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

  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!

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


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