handicraft handicraft  /ˈhæn di ˌkræft/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a work produced by hand labor
  2. (n) a craft that requires skillful hands

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Usage(s):

  1. The great industrial novel, they contend, will be written when men cease dreaming of such sentimentalities as a return to handicraft, a moratorium on inventions.
  2. Each station uses handicraft instead of the automation characteristic of most lines.
  3. And this year, as last, shoppers snapped up $5 sketches, etchings and handicraft doodads at 25 to $1, raised eyebrows at $2,000 price tags.

News

  • Get Lord Ganesha Pendant at Just Rs. 380 from Exotic India

    The well-known supplier of beautiful and exotic Indian handicraft and artwork, Exotic India is offering a stunning Lord Ganesha pendant at a price of just Rs. 380. Exotic India is recognised as one of the leading providers of Indian ethnic handicraft at affordable prices. (PRWeb June 26, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/indian/statues/prweb10872799.htm
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "The new challenge for graphic designers is to make an impact on a world increasingly overloaded with information -- returning to the handicraft and humanity of books is the way," explains Zec, who is also head of the Design Zentrum Nordrhein...
    on Nov 30, 2005 By: Peter Zec Source: NBC5i.com

  2. "In certain sectors like textiles, leather, marine products and handicraft, there is a net decline in exports, which has led to job losses. It was estimated that unless remedial measures are taken, the total job losses could be as high as two...
    on Mar 20, 2008 By: Jairam Ramesh Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "Handloom and handicraft sectors need more incentives. We have been consistently emphasising to the Commerce Ministry that we need more to promote these sectors," Mr. Maran told reporters after inaugurating the handloom expo here.
    on Dec 21, 2009 By: Dayanidhi Maran Source: The Hindu

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