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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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Awesome Girl Scout Leader Resource: Retro Badges, Memorabilia & Unique Finds! Check out this shop!

said on February 26th, 2015 filed under: Devon's Workshops, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Sewing

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A few years ago I came across a really cool Ebay shop called Girl Scouting with Annelies  that sells very unique and rare Girl Scout treasures! I want all of our readers to be aware of all the cool Girl Scout artifacts, memorabilia and badges that they sell.  Annelies is a Girl Scout Historian with the best Ebay shop I have seen!  We have purchased several different retro badges to use in our workshops. Last summer during camp we offered a vintage...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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Visit Casa Cuna Orphange/Childrens Home In Aruba: & Girl Scout Service Project Idea!

said on January 14th, 2015 filed under: Girl Scout, Travel, Volunteer/Service Project

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Mrs. K (owner of Cupcakes and Lace) recently went on a trip with her 87 year old Grandmother to the southern Caribbean!   While she was there they visited a childrens home called Casa Cuna.  They purchased a few bags of childrens clothing from Little Lords and Ladies, packed it up in their suitcase and brought it over to the home in Aruba. Casa Cuna serves as a place for young children who may be in difficult family situations, abusive households, or those that...Continue Reading!

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DIY Girls Gemstone Bottlecap Bracelet: Girl Scout Jeweler Junior Badge Activity

said on January 10th, 2015 filed under: Crafting, DIY Girls Jewelry, Girl Scout

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Are you a Girl Scout troop working towards earning your Jeweler Junior Badge?  Or do you just love making super cool jewelry? Then this is the perfect craft for you!  With just a few supplies you can make these dazzling cut gemstone bracelets.  Hey, you could even turn these into necklaces with longer string!  Check out the directions below to make one for yourself.   What you will need: a few pieces of cut gemstones (or you can use craft jewels/gems).  We found a big...Continue Reading!

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Cupcakes and Lace Kids Crafting Contest: Win A Free Craft Kit or Patch Kit!

said on December 28th, 2014 filed under: 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Girl Scout, Patch Kits

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Hey crafty moms and Girl Scout leaders!  We have a fun contest going on right now for a chance to win a free 18'' Doll Party Crafting Kit or Patch Kit of your choice (both Cupcakes and Lace original kits!). Here is more info and rules of the contest: You must make do one of the crafts or activities from one of our blog posts!  (This can be from ANY blog post...doesn't matter how current the post is!) You must send us 1-3 photos...Continue Reading!

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Castle Princess Fun Patch-Girl Scout Badge & Patch Kit Ideas

said on December 15th, 2014 filed under: Birthday Parties, Crafting, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Patch Kits

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Our Castle Princess Fun Patch Kit is great for troop leaders wanting a fun and educational activity for their Girl Scout troop! Your girls will love this patch kit!  They will learn about castles, enjoy a medieval inspired snack, and craft a Princess Maiden hat! Each kit comes with all the instructions, and easy supply list (and one fun patch!) to earn this Castle Princess fun patch.   Additional patches can be purchased depending on how many you need for your troop or group....Continue Reading!

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Kids Sewing Studio & Arts/Crafts Studio In Chantilly, Virginia! Our New Location!

said on November 16th, 2014 filed under: Birthday Parties, Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Sewing, Sewing Workshops

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Cupcakes and Lace just moved over to our own sewing, crafting, and art studio for young girls in Chantilly, Virginia! We are pleased to announce our new location (located inside the Little Lords & Ladies Kids Consignment Shop building!) at 14231 Willard Road!             We recently hosted a grand opening open house event to celebrate the studio!  We had about 150 girls and Girl Scouts come for a fun afternoon of free crafts and a candy buffet.  Parents and Girl Scout leaders were...Continue Reading!

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DIY American Girl Doll/Teddy Bear Craft: Mini Winter Inspired Ice Cream Cone

said on November 10th, 2014 filed under: 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Birthday Parties, Crafting, Dolls, Girl Scout

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This American Girl 18'' Doll (or perfect size for your teddy bear or stuffed animals!) DIY craft is super easy and really cute! Check out the instructions below to make one for your own doll or favorite friend! C&L Winter Wonderland Ice Cream Cone Supplies: tacky glue (or any strong glue will work) mini ice cream cone shape (we bought ours in a bulk pack right here...but you can use or make an ice cream cone shape out of paper) 3-5 pom poms (we use...Continue Reading!

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