h+h cologne-International Trade Fair for Creative Handicraft + Hobby Supplies

Looking ahead together: In March 2023, the world's leading trade fair for the handicrafts industry will offer the best framework conditions for talking to top decision-makers, buyers and industry experts: with the hybrid h+h cologne - physically in Cologne, digitally on the web. Whether for a new start or a re-entry:

  • Meet important decision-makers!
  • Learn all about the latest trends and developments!
  • Generate valuable contacts and leads!

After more than 16,800 visitors and over 400 exhibitors at the last physical trade fair in 2019, the leading international trade fair for textile handicrafts in 2021 was also successful online. With 3,500 participants from over 70 countries, the fair created additional reach for the industry in the digital space. Around 100 companies from 29 countries presented themselves at h+h cologne @home. At h+h cologne 2023, we are combining the best of two worlds - physical presence and additional digital options.


For visitors: Fri. to Sat. 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m     Sun. 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For exhibitors: Fri. to Sat. 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Sun. 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Textiles (Clothing and Home Textiles, Technical Textiles) (industry 80), Leisure, Hobby,DIY (industry 31)


Home Textiles, Tapestries, Yarns, Sewing Machines, Embroidery Machines, Knitting Machines, Notions, haberdashery, Amateur Handicraft Articles, Hobby Articles

Interval: annually



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