The gift of handmade

Month: June 2011

to the dads

Just wanted to share some photos of some giveaways we made for Father’s Day! We found this awesome vanilla cream soda in the cutest bottles, and then we sewed some (faux) ties for them. Look at them, all dapper and stuff. Ina made the tags. […]

craft party pt.3// sewn with love

Remember the backdrop we used for our photo wall? It’s actually a very special quilt, made for my mom by my grandmother. Love for creating things runs in our family, as you can see. Here’s my grandmother talking about sewing with some of the party […]

craft party pt. 2// the sock animals

All the sock animals we made are going to the children at reading programs, and the books we collected will go to their libraries.
This is the Visions of Hope school in Malungon, Sarangani Province:

And the Rose of Sharon school in Puypuy, Laguna:

So the party attendees chose their kids’ names:

And started creating:

Aren’t they great?


The Etsy Craft Party Manila was a success! Choosing the names of the kids to make sock dolls for. Kids are from Visions of Hope Christian Academy in Sarangani Province, and Rose of Sharon School in Puypuy, Laguna. Sewing: The nametags from the Etsy Craft […]

one more sleep

And it’ll be craft party time! It’s not too late to join, and bring a few (or a lot) of your friends with you! I’ve been a very busy bee today. I made a gazillion party favors. Okay, Ina told me it wasn’t a gazillion. […]

craft party!

The venue is now:

Kensington Place, 1st Ave. cor. 29th Street, (Burgos Circle), Bonifacio Global City

Getting there via public transport:

The Fort Bus terminal is in SM Makati, Ayala MRT Station. Buses leave every 30 minutes for Bonifacio Global City. Here’s the route link:

Getting there via car:

Download Google Map here: download

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf will be serving us coffee and cookies, and we will have prizes and handmade lootbags by Pink Teacup. I’ll also be raffling off a papercut! Yay!

Hope to see you there!

Confirm on the meetup link here or email me instead at [email protected]

Lots of love!