artsy-craftsy

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artsy-craftsy

1. Interested in and/or creating arts and crafts. I'm not too artsy-craftsy myself, but I'm impressed with people who can sew and do all of that kind of stuff.
2. Overtly interested in art and style, perhaps overly or pretentiously so. I like that café, but it's always packed with artsy-craftsy types talking about their obscure interests.

artsy-craftsy

mod. dabbling in arts and crafts; artistic. The artsy-craftsy crowd held a show in the library parking lot last Sunday.
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This Eclectic well known artsy craftsy island gift shop of many faces offers you the opportunity to grow the business (with its leased space) from the well laid foundation the owner has established.
All you need is a flask - and not just any old boring black or silver one, but a prettily designed one, just for her Celia Birtwell 'Pretty Woman' flask pounds 18, Breeze, www.breeze.uk.com The Christmas Tea Hamper pounds 150, Fortnum & Mason, 0845 3001707, www.fortnumandmason.com John Lewis has a fantastic haberdashery department, stocked full of gift ideas for those artsy craftsy types, including a huge range of sewing boxes, from Cath Kidston designs to this cute-as-a-button owl print one Owl print sewing box with bun feet pounds 49, John Lewis, 08456 049 049, www.johnlewis.com Every book lover needs a place to indulge in their favourite page turner, and these Penguin deck chairs are just the thing for a sunny afternoon.