Monthly Archives: March 2012

A Trendy T-Shirt to Match Any Occasion

Guest Post by Michelle Lee

The Versatile T-Shirt

The Versatile T-Shirt

T-Shirts have been a fashion staple for a long time now.  Who doesn’t own a t-shirt these days!  One of the reasons that t-shirts have become so woven into fashion is that they’re so versatile.  Continue reading

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Two Minute Fabric Tutorial from Gina Cadenasso [YouTube Video]

Women's Clothing Fabric

Women's Clothing Fabric

If you’re new to sewing crafts you’re going to like what we have in store for you today. It’s actually a YouTube video tutorial that shows you the different types of fabric that you can use when sewing women’s clothing. Continue reading

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Frugal Shopping – Three Rarely Used Shopping Tips that are Overlooked Daily

Frugal Shopping Tips

Frugal Shopping Tips

Being thrifty can be the difference between saving big bucks on all of your household expenses or not having enough to cover your basic necessities.  When you begin to see the world around you through the lens of frugality, it’s  possible to pull savings right out of thin air.  Since we’ve already covered this topic from several well known angles, today we decided to share three frugal shopping tips that we haven’t discussed yet. Continue reading

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Three Ways to Use Sharing as a Money Saving Strategy

Sharing as a Savings Strategy

Sharing as a Savings Strategy

During tough times people tend to turn to one another for shopping hints and tips. Surprisingly, many more people are finding that saving money and sharing often go hand in hand.  Frugal living is a great way to avoid spending top dollar on merchandise, while still addressing your needs. Continue reading

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Have the Spring Break of Your Life on a Budget!

Vacationing on a Budget

Vacationing on a Budget

Are you looking for ways to bond with family this spring break?  There’s nothing like a nice spring vacation to remind everyone that spring is here.  However, if you’ve considered this you’ve probably also asked yourself if there’s any way around astronomical hotel, airfare or gasoline costs.

If you have, you’ve come to the right place because that’s exactly what we’ll be covering in today’s post, stay tuned! Continue reading

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Five DIY Easter Crafts for Children

DIY Easter Crafts for Children

DIY Easter Crafts for Children

Easter is almost here. This means that if you havent already done so, it’s time to start stocking up on clothes, Easter baskets and other Easter related items again. However, the good news is that Easter baskets and other novelties fall under the category of things that you can do yourself. In this post we’re highlighting five different Easter craft ideas from five different blogs. Continue reading

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The Six Do’s and Don’ts of Online Shopping [Illustration]

Online Shopping Do's and Don'ts

Online shopping has become bigger than ever.  For proof all you have to do is do a search for online coupons and you’ll be amazed to find pages and pages of online coupon sites.  Economists cite several reasons.  Among them are less worries over parking, gasoline costs as well as quicker shipping times.

This is why understanding the do’s and don’ts of online shopping has never been more important.  Continue reading as Coupon Refund shares six online shopping do’s and don’ts in a quick and easy to follow illustration.

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