Black Friday is not only for snagging a great deal on some electronics, it can also be a great opportunity to buy for the artist or crafter on your Christmas list. In Richmond, Indiana, there are many places to fill that homemade stocking and have your loved one crafting happily into the New Year.
It is hard to beat the selection of Hobby Lobby, located at 4401 National Road E. The Black Friday circular is not released but you can see all the savings on their website. Hobby Lobby will often give you a rain check if they are out of a sale item. Open 8 am to 9 pm on Black Friday.
Next, stop next door at Hastings book store and pick up some books on crafting. Newly remodeled, they have a huge selection of books from knitting to running a craft business on the right side wall. They usually run a really good Black Friday sale and also have used books at a great savings off new book prices. They are open 9 am to 11 pm.
JoAnn Fabrics has not released their Black Friday circular as of yet, but if last year’s is any indication, there will be amazing bargains. According to BlackFriday.net, JoAnn’s ran the Cricut personal cutter for $74.88 and sewing machines at savings of more than $100 off regular price. Be aware that there are a limited number of the big ticket items, so get there early. They usually include a 50 percent off any item coupon in the ad. Join their mailing list to be alerted when the sale ad is released and receive a 40 percent off one item coupon. JoAnn Fabrics is located on Main St. in the Walmart Plaza and is open 9 am to 9 pm.