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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. 

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.

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 […]

Get crafty with wine corks

wine corks

Wine corks are among the most versatile materials for craft projects. They have a wonderful texture and add a touch of nature to any room.

Craft projects with pressed plants

craft projects with pressed flowers and leaves

Creating craft projects and works of art with pressed flowers and leaves is a wonderfully absorbing hobby.

Seashell crafts


Craft projects that involve seashells are really and truly for everyone, because you can make them as simple or as complex as you wish.

How to craft with broken china

broken china crafts

Believe it or not, there is one small step from “Oops, I broke a plate!” to “Look at my work of art !” With appropriate equipment, some skill and a lot of patience, it is possible to give broken china (or porcelain) a second life. Consider these finished artefacts: Beautiful, aren’t they! Let’s discuss in […]

Transfer your photos to wood

transfer image to wood

Got some time on your hands? Select a few favourite photos and transfer them to wood panels! You will be creating lovely family mementos, and with some practice perhaps even true pieces of art. There are several techniques for transferring images to wood. All of them require three essential components: The wood panel. You can […]