With enough money-saving tips to banish the financial blues for good, these collected hints and tips from Channel 4's Supercrimpers show us all how to be more clever with our cash. Why waste money when you can have new for nothing? Rediscover the thrill of thrift with our clever tips and ideas to help you have the lifestyle you want without it costing the earth. These days it's hip to be thrifty and we've looked to the superscrimping skills of yesteryear to find hints and tips to remind us all of the nation's fine tradition of resourcefulness. And you'll find brand new ideas for chic on the cheap fashion, handy homes, beauty, DIY and more that will put some glamour into your life without emptying your pockets. Proving frugal can be fun, join our proud penny-pinching revolution and learn how to live well for less!
Eithne Farry is a freelance journalist and reviewer, and is currently the literary editor at Marie Claire magazine. She is the author of two craft books: Yeah I Made It Myself and Lovely Things To Make For Girls of Slender Means. She lives in London.