Uniting the crafts industries in North America

3 full days

Open to all making a living through crafts

h+h americas –
A premier trade show for today’s business environment

The place where creativity meets business.

Welcome to h+h americas – the platform for the North American Handicraft Industry and sister event of the German h+h cologne, the world’s leading trade fair for the handicrafts industry.

h+h americas is a B2B trade show with an extended digital market place accessible before and after our event. Open to everyone who makes a living in crafts,  h+h americas serves a community without membership requirements. Our show dates in June are carefully timed to serve buyers with seasonal offers to the entire handicraft industry. The first time event in 2022 combined 2,000 attendees with 200 exhibitors who displayed a wide range of products from yarn, fabric, art, craft materials to toys and pastimes. The product range also includes material and tools for painting, handicrafts, gluing, sewing, modeling, kneading Clay adorning, and decorating to high-quality papers and paints, easel brushes as well as graphic accessories.

For the first time the h+h americas  in 2023 will include hobby, craft and artists’ supplies extending the event to the entire, creative community.

Become part of it by exhibiting, taking classes, sourcing or lecturing at our event program. 

The time to plan for 2023 is now so make your plans for June 21-23, 2023, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention & Conference Center in Rosemont. We look forward to seeing you there!

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…Opening March 2023 | Show REGISTRATION

…Influencers / Media Representatives

Health & Safety Plan

Apply as exhibitor for 2023 h+h americas

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2022 Events h+h americas

Review the creative workshops, hands-on demos, and business education classes from this past years show.

2022 Events  Program Overview

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2023 Exhibiting Product Catagories

h+h americas Health Plan

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Put down your screen and meet in person.

Opening March 2023

2022 By The Numbers!

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h+h cologne

Expand your market opportunities and join us in Cologne in 2023!

Join the h+h cologne show, the leading event for the global Handicraft Industry.

Learn more about this event in Cologne, Germany, from March 30th to April 2nd, 2023!

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