from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Made or prepared by hand rather than by machine.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Manufactured by hand.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Manufactured by hand. Contrasted with
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Manufactured by hand, and not by a machine: as, hand-made paper.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. made by hand or a hand process
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Mr. Dickerson: Etsy is known and has been known as a handmade marketplace.
They dress in handmade full length robes, sleep in small individual housing units called hermitages with no radio, no TV, no Internet.
In 1997, B&S's fans were internet-savvy but downloading was still some years off, so email pleas on the fans 'Sinister mailing list could only result in handmade labours of love.
Kamini Press publishes fine poetry in handmade, self assembled chapbooks, usually together with original cover art.
The eastern third of the building has been given over to LACMA's recently acquired combined collections of the two leading European dealers in handmade, expensive, often extravagant European fashion from 1700 to 1915, of which about 170 pieces (of 1,100) are on display.
"I see there is a growing interest in handmade items, so I plan on making more and more artwork as part of my income for the future."
It is an interesting piece of furniture if you are interested in handmade designs or if you are planning on integrating it into a simple environment with few other flashy colors around.
Kiester clarifies, "I hate the word handmade, but I like to say 'hand-to-hand and heart-to-heart.'"
Below left, "Corrupted Mother" (oil on linen in handmade frame, 42.75 "x 54.75").
Combining two of the simplest geometrical shapes – a cube and a sphere, switch is handmade from a wooden structure of massif oak and leather, the ball is filled with polyether foam.
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