Cinq a Six | Jun 22, 2013 | 17:36

Economy pushing creative young people to DIY

DIY (Do it Yourself) is a growing movement in creative cities. The philosophy can refer to everything from crafters selling handmade dolls, to artisanal bakeries, to indy record labels. Why are creative young people dropping out of the mainstream economy?

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