Mindfulness, wellbeing and enjoyment are three big words associated with crafting, so there’s no surprise that crafting is growing in popularity yearly. Whether it’s a young-professional trying to find a healthy work-life balance or a young mum looking for a healthy hobby to do with their little one, it’s a great activity that can fit into anyone’s lifestyle.
Pinterest have recently released their report on the biggest craft trends for 2018, which is based on the most searched craft trends on Pinterest. As the popularity of craft has grown, so has crafter’s skill sets and techniques, with more specialist crafts becoming popular.
The predicted craft trends for 2018 are:
This home décor trend is made through simple knot tying, creating projects like plant hangers and wall hangings. According to the Evening Standard, the search term has grown 275 percent on pinterest, with a vast variety of inspiring imagery available.
DIY Food Stations
DIY party decorations are on the rise too, with people looking to personalise their events to create a memorable party.
Pom poms have become more and more popular over the past couple of years, with its search term being up 444 percent on Pinterest, as featured on the evening standard.
What was once a celebrity trend has now hit the mainstream, with people looking to create their own boutique balloons using glitter and foliage.
Removable Wall Art
From wall hangings to removable wall stickers, this trend has been on the rise recently as trends come and go quickly. This easily-reversible home décor trend is set to stay for 2018.