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Re: How many feet?

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:47 pm
by AAAlphaThunder
blythburgh wrote:
Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:27 am
Is this a British yard or an American yard which we would call a garden?
The houses in the States are big compared to us.

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 2:31 pm
by Chadwick
Fuggsy wrote:
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:53 am
There's 3 feet in a yard, so that leaves a pair for whoever's not in the yard.
Blythburgh's socks bring all the boys to the yard.

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:22 am
by blythburgh
Nothing to report which is hardly surprising as they told me they would send me an email when my order is dispatched. Still waiting for that email. Site said socks "low stock" but the 2 white tees I also ordered did not have that warning. Guess it is all or nothing in the dispatch dept.

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2019 10:39 am
by blythburgh
Got the email to say it is on its way yesterday. Not yet with courier but on its way.


What I will get is still a mystery lol

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:34 am
by blythburgh
The parcel has arrived. The blurb on the left said black and white. The write up on the right said white.

Confused or what.

Anyway I have 3 pairs of black and 2 pairs of white in each pack. So I am a happy bunny and glad I went for 2 packs. If I had only bought one pack it would have meant re-ordering and the p and p is not free by any means

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:27 pm
by pabenny
pabenny wrote:
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:50 am
Bet you the description was written by some numpty and you'll get two packs of five pairs of socks.
Told you so.

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:18 pm
by AAAlphaThunder
blythburgh wrote:
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:34 am
The parcel has arrived. The blurb on the left said black and white. The write up on the right said white.

Confused or what.

Anyway I have 3 pairs of black and 2 pairs of white in each pack. So I am a happy bunny and glad I went for 2 packs. If I had only bought one pack it would have meant re-ordering and the p and p is not free by any means
That bring your dilemma to an amicable conclusion.

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:24 pm
by expressman33
pabenny wrote:
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:27 pm
pabenny wrote:
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:50 am
Bet you the description was written by some numpty and you'll get two packs of five pairs of socks.
Told you so.
Ditto
expressman33 wrote:
Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:56 pm
All the descriptions say pack of 3 , 5 , 7 ect but this obviously means pairs as some packs are in different designs/colours https://www.jdwilliams.co.uk/shop//_/N- ... 4&type=cmr

eg https://www.jdwilliams.co.uk/shop/pring ... ,size:7-11 says 3 socks , but read the full description and it says "Pringle pack of 3 pairs of plain socks "

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:48 am
by blythburgh
I wanted black so have six pairs of my prefered colour and 4 pairs to be donated to a charity shop.

Why can't these sites make things clear. Trying to find a fridge freezer that will fit and some of the web sites we have looked at are just so poor.

I am gobsmacked at how high so many of them are. How tall do they think the average user is?

And we have the cooker in one corner, then the washing machine, storage and then the fridge freezer in the next corner. No it cannot go the other side due to storage/work surface. Almost all are too big depth wide. Found one but "Which" does not like it. So the radical idea 'im indoors came up with last night is to get rid of cooker and have hob, oven built in to work top with fridge freezer where the cooker is now. As we are having new storage as well as a now sink/ washing machine / fridge freezer it seems a good idea. Will cost more than we had budgeted for but still affordable.

A sliding door next to cooker so no door frame to worry about.

Why are fridge/freezers getting so tall with ever widening depth?

Re: How many feet?

Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:52 am
by expressman33
blythburgh wrote:
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:48 am
Trying to find a fridge freezer that will fit and some of the web sites we have looked at are just so poor.

I am gobsmacked at how high so many of them are. How tall do they think the average user is?
when you decide on one make sure the door hinges are on the side you want. Some firms charge extra to change the side the door hinges fit on