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Hobbies

  1. recommendations
    Have You Tried Yodeling Through an Open Window?And other bizarrely soothing stay-at-home activities suggested by the Swiss government.
  2. personal project
    A Good Quarantine Playlist Will Last You ForeverNew York DJ Venus X offers a step-by-step guide for creating the soundtrack to your life right now.
  3. personal project
    Knitting to Keep My Hands BusyIt’s a good project, and it keeps me from constantly checking the news on my phone.
  4. personal project
    I Want to Grow EverythingHow I came to care for a sourdough starter, a kombucha scoby, and too many pothos clippings to count.
  5. personal project
    The Way I Used to Read RecipesReturning to childhood cookbooks in isolation.
  6. personal project
    My Only Hobby Is Being PettyI know it’s not good, but it feels like the only thing I have left.
  7. personal project
    I Spend My Nights Sewing to Help Keep My Friends SafeI felt frustrated and helpless until I started making masks for people I know.
  8. personal project
    My Kids Think I’m the Best Artist EverHaving kids gave me the pretense I needed.
  9. personal project
    I Just Want to Be Able to Do One Pull-UpRevisiting a goal that has eluded me my entire life.
  10. personal project
    All the Ways I Failed at Self-ImprovementHow could anyone possibly get through weeks of terrorized confinement without coming out the other side a worse version of their former self?
  11. personal project
    How to Bartend for OneAn idiot’s guide to making a martini.
  12. personal project
    Now Is a Great Time to Hand-Wash Your ClothesAs far as domestic chores go, washing your clothes by hand is actually one of the more enjoyable.
  13. personal project
    I Hope You Like My Teeny Tiny PaintingsToo thoughtful — and small! — to justify throwing out.
  14. style
    Painting My Nails Is the Only Time I Don’t ThinkWhen we’re done social distancing, I’d like to paint my friends’ nails, too.
  15. personal project
    Sitting on the Couch Is My New Favorite HobbyEnjoy your sourdough starters! I will not be doing that.
  16. personal project
    Balls Up, Balls DownPracticing a small surprise for future social situations.
  17. science of us
    Why Can’t I Commit to a Hobby?I’ve tried knitting, crochet, tarot, and watercolors. Why can’t I make anything stick?
  18. hobbies
    Check Out Elizabeth Warren’s Haunted Doll CollectionUnexpectedly presidential, actually.
  19. i like this bitch's life
    This Woman Is Making Shawls Sexy, I Swear to YouIn praise of knitting designer Andrea Mowry.
  20. hobbies
    Everyone Leonardo DiCaprio’s Played Volleyball With This SummerLeo has a new hobby.
  21. hobbies
    Taylor Swift Has Taken Up FalconryShe stopped by a falconry class at a Big Sur resort.
  22. starter kit
    20 Satisfying Hobbies and How to Get ThemWant to become a domestic goddess? Flower farmer? Dancer?
  23. get a hobby
    Make Dating Less Miserable: Treat It Like a HobbyA modest proposal to make Tinder more bearable.
  24. get a hobby
    Do You Like Under the Tuscan Sun? Drinking Wine? Take Up Pasta MakingI roll and I knead. I become a craftsman. I am the Geppetto of pasta.
  25. get a hobby
    Against Side HustlesPersonal pleasure is what makes a hobby a hobby.
  26. self
    It’s ‘Get a Hobby’ Week on the CutThe new year is the perfect time to finally take up ceramics.
  27. get a hobby
    Herbalism Started As a Hobby But Became Much MoreIt marked a complete shift for how I live my life.
  28. get a hobby
    A Psychologist Explains How to Get Over Your Fear of Trying New ThingsThe thing that no one ever mentions about stretching yourself is that it really sucks sometimes.
  29. hobbies
    The Time-Wasting Magic of Online Real Estate Listings“Redfin is Tinder for married people,” as one friend put it.
  30. everything guide
    Why You Suck at Stuff, and How to Get BetterFrom throwing pots to giving massages: finding the pleasure in being bad at something, and learning how to do it right.
  31. hobbies
    Oh Dear, Lindsay Lohan Has Just Started Playing Pokémon GoBuckle up.
  32. 33 Gift Ideas for Hobbyists and Pet Owners Cat-yoga mats and kayak-canoes for everyone.
  33. gender studies
    Women: Are You Maximizing the Sexiness of Your Free Time?A study published in the Journal of Creative Behavior looks at the sex appeal of various hobbies. 
  34. holiday gift guide 2014
    Kick Back: 23 Gifts for the HobbyistChic bike gear, designer surfboards, glamping supplies, and more.
  35. swagger
    Q&A: Meet Sadie Dupuis of Speedy OrtizAnd listen to some of the songs on her new album, out today.
  36. confessions
    When ‘Horse Girls’ Become ‘Horse Women’Can a girl return to her favorite childhood hobby as an adult, or is that just too embarrassing?