By DIY Diva Malia Karlinsky, GalTime.com
We love crafts! Creating is fun and rewarding-- but the cost of supplies can add up quickly. Aside from swapping extras with friends, here are some ways to keep your crafty costs down.
1. Interchangeable Coupons: You know that Michaels, JoAnn Fabrics and Hobby Lobby have great deals and weekly coupons. Did you know you can use their coupons (40% off) interchangeably? So don't fret if you get to Michaels and you've already used your time sensitive coupon there... they'll take the JoAnn's coupon, no problem-- and vice versa.
2. Hold the Phone: Speaking of coupons-- you don't need a "hard copy" at Michael's anymore. Just open the coupon on your phone and they'll scan it!
Related: 5 Coupon Myths: Debunked!
3. Look (Far) East, as in Oriental Trading: It's the go-to catalog for moms and teachers everywhere who need to buy toys and party supplies in bulk. But Oriental Trading Company also sells crafting supplies. They have an entire catalog titledRead More »from 7 Ways to Afford Your DIY Habit