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handmade

[hand-meyd] /ˈhændˈmeɪd/
adjective
1.
made by hand, rather than by machine:
the luxury of handmade shoes.
Origin of handmade
1605-1615
First recorded in 1605-15; hand + made
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  • Would the veil hold the handmade curls in exactly the proper place?

    Her Father's Daughter Gene Stratton-Porter
  • The letter was scrawled in violet ink on thick, handmade paper.

    Bliss, and Other Stories Katherine Mansfield
  • The real Irish handmade crochet is done with a crochet hook, by hand.

    Clothing and Health Helen Kinne
  • It could be run by hand if all handmade or featherstitched with tiny stitches.

    Clothing and Health Helen Kinne
  • The old brick floor of the stable he replaced with handmade tiles.

    Dangerous Days Mary Roberts Rinehart
British Dictionary definitions for handmade

handmade

/ˌhændˈmeɪd/
adjective
1.
made by hand, not by machine, esp with care or craftsmanship
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