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I’m a recent fan of a Web site dedicated to all things handmade. If you haven’t discovered it by now, don’t feel bad, but do log on — right now (well, please finish reading this column first).

This online gem is www.etsy.com. I guarantee, once you start looking you won’t be able to stop. It is an absolute treasure trove of handmade goodness, and the best part is there’s something for everyone.

I find the juxtaposition between the new technology of online retail and the old tradition of making things by hand to be particularly interesting.

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