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54% OFF Singer Computerized Sewing Machine (TODAY ONLY $137.99) — Consumer Digest “Best Buy”

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We just stumbled across this great Singer sewing machine deal (named by Consumer Digest as a “Best Buy!”), and thought our creative friends might want to know about it.  The price is 54% off retail, today only (Feb. 20)…

TODAY ONLY — enjoy special savings on Singer’s 7258 top-selling, all-purpose sewing machine. It’s an easy-to-use 100-stitch award-winning machine that has been named a Consumers Digest “Best Buy.” Singer’s 7258 Stylist computerized is on sale for $137.99 (regular retail $299.99)!  This sewing machine is top-rated as 4.5/5 stars by reviewers and includes a large variety of stitches (over 100!) for all types of sewing, such as fashion sewing, quilting, crafts, and decorative sewing.

Go here to learn more about the machine and sale here.

The sewing machine includes:

  • 100 Stitch Sewing Machine with 10 Presser Feet Perfect For Crafting, Sewing and Quilting
  • Easy Threading System with Automatic Needle Threader
  • LED Display Screen with Automatic Stitch Length and Width
  • Metallic pen set and pick-me-up-tool
  • Easy-to-Load Top Drop-In Bobbin System with Clear Cover
  • Electronic Auto Pilot allows you to sew without the foot pedal and easily adjust maximum speed
  • 10 presser feet, DVD, and more.
  • Learn more about the sewing machine here

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Limited Time — $84 Kindle Fire HD 6 Tablet

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LIMITED TIME — If you are looking for a surprise Valentine’s day gift, take a look at the highly rated Kindle Fire HD 6, discounted to $84 this week (regular $99). There are over 10,000 reviews on this powerful little tablet and most reviewers give it 5 stars (with an overall rating of 4.5/5 stars).

The Kindle comes loaded with lots of great features including a built-in camera and fast processor — go here to learn more.

Plus, if you become an Amazon Prime Member several more features are included for Kindle Fire owners like unlimited streaming of hit movies and TV episodes (exclusive to Kindle Fire — download and watch offline too!), ad-free access to over a million songs, reading a Kindle book a month for free including New York Times Bestsellers, and more.  Try Amazon Prime FREE for 30 days (go here),

:: See this and other Kindle Fires now on sale, here

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Pssst! Sharon Young and Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse Clothing Sale Sneak Preview — Starts Thursday

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Just for our readers, we popped over to take a sneak look at the Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse Sale’s first public sale of the year (doors open this Thursday and the sale only runs February 5-7). Once again their sale is packed wall-to-wall with fantastic finds ~ over 18,000 pieces and nothing is over $60!

Here’s the inside scoop to know before you go… 

Sharon Young Winter White Jacket

:: The direct from the designer, Sharon Young & Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse clothing sale only opens its doors to the public four times a year, and the sale runs next Thursday to Saturday, February 5-7, 2015. Everything is deeply discounted OFF retail, and you’ll find sizes to fit just about anyone ~ from petite to women’s sizes and everything in between.

~ Click on any picture for a closeup view ~ 

Sharon Young Red and Black top nov 2014  Sharon Young Sale February 2015 l

This month’s sale is huge with over 18,000 pieces and even more opportunities to save! Extra discounts will include a fantastic buy one get one FREE surprise deal on Thursday and Friday — this is on top of the already discounted prices!

Here are a few pics of our some of the great finds you’ll see:

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:: We found lots of lightweight jackets, sweaters, and tunics in fabulous fabrics, textures, and colors. 

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Sharon Young Winter White Jackets 2

:: We fell in love with these winter white lightweight jackets above (both look great with straight leg pants or jeans)These are great transition pieces for moving from our mild Texas winter into the spring. The jacket on the left has an amazing hand carved accent button, and the one on the right has beautiful top-stitched details on the collar and sleeves.

Jeans November 2014

:: You will see row after row of gorgeous embellished and plain pocket Tru Luxe jeans, jean jackets, and lots of fun Tru Luxe casual tops to complete your outfit. The variety is incredible and most of these jeans are at least 60% off retail!

We found just about every jean style in a large choice of fabric patterns & colors — below is a sample of just a few of the styles in this week’s sale.

Jeans Pockets 2

::  The sale covers a huge selection and variety of styles, from from “running to the grocery store” casual to night-on-the-town dressy and from super trendy to classic favorites.  Plus, there is a nice variety of sizes to fit and flatter. Sizes range from Ladies & Petites 2-18 and Womens Plus 1x to 3x.

Sharon Young Sale February 2015 b  Sharon Young Sale February 2015 Z

:: Everything in this sale is 50% to 75% off retail. You’ll find everything you need to complete an outfit including tops, skirts, pants, and jackets from boutique quality and high-end department store designers ~ all $20 to $60.

I hope you are able to make it over to the sale to check it out yourself and grab some bargains, too. 

Here’s the information you’ll need, in a nutshell —

Sharon Young February 2015 promo

Details, details
When: February 5-7, 2015 ~ Thursday & Friday, 8:00AM to 7:00PM and Saturday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Where: 10367 Brockwood Rd ~ Dallas.  You’ll see signs directing you where to go (or just follow all the ladies you will see!).
Secret Sauce Shopping Tips: You’ll find plenty of dressing room space provided for trying on all your finds, but typical of women’s fashion warehouse sales, it is ladies only, but not private. Since this is a women only event, men, husbands, guy-friends and kiddos under 12, please stay comfortable at home, as you will not be able to visit the sale. Also, they accept all credit cards, cash or checks. 

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Thank you to the Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse Sale for sponsoring this post.  All opinions stated are entirely my own (as always).  Frugal in Fort Worth only recommends brands and businesses we use and trust!

FREE Coffee at Chick-Fil-A Throughout February

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During February, enjoy a FREE cup of Chick-fil-a THRIVE Farmers hot or iced coffee! This offer includes your choice of a specialty-grade 12 ounce hot or 16 ounce iced coffee and is available anytime during regular restaurant hours ~ limited to one cup of coffee per customer, per visit, while supplies last. Learn more details here.

P.S. We especially love that the each cup of Chick-fil-a’s coffee is sustainably sourced and provides direct revenue to THRIVE, a farmers network that helps family farmers rise above poverty and earn up to 10 times more than coffee farmers traditionally earn. Learn more here.

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FREE And Cheap Weekend Events Around Fort Worth — January 29 – February 1 Edition

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This weekend’s FREE & Cheap Fort Worth area entertainment roundup includes:

  • FREE Art Class at the Kimbell for Teens & Adults
  • CHEAP FUN! 2015 Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo
  • FREE National Weather Service Workshop
  • FREE Kids Art Class at The Kimbell Art Museum
  • FREE Admission to 3 Great Fort Worth Museums
  • FREE Indoor Houseplant Class at Calloway’s
  • FREE Kids Fishing 101 Event at Bass Pro Shops
  • FREE Junior Chef Cooking Class at Williams-Sonoma
  • FREE Drawing Classes at The Modern Art Museum
  • FREE Cowtown Opry Performance at The Stockyards
  • FREE Cooking Technique Class at Williams-Sonoma

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:: FREE Studio Five 90 Art Class at The Kimbell Art Museum
Friday, January 30, 2015

The Kimbell Art Museum ~ Fort Worth Art Program

Open-format sessions join art-making and gallery activities to encourage fresh ways of looking at and responding to featured artworks and themes. Teens and adults can sign up at the entrance to the education studios in the Renzo Piano Pavilion beginning one hour before the program. Do note that you may want to arrive early to sign up as space is very limited.

Details, Details
What: For more information, visit the the Kimbell’s event site.
When: Friday, January 30, 2015 ~ 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Where: The Kimbell Art Museum ~  3333 Camp Bowie Blvd
Cost: FREE!

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:: 2015 Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo Starts Today!
Now T
hrough February 7, 2015

Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo Free and Half Off Tickets

Kick up your heels and enjoy acres of excitement and western heritage at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo. Events include rodeo (extra ticket required), free musical entertainment, petting zoo, family friendly exhibits, premier livestock shows, and much more ~ the schedule of events is fresh each day.

Want to attend for FREE or cheap?   Be sure to check out our savings guide for more than 10 ways to get free tickets and save on admission and rodeo tickets.

Details, details
What:
 The 2015 Stock Show and Rodeo event schedule changes daily.  Go here to learn more.
When: Now through February 7.
Where:  3400 Burnett-Tandy Dr.  A special Park & Ride shuttle will be available Saturdays and Sundays during the Stock Show.  It will take you directly from Ridgmar Mall or Billy Bob’s to the front gate, pick you up, and return you to your vehicle parking lot for only $1.00 each way (pretty slick!). To find out more, click here.
Cost:
Learn how to attend the Stock Show and Rodeo for FREE or Half Price here. Otherwise, General Admission is ~ Adults $10, Kids 6 to 16 $5, and Children 5 & Under FREE.

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:: FREE National Weather Service Storm Spotter Workshop
Saturday, January 31, 2015

With the severe weather season right around the corner, the National Weather Service is preparing North Texans by hosting a free SkyWarn storm workshop.  This workshop will discuss spotting and reporting storms, identifying cloud features, learning safety rules, and planning for a severe weather day.  You can even become a certified SkyWarn spotter if you’d like!

The class will be divided into two parts — a basic overview of storm spotting will be presented in the morning session, and in the afternoon session, the class will consist of more advanced topics like radar interpretation and severe storms.

Details, Details
What: For more information, visit the National Weather Service.
When: Saturday, January 31, 2015 ~
8:30AM-12 Noon (basic session) 1:00-4:30PM (advanced session)
Where: Eastern Hills High School ~ 5701 Shelton St., Fort Worth
Cost: FREE!

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:: FREE Kids Art Class at The Kimbell Art Museum
Saturday, January 31, 2015

The Kimbell Art Museum ~ Fort Worth Art Program

The Kimbell Kids drop-in program introduces children (ages 12 and under) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together. Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related studio-art project. Sign up at the entrance to the education studios in the Renzo Piano Pavilion one hour before the program. Do note that you may want to arrive early to sign up as space is very limited.

Details, Details
What: For more information, visit the the Kimbell’s event site.
When: Saturday, January 31, 2015 ~ 1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Where: The Kimbell Art Museum ~  3333 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth.
Cost: FREE!

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:: FREE Admission to 3 Great Fort Worth Museums
Now through February 7, 2015

          

If you will be attending the Stock Show & Rodeo this year, be sure and hang onto your ticket stubs and take part in the “Moo-seum” program. With your rodeo or grounds admission ticket you can get FREE admission (until February 7th) to The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame or the Cattle Raisers Museum. For adults, that’s a savings of $24 if you visit all 3!

Details, details
What: Learn more about the “Moo-seum” program, here
When: Now through February 7, 2015
Where: Learn about the Fort Worth Museum of SciencehereGo here to learn about the Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame and click here to get info about the Cattle Raisers Museum.
Cost: FREE, with Stock Show & Rodeo Ticket Stub.

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:: FREE Lush Indoor Plant Class at Calloway’s
Saturday, January 31, 2015

This Saturday, Calloway’s Nursery is hosting a gardening clinic focused on discovering new and unusual houseplants. Learn what conditions (light, water, temperature, and soil) these plants require and find plants that practically care for themselves, as well as exotic showpieces! The event is FREE and open to the public.

Details, details
What:
For more info about this event, click here.
When: Saturday, January 31, 2015 ~ 10:15am.
Where: All Calloway’s store locations in DFW.
Find a store near you, here.
Cost: FREE!

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:: FREE Kids Fishing 101 Class & Event at Bass Pro in Grapevine
Saturday, January 31, 2015

Want to take your kids fishing, but don’t know where to start? Bass Pro in Grapevine offers a kids fishing event every Saturday from 11am to 1pm. This is a fun experience for kids, and you will love to see the joy that first fish brings to the face of your child! Kids will learn how to bait their own hook and catch live fish in the Bass Pro pond. Equipment and bait provided.

Details, details
What: For more info about Bass Pro’s Fishing 101 class, click here.
When: January 31, 2015, 11:00AM to 1:00PM
Where: Bass Pro Shops, 2501 Bass Pro Drive, Grapevine
Cost: FREE!

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:: FREE Junior Chef Cooking Class at Williams-Sonoma
Saturday,  January 31, 2015

Join Williams-Sonoma’s weekly Junior Chef Class where they will show kids how fun and easy cooking can be.  They’ll learn to make delicious recipes, from main courses to desserts and snacks, with plenty of tasting along the way.  Valentine’s Day treats are the tasty topic of the next class. You’ll learn how to make three easy, no-bake treats that are perfect Valentine’s Day! Suitable for ages 5–13. Note: You’ll want to call to reserve your spot since class size is limited.

Details, details
What: For more information and to view the current month’s schedule for Williams-Sonoma Junior Chef Cooking classes and demonstrations, click here.
When: Saturday, January 31, 2015. Note: 1 hour class times vary from store to store, so be sure to call for exact time & date.
Where: Go here to find a Williams Sonoma store near you.
Cost: FREE! Call your local store to RSVP.

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:: FREE Drawing Classes for Kids & Adults at The Modern
Sunday, February 1, 2015

The Modern Art Museum ~ Fort Worth Kids Drawing Program

FREE Drawing From the Collection classes for kids:  Two sessions of this free program for children are offered, one for ages 5 to 8 and one for ages 9 to 12. Each session is led by an artist who takes participants through informal drawing exercises that relate to works in the Modern’s galleries. Children under the age of six must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Attendance is limited; early arrival is encouraged. A sign-up sheet can be found at the information desk.

FREE Drawing From the Collection class for adults:  Learn from local artists as they lead informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This free class is open to adults at all skill levels—just bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but participants should sign in at the information desk.

Details, Details
What:
 For more information, visit the the Modern’s event website.
When: Sunday, February 1, 2015 ~ 2:00PM.
Where: The Modern in Fort Worth ~ 
3200 Darnell Street
Cost: FREE!

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:: FREE Cowtown Opry Performance at The Stockyards
Sunday, February 1, 2015

Hear classic western music come to life as Cowtown Opry members perform a free music exhibition on the steps of the Livestock Exchange building. This live family friendly music event will take place every Sunday and will feature a different theme each week ~ Western Gospel music will be featured on the 5th Sunday of the month.

Details, Details
What:
For more information, visit the Cowtown Opry website.
When: Sunday, February 1, 2015, 2:00PM.
See the complete performance schedule here.
Where: The live performance will take place on the steps of the historic Livestock Exchange building ~ 131 East Exchange Ave. in the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District.
Cost: FREE!

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:: Take a FREE Cooking Technique Class at Williams-Sonoma
And, Get 10% OFF Your In-store Purchase!
Sunday, February 1, 2015

In this weekend’s in-store class, Williams-Sonoma will help you surprise your loved ones with the sweetest of homemade treats: irresistible cakes that are gifts from the heart. In this class, you’ll learn to prepare desserts from scratch as well as some quick shortcut recipes. Plus, if you attend this class, you can enjoy 10% OFF savings on same-day purchases from their stores.  Note: You’ll want to call to reserve your spot since class size is limited.

Details, details
What: For more information and to view the current month’s schedule for Williams-Sonoma technique classes and demonstrations, click here.
When: Sunday, February 1, 2015. Note: 1 hour class times vary from store to store, so be sure to call for exact times and date.
Where: Go here to find a Williams-Sonoma store near you.
Cost: FREE! Call your local store to RSVP.

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Sharon Young and Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse Clothing Sale — Opens to the Public February 5-7

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Woohoo — it’s almost time for our readers’ favorite fashion warehouse sale! The Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse Sale will open its doors to the public next week, Thursday to Saturday (February 5-7) with lots of designer clothing deals. Even better, they will offer a surprise “Buy One Get One” deal on Thursday and Friday!

Here’s a little sample of what’s in store…

Sharon Young February 2015 f

The direct from the designer Sharon Young & Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse clothing sale only opens their doors to the public four times a year and their next sale runs Thursday to Saturday, February 5-7, 2015. The sale will be huge (over 19,000 pieces!), and everything is marked down 50% to 75% OFF retail.  You’ll find sizes to fit just about anyone ~ from petite to women’s sizes and everything in between.

We will head to Dallas this week to get a sneak look at the sale, and share some of our favorite finds with you!  In the mean time, be sure to carve out time on your calendar and save the date!

Sharon Young striped cardigan nov 2014    Sharon Young Red and Black top nov 2014

Details, details
When: February 5-7, 2015 ~ Thursday & Friday, 8:00AM to 7:00PM and Saturday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Where: 10367 Brockwood Rd ~ Dallas.  You’ll see signs directing you where to go (or just follow all the ladies you will see!).
Do note: There is a large dressing room provided for trying on all your finds, but typical of women’s fashion warehouse sales, it is ladies only and not private. Since this is a women only event, husbands, guy-friends and kiddos under 12, please stay comfortable at home. 

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Thank you to the Ladies Designer Brand Warehouse Sale for sponsoring this post.  All opinions stated are entirely my own (as always).  Frugal in Fort Worth only recommends brands and businesses we use and trust!

FREE Admission to All U.S. National Parks President’s Day Weekend — February 14-16

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Plan ahead and save on your family trip to the U.S. National Parks…

President’s Day Weekend (February 14-16), enjoy 1000s of  U.S. National Parks, Historical Sites, and other national scenic and recreational areas for FREE! This special fee-free weekend, is sponsored by the U.S. National Parks service and is only offered a few times a year (see other dates below).

Do note that not all National Parks managed areas charge admission fees, but those that do will waive their costs these days (such as $20 a car at Big Bend or $25 a car at the Grand Canyon or Yellowstone National Park).

You’ll find a long list of participating National Parks locations within a drivable distance of Fort Worth, including:

Details, Details
What: Find out more about how to get  free admission to the U.S. National Parks, hereYou’ll also find helpful planning info here.
When: Saturday to Monday, February 14-16, 2015
Times vary by park location.
Where: Go here for a list of the 400 participating National Parks that are participating in free entrance days.  A list of all National Parks managed sites can be found here.
Cost: FREE! Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees,
and transportation entrance fees.

Need a little more time to plan? Take note of these other
FREE National Parks entrance dates during 2015:

  • April 18-19 ~ Opening Weekend of National Park Week
  • August 25 ~ National Park Service Birthday
  • September 26 ~ National Public Lands Day
  • November 11 ~ Veterans Day

Plus, FREE Annual Passes For Active Duty Military Families
Go here to find out how to get free annual parks passes through the America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass — offered FREE to all active duty military members and their dependents.

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