Maker Culture Romance

Consumer interest in maker culture prompts a surge in DIY gifting

Implications - A seemingly relentless passion for maker culture among young shoppers is prompting a host of DIY gifting ideas. No matter the format, what remains consistent are the tie-ins between a drive for handmade goods and the Millennial love of customization. Just below this demographic are members of Generation Z who are also enthusiastic about homespun creations due to more conservative spending habits.
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Affectionate DIY Boxes - Anna Trympali's Romantic Gift Box Helps to Create a Heartfelt Greeting
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Hot 4,669 Clicks Pub: Mar 11, 15
Affectionate DIY Boxes
Anna Trympali's Romantic Gift Box Helps to Create a Heartfelt Greeting
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Romantic Candy Bag DIYs
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Gum-Filled Valentine Greetings - DIY Gum Valentine’s Day Cards Can Be Sweet
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Warm 2,867 Clicks Pub: Feb 6, 14
Gum-Filled Valentine Greetings
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As February 14th approaches, DIY Valentine’s Day Cards make for classic thoughtful gifts. A great way to add a twist to classic Valentine’s cards is attaching gum. The DIY Gum Valentine idea was... [More]
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Mild 144 Clicks Pub: Aug 11, 15
Customizable Cartoon Snacks
These Twinkie Minion Treats Celebrate Valentine's Day Festivities
Lifestyle blog Crafty Morning celebrates Valentine’s Day on a budget with this clever Minion treat tutorial. Taking the world by storm, the animated characters have inspired countless clothing... [More]
Romantic Phrase Pillows - This Valentine's Day Decor Accessory is Easy and Inexpensive to Make
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Romantic Phrase Pillows
This Valentine's Day Decor Accessory is Easy and Inexpensive to Make
This Valentine’s Day phrase pillow is heart-shaped and expressive. Adorned with an “XOXO” message, this home accessory is both a statement piece and a sentimental gift that will... [More]