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July 08, 2020

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Mary

I didn't subscribe as I thought it was pricey, too. If I ever get caught up on my UFO's, I'd definitely consider subscribing to something because I think it would be fun to get something that's different than my usual taste in fabrics. These mini's you've shown are darling.

gailss1

I did for 3 months and then thought it very pricey too so stopped. Loved the tins and still think the idea is a great one if they could have made it a bit more affordable. Anyway still love them☺️☺️☺️

Linda Enneking

i didn't subscribe, but managed to collect all twelve for $30-$35 each, on ebay or other places. I haven't made any of the projects yet because of other big projects. I did buy the extra fabric to complete the projects and now I am ready to get started. Maybe it's good I waited, my piecing is better now.

Donna

I remember those! They were a cute and novel idea. I didn't subscribe since the shipping cost to Canada made them really pricey.
Your little star blocks are cute!

piecrust

I purchased nine of the twelve. Finished #3, Eliza's Indigo, #5 Petite Prints Deux by French General and #8 Bread n' Butter. I will finish them eventually......

Linda Kay Smith

I remember when they were available and I was very tempted but I thought they were way too pricey. They were a great idea; too bad they were priced out of my range.

Chrisknits

How cute is that topper! I always covet those kits, but never buy them because I know I can produce it at a lot less $$.

Susan S

A quick check on Ebay shows many still available. The prices are all over the map. I like your topper!

Jan

I remember those adorable tins & projects, but never subscribed to the program. Hoping you can come up with the missing instructions! Stay well!

Kerry

I loved Frivols! I managed to pick up a few on sale when I was south but I do agree they were pricey! I used my American Jane fabric to make Village ( free Moda pattern) and was quite pleased how it turned out! I think I have the instructions for the Fig Tree Frivol. Would you like a copy?

Mary Kastner

I have a couple of them. They look like yours 😂. Think I will dig them out and get going! Thanks for the reminder. Have a good day and be safe.

Mary

Dawn White

Nicole, #6 is the only one I bought. Would you like the directions that came with it? Let me know!

AnnieO in SoCalif

So cute, those little tins, but very expensive. Glad you found your missing tin!

I may have to get on the starch train....

Ina

lol @ FOUND IT! The story of my life...always looking for things. At least you found it. I usually don't find 'it' until weeks later when I'm looking for something else. ;p

Nah, I didn't buy any Frivols even though I did think it was a fab marketing idea.

Have a lovely day. The weather is perfect here today and I am going to enjoy it.

Carol

I also bought all the Frivols kits on Etsy and EBay for about $25 each. Not only was $45 too expensive for me, but for most you had to also add background fabric! I have worked my though five of them—funny you mentioned it because I just pulled out another one yesterday! They are fun to make and something different than I normally would pick. I am also looking forward to a Corey Yoder Christmas quilt subsription from the Fat Quater Shop starting this month.

Sandy

I loved the idea of the Frivols, but not the price. Like others, I bought all the ones I have (5) on sale. Like so many things I buy, they have yet to be made.

Anita

Lol! I was just looking at those yesterday wondering what I was going to do with them. Now I guess I need to get cracking making them up!

Helen

Guilty here too, they are sitting on the shelf in sewing room, must start making them up.

Kathy

I bought one and made the quilt on a retreat. There was a shop near me who had a fabulous year end sale and I bought it for half of the normal price. I was disappointed in that they gave you just enough fabric.....it even tells you in the instructions to "cut carefully". And boy were they right!!! It all worked out but was stressful.

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