Getting crafty with it

It’s easy to see why crafting is experiencing an upsurge in popularity – over the last couple of years we’ve all been spending more time at home, and there are only so many series that you can watch. Many people were looking for ways to fill their free time, express their creativity and save money by making their own gifts or home décor items. 

Read something new in 2022

There’s nothing quite like cracking the spine of a fresh new book. And it’s the time of year when many much-anticipated books have been read and reviewed. The good news is that many of the world’s top-selling authors have new books out to rival their previous releases, so let’s take a look at what are […]

Finding balance

Maintaining a healthy life balance is a hot topic these days, especially at the beginning of the year when many of us are re-aligning our goals and setting intentions and purpose for the year ahead. 

8 of the best books to read in 2022

If you need inspiration, here are our top picks for novels and non-fiction books to add to your “to read“ pile this year.

The rise of DIY resin jewellery

If you’re keen to try out this trend for yourself, bidorbuy has everything you need to start your resin fun.

What’s between the covers?

Buy a secondhand book from bidorbuy and you may get more than one story for your money – that’s just part of the fun.

Sewing machines for different levels

Whether you’ve mastered the art of sewing, have a moderate amount of skill or you’re still a beginner – there’s a sewing machine out there for you. When purchasing a new sewing machine or deciding to upgrade, it’s important to take into account your level of skill and the type of sewing you enjoy.   Some machines […]

Buy it, make it, sell it

With bidorbuy’s great selection of crafting equipment and supplies, you can get artistic at home – and even sell your creations on our site.

How to make an origami rabbit

With school holidays in full swing, keeping kids entertained for hours can be quite a challenge. Besides playing outside to catch some vitamin D, creating crafts can be another way to stimulate a child’s brain and keep them busy for hours! There are so many great origami ideas, from dogs and cats to a beautiful […]

The joy of text

Our latest blog is definitely worth a read – it’s all about the pleasure you can get from reading a real book. Of course, we’ve got nothing against e-readers, but this article might just re-kindle your interest in paperbacks.  Read on! You’ve got to love books – they’re awesome! If it’s been a while since […]