Handicrafts and Design Event of the Year
The Finnish Craft & Design fair is the largest handicrafts and applied arts industry fair in Europe, which brings over 600 exhibitors and around 50,000 visitors to Tampere annually. The Finnish Craft & Design fair is hosted by Tampere Trade Fairs and Taito Pirkanmaa ry. The most anticipated handicrafts and design event of the year will bring some light to the darkness again in November.
One of a kind, high quality and handmade products are available for anyone looking for a memorable gift or a unique gem for themselves. For all the handicraft enthusiasts Finnish Craft and Design Fair is an abundant playground of raw materials from which anyone can create their own individual pieces. Program is diverse and up-to-date on current trends with a variety of intriguing shows, exhibitions and phenomenons.
Over 600 exhibitors
Ready made design and crafts products made in Finland, including clothes, accessories, home utensils and decorations, post cards and candles. Also a vast collection of materials for knitting, sewing and creating your own designs as well as craft machines and equipment.
Over 40 000 visitors
The Finnish Craft & Design fair is the largest handicrafts and applied arts industry fair in Europe, bringing together yearly over 40.000 professionals and hobbyists. At the 2017 fair a record was made with over 49.000 visitors.
4 large halls
Explore four large exhibition halls full of beautiful and unique handmade products for you or as a gift. For large number of the exhibiting companies and individuals – this is the only place to meet them – in whole year!
Fashion shows and exhibitions
In addition to being a supermarket of craft & design this fair is also filled with colourful shows and exhibitions.
The popular Finnish Craft & Design Fashion Show and The Finnish Design Fashion Show will be held every day of the weekend. There are also a number of interesting exhibitions around the fair area, including a "Gleeful green" gift exhibition where all the items on display are green, an exhibition with items made entirely of recycled materials and the exhibitions of the winner of Artisan of the Year and New Product of the Year.
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16–18th November 2018
Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre
Finnish Craft and Design Fair is the most anticipated craft and design event of the year within Finland and all of Europe. Event will bring light and joy back to the middle of November again on 16–18th November of 2018.News › Reserve Stand ›
Friday 16.11.2018 10:00-18:00
Saturday 17.11.2018 9:00-18:00
Sunday 18.11.2018 10:00-17:00
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