DIY Bathbombs!

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 by socms_admin

[caption id="attachment_501" align="aligncenter" width="529"] Image courtesy of[/caption] It might not be cold right now, but we know that it’s coming. This week, in fact...

Snow Globe Cupcakes!

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 by socms_admin

[caption id="attachment_457" align="aligncenter" width="561" caption="Image courtesy of"][/caption] I’ve mentioned before that I love winter. I really do, but if I’m being honest, I will admit that sometimes the cold does get to me...

Winter is the Best (for Hobbies)!

Friday, May 12, 2017 by socms_admin

I love every season. I honestly believe that there is something to love about every time of the year! Yes, even winter.  The nice cold nights with no mosquitoes, roaring fires, red wine, Irish Coffee, soup and crusty bread, boots, scarves… these are a few of my favourite things (about winter)...

Nuts and Bolts Chessboard

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 by socms_admin

This one is for the lads! Or for the girls to make for the lads, or for the girls to make for themselves. This is such a great project for anyone who enjoys boardgames and DIY...

Fingerknit Bracelets

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 by socms_admin

Alternative Christmas Trees

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 by socms_admin

Let’s be honest – It just doesn’t feel like Christmas until the tree is up! Which is maybe why it still seems a bit strange to me that the shops are all in full Christmas mode. My tree isn’t up yet...

Mosaic Angel Decoration

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by socms_admin

I love my job! Especially when I get to spend the day doing fun and creative projects. It's been years since I did any mosaic work, so I was super excited to get my hands on this mosaic Angel Decoration from The Clay Club...

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...