The declaration from something called the Handmade Consortium materialized on a Web site called buyhandmade.org in late October. “I pledge to buy handmade this holiday season, and request that others do the same for me,” it said, and you could type in your name to “sign” on; within a few weeks, more than 6,500 people had done so.
Tobias Wong on Consuming Consumer Consumption
In a surprisingly short amount of time, Tobias Wong has made a name for himself in both the design and art worlds, though different people might argue that he operates in both, or neither. That duality is part of what makes him interesting.