SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Quilters' Corner > Deal of the day ( Moderated by Sharon1952)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Deal of the day
quiltingwolf
star
quiltingwolf  Friend of PR
Intermediate
MD
Member since 12/15/02
Posts: 6613
Send Message

      
thumbsup 6 members like this.



Date: 6/9/13 1:34 PM

No not more enabling. I went to Joann's this morning. Did pretty well with coupons and what I needed.I got my binding fabric for Sprouts, 2 bias tape makers for half off, some green marbled fabric for stems and some family guy and Simpson fabric for 1/2 off. But then I went into Office depot next door. I want some graph paper and to see if they had any vellum. Well the first two people didn't even know what vellum was then the next salesperson sent me right to a clearance sale. I made off with 4 pads of 11 x 17 size 50 sheets each for $2 each, normally now wait for it.......$15.99 a pad!!! Vellum is great of tracing things you want for appliques, paper piecing foundations. I just feel like a thief lol. Joanns had a Carol Doak package of 15 8 x 11 sheets for $13.99.

------
quiltingwolf.blogspot.com

poorpigling

poorpigling
Advanced
TX USA
Member since 12/28/07
Posts: 11066
Send Message

      



In reply to quiltingwolf <<


Date: 6/9/13 2:03 PM


Sounds like enabling to me..

TessKwiltz
star
TessKwiltz  Friend of PR
Intermediate
TX USA
Member since 9/21/07
Posts: 1578
Send Message

      



In reply to quiltingwolf <<
thumbsup 1 member likes this.


Date: 6/9/13 2:26 PM

Yay you!

I've been shopping at my favorite art supply site, dickblick.com this morning. I try to gang my purchases there for a good special. They are almost always running some kind of special at least 20% off for purchase of X amount, but the X amount varies a lot. Today's special too good to pass up so I have been "click, click, click" all morning

------
Tess

On threadpainting flowers: "How many colors are in a flower? ... How many do you have?" - Ellen Anne Eddy

HDWen
star
HDWen  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
AZ USA
Member since 12/26/11
Posts: 2260
Send Message

      



In reply to quiltingwolf <<


Date: 6/9/13 4:33 PM

Quote: quiltingwolf
No not more enabling. I went to Joann's this morning. Did pretty well with coupons and what I needed.I got my binding fabric for Sprouts, 2 bias tape makers for half off, some green marbled fabric for stems and some family guy and Simpson fabric for 1/2 off. But then I went into Office depot next door. I want some graph paper and to see if they had any vellum. Well the first two people didn't even know what vellum was then the next salesperson sent me right to a clearance sale. I made off with 4 pads of 11 x 17 size 50 sheets each for $2 each, normally now wait for it.......$15.99 a pad!!! Vellum is great of tracing things you want for appliques, paper piecing foundations. I just feel like a thief lol. Joanns had a Carol Doak package of 15 8 x 11 sheets for $13.99.

Me too = Well the Joann's part! 40% off coupon, and of course a load of stuff on sale, but I got ball point sewing needles for my 1st adventure into sewing Knits - Then saw some Remnants 50% off ohhhh and tried to match the backing quilt thread I am THREE rows from being done ugh it's close, but will NOT be exact as the 1st two spools


Did you see they also had the AccuCut on a big sale? Boy did I stare at that... then walked away! Oh and Batting BIG sale *sigh*

OMG your Office Depot trip was a STEAL!!!

Way to go and thanks for not enabling -- but I looked anyway! It was your Subject-- Deal of the Day got me again

:-Debbie

------
I have a great enthusium for sewing, but lack talent to be great.

2013

Franksdottir

Franksdottir
Advanced Beginner
Member since 4/25/08
Posts: 3253
Send Message

      



In reply to quiltingwolf <<


Date: 6/9/13 7:38 PM

QW, there is an old saying, "A fair exchange is no robbery." It sounds to me as if that is exactly what it was, a fair exchange. They freed up shelf space for something which will move faster, and you got a bargain. Everyone wins, what could be better than that?

------
Barb

Cat n Bull
star
Cat n Bull  Friend of PR
NC USA
Member since 2/17/06
Posts: 4451
Send Message

      



Date: 6/9/13 7:40 PM

hmmm....I have never heard of vellum, I will have to look into that!

------
Cathryn

quiltingwolf
star
quiltingwolf  Friend of PR
Intermediate
MD
Member since 12/15/02
Posts: 6613
Send Message

      



In reply to Cat n Bull <<
thumbsup 1 member likes this.


Date: 6/9/13 8:08 PM

It's a clear paper. I first used it when my dealer talked me into a Carol Doak set and in the set was this clear paper. It's perfect for paper piecing. At the time I was doing a block with a embroidery design in the middle so had to place it just right. And for tracing pictures of something you want to make an applique out of it's perfect.

------
quiltingwolf.blogspot.com

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Quilters' Corner >> Deal of the day

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Break your Serger Out of the Box
Break your Serger Out of the Box

Register

Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets

Register

Vogue Patterns 8259

photo
by: becca a

Review
Black Cat Creations Short \'n Sassy Jacket

photo
by: marycds

Review
You Sew Girl Panel Bag

You Sew Girl Panel Bag

Buy Now
Petite Plus 501 Pattern

Petite Plus 501 Pattern

Buy Now

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.