The gift of handmade

Parties

ina’s nineteenth

We celebrated our very own Ina’s birthday last weekend! It was carnival/fair themed and we had a lot of fun preparing for it. The hand-painted sign greeting guests: We bought striped straws and a lot of soda in mini bottles: When you win tickets at […]

woodland magic pt. 2

Here are some more photos from Emman’s night, this time from the talented eye of my friends Lois and Seed, who are part of Amarise. Check out their page here, and hire them! Handpainted signs at the food table: A little banner for the top […]

woodland magic

We helped make pretty things for our friend Emman’s debut. Moss: Her mixtape party favors: I painted some wish cards to go into her guestbook: We painted a few signs, too: There were dozens of lanterns and it was so pretty: We  put together the […]

craft club// october

Here’s another session of Craft Club with Gabie and the girls! This time we made fringe bags, foam necklaces, and had cheese heart-shaped sandwiches with rabbit cookies and milk. More photos after the jump!

tea party

Last Sunday we  had some girl craft time and tea with Joanna, Natalia, Hannah and Jam! Pom-pom’d ensaymadas: Ina made some Oreo and cream cheese truffles: I bought some flowers (best decision ever): We painted wooden bangles and also made some friendship bracelets and some […]

isabella at 7

We sang Happy Birthday and colored in some placemats which we laminated (and I forgot to get photos of). We also decorated some crowns and had orange juice and cookies.

Post ID: 2378

We held our first official craft club with Gabie and her friends last weekend. They had their own bags and passports (to be stamped at every session): Kits all ready to go: Our craft club sessions always include a session on manners and etiquette: Eloise […]

let them eat cake

Anielle turned 1 last weekend, and we helped her celebrate by making some pretty decor for her party. Ina and Sam modeling some hats for the photo booth: The most darling paper shoes on every table: We made labels for some pastries (the macarons are […]

enzo at one!

Our littlest cousin celebrated his birthday last Sunday, so we all got together and had a party. We had cake: And I sewed faux bowties for everybody: Everyone got dressed up: We had tiny stacks of pancakes with whipped cream and fruit: And mustache cookies: […]

sock dogs

Craft club twice this week = twice the fun. We sewed socks into dogs: Wove our own friendship bracelets: Here’s Ina preparing snacks: And we threw ourselves into our work once more: Ta-da.