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happy halloween…

We hope that you had the chance to get creative this Halloween – – we did and so did many of our clients and students! From making their own costumes…to decorating for their “Spooky Bash” to customizing their very own Trick-or-Treat bag this Halloween was not without some stitching and crafting! Since we know one […]

looking for last minute costume ideas…

Halloween is less than a week away…are you still deciding on your costume? Need some inspiration? Here are a few quick and simple costume ideas to make…   These onsie costumes take no-time to make. All you need is a blank onsie, some felt, basic sewing supplies and stencils. The ideas are endless – we […]

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 […]

monster madness…

Ever since I saw the little monster bag charms that Fendi introduced as a Holiday Capsule Collection I have been wanting to make my very own. They are calling these little furry characters “Buggies“. They look more like monsters than bugs to me, but they are such a fun way to add “style” to any […]

are you ready for halloween…

Are you ready for HALLOWEEN…have you started decorating, making your costume, getting creative with all the fun halloween inspired crafts you can do? Here is a peak at some of the¬†Halloween stitching and crafting the team mat P&N has been busy with… Sugar Skull Garlands cover the ceiling in the boutique – – learn to […]

colleen’s sugar skull d.i.y…

There has been a lot NEW at P&N…a new studio, new classes, new fabric and new additions to the team! Today we wanted to introduce our new Boutique Manager…Colleen DeGregory. Not only has she quickly become a “STAR” manager she is incredibly creative and passionate about stitching and modern crafts which makes her a perfect […]

candy wrapper trick-or-treat bag d.i.y…

We are officially getting in the Halloween spirit at P&N…decorations are going up, our candy jar is filled with our favorite sweets and we have sewn up a new “Trick-or-Treat Bag” covered in candy wrappers. What’s more fun than a bag to carry all the “treats” you will be collecting on Halloween than one covered […]

the good witch and bad witch…

Not only does October remind us that Fall is officially here…it means that Halloween is around the corner. Halloween is a favorite holiday at P&N…well we love all the holidays especially since it is always the¬†perfect opportunity to be creative with everything from decor to gifts to costumes and more. Last Halloween one of the […]

the new p&n studio…

It has been an exciting few weeks for the team at Pins & Needles. We have been busy getting the NEW studio space all ready to open just in time to kick off our Fall 2014 Classes! The response has been so amazing and we are so incredibly grateful to all of our clients and […]

cupcake pin cushion d.i.y

We kicked our first week of classes off with our signature Cupcake Pin Cushion…it was a big hit! All the students will have their own personalized pin cushion to use all semester. Here is how to make your own…as all sewers know, a pin cushion is an essential sewing tool to have in your kit […]