Internationale Fachmesse für den Hobby-, Bastel- und Künstlerbedarf
26 – 29 January 2019 Frankfurt am Main Tickets & Registration

Creativeworld facts and figures

Creativeworld unites the most important DIY industry manufacturers from all over the world. Read the facts and figures on Creativeworld here and find out about the world's largest trade fair for hobby, crafts and artists’ requisites.

Creativeworld 2018 figures

In 2018, a total of 335 companies presented their new products, techniques and materials in Halls 4.1 and 4.2 of Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre while 9,266 visitors from 104 countries filled the fully booked-up exhibition halls with life.

Creativeworld 2018: Exhibitor numbers
Creativeworld 2018: Visitor numbers
Creativeworld 2018: Trade visitors per business sector
Creativeworld 2018: Area of responsibility of trade visitors

* Not including synergy visitors from the concurrent Paperworld, Christmasworld and Floradecora fairs

Creativeworld's product groups

The product diversity at Creativeworld is huge, ranging from every conceivable material and tool for painting, handicrafts, gluing, sewing, modelling, kneading clay, adorning, decorating to high-quality papers and paints, easels, brushes and graphic accessories

Hobby and handicrafts

Hobby and handicrafts
  • Handicraft materials and sets
  • Batik dyes
  • Precious stones
  • Felt
  • Glass paints
  • Hobby and craft books
  • Sequins and pearls
  • Porcelain paints
  • Scissors
  • Face paints
  • Wax crayons
  • Silk paints

Graphic artists' and artists' requisites

Graphic artists' and artists' requisites
  • Art and graphic articles
  • Drawing and street art articles
  • Other creative tools

Handiwork, textile design

Handiwork, textile design
  • Wool
  • Yarns
  • Embroidery fabrics
  • Knitting
  • Sewing
  • Crocheting

Decorative handicrafts

Decorative handicrafts
  • Ribbons
  • Edging
  • Decorative articles
  • Florists’ requisites
  • Gift wrapping materials
  • Mosaics
  • Floral foam and materials for wiring and taping
  • Polystyrene articles
  • Tools

Creativeworld target groups

Creativeworld: Creativeworld: Conversation of trade visitors and exhibitors

Every year Creativeworld attracts more than 8,650 trade visitors from all over the world to Frankfurt am Main.

The top purchasing decision-makers come from:

  • Retail trade
  • Chain store retail
  • Speciality markets
  • Department stores
  • Self-service / discount markets
  • Wholesale and foreign trade
  • Mail order business and e-commerce

They come from the sectors:

  • Home improvement, building and gardening trade
  • Toy trade
  • Food, health and beauty
  • Floristry, deco and gift shops
  • Industry and

Creativeworld also welcomes:

  • volume buyers from the service, health and education sectors
  • Multipliers such as

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