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theredmenace Nov 18, 2009 07:40 AM

I'm wondering if anyone knows where I could buy bakery-style pie boxes. I know I can get them online, but was hoping there would be something more local. Kitchen supply store? Verna's? Any help is appreciated!

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    skippy66 Nov 18, 2009 08:15 AM

    Check iParty and Michael's craft stores in their cake decorating section (if you don't need many). You'll have to pay more than you thought if they have them.

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      bakerboyz Nov 18, 2009 08:16 AM

      The Restaurant Depot in Needham. You need to join or go with someone who is a member but you need a federal id number to join.

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        Velda Mae Nov 18, 2009 08:51 AM

        AC Moore also has them. You can print weekly coupons for Michael's and AC Moore online, which should save you some $.

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          theredmenace Nov 18, 2009 09:34 AM

          This is great information, thanks everyone! I definitely only need a few, since I'm not a professional - just looking for an easy way to give some as holiday gifts. Michael's or AC Moore will be my best bet, I think, and it will be worth the premium since online it's $9 for 10...but another $9 in shipping.

        2. FinnFPM Nov 18, 2009 10:16 AM

          You can coax the bakery department at some Whole Foods locations to sell you a few, if you ask nicely. They're like a buck a piece or so.

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            opinionatedchef Nov 18, 2009 10:47 PM

            finn, i admire an inventive problem solver such as yourself. brilliant!

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              theredmenace Nov 20, 2009 03:08 AM

              Thank you, if I can't find them elsewhere I will try that!

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                nsenada Nov 20, 2009 05:22 AM

                If you're anywhere near Middleboro, you could try Cirelli Marketplace. Or you could just buy a bunch of pies and use the boxes, discarding the contents as you see fit.

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