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Deramores moan

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MerryMessiahWhingesAgain Tue 02-Apr-13 12:46:35

Just a little grumble. They have a sale on. Today I got an email that all sale stuff now down to 50% off.

Great I thought, will have a look at some sale stuff I was pondering buying at the weekend.

And what a surprise, the ones I wanted are no longer in the sale but back to full price and they have only put the dregs in the 50%off sale. I don't know why I am surprised, they are always overpriced anyway, but this just pissed me off.

I know I am totally BU - they don't have to put everything in the sale and I need more wool like a I need a hole in my head, but still grin

tribpot Tue 02-Apr-13 19:40:35

If you've bought with them before but not recently, put the stuff you want in your basket and then wait. You may get an offer through from them for 15% off everything (or it may just have been coincidence the last time that happened to me!)

MerryMessiahWhingesAgain Tue 02-Apr-13 20:27:15

I only wanted it with more than 20% off, I am greedy and it was £££ Fyberspates scrumptious. My stash is already enormous. But squeeeee I am knitting up my first hank of Wollmeise atm and I am in love.

tribpot Tue 02-Apr-13 20:29:20

Ah yes Fyberspates is the dog's goolies. It's not surprising you would covet more and that you would want a fat discount!

MerryMessiahWhingesAgain Tue 02-Apr-13 22:24:12

I probably wouldn't like it anyway, I'm not overly keen on singles and slippery yarn, I prefer high twist stuff I think. I just wanted to try it grin and I have some ysolda patterns that want to use it.

SoupDragon Wed 03-Apr-13 09:38:01

On the back of this thread I ordered the tail end of some Filz they had as I really want to make a bag and try felting it.

Then I had to add in some Stylecraft to earn free postage [financial genius]

And it is all your fault, whinging Messiah. [glare]

MerryMessiahWhingesAgain Wed 03-Apr-13 09:52:26

So sorry <bows down and grovels>
I just did the same to get free postage elsewhere yesterday, I only really needed a circ. But now got stitchmarkers needles and a pattern book on the way. I have just knitted a sweater in stylecraft, it's brilliant for the £. And waiting for blocking mats for my Saroyan so there should be a flurry of pics for my projects soon grin

SoupDragon Wed 03-Apr-13 10:18:24

Stylecraft is my "go to" yarn for projects that aren't special ones. I was short of a few colours having left some with my mum at the weekend so she could knit Little Hugmsquares. Which I have to put together, apparently!

Anyway, obviously all my order was essential. <<nervous cough>>

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