March 24, 2009 – Northbrook, Ill.— With consumers clamoring to sales, clipping coupons and doing anything they can to save money, there has never been a better time to celebrate the upcoming Easter holiday the handmade way.
With the economy still under stress, a recent MSNBC report dubs crafting “the silver lining in a tough economy.” They report that while data is still be compiled for 2008, The Craft and Hobby Association reports that 2007 sales reached nearly $32 billion and that 57% of households report engaging in some form of crafting. The trend continues into 2009, with The CHA reporting $9.9 million in sales in January alone.
Quickly approaching, Easter provides an excellent opportunity for parents, kids and crafters to utilize their creative and artistic abilities to create homemade holiday items. The Editors of FaveCrafts have compiled a free 130-page Easter crafting and recipe eBook that includes simple crafts for Easter to decorate your home, give as gifts and entertain the kids. The book also includes Easter egg decorating projects, table decorating ideas and chick and bunny craft projects for kids.
FaveCrafts.com is offering parents, teachers and crafters the opportunity to download the eBook absolutely free. The chapters in the book include everything from Easter cards and Easter crafts for kids to popular Easter recipes. The free eBook can be downloaded from http://www.favecrafts.com/index.php/hct/Easter-Crafting-and-Recipe-eBook
For additional information on Easter crafts or FaveCraft’s free Easter crafting and recipe eBook, please contact FaveCrafts.com Editor Mindy Yahr.
Mindy Yahr, Editor
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