Use the copouns!
You're franchise stores offer coupons in the newspaper and online double up and use them on various days.
Be aware of coupon uses
Some stores such as hobby lobby take their own coupons. But stores like Joanne fabrics take their own plus all other craft store chains including michael's and hobby lobby.
Ask you're local scrapbooking speciality store if they have a coupon or punch card. Most stores have a card that you collect stamps or punches each time you shop there then once you have filled you're card you get a set amount of merchandise usually 10-20 dollars in free products.