If you are buying a gift for anyone who loves sewing, first know one thing: We can never have enough fabric and we never get tired of having one more sewing item. With that said, the following are sewing items that I have compiled from the most practical to the most frivolous.
Steamfast Mini steam iron. An iron is one of the most necessary pieces of equipment that you need when you sew. I have a great Rowenta iron that I absolutely love. I wanted a small iron to take with me when I give sewing lessons. I found the Steamfast Mini Steam Iron on Amazon and it is perfect for the job.
I love ordering from Amazon.com. I also have The Lost Apron Store on Amazon and am an Amazon Affiliate (where I get paid a small commission on items purchases through my links). I use Prime Pantry for bulky grocery items. Read: I Tried Prime Pantry. I have my Amazon Prime Credit Card so that I get an additional 5% off all my Amazon purchases. I also have subscriptions on Amazon. I love Amazon. But sometimes, things don't arrive when they should.
I have never eaten so healthy in my life!!! I began using Sun Basket in September, and I absolutely love it! Dinner has always been a big dilemma in my house. I have never been a good cook, but I always cooked for my family. Now I look forward to all the new recipes and trying new ingredients. What really surprised me about Sun Basket is the quality of the food. I no longer have to plan, and shop for dinner. Dinner is solved!
Support you local shops. I believe it is important to support your local shops. So many of us go to our local shops and soak in all that good advice, then price compare, and end up buying the item somewhere else. We are robbing our local shops for taking all that advice for free. If you like having that shop near you, then support it.
There is a smart way to purchase sewing supplies. First determine who is sewing and what they are making. Start with the basics, then move on. The list of supplies can be endless, but you can begin with just a few. For gifts for The Beginning Sewist read HERE. As...
Before you shop for anything else, be sure you are getting all the discounts you can possibly get. Did you know that you can save an additional 5% on almost everything you buy?!! You can if you shop on Amazon or at Target.
I am excited to announce a 10% off your entire purchase storewide*, including clearance and sale items, at Target.com valid Sunday (8/28) only! Yes, you read that right - 10% off SITEWIDE!
Going bra shopping can be one of the worst shopping experiences ever. Going into a store and having a young guy as the sales associate does not make it any better. Not only is it bad to try on so many bras, but having someone outside the waiting room and...