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British Welly Week

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British Welly Week

Photo: Pixabay When is British Welly Week? Welly week is an unofficial National celebration of the humble British Wellington Boot.  It is usually held in the last week of April.There are two Wellington boot weeks. April showers bring May flowers: Welly week is in April when the mud starts increasing due to April showers October/November: welly week is in the middle of October when the Autumn rains start creating muddy fields. This is a charity event run by the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (see this link for more information) What to do during Welly Week? Wear your wellies to work during Wellington Boot week....

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50,000 Followers!

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50,000 Followers!

Amazing! we have 50,000 followers on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/bootkidz

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Who are "The Boot Kidz"?

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Who are "The Boot Kidz"?

The Boot Kidz The Boot Kidz is a collection of designer coat stands made with metal-bar and cement Wellington Boots. The Boot Kidz is a British innovative design combination of coat stands and wellies.  Hang jackets, coats, scarves, hats, belts, and other clothing accessories on the metal see-through mannequin frame.Use as valet stands, coat stands, mannequins for shop windows, or just for artistic display purposes. Who designed "The Boot Kidz"? Karen Henry designed The Boot Kidz whilst studying for her furniture design diploma at London Metropolitan University and as part of the requirements for completing her HND diploma in furniture design. Do you sell your...

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DIY Cocoa Coffee Sugar Body Scrub by Julie-Ann Henry

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DIY Cocoa Coffee Sugar Body Scrub by Julie-Ann Henry

A lovely gift for a woman; this scrub will exfoliate and leave your skin smooth and moisturized - the scent is quite yummy!¬†To use: massage the scrub gently all over your body, leave on for a couple of minutes, then rinse. Ingredients ¬Ĺ cup olive oil ¬Ĺ cup sunflower oil 2 tablespoons ground coffee beans 1 ‚Öď cup brown sugar 1 tablespoon cocoa powder Method Combine all the ingredients and mix well. Pour into a wide-mouthed jar. Mix well before use as the sugar tends to sink to the bottom. ¬† DIY/Gift idea: Cocoa Coffee Sugar Body Scrub ¬†

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Metal Coat Stands

Karen Henry Coat stands Design Metal

Metal is often used to construct coat. Typical stands are usually made of chrome, steel, aluminum, or wrought-iron.  This is a short article describing how metal is used in coat stands. Chrome Coat Stands Chrome coat stands have a metallic look and feel. Aluminum Aluminum coat stands are usually brushed to make them more attractive, softening reflective surfaces, and make the metal less prone to scratches.  Aluminum coat stands use aluminum tubes construct the shaft of the coat stand. The principles of thickness and strength apply to coat stands. Aluminum tubing has a number of unique properties that make it an ideal material for...

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