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While free craft patterns and project ideas abound on the Web, free craft supplies are harder to come by.... Believe me, I have searched and searched.

I did manage to find some sites that have 'free' samples that you can use in your crafting. Please read the 'fine print' carefully! Some of these offers do charge a shipping fee, require a SASE (self-addressed stamped envelope), or require you to do other things. Also, take a little extra time to explore the Web sites belonging to these companies; it is a great way to say thank you to them for their free offers.

If you try any of these free offers, write to me with your review of them, and I will post your opinions here! If you know of a free offer that should be posted here, or would like to offer a freebie to be featured exclusively on the Family Crafts site, please let me know.

  • Milk Matters Coloring Book
    This freebie is from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.

  • Million Dollar Bill
    Send a self-addressed stamped envelope to receive a free sample of the fun million dollar bills this company prints. Order for the fun od it, or use it for origami creations!

  • T-Shirt
    A free T-shirt with something printed on it... Perhaps you can use it for tie-dye or something similar?

  • Thread
    Get a free skein of this Flower Thread (it looks a bit like embroidery floss). Requires a SASE.

  • CDs and CD Roms
    If you don't already get a ton of these in the mail, you can request many, use them as intended, and then try one of these CD Crafts!

  • Lysol Sanitizing Wipes
    Get this free sample and keep it near your crafting area for quick clean ups!

  • Mr Clean Magic Eraser Duo
    I keep a Magic Eraser in my craft room and it even gets out nasty paint stains on my counter top. I can hardly wait to try this DUO.

  • Fish Magnet
    This fish shaped magnet from the EPA has lots of creative possibilities.

  • Free Stickers
    Explore the service Bigbords.com provides and get free stickers sent to you.

  • Free HP Photo Paper Offer
    HP wants you to give their photo paper a trial run.

  • Free Mohawk Paper Samples
    Wow, you really get a large selection of paper options here... Check out their free samples section.

  • Free Paper Tube
    I think these tubes have a lot of creative potential. What do you think?

  • Free Envelopes
    Surf through this site and choose up to three different kinds of envelopes to try.

  • Free Fabric Swatches
    Register at distinctive fabrics and choose up to 5 free fabric swatches. I made this Warm Fuzzy craft using my free swatches.

(Note: These offers were all valid at the time this page was posted; however, with the ever-changing nature of the Web, pages are removed or changed often. If you happen to find one of these offers no longer exists, please drop me a line! None of these offers or companies are endorsed by me. I am simply sharing information that I found. I have not tried all of these free offers either....)

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