Today the Economist declared the age of Multinational domination has passed. The market for Handicrafts is on the rise.
Handcrafted products have been integral to the recent US election. I’m (kind of) serious. What do Donald Trump and handicrafts have in common? Nothing you say? Think again:
- His ties? Handmade in ‘Gina – not in ‘Merica.
- His suits? Handmade by Brioni in Italy – not by Americans.
- Pink hats worn at his protests? Hand-knit by American women with a message of gender equality.