A few posts ago, I talked about creating a core wardrobe including some nice boring pieces for work.
Right after that Fabric.com had an incredible sale and it just so happens that it was my payday as well.
This is what I got:
Nice and plain, right? The top piece is 5 yds of black wool stretch suiting material that I think was about $5 a yard. The second piece is 5 yards of a Ralph Lauren chino fabric that I have been stalking since they got it in a few months ago. It had been marked down to $1.95/yd! There is still some left, but don’t everybody take it all! The third piece is about 2 1/2 yds charcoal grey wool stretch suiting – same as the first piece. The last piece is a couple yards of black poplin probably for a button down shirt. I only wanted to spend $40 and with a 30% off coupon and free shipping under $35, I was able to stay within budget! I ordered it on Friday and received it on Tuesday – even with that Monday being a holiday. Plus they send you some motivation: