This morning, I purchased four skeins of Fishermen’s Wool in Brown Heather from my local AC Moore stores. I say “stores” because I hit two different locations. I normally don’t purchase wool from big box stores so this is a first for me, however, I’ve heard about Lions Brand Fishermen’s wool. It’s been classified as a ‘sturdy’ wool. Since I wanted my second afghan to be durable, I thought… why not give Fisherman’ s wool a try? Towards the end of last year, I purchased two skeins of the yarn. 

Four skeins of Lion’s Brand Fishermen’s wool. There’s an additional skein hiding under a skein.

But back to AC Moore… I printed out four 50% off coupons and paid a little under 6$ for each skein. Yes, you can only use one coupon per person, which is why I brought my daughter along. The stores were about 15 minutes away from each other and I had errands to do near each location, so I... [read more]