While I do shop at the big box stores like Home Depot, Rockler, Woodcraft, etc I try really hard to get stuff from locally owned businesses or small US based businesses. Here are a few of my favorites!
While visiting with Andy (a mentor) he showed me and let me use these new magical sanding pads. I instantly fell in love with Vince’s Wood N Wonder’s sanding discs and had to buy two of the starter kits. I have only had to replace a few pads since that first investment, they work great with or without your drill.
The following are YouTube channels I follow and watch regularly.