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Of Cigarettes, High Heels, and Other Interesting Things: An Introduction to Semiotics (Semaphores and Signs) Reviews

Of Cigarettes, High Heels, and Other Interesting Things: An Introduction to Semiotics (Semaphores and Signs)

  • Of Cigarettes High Heels and Other Interesting Things Second Edition An Introduction to Semiotics
Why do people routinely risk their health by smoking cigarettes? Why do some females make walking a struggle by donning high heels? In a fully updated edition, the author attempts to answer such questions by explaining the discipline that endeavors to understand the human meaning quest: semiotics.

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How to Sew a Button: And Other Nifty Things Your Grandmother Knew

How to Sew a Button: And Other Nifty Things Your Grandmother Knew

  • Several sections, including cooking, gardening, cleaning, nesting, saving and entertaining.
  • Written in witty, down-to-earth style, this book is as entertaining as it is instructive.
“Waste not, want not” with this guide to saving money, taking heart, and enjoying the simple pleasures of life.

Nowadays, many of us “outsource” basic tasks. Food is instant, ready-made, and processed with unhealthy additives. Dry cleaners press shirts, delivery guys bring pizza, gardeners tend flowers, and, yes, tailors sew on those pesky buttons. But life can be much simpler, sweeter, and richer–and a lot more fun, too! As your grandmother might say, now is not the time to be careless with your money, and it actually pays to learn how to do things yourself!

Practical and empowering, How to Sew a Button collects the treasured wisdom of nanas, bubbies, and grandmas from all across the country–as well as modern-day experts–and shares more than one hundred step-by-step essential tips for cooking, cleaning, gardening, and entertaining, including how to

• polish your image by shining your own shoes
• grow your own vegetables (and stash your bounty for the winter)
• sweeten your day by making your own jam
• use baking soda and vinegar to clean your house without toxic chemicals
• feel beautiful by perfecting your posture
• roll your own piecrust and find a slice of heaven
• fold a fitted sheet to crisp perfection
• waltz without stepping on any toes

Complete with helpful illustrations and brimming with nostalgic charm, How to Sew a Button provides calm and comfort in uncertain times. By doing things yourself, with care and attention, you and your loved ones will feel the pleasing rewards of a job well done.

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Diaper Bag, Five Pieces Set, Black and Quilted. Inside Divided Into Two Sections to Keep Things Separated and Organized

Canvas Leather Diaper Bag, Twins Diaper Bag, Overnight Travel Diaper Bag, Diapers Drawstring Sac, Changing Mat,

  • Dimensions 18.5" length x 9" width x 11.25" height. Materials: Canvas matched with genuine leather
  • Outside with 4 zipper pockets. Two side zipper pockets, One front zipper pocket with genuine leather pocket flap, One zipper pocket at the back
  • The adjustable shoulder strap comes with padded shoulder pad to give you the best comfort and support
  • Accessories included:A good size Changing Mat, Drawstring Sac
Canvas Leather Diaper Bag, Twins Diaper Bag, Overnight Travel Diaper Bag, Diapers Drawstring Sac, Changing Mat,

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Doctor Who The Journal of Impossible Things with Mini Sonic Screwdriver Pen Reviews

Doctor Who - Journal of Impossible Things - Mini Sonic Screwdriver Pen Included

  • Officially licensed Doctor Who product!
  • The Journal of Impossible of Things - as seen in the Doctor Who episode "Human Nature"
  • Makes a great gift for any Dr Who fan or Whovian!
  • Includes the 10th Doctor's mini sonic screwdriver pen!
  • 78 printed pages, 21 blank pages, and a leather-style cover!
Doctor Who - Journal of Impossible Things - Mini Sonic Screwdriver Pen Included - Impossible, you say? Not when you're talking about Doctor Who! Journal notebook and Sonic Screwdriver pen included. Grab these goodies from the future! Enter Doctor Who's world of time and space with these goodies from the future! This wonderful set contains a journal notebook with extremely detailed printed pages, as well as blank pages where you can record your own impossible things by using

Price: $ 18.66