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Girl Scout Jeweler Junior Badge Crafting Ideas

said on April 16th, 2015 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, DIY Girls Jewelry, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Nature Crafting

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This spring we have been hosting several Jeweler Junior Badge workshops here in Chantilly, Virginia! We wanted to give those of you who are not local (locals can benefit too!) the chance to use some of our ideas at your own Girl Scout meeting or Jeweler crafting time.  See the ideas below to work towards your Jeweler badge. Animal Figurine Jewelry Stand/Hanger!  We recently put a spin on one of our older posts...You can check out that post HERE to make one...Continue Reading!

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Girl Scout Home Scientist Brownie Badge Experiment: Harry Potter Dragon Boogers Green Slime

said on March 26th, 2015 filed under: Cooking & Edible Crafting, Crafting, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Science Experiments/Potions

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If you are a Girl Scout Brownie troop working towards your Home Scientist badge we have the perfect activity for you! This is also great for Daises and Juniors too! Hey! Are you planning a Harry Potter themed birthday party?  (By the way if you are planning a Harry Potter party be sure to check out our Golden Snitch Craft and our easy ButterBeer recipe!) We came across a great YouTube video by The King of Random he calls Green Slime!   We...Continue Reading!

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Cupcakes and Lace Video Center: Blueberry Pie SWAP, Pet Rocks, and AG Doll Crafts,

said on March 24th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout

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Hey!  If you have not yet checked out our Cupcakes and Lace video center it is a great resource for Girl Scout leaders and moms! We have a video showing you how to make Pet Rocks to work towards your Playing the Past Junior Badge and also how to craft a mini blueberry pie SWAP. For all the little girls that love to craft miniature items for their doll or teddy bear we have a few tutorials that show you how to...Continue Reading!

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DIY American Girl 18” Doll Easter Basket & Mini Eggs Craft

said on March 18th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Dolls

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Easter is just around the corner and we have a super fun American Girl doll sized craft for you to make! We purchased these cute little Easter baskets from Oriental Trading in a big pack of 12 for $4.50.  They come in several fun colors and are perfect 18'' doll size or you can use them for your Build A Bear Teddy!  Check out the directions below to make the Easter eggs for your doll or teddy. C&L Mini Easter Eggs Supplies: Crayola...Continue Reading!

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DIY Mini Craft: Carrots For Mini Easter Bunny Stuffed Animal or Doll

said on March 11th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Dolls, Teddy Bear Crafting

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What do Easter Bunnies enjoy eating?  Yes, carrots!  We have a mini pretend carrot craft here for you to make for a mini bunny stuffed animal or even for your American Girl Doll or Teddy bear.  It only take 4 supplies! Mini Carrots Supplies: Crayola Model Magic Orange marker Green pipe cleaner scissors How to Make: Start by rolling a small amount of model magic into a ball then a flat pancake. Color your clay with an orange marker like the picture shown. Roll it back into a ball...Continue Reading!

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How To Make Mini Chairs For Your Mini Stuffed Animals/Dolls

said on March 5th, 2015 filed under: Crafting, Dolls, Teddy Bear Crafting

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We love crafting miniature items here at Cupcakes and Lace!  Here is a fun springtime themed kids craft that you can make for your mini Easter bunnies, stuffed animals or dolls! We chose to make these little stools for adorable Easter bunny stuffed animals we found at Oriental Trading!  They also have several other varieties of bunnies. All you need is a few supplies and a great imagination to make this fun craft. Supplies: Plastic Easter Egg with removable top/bottom (3 pack from Dollar Tree) Hot...Continue Reading!

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DIY St. Patty’s Day Inspired American Girl Doll Treat Table Craft

said on February 25th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Dolls

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Every year in March at one of our 18'' Doll Accessory Classes we hold a St. Patrick's Day themed crafting class! The girls make tons of mini pots of gold, pretend drinks, green ice cream sundaes (check out the DIY tutorial to make some of your own), shamrock themed items and more! The doll table is easy to make!  We get the detergent (Tide brand etc.) boxes free from Costco or BJ's!  You can really use any sturdy box that is doll...Continue Reading!

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DIY Mini Pretend St. Patrick’s Day Ice Cream Sundae: AG Doll or Build A Bear Size!

said on February 24th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Dolls, Teddy Bear Crafting

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We have a fun mini craft project for you to make for your American Girl Doll, Build A Bear or any stuffed animal! This little green craft only take a few supplies and is perfect for St. Patrick's Day coming up!  Check out the tutorial below to make one. Supplies: Mini cup (these are communion cups and you can purchase them at a Catholic shop or on Amazon) pom poms (we used a few green sparkly pom poms and some regular pom poms) tacky glue one...Continue Reading!

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DIY Teddy Bear Craft: How to Make A Mini Fleece Teddy Bear/Doll Hat

said on February 21st, 2015 filed under: Birthday Parties, Crafting, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Sewing, Teddy Bear Crafting

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In a recent crafting workshops here in Chantilly, Virginia we showed one super fun Girl Scout Brownie troop how to make mini hats and scarves for adorable mini teddy bears! You can purchase these mini teddy bears or any similar small plush teddy bears, easter bunnies, St. Patricks Day bunnies (basically tons of different kinds of little plush friends!) from Oriental Trading. This makes a great birthday party idea because it is inexpensive, fun and pretty easy for you to prepare!  See...Continue Reading!

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Teddy Bear Picnic Crafting Kit: Fun Birthday Party Craft Idea or Gift

said on February 11th, 2015 filed under: Craft Kits, Crafting, Teddy Bear Crafting

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Are you planning your daughters birthday party and need a unique crafting idea? Our teddy bear picnic crafting kit would be so much fun for your next party! You and your teddy bear will craft a picnic basket full of flowers, frying pan with yummy bacon and eggs, 2 drinks (lemonade and orange drink), plate of brownies, sandwich platter with carrot sticks, and campfire!   You also receive wildflower sticks for your box as well as a picnic blanket. Each kit comes with...Continue Reading!

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