Hobbies and crafts

Top tips and advice

Why buy at Argos?

Whatever hobby it is you love, from photography to gardening or oil painting, a change of season can fill you with new energy and ideas. We’ve got a great selection of arts and crafts supplies to get you kitted out for the months ahead. Or perhaps your eye has been turned and you’re ready for something new? Check out our hobby ideas section for advice and inspiration from everything from vlogging, to fishing or baking, the options are endless.

If you’ve always wanted to be a fashion designer, why not sew and create your own individual look? We stock leading sewing machine brands ideal for everything from fashion to patchwork, including Singer sewing machines. Start sketching out your ideas with one of our art sets or making notes with a stylish Parker pen.

If you’re passionate about detail, then why not take a look at our collection of Airfix models you will be able to make accurate versions of famous planes, race cars, or create your own diorama of a famous scene. Or if you prefer to get outside, and enjoy the natural world around you, then try it with a pair of binoculars and get closer to nature, or a telescope to explore the stars.