Hancock is closing and I’m sad

** I know I’ve been gone for almost a month! :0 So sorry. I have been frantically working on relaunching TipStitched, my clothing line and online store. I’ll be announcing it next week (hopefully). I’ve missed sewing just for me and doing my reviews. I also have an exciting announcement to make but I’m not…

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Weekend Sales Roundup Sept 17-23

50% off wool ***Deals on www.fabricmartfabrics.com change often so I have no end dates *********ENDS October 1st********** $3.99 McCall’s, Butterick and Kwik Sew. $5.99 Vogue mccall.com Fall Savings Sale September 30 – October 6 $4.99 Vogue patterns $1.99 Butterick patterns 50% off Sporswear, apparel lining, broacades, and royalty broadcloth 50% off Buttons, Coats and Clark thread and zippers, by the…

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Weekend Sales Roundup – June 26-28th

McCall is having a great sale on Out-of-print patterns ($0.99 for all except Vogue at $1.99) and $3 clearance McCall patterns. The site appears to be overworked at the moment but if you have the time and the patience you can likely snag some great OOP patterns for an ridiculous low price! Stars and Stripes Sale!…

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Weekend Sales Roundup – June 19-21st

6 Days to Save Sale!  June 18- June 23rd $1.99 Butterick patterns $6.99 Kwik Sew patterns $4.00 Glacier and Simply fleece prints $1.99 Magnolia solids 50% off Absolutely Cotton quilting prints 40% off Sportswear Twill, Gutermann thread, sewing machine needles and Sew Perfect NU-foam Super Saturday June 20th! 50% off Wendover Cottonand by the yard trim 40%…

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Frougie Tip Friday – How to Save on Fabric – Chain Stores

Welcome to the fourth installment of Frougie Tip Friday. If you missed the other parts go check them out I tell you how to save on sewing machines, patterns and sewing essentials. So what’s next after you have your machine, sewing accessories and patterns? Fabric!!! There are plenty of places to purchase fabric. Chain craft stores like…

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Frougie Tip Friday – How to save on the essentials

This is part 3 of my Frougie Tip Friday series, part 2 covered how to save on a sewing machine. Today I want to talk about the sewing essentials, the basic tools that a sewist needs. Acquired over time these things don’t seem costly but buying them all as once can be. Let me show you how…

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Memorial Weekend Sales Round Up

In the spirit of my last post I decided to compose a quick post to alert you to some of the great sewing related sales this weekend. Here ya go! Memorial Weekend Sale Thru Memorial Day Don’t forget to print the 15% off entire purchase coupon 40% off Patriotic cotton prints, costume collection, wendover cotton,…

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