So, while I was initially uninspired by the early preview for the March issue of Burda, I ended up really liking a lot of the styles in this issue, and it seems that having the magazine in my position has inspired a fair bit of fabric acquisition and unexpected project planning. Which I think is … More Drat You March Burda!
I was trying to be good this month… but coupons and sales got the best of me. A lot of this has been used already or will be used in an upcoming project though… so maybe it is justified? A little bit? Somewhat? Either way, fabric goodness from Joann and Hancock:
Ok, so I really was trying to be good and not buy more fabric… But you know how it is when you have been looking for a very specific fabric for a really long time, and then you finally find it? And then you start to look for all the coordinating fabrics for that project … More Recent Sewing Acquisitions
Time to camp out in front of the Joann’s again – Thursday September 6 – Saturday September 8 Joann’s will be having a $2.49 Burda Sale and a $1.99 Simplicity Sale. I would hope that the new Burdas should be in stock by then, so everyone better watch out when I make a bee-line for … More Joann Sales – Burda Envelope Patterns!
For those of you who didn’t jump on one of the BMV online sales (like me – I don’t like to pay for shipping if I don’t have to), Joann’s will be having some Labor Day weekend sales from Friday August 31 – Monday September 3: $3.99 Vogue$1.99 McCall’s50% Off Red Tag Fabric There are … More Joann Memorial Weekend Sales
So one of my favorite things to do when I am traveling is look for fabric stores. Even if it is just a Joann or Hancock, usually the stock is significantly different from my local area as to make it worth the effort. This year at regionals I had a good bit of luck at … More Regional Fabric Acquisitions
Joann Fabrics will be having a great sale for the week of the Fourth of July – Sunday July 1 – Saturday July 7. Some of the better deals: $0.99 McCall’s Patterns (time to get the new patterns or stock up on old ones!)$3.99 Vogue Patterns50% Off All Thread50% Off All Red Tag Fabric (Sale … More Sales Alert – Joann’s Independence Day Sale
Jo-Ann will be having a $1.99 Butterick pattern sale Thursday June 7 – Saturday June 9. A good time to grab the latest patterns!
First off, I was really excited when I got my May Burda magazine this past week. Then, as I was reading through I saw that my favorite dress is in TALL SIZES! Damn it Burda! Stop putting the best design in tall sizes! Burda I shake my fist at you and your glamazon models! This … More More Sewing Stuff
Just so you all know, Joann Fabrics is having a few awesome sales in the coming weeks: Sunday April 15 – Saturday April 21:*50% off Red Tag Fabrics*50% off all thread*50% off rotary cutting supplies*$0.99 McCall’s Patterns*$3.99 Vogue Patterns*50% off Notions wall Sunday April 22 – Saturday April 28:*50% off Notions Wall*50% off interfacing Saturday … More Upcoming Joann Sales