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The Thrift Book The Thrift Book is a guide to how to live well while spending less by bestselling writer India KnightFeeling poor because of the credit crunch Feeling guilty because of global warming Feeling like you d like to tighten your belt, but aren t ready to embrace DIY macram handbags No need to panic Put down the economy mince and buy this book instead it s a blueprint for living beautifully, while saving money and easing your conscience India Knight will show you How to make wonderful dinners with every little money How to dress on a budget and still look fabulous How to make friends and start sharing with your neighbours How to holiday imaginatively with barely a carbon footprintTry it you have nothing to lose but your overdraft A blueprint for living well, however broke you are, with thrifty tips on looking fab, cooking, pampering and partying Cosmopolitan The Thrift Book might be the only sure fire investment out there Harper s Bazaar A triumphant treat and a useful and sensible manual IndependentIndia Knight is the author of four novels My Life on a Plate, Don t You Want Me, Comfort and Joy and Mutton Her non fiction books include The Shops, the bestselling diet book Neris and India s Idiot Proof Diet, the accompanying bestselling cookbook Neris and India s Idiot Proof Diet Cookbook and The Thrift Book India is a columnist for the Sunday Times and lives in London with her three childrenFollow India on Twitter indiaknight or on her blog at ❰PDF / Epub❯ ☉ El precio del Trono Author Pilar Urbano – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk but aren t ready to embrace DIY macram handbags No need to panic Put down the economy mince and buy this book instead it s a blueprint for living beautifully ☃ The Taking of Annie Thorne PDF / Epub ✑ Author C.J. Tudor – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk while saving money and easing your conscience India Knight will show you How to make wonderful dinners with every little money How to dress on a budget and still look fabulous How to make friends and start sharing with your neighbours How to holiday imaginatively with barely a carbon footprintTry it you have nothing to lose but your overdraft A blueprint for living well ➽ [Reading] ➿ Exhalation By Ted Chiang ➲ – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk however broke you are [Ebook] ➥ L.A. Bondage ➫ Dave Naz – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk with thrifty tips on looking fab ❮Download❯ ➽ Agosto Interminable Author Gabriela Rosas – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk cooking ❰Read❯ ➮ A Really Good Day Author Ayelet Waldman – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk pampering and partying Cosmopolitan The Thrift Book might be the only sure fire investment out there Harper s Bazaar A triumphant treat and a useful and sensible manual IndependentIndia Knight is the author of four novels My Life on a Plate [Epub] ➛ Lecciones de alcoba Por Melanie Rogers – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk Don t You Want Me [Descargar] ➹ Fantasmas de hielo: La épica búsqueda de la expedición Franklin (ODISEAS) Por Paul Watson – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk Comfort and Joy and Mutton Her non fiction books include The Shops [Ebook] ➨ The Book of Lost and Found By Lucy Foley – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk the bestselling diet book Neris and India s Idiot Proof Diet [EPUB] ✹ Mr. Malcolms List By Suzanne Allain – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk the accompanying bestselling cookbook Neris and India s Idiot Proof Diet Cookbook and The Thrift Book India is a columnist for the Sunday Times and lives in London with her three childrenFollow India on Twitter indiaknight or on her blog at I LOVE India Knight She is such fun to read, so personable and so present on every page It is ten years old now, this book, and yet seems so absolutely prescient I thought this would be a good book to read to get some ideas at living cheaper as I embark on my new life of living on a narrowboat Unfortunately, I didn t learn anything new many of the tips I already do and the rest weren t relevant to me things to do with childcare, loans, credit cards, houses etc The author makes assumptions that the reader is female and has children it would have been better if things were sectioned off so you could read the sections relevant to you but instead I thought this would be a good book to read to get some ideas at living cheaper as I embark on my new life of living on a narrowboat Unfortunately, I didn t learn anything new many of the tips I already do and the rest weren t relevant to me things to do with childcare, loans, credit cards, houses etc The author makes assumptions that the reader is female and has children it would have been better if things were sectioned off so you could read the sections relevant to you but instead it just got my back up It may well be that the vast majority of her readers are female but I hate stereotyping like this.I started off reading every word but then the author started to annoy me and so I started skimming instead It s quite middle class The author is clearly from a privileged back ground and talks about buying decent clothes from expensive shops because they last longer and areethical Yes I agree with the author on these points but not everyone can afford to buy from designer shops even knowing that it s worth it in the long run maybe and especially as this book is about thrift seems counter intuitive She also mentions several highstreet stores which do not use child labour Again I commend the author for highlighting this to readers although she only does the bare minimum Three of the stores mentioned were Marks Spencers, HM and Gap Now these stores may not use child labour at least not at the time the book was published , but Marks Sparks have all their underwear made in Israel and both HM and Gap both use Sweat Shops even though they don t have children working in them.The author also did quite a bit of hippy bashing at times although she did later say that the hippies were right though about many things This is out of order in my opinion.Another thing I found annoying was that the author mentioned something that would help you save money i.e making yogurt or sewing your own clothes but didn t go in to much detail about them but instead recommended a book which would be quite expensive this book is about thrift not about having to buybooks I already have a book habit as it is And if it weren t for book recs it was endless links to websites if I had wanted to surf the net for information on thrift, I d have done so and not borrowed this book from the library A great book about living on less Even better is that my Wardrobe Refashion website is mentioned in there Re read this book still some great ideas but slightly dated now.

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