Crafts & other fairs

I enjoy visiting Arts & Crafts fair but I don’t mind peeking at the others too. Good thing is 5 fairs are held at the same time in one place – at Messukeskus, Helsinki this April.

Lapsimessut (Child Fair), ModelExpo, OutletExpo, Kädentaito (Arts & Crafts Fair) or perhaps Eläinystäväni (My pet friends) – which one do you want to go to? I have a pair of tickets to give away, maybe you’ll win them! So, let’s look at the details.

What: 5 shows under one roof – Lapsimessut (Child Fair), ModelExpo, OutletExpo, Kädentaito (Arts & Crafts Fair) and Eläinystäväni (My pet friends)

Where: Helsinki Expo & Convention Centre (Messukeskus) in Helsinki

When: 21.4.2017 – 23.4.2017 (Opening hours & travel info)

Giveaway: 2 tickets for one winner

How to enter:

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  • Open to residents (over 18 years of age) of Finland
  • Ends midnight on Tuesday, 18.4.2017
  • Only entry tickets to the shows (messut) will be given. Transport & any accommodation are not our concern.
  • Entry ticket entitles to one-time admission to Lapsimessut (Child Fair), ModelExpo, OutletExpo, Kädentaito (Arts & Crafts Fair) and Eläinystäväni (My pet friends).
  • Each entry ticket is worth €18.
  • Winner will be contacted directly. Remember to leave a functioning email.
  • Winner should be willing to provide full name by email to
  • Crafty Spell reserves the right to make any changes at any time during the giveaway.

The entry tickets gives you access to all 5 shows. Note that Eläinystäväni (My pet friends) is open only on 22.4 & 23.4.


Okay, a few practical things –

  • If you cannot see the comment section below this post, please click on the heading to take you to the post page. When you scroll down, you will see the comment section.
  • Travelling to Helsinki for the fairs? Onnibus has a 20% off campaign just for you.
  • This time, we have electronic tickets. Your ticket will be emailed to you.

All the best & have fun!

Farewell 2016 & Welcome 2017

I hope your 2016 was good & you got a chance to relax and spend some quality time with your loved ones over the holidays. 2017 is almost here & I am so excited! I am hoping it will be I can make it into a better year than 2016.

I wish each one of you unconditional love, peace of mind, health & happiness. Believe in yourself & anything is possible ♥

Have a fabulous 2017!




new-years-eve-1789147_640P.S. Finland is celebrating 100 years of independence in 2017. The celebrations are already starting today on New Year’s Eve. If you are going to ring in the new year in Helsinki city centre, remember the fireworks this time will be at Töölönlahti instead of Senaatitori (Senate Square). For a handy map & info of the events, go here.

Thought for Tuesday


Thought for Tuesday