Note to self - don't get taken in by a bargain...

Note to self - don't get taken in by a bargain...

This post is a lesson to myself, to not be taken in by a bargain. I love a bargain and I hate spending money. It might sound like a bit of an oxymoron, but it’s true. 

I love getting something I really need at a fraction of it’s original price, and I always shop around if I have to make an expensive purchase. Spending money sometimes frightens me a bit, whether it’s £30 on some materials I want for a project, or £300 on a new washing machine.

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Massive February Sewing Haul and Upgrade

Massive February Sewing Haul and Upgrade

Sewing used to be a very thrifty process for me, and is still something I try to keep in mind – honestly!

I used to source my fabric from charity shops, buy my equipment on eBay and rely on donated haberdashery from a neighbour who worked in my local fabric market.

It was a cost-effective hobby that also happily stopped me spending all my money in Topshop.

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