• The Future of h+h americas

    The inaugural h+h americas launched with great success last month. Thousands of attendees and exhibitors gathered in person for three days in Rosemont and then online for the entire week following the close of the convention for our Digital Aftershow. They forged new connections, discovered novel and innovative products and tools, and expanded the [...]

  • The Future of Fabric

    The first h+h americas provided a feast for the senses. Attendees found gorgeous fabrics, fibers and tools around every corner. North America has never before had an opportunity to gather hundreds of international brands under one roof, and we’re still feeling the repercussions of the melting pot of crafts h+h americas created. We think we’ll [...]

  • Highlights from the Digital Aftershow

    The fun didn’t stop at h+h americas after the in-person event ended. From June 27-July 1, h+h connect hosted a slate of sessions and free classes as part of our Digital Aftershow. h+h connect provided extended accessibility for attendees and exhibitors at h+h americas. In the week after the show wrapped, participants used the [...]

  • Highlights from the first h+h americas!

    The first h+h americas was a rousing success!  The Donald E. Stephens Convention and Conference Center hosted 195 exhibitors, more than 2,000 attendees, and more than 35 sessions and classes geared towards the soft crafts industry. Representatives from North America, Europe, Australia and elsewhere showcased their wares and services at h+h americas and the [...]

  • Key Features of the Digital Platform

    Key Features of h+h connect h+h connect is the digital platform experience for h+h americas. h+h connect provides a totally virtual space for exhibitors and attendees to connect online and experience the show. While we encourage and greatly anticipate seeing our craft business partners and friends in person, h+h connect ensures greater accessibility [...]

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  • Choosing How to Attend: In Person or Virtual?

    Choosing How to Attend h+h americas: Live or Virtual? We’re in the home stretch now! h+h americas launches in less than a month. Several of our discounted hotels have sold out, and flights are filling up. If you haven’t made your travel plans yet, be sure to do so before May 31 to [...]

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  • Sneak Peek of Sessions + Our New Events Page!

    Sneak Peek of Sessions + Our New Events Page The premiere of h+h americas swiftly approaches. There’s still time to secure registration if you haven’t done so yet, but don’t wait on booking your flight and hotel. Our special rates expire in less than a week on May 31! Today, we’re offering a [...]

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  • A Look Back at h+h cologne

    A Look Back at h+h cologne We are so excited for the first h+h americas to launch on June 22, 2022. We’re filling the convention floor with new exhibitors and scheduling fascinating and informative lectures and classes for the conference schedule every day. But if you haven’t had the opportunity to attend an [...]

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  • h+h americas’ Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Initiatives

    H+h americas values the soft crafts community and is committed to working towards positive growth, especially in regards to our diversity, equity, & inclusion initiatives. With that as our driving force, we recognize that a large and diverse group of people comprises the crafting community. Crafting is a rich and creative enterprise because its patrons [...]

  • Knit the Rainbow at h+h americas

    We are thrilled to announce that Knit the Rainbow will be at h+h americas in June! June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month, so it’s both timely and very important to us to acknowledge the contributions, struggles, and accomplishments of the LGBTQ+ members of the crafting community at h+h americas. What is Knit the Rainbow? Founder Austin [...]