Arts and crafts

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  • News + Trends

    Easter craft ideas for kids: what's trending on Instagram

    by Anne Fischer

  • News + Trends

    Retro news: The sewing machine was patented in the USA 182 years ago

    by Maike Jensen

  • Background information

    My daughter’s Trojan horse hides nothing but pencils and art supplies

    by Patrick Vogt

  • News + Trends

    DIY souvenir for New Year's Eve: the flower champagne bottle

    by Maike Jensen

  • News + Trends

    "Peach Fuzz" will be the Pantone trend colour 2024

    by Maike Jensen

  • Background information

    Räbeliechtli: Show me how you carve and I'll tell you who you are

    by Patrick Vogt

  • Opinion

    God darn it, don’t make me do arts and crafts! Especially not without my kid

    by Katja Fischer

  • Guide

    An eye-catcher or just creepy? How my dried bridal bouquet turned out

    by Darina Schweizer

  • News + Trends

    Hobby Horsing: How the hobby horse is conquering the sporting world at a gallop

    by Maike Jensen

  • Guide

    Fresh off the press – my flower experiment

    by Darina Schweizer

  • Guide

    Family hack: how to store your kid’s drawings in a lovely, simple way

    by Katja Fischer

  • Company news

    Galaxus DIY range now the largest in Switzerland

    by Daniel Borchers

  • Product test

    My failed springtime project, or how I fell motion sick while window painting

    by Katja Fischer

  • Guide

    Craft tip for Easter: pompom sheep

    by Anna Sandner

  • Behind the scenes

    #Handmade: social media is fuelling the arts and crafts craze

    by Alex Hämmerli

  • News + Trends

    A wealth of colour in black - with the new pencils from Faber-Castell

    by Maike Jensen

  • Product test

    The right skin colour – no problem with these pencils

    by Martin Jungfer

  • Product test

    Me and model making: pride goes before a fall

    by Ramon Schneider

  • Guide

    How to make a macramé strap for your yoga mat

    by Natalie Hemengül

  • Guide

    My self-made "fitness device" for plants

    by Pia Seidel

  • Guide

    Keenly felt: at our place, felting rules

    by Patrick Bardelli

  • Guide

    5 ways to packagevouchers more imaginativelyat the last minute

    by Pia Seidel

  • News + Trends

    Amore beautiful gift: a package with a "secret compartment" to copy

    by Pia Seidel

  • News + Trends

    3 Amateurs at work: Who packs better?

    by Pia Seidel

  • Product test

    Express wood glue from Ponal: The smell makes the difference

    by Carolin Teufelberger

  • Guide

    Tips from our editors: stoner gifts that are dope

    by Martin Jud

  • Guide

    Tips from our editors: the greatest gift for handicraft hobbyists

    by Carolin Teufelberger

  • Product test

    Advent calendar opened: a folding frenzy

    by Oliver Fischer

  • Opinion

    Your bum is sick of paper!

    by Thomas Meyer

  • Product test

    Thermacell: a mosquito repellent that can’t quite perform miracles

    by Martin Jungfer

  • Guide

    7 remedies that protect against mosquitoes – and one that’s of no use

    by Martin Jungfer

  • Guide

    An emotions clock for children

    by Sabrina Müller

  • Product test

    The Kärcher K Mini pressure washer vs. pigeon poop

    by Carolin Teufelberger

Arts and crafts

Our editorial team doesn't just play with craft items like PlayMais and ironing beads, but goes one step further. Here you'll find DIY instructions, detailed reviews and exciting background stories about crafting.

You've come to the right place in the craft section if you want to know which cutting plotter prints the best gift vouchers, what you can make out of a toilet roll or how to make your own paper with your children.

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