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Hi friends! You can find our original supply list HERE.  While checking my links to my favorite lobster clasps I stumbled on some other great deals on supplies that I thought I would pass along to you! These contain affiliate links. Affiliate links help me earn money when you use them to purchase supplies. The money from these purchases help keep my business going. Photos are linked !

This bundle from Amazon on basic color FOE is a killer deal.  It works out to just 34 cents  a yard! 32 yards of basics. 
These are the sequins I use for filled designs.  They come in all sorts of color combinations. 
This is the glue I use to close up those holes in the zipper bags !

 

Zipper Tassels have been popular in the group the last few weeks.  This is a set of 70 for 8.99.  Works out to 13 cents each!
Set of 25 traditional key fob hardware.  A great deal at 8.99.  
That's it for tonight! Jen

 

 

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All about FOOTBALL!

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I don't know about you, but this girl is ready for fall! School is starting and that means FOOTBALL!  New this week is the School Mascots football snaptabs.  You can buy them in a bundle and save or buy them singly.  Your choice!  
Also new today is the Football Zipper bag.  5x7 & 6x10 sizes.  Enclosed and Exposed seam options.  Now through Wednesday 8-16@11:59PM EST when you buy the bag you can get the Helmet cord keepers FREE.  Simply add both items to your cart and use code FOOTBALL at checkout. You must use the code at checkout.  There will be NO adjustments after checkout. 

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You Rule Zipper Bag & Snaptab Combo!

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Good Morning! We have a new bag and snaptab combo for you today.  You Rule! Ruler zipper bag and School Glue Snaptab.  The bag comes in 2 sizes, 5x7 & 6x10.  The 5x7 bag will hold pens, short pencils & mechanical pencils.  The larger 6x10 file is meant for #2 pencils, which are much longer.  The bag includes exposed and enclosed seam options.  I made one of each for the samples.  

School Glue snaptab is free with the purchase of the bag.  Add both items to your cart and use code SCHOOLGLUE at checkout.  Sale will run 8/11/17- 8/13/17@Midnight EST. 

For the tab I used white glitter vinyl from Punkbroidery.  You can find that HERE.  The yellow vinyl on the bag is also from Punkbroidery which can be found HERE. Zippers are from Zipit! Use code PARKERONTHEPORCH and receive 10% off your order.  Lastly some misc links. Kam snaps &  Lobster clasps

 

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What kind of felt is that?

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Good morning! I am constantly asked where I buy my felt from.  I exclusively use Benzie wool blend felt. If you are in the Chicago area she also has a brick and mortar store!  You can find her on her website HERE.  She also has an etsy shop HERE
I first found Benzie searching color palettes. I love that the have pre-coordinated sets!
You can also buy it by the sheet,  half yard, yard and bolt AND it's a great price. 
Stop by her website.  If you order tell her Parker on the Porch sent ya !
- Jen

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Our Supply List

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Good morning friends. It has been about a minute since I've posted on my blog.  I am dusting it of to share tutorials and handy links to my shop Parker on the Porch. So for today I am going to go over my supply list with links.  Most of these are affiliate links.  Affiliate links help me earn money when you use them to purchase supplies. The money from these purchases help keep my business going.
I recommend software for everyone.  It will help you place names, customize your items and see the stitch outs before you sew. I suggest EMBRILLIANCE it's a great program that will grow with you!
I shop vinyl almost exclusively from My Punkbroidery.  Amy is great, please check out her website! 
I will also use I am not a Geek supplies to pre- order vinyl.  Check out Katie's Facebook group
I use Kamsnaps for all my snaptabs, cord keepers and ITH projects.  You can buy directly from KamSnap.  I highly recommend using a table press for your snaps.  Especially if you will be selling the items you make.  Size 20 snaps are the standard. 
Amazon also has a good selection of starter kits with a hand press.  You can find some HERE
I get my zippers from Zipit on etsy.  She is great and FAST to ship!  Use code: PARKERONTHEPORCH and save 10% everytime!
I tend to pre-order most of my folder over elastic for planner bands, hair ties etc.  I order from Nicole at Little Stinkers on Facebook
I have 2 machines I use.  The Janome 400E and the Brother PE770.  Both fantastic Machines.  The 770 is great for beginners and the 400E is a good next step! 
 
I buy a lot of my general supplies straight from Amazon.  Here are several that I get the most questions about.
If you have any questions for feel the list needs some additions let me know! I will gladly update my post. Join us on Facebook for videos and chitter chatter. 
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You can find my designs at www.parkerontheporch.com

 

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