"If you want a thing well done, do it yourself."

My favorite thing about being a crafter is rethinking everyday things and my favorite everyday thing is the paper bag. This reusable humble holder is everywhere. It comes in all shapes, colors, and sizes. It can be recycled, cut, torn, embossed, written on. and hoarded. There are a zillion things yo...
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Do it yourself, also known as DIY, is the method of building, modifying, or repairing something without the aid of experts or professionals. Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where "individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment (e.g. landscaping)".[1] DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (economic benefits, lack of product availability, lack of product quality, need for customization), and identity enhancement (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness)

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