Giant Jenga

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by socms_admin

Yesterday we featured something mini, today we feature something GIANT!

Coming from South Africa, we often dream of a white, snowy Christmas with blazing fires and mulled cider...

Mini Gingerbread House

Monday, December 5, 2016 by socms_admin

There is nothing more festive than a Gingerbread house! Every Christmas I say that this is the year I make a gingerbread house, and every year I become overwhelmed with the mammoth task of making a gingerbread house...

Handcraft a Braided Bead Necklace

Friday, December 2, 2016 by socms_admin

I come from a family of girls. Aside from my Mom and grans, I have a sister, a stepmom, a mother- and a sister-in-law, 5 aunts, a whackload of cousins and some gorgeous little nieces. So I understand how difficult it is to find a gift they will love that is special, individual and cost-effective...

Creative Christmas Wrappings

Thursday, December 1, 2016 by admin

Half of the excitement of Christmas is seeing the gifts all laid out under the tree, taking sneak peaks to see which ones have your name on them, and dreaming about what might be inside. So you definitely don’t want a tree that looks like it came from the petrified forest...Is this more your style?

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There’s so much more to life…..

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 by Pauline Silva

Do you find yourself thinking  there has to be more to life than running mom’s taxi service, meeting the taxman’s deadlines, managing the bosses’ diary, cooking dinner every night, appeasing the teacher,  keeping the dog out of the neighbour’s garden? Tick the box...

NEWS FLASH – Hobby-X is the best!

Friday, November 4, 2011 by Pauline Silva

Hobby-X has just won the award for best exhibition of 2011 in its category,

making it the biggest & best Hobby & Craft Exhibition

 in South Africa.

In a glittering EXSA awards ceremony held last night in Sandton,

the exhibition industry gathered to recognise excellence amongst its members...

10 000 T-shirts for charity at Hobby-X

Thursday, August 18, 2011 by socms_admin

Since the very first show, Hobby-X has supported various charities through the exhibition.  At the Midrand show taking place from 1 – 4 September at Gallagher Estate, Hobby-X will be partnering with Melanie Brummer of Tags: ,
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Hobby-X is coming to Midrand!

Wednesday, August 10, 2011 by Pauline Silva

There’s loads of excitement around as we finalise arrangements for Hobby-X Midrand – our first time at Gallagher Estate, but our 29th  show nationwide! When we launched Hobby-X in Pretoria last year, we were overwhelmed by the number of visitors who streamed in non-stop throughout the  weekend...

Hobby-X Workshops

Monday, July 11, 2011 by socms_admin

Hobby-X is partnering with in2crafts to bring visitors an exciting and extensive line-up of ongoing hands-on workshops throughout the weekend. Their affiliation with Craftwise Magazine brings a wealth of previous experience with similar workshop events and makes them the ideal co-ordinators of the hands-on projects at Hobby-X...