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8 Reasons To Buy Handmade Products
I often hear that purchasing handcrafted goods is too costly. However, when you consider the work, the dedication and the process, it is well worth it, and our spending patterns are what make it costly! Thus, here are my eight reasons to purchase handcrafted goods:

Reason #1: It is unique

Yes, when you purchase a handcrafted item, you are purchasing an entirely unique item! Even though it is not a one-of-a-kind item, the majority of handmade items are somewhat unique due to the fact that they are handcrafted and it is almost difficult to create the same item again in the same manner!

Reason #2: The opportunity to meet the craftsman personally

When purchasing a handmade goods, you may do it online or in shops, but you can also do so in markets or artisan festivals, where you can purchase directly from the artist and, incidentally, meet him. It's great to meet the creator of a product we purchase, isn't it? My lovely sweater was not manufactured by an underpaid Asian kid. No! It's a mother, a woman, or a guy, a passionate entrepreneur who will explain to me what my sweater is made of and why he does it that way!

Reason #3: You are supporting a genuine individual.

When you purchase a handcrafted item, you are not supporting a multinational corporation whose president you have never met. We purchase a product from a person (we usually know his name) who often shares his narrative, his everyday life, and his enthusiasm via his social media posts and in-person conversations.

Reason #4: You may order customized products.

The majority of craftsmen give the option of customizing a product. This means you'll get a one-of-a-kind product that shows your personality! Additionally, if we give it as a present, we can be certain that the recipient will not get the identical item from another person!

Reason #5: The option to purchase online

I don't know about you, but I despise spending hours searching for THE PERFECT present and returning empty-handed! The great thing about handcrafted products is that many artists are now selling online, including our shop! We can shop while sipping our coffee and watching our favorite soap opera in the comfort of our living room. It's happiness for me!

Reason #6: Make ethical purchases

We cannot emphasize this enough: our clothing, jewelry, and inexpensive handbags are often produced in China by underpaid children. The lamp that we purchase from an artisan who created it by hand may be more costly, but we know that it was manufactured in acceptable circumstances and that the artisan got a respectable wage for creating this lamp that we like.

Reason #7: We encourage the local economy

When you purchase a product produced by an artisan, the transaction is reported to government agencies and the proceeds are reinvested in the local economy. Additionally, this money may be utilized to pay an assistant to assist the creator at his busiest times (thereby creating jobs!). By purchasing a handcrafted item, you are not only supporting the artist, but also the economy of our nation!

Reason #8: Quality

A handcrafted item entails hours of labor, trial and error, frustration, pleasure, despair, and the urge to quit! Above all, a handcrafted product is a manifestation of genuine passion and love. The craftsmen work tirelessly to create a flawless product utilizing the finest materials and most advanced techniques. A handmade product is of exceptional quality.

I really hope that I have persuaded you to support handmade and, more importantly, to like it!