive

I was given a birthday voucher for a book shop and although this is an expensive book, I decided to treat myself. It's a very attractive book which would grace any coffee table or bookshelf and is ideal for anyone who is remotely interested in Feng Shu ...

BessieBadger 23.07.2000 · Read full review

Review of The Ilustrated Encyclopedia of Feng Shui - Lillian Too

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Gardening for the 21st Century.

Advantages: Comprehensive and well illustrated.
Disadvantages: Some of the plants are difficult to find.

The author, Noël Kingsbury, has taken the principles of ecologically appropriate plant communities developed in Europe around twenty years ago and added his own style. The work with nature strategy is given life by the numerous planting examples and colou ...

arnica 09.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The New Perennial Garden - Noel Kingsbury

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Bringing a Garden to Life

Advantages: A truly wonderful, inspiring book
Disadvantages: None

Bringing a Garden to Life Years ago, with the use of powerful insecticides and herbicides, gardeners did their level best to try to ensure that their garden was, in effect, starved of life. There were of course, always those gardeners who cautioned ...

Martinscholes 19.11.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Bringing a Garden to Life - Jenny Steel

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Calling all fellow feng shui freaks!

Advantages: gets you in touch with the energies of your home
Disadvantages: the singing bowl might be a little noisy for neighbours

This is a little kit I recently picked up which I absolutely adore. First of all using this kit is in no way connected to any kind of religion, you make it your personal ritual. Many different cultures use similar customs. It comes with a Singing Bowl ...

Juliette 13.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Space Clearing Kit - Lillian Too

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Handy, Helpful tips

Advantages: Some helpful tips,Nice book to dip into
Disadvantages: Not all work

The Readers Digest Bubble wrap, banana peel, baby oil and beyond The Readers Digest Bubble wrap, banana peel, baby oil and beyond is a hardback book that I picked up from a charity shop for £1.50. The front cover depicts a banana peel and claims ...

Wisemind 02.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Bubble Wrap, Banana Peel, Baby Oil and beyond - Lisa Thomas

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