The Paris Expo Center at Porte de Versailles is gearing up to host the 28th edition of the Creations and Know-How Fair.
More than 40,000 enthusiasts of creative hobbies and do-it-yourself enthusiasts are expected at this event that highlights new shopping and consumption experiences. Just before the Christmas festivities, with over 500 exhibitors, this fair is the perfect opportunity to seek inspiration, discover unique gift ideas, or create your own gifts!
An exclusive program of activities and workshops over 5 days will allow you to explore new creative techniques, meet ethical producers, or reinterpret the magic of Christmas!
This event is also a golden opportunity to spend a day with family! Animations designed for both adults and children will playfully and educationally reveal the secrets of numerous creative sectors, from paper art to embroidery, from jewelry to DIY cosmetics.
The itinerary features 5 main areas to explore over these 5 days.
The first area is the Creators' Village, showcasing a selection of concept stores where you can discover fashion and home treasures. Moreover, the 2023 edition introduces a unique innovation: a 100% kit offer, allowing you to create your gift yourself or offer a ready-to-create gift to your loved ones!
The Ethics Area brings together exhibitors and activities that adhere to the salon's ethical commitment, offering a chance to learn more about the salon's charter.
For an exotic touch, visit the Japan Lane, highlighting Japanese creation, including essential origamis, screen printing, magnificent ceramic jewelry, and crystal beads. Don't miss the workshop exploring Shibori techniques and Aïzome, the art of ancestral packaging.
After your journey through the elegance of Japan, the Scrapbook Lane will showcase the latest trends in European and American scrapbooking, including 3D, RubberStamping, and more!
For DIY enthusiasts looking to be initiated into creation, the Wecandoo area highlights several artists ready to unveil the secrets of their technique!
Meet Thomas, a glassblower, Sana with her homemade cosmetics, ceramics by Nolwen, or Louise and Jeremy, farmer-cheesemakers. Also, meet Aurélie, the leather artisan, and Roger, the woodworker, among others!
The Paris Expo Center is just a five-minute walk from the Modernist Hotel, another reason to book your room if you haven't already and not miss this unique fair if you'll be among us!
What are you waiting for? Check out the full program and reserve your spot on the official Creations and Know-How Fair website! You won't be disappointed!
From November 29 to December 3, 2023. From 9:30 am to 6:30 pm every day, except Sunday, from 9:30 am to 5 pm. Late night on Thursday, November 30, until 9 pm.
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