23 December 2008

handmade gifts? giddyup

As we all scramble to finish up our handmade gifts, chew on this from The New York Times:

“Across the country, people are crafting more,” [Victor Domine, spokesperson for the Craft & Hobby Association] said. “With the recession, people are looking for ways to save money, and doctors are recommending it as a major form of stress relief.”

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3 comments:

  1. i saw that article too, it definitely made me think of you! i miss you guys so much, and our crafting circle time!

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  2. next year i'll have this make-your-own-gifts thing much more planned out. hope your holiday crafting is coming along (or done as mine certainly is not)! merry christmas!

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  3. Hmmm, stress relief, you say? Maybe for people with better time management styles than myself.

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