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By February 15, 2013

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While I shared several ways to save money at the craft store, how to find free supplies, ideas for sharing and swapping supplies, and recipes so you can make your own supplies, I bet all of you have some great money saving tips too... If you do have a favorite money saving craft tip or technique, please take a moment and share it here. You can help other people become a frugal crafter, and you can also read other people's ideas.

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August 28, 2011 at 5:39 pm
(1) Eileen says:

1. Don’t throw anything out that has any craft or artistic potential. So many things can be repurposed and upcycled.

Books, junk mail, tins and fancy boxes (like jewelry, candy or cookies sometimes come in) …

2. You can mix your own color mist sprays by combining liquid watercolor, water and pearlescent powder in a small spray bottle.

3. Search the internet for recipes of different media like homemade polymer clay and soap.

4. If you make jewelry, learn to make your own findings (clasps, jump rings, eye pins). It’s really easy and fun!

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