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Potato Barn Outlet



No, they don’t sell spuds at the Potato Barn, but they do sell really awesome furniture.

A little bit vintage and a little bit industrial, Potato Barn’s unique finds have a welcoming, homey quality to them. And the great news is Read the rest of this entry »

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Another Arhaus Loft

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In Addition to their Cleveland store, (See I Love a Good Deal), Arhaus Loft is spreading the love around and has recently opened another clearance store in Hilliard, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus. Read the rest of this entry »

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Free Education for 50 (+)

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If you’re over 50 and want to pick up some skills for a new career or just for fun you can do it free of charge.

Online or on campus there are a variety of courses offered as freebies. Read more about it here.

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Nasco Outlet Store

When our children were young, we purchased all kinds of art and educational items from Nasco catalogs for personal and school use. Although their products are sold through catalogs and the internet, they have two outlet stores for hands on shoppers.

So, if you are a soapmaking, scrapbooking, sculpting, jewelry making, rubber stamp loving, cake decorating, model rocket making, education loving freak, you should pay them a visit. Their list of goods is much longer so check out their outlet site for more product information at Fort Atkins, WI, and Modesto, CA.

You can also order catalogs at Nasco’s website, just visit the request a catalog link at the bottom of the page.

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More Great Deals!

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If it’s a great deal you want, Z Gallerie offers their stylish furniture and home decor at a discount. Just visit their clearance center located in Gardena, California. And  if it’s culinary products you’re in the market for, Williams Sonoma’s clearance store is located in Memphis, Tennessee.

I haven’t been to either of these locations (yet), but if their deals are anything like Kraftmaid Warehouse and Arhaus Loft, they  will be worth checking out. Read the rest of this entry »

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I Do Now I Don’t

blog i do now i don'tAfter being dumped before his wedding, I Do Now I Don’t founder, Joshua Opperman, discovered that the jeweler he purchased his fiancee’s engagement ring from did not offer refunds, and 35 percent was the most he was going to get back on the purchase price through other avenues.

So Opperman did a little brainstorming and devised a better and more profitable way to get rid of unwanted engagement and wedding rings… for himself and others. Read the rest of this entry »

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Thrifty Brides

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Frugal is the word du jour. Especially when it comes to weddings. More women are purchasing previously owned wedding gowns at a fraction of the retail price. And on the flip side, many new brides are opting to sell their gowns in order to add to the family budget rather than tucking it away as an expensive keepsake. Read the rest of this entry »

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