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  • Top 10 Best Crochet Kits in the UK 2021 (Wool And the Gang, Knitty Critters and More)

    Top 10 Best Crochet Kits in the UK 2021 (Wool And the Gang, Knitty Critters and More)

    With everyone looking for a spot of mindfulness, it's no longer just your Gran that you'll find picking up the crochet hook – even Cara Delevingne famously crochets behind the scenes at fashion shows. The world of crochet has boomed in the past few years, and why not? It's stress-relieving, creative, therapeutic, and so satisfying!The melatonin-releasing activity has got the world hooked, and crochet kits have become one of the best activities for relaxation. From blankets to baskets, scarves to stuffed toys, we've researched the best modern, easy-to-do kits for beginners and beyond from online retailers such as John Lewis and Amazon to get you inspired. Enjoy! 
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  • Top 10 Best Ice Skates in the UK 2021 (Jackson, Bauer and More)

    Top 10 Best Ice Skates in the UK 2021 (Jackson, Bauer and More)

    Whether you’re gliding over the ice with elegance, about to fire a puck at a shaking goalie, or are more reminiscent of a young Bambi, no-one can say that ice skating isn't great fun. But before you take to the ice, you’re going to need a decent pair of skates!Unless you’re an absolute pro, buying new ice skates can be tricky regardless of whether you’re replacing old ones or buying your first set. If you've ever wondered how to tell different styles of blades apart, or what particular features are appropriate for your skill level, we’ve created a buying guide to help you answer these questions and more. From there, we’ll share the ranking of our top 10 favourite ice hockey and figure skates on Amazon and eBay. 
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  • Top 10 Best Cross-Stitch Kits for Beginners in the UK 2021

    Top 10 Best Cross-Stitch Kits for Beginners in the UK 2021

    Crafting is becoming more and more fashionable nowadays, especially with the boom of the "cottage core" trend this year. Cross-stitch and embroidery kits in particular are seeing a rise in popularity, as their repetitive stitching patterns are relaxing and allow you to use your brain for something productive - plus you end up with a pretty piece of work that you can proudly display in your home! If you want to get into the world of cross-stitch and embroidery, we can help you find something that suits your skill level as well as your tastes. We’ve reviewed the best products from online retailers like Amazon and eBay, including all sorts of great kits for total newbies. If you’re looking for a new crafting hobby, don't come apart at the seams trying to make sense of it all - you’ve come to the right place!
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  • Top 10 Best Birdwatching Binoculars in the UK 2020 (Nikon, Bushnell and More)

    Top 10 Best Birdwatching Binoculars in the UK 2020 (Nikon, Bushnell and More)

    Birdwatching has been soaring to new heights within the UK, with many now adopting a slower pace of life. The UK's thriving ecosystems are filled with hundreds of native birds species, which is why learning how to take note of all the unique birds and wildlife your local area has to offer can be incredibly rewarding. Finding the right pair of binoculars comes part and parcel with birdwatching, especially if you're on your way to becoming a fully fledged 'birder'. In this article we discuss lens size, porro prism binoculars, FOV and more to help you find the perfect pair for all your birding endeavours. With birdwatching binoculars from top brands including Nikon, Bushnell and Olympus, we've ranked the top 10 best in the UK on Amazon, Argos, eBay and John Lewis!
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  • Top 10 Best Candle Making Kits in the UK 2021 (Lunar Oceans, House of Crafts and More)

    Top 10 Best Candle Making Kits in the UK 2021 (Lunar Oceans, House of Crafts and More)

    Light up a candle and your environment instantly becomes warm and cosy, so imagine how heartwarming it is to light one up that's been handmade by you! Candle making at home is easier than you think, and you have many options to create a signature candle. Want to gift your candles to your vegan friend? Well, you can use soy wax or coconut wax. Or, use beeswax to fill the room with a natural honey fragrance. Whether you're a first-timer, a teenager or an advanced candle crafter, you can get creative with dye flakes, biodegradable glitter or even scented essential oils. To help you choose the right kit, we've included a detailed buying guide and a list of our top products available from Amazon and eBay. Surprise your friends, your family or even yourself with this easy and fun craft! 
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  • Top 8 Best Bath Bomb Kits in the UK 2020 (So Bomb DIY, Packet of Peanuts and More)

    Top 8 Best Bath Bomb Kits in the UK 2020 (So Bomb DIY, Packet of Peanuts and More)

    Fizzy, fragrant and vibrant, bath bombs are just one of those things that everyone enjoys regardless of gender and age. Just pop one into the water and it will slowly break down while releasing aromatic, relaxing scents for you to enjoy as you soak. Whether you want a glittering bath, a sweet and romantic bath with dried rose petals or a kids bath bomb with secret messages or toys, there's a home kit for you.In this article, we've compiled a detailed guide to help you choose an appropriate DIY kit or mould set and a ranking list of our favourites including kits by So Bomb DIY. And of course, we've added extra products for those who wish to make the most unique signature bath bombs. Everything is available to order from Amazon and eBay, so you'll soon be making your very first bath bomb!
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  • Top 10 Best Electronic Drum Kits in the UK 2020 (Yamaha, Alesis and More)

    Top 10 Best Electronic Drum Kits in the UK 2020 (Yamaha, Alesis and More)

    There was a common belief in the music world that we would have a boatload more great drummers around if only the people who wanted to play actually could; they chose a quieter instrument that didn't bother the household instead. Luckily, bashing around on the pots and pans has become much easier thanks to the invention of electric drum kits, which allow you to play in near silence using headphones. But even for the most experienced drummers, finding the right set can be tough. To help out, we’ve created a straightforward buying guide that focuses on the vital considerations. We’ll then reveal the ten best kits on Amazon, eBay and Gear4Music, including cheap beginner sets under £500 like the Alesis Nitro Mesh as well as investment kits for budgets under £1000 from Yamaha and Pearl. 
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  • Top 10 Best Bass Amps in the UK 2021 (Ashdown, Orange and More)

    Top 10 Best Bass Amps in the UK 2021 (Ashdown, Orange and More)

    When it comes to buying picking up a new bass amp, the features will heavily determine what and who the amp is most suitable for. Therefore, you need to establish where and how you plan on playing with it. After all, your neighbours aren’t going to be too impressed if you turn it up to 11 on a Tuesday night when they’re trying to have their tea. Whether you’re looking for a mini combo that’s perfect for practising, or a gig-ready amp to play to a crowd of hundreds, our guide to picking up the best bass amp is going to have you covered! From tube amps to solid state, we’ve ranked 10 of the best bass amps available on Amazon, Gear4music and eBay to help you overpower those darned guitarists who always seem to be searching for a little more volume.
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  • Top 10 Best Paint by Numbers Kits for Adults in the UK 2021 (Reeves, Bigie and More)

    Top 10 Best Paint by Numbers Kits for Adults in the UK 2021 (Reeves, Bigie and More)

    If you’re looking for a fun and relaxing activity to get stuck into, a paint by numbers kit is the perfect solution. You might remember these as a former crafty kid, but the good news is that even as a grown-up, you can still enjoy them! There are plenty of easy paint by numbers kits for adults of all skill levels, even if you’re a complete beginner who hasn’t held a paintbrush since primary school.Whether you want to paint a vintage landscape of city scenery, a portrait of a wild animal, or even have a custom photo kit made, mybest are here to show you the best adult paint by numbers kits in the UK. Easily delivered to your door from online retailers such as Amazon and Argos and with many coming with a frame and multiple brushes, we’ll have you painting in no time.
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  • Top 10 Best Snow Sledges in the UK 2020 (Lugik, Deuba and More)

    Top 10 Best Snow Sledges in the UK 2020 (Lugik, Deuba and More)

    Is there anything more exciting than when it snows in the UK? Life comes to a hurtling stop and we are suddenly thrust into a temporary winter wonderland. It doesn't happen often and the snow rarely hangs around, but that doesn't seem to matter too much. When your village, town or borough becomes encapsulated in the white fluffy stuff, finding the closest hill and sliding down it is a right of passage for any British kid!Luckily there's plenty to be found on Amazon, eBay and Decathlon online that cater to both kids and adults. We've ranked the top 10 best in the UK, sharing the highest quality sledges with safety features, speed, turning and even tandem potential. Whether you're after a wooden Dvos sledge, scooter sledge or a simple plastic tray for sliding down and spinning around until you topple over in an explosion of snow and smiles. 
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