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19/07/2013 at 22:09
Anyone tried it? I want to try the Palma Violets one but it's quite pricey!
19/07/2013 at 22:59
I haven't yet. I like the sound of the Parma violet one too. Shame you can't just buy it in the shops really.
20/07/2013 at 08:14
I have, the Parma Violets is really lovely. Makes the whole of the upstairs smell great when the washing is hanging out to dry.
It is really pricey though, I paid around £5 and the tub you get is quite small. I got mine with free delivery as I was buying other stuff too. You do need to use a fair amount of the powder (they recommend 2 scoops for soft water, 3 for medium and 4 for hard) so the most number of washes you can get from the tub is 15.
If they sold big boxes like the ones of Fairy/Persil etc, I would buy them, but I won't be buying another tub as I think it just works out too expensive. It's a shame as it really does smell lovely!
20/07/2013 at 22:33
Yes yes yes! Had the original which was fine, did the same job as my fairy, but bought Parma violet and my house smells like the Lush shop.
There's a guide on the back with how many scoops but I find that's too much- too overpowering and nappies are clean with less, a lot less, so use about half-3/4 o what it says. Says on tub 15 washes but mine will last far longer. Worth it for sure
21/07/2013 at 11:57
Just to echo what Missus S says, we live in a hard water area but only use 2 scoops and it works fine. Still means I'm only getting 15 washes though *sob*
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