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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Amazing Michaels Deals ..

Hello my dear friends,

 ... it's cold outside! Our temperatures are dropping here in southern Ontario and more snow is coming too. It was  -29 C at noon just before lunch time two days ago and the day before that it was just a  bit warmer but not by much.

But the weather did not keep me inside and away from finding great deals at Michaels ~ no it didn't. I really didn't think that I would find very much neither but I did and I saved so much money that it made my day. My bill should have come to over $143 but it only came to $32!!

I found all sorts of things like ... a new Martha Stewart glitter in an amazing apple green color, Tim Holtz label pulls, a complete Christmas stamp set and all other sorts of bits and pieces of crafty things and I am sure I will be able to use all of them this year round when creating new treasures.

Take a look ...
(I am sorry that some of the pictures aren't so good ~ it was a bad photo day for me)

This stamp set was an amazing deal ~ from $25 down to $2.50!

These berries were one of the last Christmas sale items I found.
Also a deal ... from $13.50 down to $1.35!

This is actually scrap booking fabric.

I bought these rather large clock hands for a special project.
I haven't worked out all the fine detail yet but I am sure I will get there some time.
These tags are one of Michaels new $1.50 bin (here in Canada) pieces and they come in all different shapes.
All I have to do is make sure I use all of these in some of my creations and don't forget I have them tucked away in a drawer (again). I must say it really is worth going out of your way a little some times even if you don't really feel like it. In this case I saved a lot of money.
I hope you are well my dear friends and life is treating you kind.
Have a peaceful and creative day,
Karen B. 


  1. Wow!That was a wonderful deal!Hugs,Jen

  2. Well, I'll be ---- you really scored on this trip out. Sometimes it pays to go shopping in bad weather. Less competition out there - lol.

  3. You really got some great shopping therapy at Michaels. They really do have amazing sales. Creative Hearts are Happy Hearts...

  4. What a great haul sweet Karen!!!! And how funny...you purchased some of the same stuff I did!! Even the screw eyes! I just wish I would have seen that beautiful velvet ribbon :) We truly are kindred spirits, aren't we?? I love your crocheted pretties that you tinted too, just beautiful! Wishing you a wonderful weekend dear friend, hugs and love, Dawn