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  • Top 10 Best Needle Threaders in the UK 2021 (Hemline, Prym and More)

    Top 10 Best Needle Threaders in the UK 2021 (Hemline, Prym and More)

    Threading a needle is one of the most frustrating parts of sewing. Poking cotton though the tiny eye of a needle can become a downright impossible task, especially for those with a shaky hand, arthritis or impaired vision. To solve your sewing woes, a needle threader is just what you need!Whether you're after a threader for a hand sewing needle, or one for use with a sewing machine, these handy tools will get you sewing with ease. In this article, we show you how to buy the right needle threader for your needs. With manual and automatic threaders to choose from, read on for our ranking of the top 10 best in the UK on Amazon ,eBay and John Lewis.
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  • Top 10 Best Guitar Straps in the UK 2021 (Levy's, Fender and More)

    Top 10 Best Guitar Straps in the UK 2021 (Levy's, Fender and More)

    If you want to play the guitar standing up, you’re not going to get very far without a strap. Not only can a strap aid your comfort while playing, but it’s another way for a musician to express themselves, which is why it's so important to find the right one.Whether you play acoustic or electric, in this article we're here to show you how to find a strap to fit your guitar. With plenty of scope ranging from vintage leather straps to ones from the likes of Jim Dunlop, Levy's and Fender, we've ranked the top 10 best straps in the UK for guitar and bass, and where you can buy them on Gear4music, Amazon and eBay!
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  • Top 10 Best LEGO Sets for Adults in the UK 2021 (Star Wars, Harry Potter, and More)

    Top 10 Best LEGO Sets for Adults in the UK 2021 (Star Wars, Harry Potter, and More)

    If you ever find that you have too much time to kill, there are few things as great for banishing boredom as a good old LEGO set. Not only do they help time fly, but they'll also bring back nostalgic memories of sitting on the floor on Christmas morning, searching through the pieces. We’re not talking about sets of a few hundred pieces though - nowadays, LEGO designs large-scale products with varying levels of difficulty that'll keep you occupied for hours!Whether you're looking for a special gift or something unique to display in your home, there's never been a better time to invest in a new LEGO set. We'll be sharing the best ones to buy at UK sites like Amazon, eBay, John Lewis, and Argos, from top franchises such as Star Wars and Harry Potter. After all, why should kids have all the fun? 
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  • Top 10 Best Drawing Pencils in the UK 2021 (Derwent, Staedtler and More)

    Top 10 Best Drawing Pencils in the UK 2021 (Derwent, Staedtler and More)

    Whether you're putting together the basics of your artist's kit or simply looking for a sketching tool to get some ideas down, the humble drawing pencil is a must-have. Because they are both easy to use and erasable, pencils are usually the go-to for creative people for drawing out a sketch, sculpture or design plan.The greatest thing about drawing pencils is their accessibility. Used by professionals and beginners alike, they are also widely used by children both in and out of school hours. We've created this guide to help you get your hands on the best of the bunch for shading, detail, sketching before painting and more from the likes of Derwent, Caran d'Ache and Moleskine. 
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  • Top 10 Best Watercolour Paints in the UK 2021 (Winsor and Newton, Derwent and More)

    Top 10 Best Watercolour Paints in the UK 2021 (Winsor and Newton, Derwent and More)

    Choosing watercolour paints can be tricky, especially if you're a beginner. Fortunately, whether you want to get into botanical painting or urban sketching, you're in the right place. Our article breaks down your decision; helping you tell your Derwent from your Faber Castell and your Arteza from your elbow. We've selected the ten best watercolour painting sets for artists to buy from Amazon and eBay, ranking them so you don't have to. There are solid watercolours, tubes of paint and even some watercolour brush pens. All easy to use and great value for money, many come with watercolour brushes, sponges and mixing palettes included in the price. 
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  • Top 10 Best Calligraphy Pens in the UK 2021

    Top 10 Best Calligraphy Pens in the UK 2021

    While it may seem like calligraphy is something of a dead art in the digital age, it's actually enjoying something of a resurgence thanks to the large number of people showcasing their hobby on YouTube, Instagram, and other social media platforms. Before this, the majority of people were only really aware of the completed piece, rather than the intricate series of strokes and the level of artistry that goes into producing it with a pen.Luckily there are plenty of calligraphy pens on the UK market today, including fountain and brush styles, that are suitable for both writing and drawing. Whether you’re a complete beginner wanting a cheap product to practise with or a passionate enthusiast after a set with a variety of different nibs, we’re here to show you the best calligraphy pens available online to buy at Amazon and eBay from well-known brands such as Pilot, Staedtler, and Speedball!
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  • Top 10 Best Complete Skateboards for Kids in the UK 2021 (Rocket, Tony Hawk and More)

    Top 10 Best Complete Skateboards for Kids in the UK 2021 (Rocket, Tony Hawk and More)

    Skateboarding has captured the imagination of British kids since the 70's, with influence from California and the Z-boys golden era. Nowadays you'd be hard pressed to find a town, village or borough without a local skatepark to be proud of. A great way to get kids outdoors and challenging themselves, in this article we rank 10 killer complete skateboards for kids of all ages. Whether you're looking for a beginner board for children taking their first leap of faith into the skateboarding world, or a junior complete for tweens already shredding the bowl, you can be certain there's a deal to be had on Amazon, Argos, Decathlon or eBay. With junior completes, and mini cruiser skateboards too, read on to discover the top 10 best in the UK!
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  • Top 10 Best Remote Control Boats in the UK 2021 (Rabing, Leic and More)

    Top 10 Best Remote Control Boats in the UK 2021 (Rabing, Leic and More)

    The UK has an abundance of rivers, lakes and waterways, making it easy to see why remote control boating is a popular pastime right here at home. Plenty of Brits young and old are finding enjoyment from controlling their very own slice of nautical magic, without the costs and commitment associated with full-sized boats. Brands like Leic are putting a stamp on modern RC boats designed for adults, while Rabing and Gizmo Vine have some great deals on entry-level boats the kids can get on board with too. Or maybe you want to get an edge in the angling world with a remote-controlled bait boat? Whichever you fancy, our picks from Amazon and eBay have got you covered.
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  • Top 10 Best Wellness Journals in the UK 2021

    Top 10 Best Wellness Journals in the UK 2021

    We all know that the busy modern world in which we live doesn't always allow for much time to stop and reflect. A wellness journal not only provides a simple way of helping to structure your desire to tap into what's going on around you, but also to manifest your wishes for the future, working wonders for your mental health as a result. There are many different ways that people can find wellness. Perhaps you'd like to practice daily mindfulness, think more about gratitude, or maybe you need somewhere to articulate your goals. Whatever your aims are this year and beyond, we've ranked our top 10 favourite wellness journals on Amazon, eBay and John Lewis that will help you reach them. 
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  • Top 10 Best Bike Seat Covers in the UK 2021

    Top 10 Best Bike Seat Covers in the UK 2021

    Cycling is many different things to different people, whether it’s as a mode of transport, a form of exercise, or a passionate hobby. However often you ride your bike, you’ll want something to help cushion the space between yourself and the saddle. Most people put considerable effort into choosing which bike is right for them, but you’d be surprised how many don’t consider the seat. Our guide will discuss the benefits of buying a padded seat cover and help you choose the right one. From gel to memory foam and with waterproof options for wide and narrow saddles, read on as we rank the top 10 best bicycle seat covers in the UK on Amazon and eBay!
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