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 - Jan 19, 2009   Updated: Jul 20 2011
I love Etsy. It is like an Aladdin's Cave of creativity, a great community and a great place to go for inspiration to make your own crafts or spend some money on some pre-made ones.

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Implications - The recent recession prompted consumers to embrace DIY methods to create their own products as this was more affordable. These consumers now appreciate handcrafted products rather than machine-made ones as they are of higher quality and are rare.