handmade handmade  /ˈhænd ˈmeɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) made by hand or a hand process

Usage(s):

  1. Sell them on Etsy, a thriving marketplace for handmade items of all sorts, including clothing, jewelry and other personal items, home dcor and housewares.
  2. It's also the only one where we received some handmade cheese as a thank-you.
  3. It's the go-to site for handmade fashion, furniture, toys and housewares.

News

  1. The birds and Jen Bielema farm-to-table open line

    *HOW 'BOUT A LITTLE NEPOTISM? The picture above comes from Bourbon and Boots , the Little Rock-based storefront cum lifestyle web magazine. It's an interesting model. Maybe the Times should start hawking stuff? Max's homemade pickles? Handmade steampunk garb from David Koon? Alan Leveritt's heirloom tomatoes? Any takers? But to the nepotism part: Those bird pendants were painted by David Ramsey ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Arkansas Times

  2. A take on John Lennon's 'Jealous Guy' heralds Hurray for the Riff Raff's new cover CD, due July 1

    A local, limited-edition handmade version of the album sold out earlier this spring.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. A Bone to Pick With Genocide? Try a Million

    An installation of handmade bones was laid out on the National Mall to protest genocide. The effort was organized by One Million Bones. Photo by Simone Pathe. For 48 hours, the grass on the National Mall disappeared underneath a sea of white and grey "bones," a symbolic mass grave on the footsteps of the U.S. Capitol. The One Million Bones project is a public art installation created to protest ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Online NewsHour

Quotes

  1. "This one has a singular vision, that's what I really like about it," Rock said. "Most animated movies are made by committee, and the comedy is scattered. They're great, but this one feels like a handmade suit."
    on May 17, 2007 By: Chris Rock Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Fenton Glass has been an important part of West Virginia's industrial and cultural heritage for many years. It is truly a shame that global market conditions have made it so difficult for this company -- and our country's entire handmade glass...
    on Aug 9, 2007 By: Joe Manchin Source: State Journal

  3. "The Germans have a word for what we do," says Bazilian, a father of three who lives in Wayne. "They say, 'We like your handmade music.' "
    on Feb 5, 2008 By: Eric Bazilian Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

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