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Fabric
 
 

fabric

 

Save a little money on fabric purchased on the bolt by looking for bolts that are almost empty.  If there is less than a yard on the bolt, most stores will sell it to you as a remnant.

If there are 2 yards left on the bolt, you can also ask for 1 1/4 yards, and you will probably be asked if you want the rest at half price. 

It is thrift friendly for you, and it saves the clerks the extra work of measuring, marking, and rolling up remnants.

 

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Frugal footnotes:

Here are some more frugal tips to save money on fabric.

 

- Always buy fabric on sale.  Stores like JoAnn always have 40% off coupons available.
 
- Check out thrift stores for fabric and patterns.
 
- You can find some great fabric on ebay at discounted prices.
 
- Keep your fabric out of the light so it won't fade.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A - Frugal Tips: Acne - Automobiles

 

B - Frugal Tips:  Babies - Buttons

 

C - Frugal Tips: Cakes - Cutting Boards

 

D - Frugal Tips:  Dandruff - Dryers

 

E - Frugal Tips:  Eating Out - Eyeliner

 

F - Frugal Tips:  Fabric - Furniture

 

G- Frugal Tips:  Garage Sales - Groceries

 

H - Frugal Tips:  Hair Humidifiers

 

I - Frugal Tips:  Ice - Ironing

 

J - Frugal Tips:  Jars - Junk Mail

 

K - Frugal Tips:  Ketchup - Kitchen Pot Hangers

 

L - Frugal Tips:  Ladders - Lotions

 

M - Frugal Tips:  Mac and Cheese - Mushrooms

 

N - Frugal Tips:  Nail Polish - Nuts

 

O - Frugal Tips: Oatmeal - Ovens

 

P - Frugal Tips: Paint - Pumpkins

 

Q - Frugal Tips: Quiche - Quilting

 

R - Frugal Tips: Radishes - Rubbing Alcohol

 

S - Frugal Tips: Sales - Sweetened Condensed Milk

 

T - Frugal Tips: Tablecloths - TV Dinners

 

U - Frugal Tips: Upholstery Fabric - Utilities

 

V - Frugal Tips: Vacations - Vinyl Tablecloths

 

W - Frugal Tips: Wallpaper - Wreaths

 

XYZ - Frugal Tips - Yams - Zucchini