Category: events

kids love to sew…p&n open house

Since opening the studio a year ago, our community of kids and teens continues to grow! We feel so lucky to be able to work with this emerging group of young sewers and creators!! We think we have the BEST JOB ever – – it’s so rewarding to witness how they style and approach their […]

getting creative with candy wrappers…

Now I am sure you will all agree that the candy is one of the best parts of Halloween – – we know it is for the team at P&N!! We have already started to build our candy collection and not only for all our tick-or-treaters but for the fun crafty projects we are working […]

back-to-school notebook cover diy…workshop at the Cooper Hewitt Museum

I can fondly remember that buying my school supplies was a really big deal – – I always loved getting a new notebook, new pens, a new pencil case – you name it. How about you? Now that I spend most of my days surrounded by the most creative community (lucky me) – – the […]

Taking a break for summer…

The team at Pins & Needles and of course Molly will be taking a little break from blogging to enjoy the 4th of July holiday and the fun of summer with our family and friends. We will be back posting on Tuesday, August 4th. We hope you have some fun plans as well! Please note our summer […]

may 2nd DIY & book party…

Pins & Needles is having a party and not any “party” a DIY & Book Party! On Saturday, May 2nd (please note that the date has changed from 4/18) come and help us celebrate the launch of Pins & Needles’ owner, Rachel Low’s first book – – Girl’s Guide to DIY Fashion! Stop by the […]

a little crafting fun for valentine’s day…

The P&N team has been busy getting ready for our annual Kids Hearts & Crafts Workshop!! We have created some new ways to say BE MY VALENTINE or I LOVE YOU! From hand-made Valentines made with bold and colorful papers, felt appliqués, stickers and more …. To adorable fortune cookies made of our favorite colored […]

book signing and DIY event…

The team at P&N are big fans of any books that are all about stitching and crafting so when we met Vera Vandenbosch and learned of her upcoming book – – “Scraps: Stylish Stash Fabric Crafts to Stitch” we immediately thought — book signing and DIY event in the new P&N Studio!! We are so […]

a holiday garland DIY

What better way to celebrate the holidays then with our P&N community! This past Saturday we had our first Holiday Crafting Open House in the new studio. Our guests made holiday cards, ornaments, wrapping paper, garlands and more. The shop and studio was not only filled with kids and adults crafting away, our hand-made holiday […]

p&n is having a party…

Mark your calendars…Pins & Needles is hosting an afternoon of stitching and crafting! On Saturday, December 6th, the P&N team invites you to celebrate the new studio and spread some HOLIDAY CHEER! Join us anytime between 2pm – 5pm to make handmade ornaments, cards, wrapping paper and more! There will be sweet treats and lots […]

bats, ghosts and monsters…oh my!

It’s been spooky here at Pins & Needles! Halloween is almost here and we’ve been decorating up a storm. You’ve seen the spider webs, spooky silhouettes and sugar skulls…now we have these adorable finger puppets. Clarence the Bat and Haunter the Ghost. Boooooo!! This Saturday, October 25th, join us to create your own Halloween companion […]