On November 23rd BHcrafts presented the collection for spring/summer 2011. The event was organized in the premises of Bosniak Institute - Foundation Adil Zulfikarpasic with over 100 friends of this organization in the audience. To check on the new collection and feel the atmosphere, please click here.
BHcrafts is implementing project " Needlecraft as the source of income/promoter of cultural heritage" funded by The MDG-F Programme Culture for Development. From now on the news related to this project will be announced here.
One of the most famous jewelry shops in Florence, Italy had BHcrafts soft toys and Christmas stockings as the Christmas decoration in both their shops, Ponte Vecchio and 5 Seasons hotel. For more informationclick here
Italian footwear factoryNR Rapisardipresented the collection for spring/summer 2010 at the Milan fair in September. All crocheted parts of the collection were made byBHcrafts. For more informationclick here
IN-FLIGHT MAGAZINE BH published by BH Airlines printed an article about BHcrafts. For more informationclick here.
December 5th, 2007– UHD Bosanske rukotvorine (BHcrafts) and Children’s home-orphanage “Duga” Kulen Vakuf are organizing charity auction / fashion show which will take place on Wednesday, December 5th, 2007. in the premises of the Bosniak Institute, address: Mula Mustafe Bašeskije 21, Sarajevo. The auctioneers will be Mr. Raffi Gregorian, Principal Deputy of the High Representative, Mr. Edin Arslanagić director of Bosnalijek and Mr. Tie Sosnowski, director of Triland Development. more information...
From 4-6 July, 2007two members of BHcrafts team will visit the yarn fair, Pitti Filati in Florence, in search of new ideas and new yarn suppliers. The trip is supported by our sister organization from Washington D.C., Bosnian Handicrafts Inc
June 5th, 2007- Our artisan network is busier than ever. Throws, stockings, socks, kids' collections are being hand made for export markets including the United States of America, France, Japan and more. We are proud that our "shopping with purpose" model has been recognized by many and that the quality of the knitwork as well as design has earned us a place in the Sundance christmas catalogue for 5th consecutive year, National Geographic catalogue for 3rd consecutive year, but also in GAIAM catalogue for the first time.
February 9th to 13th, 2007- BHcrafts participated at Ambiente trade fair with financial assistance from its sister agency Bosnian Handicrafts from Washington DC. To check out the photos from the booth and some featured items pleaseclick here.
February 5th, 2007- Reuters journalist Nedim Dervišbegović wrote a fascinating story about our work. To read it, pleaseclick here.
November 30th, 2006- UHD Bosanske rukotvorine (BHcrafts) and Children’s home-orphanage “Duga” Kulen Vakuf are organizing charity auction / fashion show which will take place on Thursday, November 30th, 2006. in the premises of the Bosniak Institute, address: Mula Mustafe Bašeskije 21,Sarajevo.
The auctioneers will be Ambassador Lawrence Butler, Principal Deputy of the High Representative, OHR and Mr. Dirk Reinermann, the World Bank director for BiH who promised to create wonderful atmosphere in Sotheby’s style. more information...
August 6 to 9th– presentation of home décor collection at Crafts fair in Washington DC August 13th – 16th- presentation of the children collection Spring / Summer 2007 at the Ornaris fair, Bern, Switzerland * August 25 – 29- presentation of the children collection Spring / Summer 2007 at the Tendence Lifestyle, Frankfurt, Germany *
June1st– BHcrafts' Fashion show/Auction, at Bosniak Institute at 8 p.m. 25th and 26th of June - presentation of the children collection Spring / Summer 2007 at the Kids Fashion mode Enfantine Bruxells * June 21st- “Capacity building training” for 3 SME-s from NE Bosnia and Herzegovina with focus on project self sustainability June 25 & 26th– presented children’s collection Spring/Summer 2007 at Kids Fashion – Mode Enfantine Fair in Brussels
April 4th– Meeting of the BHcrafts Board of directors April 4th– Hungarian Ambassador supports the June's auction by offering to host a dinner April 5th– Brochure featuring traditional patterns developed * April 10th– Radio Stari Grad becomes the media sponsor of the June's humanitarian fashion show / auction April 11th– Children's Winter collection 2006/2007 presented on XVI Grawe BH Fashion Week Sarajevo * April 21st– Embassy of Pakistan supports the June's auction by donating dinner for 4 and a piece of Pakistani handicraft April 24th- Raiffaisen bank becomes the Golden customer for our June's campaign
March 6th- Craft training programs began in the following in Modrica * March 7th– Craft training programs began in Milici and Bijeljina * March 22nd– TV OBN becomes the media sponsor of the June's humanitarian fashion show / auction Starting from March 23rd– permanent six months display of BHcrafts products at BiH embassy in London * March 23rd– Bugs and Fairies becomes our sales representative in UK March 27 - 28th– presentation of BHcrafts at British Council’ regional conference held in Jajce
February 1st– Brochure featuring Children's winter collection 2006 / 2007 developed * February 2-5 th– Children's Winter collection 2006/2007 presented at the Kids Fashion Mode mode Enfantine fair in Paris * February 3rd- Alexandria textiles becomes importer/distributor of our products in USA February 6th– opened competition for development of traditional BiH souvenirs at Art High School in Sarajevo * February 2006a line of souvenirs was developed * February 16 – 17th– Course for craft training instructors * February 16th – Meeting of production co-ordinators *
January 12 – 13th– Professors from University of Sarajevo, School of Economics and Business, holds marketing seminar for BHcrafts' employees * January 18th– order for 500 small kilims delivered to Bosnalijek for their 55th anniversary