Category: kids/teens

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 […]

making matzah covers….

Last Sunday the Pins & Needles team worked with a very special group of young girls on a Passover Mitzvah project. They all made Matzah covers that are being brought to Israel to be given to underprivileged families to help celebrate the upcoming Passover Holiday. Not only did the girls come together and spend time […]

Lauren’s d.i.y. bunny bags…

Happy April! It’s Lauren and I’m back with my monthly D.I.Y. Easter is coming up so I wanted to share a these adorable bunny candy bags I made which can double as a holiday decoration! They also would be the perfect addition to an Easter basket! I chose to use two of my favorite shades […]

spring break camp…

Camp may be an official summer activity, but at Pins & Needles we think we can have camp anytime a year! Our most recent camp was for students enjoying time off from school for their Spring Vacation and WOW did we have fun and do lots of sewing and crafting! There were two week long […]

a look back…

Happy Spring! Many of you may be on Spring Break!! We are having a blast here at Pins & Needles as we have started the season with our week long Spring Break camps!  Spring is such a beautiful time of the year and we couldn’t be more excited for it to get here! There are tons of […]

lauren’s diy cloud wall hanging…

Hi, Lauren here, I am back with my monthly D.I.Y. for March. Lately everywhere I look there are clouds, and I’m not just talking about the sky! Clouds, rainbows, and unicorns are three big trends that the P&N team is loving. And we are not the only ones, Robert Kaufman and Riley Blake also agree with […]

Spring 2014 Class Registration Open…

With only two weeks left of our Kids Winter Sewing & Crafting term we are gearing up for the exciting Spring Semester. As we continue to “craft” all the new projects we will unveil soon, we are pleased to invite students to join us! Registration is now open for Pins & Needles Sewing & Crafting Classes […]

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 […]

turnip darling…

Hi it’s Lauren. I wanted to share my first experience needle felting with you!! One of the best parts about working at Pins & Needles is that you can test out and essentially learn new crafts all of the time! Since working here I’ve added embroidery and jewelry making to my list of crafting skills. Next on my creative […]

in your stylish craft kit: Deborah Fisher

Hi – it’s Lauren and I am back with my monthly book review. This month I had an added bonus, I got to meet the author of the book I chose, Deborah Fisher! Her book is called Sew Fun. We had such a nice visit and took one look at the book and quickly asked Deborah […]