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Craft Room TOUR with Lina from Fancy Frugal Life

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Happy Friday, Crafters! Lina is here {again!} to show off her new crafting space. She recently moved and so she now has a brand new space to  create in! {check out Lina's craft closet!} You will love her bright, cheery colors and smart storage ideas. Enjoy! -Linda Craft Room             Hi there! My name is Lina and my blog is called Fancy Frugal Life. I write about frugal decorating and entertaining ideas. I also have a love of thrifts … READ MORE

38 Tips to Pick your First Sewing Machine

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Happy Thursday, friends! Today I am sharing YOUR tips and recommendations when it comes to picking a first sewing machine. That first sewing machine is such an important one! Which is probably why this is a common question on the Craftaholics Anonymous® Facebook page. Read what your fellow sewers have to say and what they recommend when it comes to picking that first sewing machine. There are some really fantastic insights! This post is taken from this thread: "I want to buy a sewing machine. … READ MORE

My Christmas Quote of the Year

christmas quote

Happy Wednesday, crafters! The holidays are always so fun.....and so stressful!! Right? I absolutely love Christmas, but sometimes its easy to get caught up with all the many things to do. {and with this little announcement, I need it more than ever!} So I decided I needed a motto to keep me on track this year and this fit the bill! Christmas Quote "Keep calm and Be merry". Yes, please! My goal this Christmas season is to do that. This magical time of year is about joy and happiness to me … READ MORE

All I want for Christmas GIVEAWAY {Part II}

best giveaway ever Part II

Yes, its true... the AMAZING "Pick Your Own Prize" Giveaway JUST ended... but don't despair, I have some fantastic news that will get you JUMPING FOR JOY all over again!! Some amazing businesses caught wind of our last giveaway & decided they wanted to jump in & help our readers with their Christmas shopping too!!   We are SO excited to tell you about our.... BEST. GIVEAWAY. EVER!! {PART II, hehe} Can you BELIEVE it! We were SO excited!! And this time, there are FIVE WINNERS … READ MORE

My Little Secret :)


Happy Monday, friends! I'm excited to let you in on a little secret I've been keeping......We are expecting Baby #3 in June! yay! Baby #3 Ultrasound Davis and I are very excited to add to our little family. I am hoping for a girl this time, {fingers crossed!}. And no, we are not finding out the gender until the baby is born. Surprises are so fun! Keeping it Real You may have noticed that I haven't been crafting quite as much as normal, well, that sweet baby up there is the … READ MORE