When it comes to crafts and hobbies, there can be no doubt that the rise in the number of glossy craft magazines and tv channels geared to all kinds of home crafts, has had a truly magnificient effect on the market. At one time if you said you were a home sewer, there would be a handful of sympathetic sighs as if feeling sorry for you. No today. The boom in all hobbies have outstripped demand for some of the textiles and materials to a massive extent. Libraries are reporting a huge uptake in books on the subjects of knitting, crochet, gift making for your family and the home.
There has been no stone unturned in the quest for great things in the home making market. With a little skill and some practice it is very possible to make an entire wardrobe of clothes and if really keen you could learn to knit the cardigans and sweaters to complement.