artsy-craftsy artsy-craftsy

Definition(s):

  • (adj) pretentiously artistic; cloyingly charming

Usage(s):

  1. Their editors, writers and subscribers represent a curious coalition of hipsters and beatniks, college students and teachers, political zealots and the just plain artsy-craftsy.
  2. Where the book called up images of lovely backwoods flora and fauna, the film has the artsy-craftsy exotica of Trader Vic's.
  3. An artsy-craftsy quarter like this should be crawling with people.
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