Category: events

easter egg place card holders…

Hi it’s Lauren. I just wanted to share a creative way to spice up your Easter dinner or brunch table… Using some felt, scrap fabrics, and ribbon or ric-rac, you can create an adorable personal touch for the guests that they can take with when they go. These little Easter egg place card holders are the […]

DIY baby shower…

Two weeks ago I was able to be a part of an incredible baby shower!! My friend Heather is due in May with her first baby and I was lucky enough to be asked to be in charge of some of the decorating and DIY stations of the event. I wanted to share some of the […]

we love cricut…

We are always excited to check out new tools and notions in the sewing and crafting world. Last week we were able to spend an evening at Haven’s Kitchen in NYC for the launch one of the newest craft tools available – Cricut Explore. Aside from being a truly beautiful and inspiring space in itself, Haven’s Kitchen […]

Pins & Needles Spring Break Camp & upcoming events!

It is hard to believe that with all of the snow we’ve been getting, it is actually almost SPRING!! In addition to the nice weather we are looking forward to, we also have tons of great things in store at Pins & Needles! First up, is our annual SPRING BREAK CAMP! Our mini sewing and crafting camp […]

another fashion mood board and illustration workshop…

Every few months we change the Mood Board in our shop and you wouldn’t believe the reactions that we receive! People just love and get inspired by the colors, fabrics and ideas that are brought to life. Mood Boards & Fashion Illustration are a huge part of the creative design process and one of our […]

hearts & crafts…

Valentine’s Day is just one of the many holidays that gets us incredibly excited to do what we do best here at Pins & Needles…sew & craft! This past weekend we hosted an afternoon of HEARTS & CRAFTS! …and of course hot chocolate & cupcakes!! In the workshop students were invited to create unique  handmade Valentine’s […]

happy holidays!

Time is flying by – Christmas is less than one week away!! I’m sure some of you are good little elves who do a little shopping and crafting all year long to avoid that last minute cram, but if you’re like me, you’re scrambling to get it all done in time. Thankfully I have Pins & Needles […]

Kids Holiday Crafting Workshop!

This years’s Kids Holiday Crafting Workshop was once again a big hit. As always our students get so CREATIVE! The group had a choice of making festive ornaments, cards, gift tags and even pom-poms to the mix which seems to be a big theme of the season at P&N. Many of the students made them […]

HAPPY THANKSGIVING from your friends at P&N

Every year at this time we are reminded of how important it is to be thankful and at Pins & Needles. We have so much to be thankful for…all our friends, students, clients and P&N family who support us and help us to continue to make Pins & Needles the inspiring, colorful and magical place […]

homecooked for the holidays…

Hi, it’s Lauren.  I’m back to share one of my favorite DIY projects to sew…Aprons! Aprons are the perfect accessory for the holidays! Some things go hand in hand: milk and cookies, peanut butter and jelly, “Pins & Needles”… and when I think of the holidays, I think of homecooking! The holidays are a great time to […]