Top 10 tips for making uniform last as Bedfordshire goes back to school
8-Pen and ink: Biro and ink stains are fairly common with schoolchildren. A handy trick is to soak a biro stain in milk before washing. Not many children use fountain pens any more, but ink stains can be removed by covering with hairspray and then ...
Top 10 ways of making school uniforms last
A schoolwear specialist has put together a ten tips to help parents get maximum value from school uniform. Carolyn Buddin, a director at ... One of the benefits of sourcing our own product is that we can offer quality garments at a range of prices year ...
Joe Schwarcz's The Right Chemistry: Ink writes place in history
Dye-based inks were ideal for the emerging fountain-pen industry, since they didn't clog up the pen tips the way pigments did. Ballpoint-pen ink also uses dyes dissolved in a solvent, such as propylene glycol, but the key here is the adjustment of the ...
Antiques | Beware of copies of famed pieces
Tip: Do not hang photographs in direct sunlight. The UV rays will ... Pewter plate, round, Samuel Pierce, double touch mark, c. 1790, 8 inches ... Montblanc fountain pen set, propelling pencil, black hard rubber, clip, 1920s, baby size 0, $560 ...
Perth County OPP Reports - September 06, 2014
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), and you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000. As a result of recent thefts of bicycles in Perth County, the Perth County OPP wants the public ...