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Where to get blanks

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As crafters, blanks are essential! And good quality blanks are just as important. But getting good quality blanks for a good price, that's easier said than done! The blanks in this article will consist of those for Cricut or embroidery (or both)

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These are my top 6 favourite places to get crafting blanks and my favourite blank from their site:

   1. Wordans

  - Any apparel 

   2. Walmart

  - Socks + aprons

   3. Costco

  - Towels

   4. Michaels

  - Reusable coffee cup

   5. Cricut

  - Mugs + Coasters

   6. Joann

  - Soap trays

The mega list of embroidery and cricut blanks:

  - Acrylic blanks

  - Aprons

  - Athletic wear

  - Bags

  - Banners

  - Baseball caps

  - Blankets

  - Bucket hats

  - Can Cozies

  - Candles

  - Canvas

  - Chef's hats

  - Coasters

  - Cosmetic bags

  - Drawstring bags

  - Glass cups

  - Headbands

  - Hoodies

  - Jackets

  - Joggers

  - Metal case

  - Mugs 

  - Notebooks

  - Onesies

  - Ornaments

  - Oven mitts

  - Pants

  - Placemats

  - Plastic mason jars

  - Plastic ornaments 

  - Plushs'

  - Pot holders

  - Reusable coffee cup

  - Shirts

  - Shorts

  - Soap trays

  - Socks

  - Stockings

  - Tank tops

  - Throw pillows

  - Toques (Winter hats)

  - Tote bags

  - Towels

  - Tumblers

  - Underwear

  - Visors

  - Wine bottle bags

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