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Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At  

Elise Hennigan
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List Rules Only activities done for fun that anyone could pick up. Vote up the hobbies you wish you were good at.

Ever find yourself envious of people who have cultivated impressive skills during their downtime? Then it may be time for you to develop some hobbies. Everyone, even celebrities, should have a few hidden talents. With a little practice, you can probably get pretty good at any of the interesting hobbies listed below. However, you'll actually have to put in time and practice. But you can handle that, right?

The best hobbies are challenging, but the sense of accomplishment you feel when you start to improve is what makes them fulfilling. And getting good at something that's hard makes it cool. But don't you kind of wish you didn't have to put in all that work? What are some skills you wish you had already cultivated? 

If you're looking for hobbies to pick up, scan through this list as inspiration. Vote up the hobbies that you wish you were good at. (And then go get good at them!)

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Drawing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Drawing
2
Creative writing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Singing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Singing
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Painting is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Playing Piano is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Playing Piano
6
Cooking is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Cooking
7
Dance is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Guitar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Chess is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Baking is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Baking
11
Gardening is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Gardening
12
Photography is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Sewing is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Sewing
14
Calligraphy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Calligraphy
15
Woodworking is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Woodworking
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Running is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Interior design is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Knitting is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Knitting
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Ceramics is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Ceramics
20
Filmmaking is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Filmmaking
21
Yoga is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Crochet is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Crochet
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Embroidery is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Embroidery
24
Programming is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Programming
25
Basketball is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Basketball