My new favorite kind of cat: munchkins!!! They're basically like dachshund cats, and totally adorable! The only problem is that they are still very rare, and now are in fairly high demand, which makes them very expensive.
Sewing and DIY projects can get expensive if you're shopping at the fabric store (even with a coupon). Here are some wonderful ideas to help you "think outside the bolt" and get fabric for free or cheap!