Sewing and Crafting Studio For Kids, Girl Scouts and Adults in Aldie, VA. Sewing Birthday Parties and Summer Camps for Girls. Craft and Sewing Kits For Kids

Girl Scout Category

VIDEOS: Kids Crafting Video Tutorials & Girl Scout Badge & SWAP Ideas

said on September 22nd, 2014 filed under: Crafting, Dolls, Girl Scout

Cupcakes and Lace

Cupcakes and Lace Video Center is a super fun page packed with some really neat kids crafting tutorials. If you have not already done so be sure to check out the page right here! Are you a Girl Scout or Girl Scout leader?  We show you a quick video on how to make pet rocks (great idea for earning Playing the Past Junior Badge) and also how to make a cute blueberry pie SWAP. Do you love American Girl Dolls?  We included videos...Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

Girl Scout Manners Event Ideas: Dolly & Me Tea Party Fun! Manners Brownie Badge/Friends Are Fun Brownie Badge Etc.

said on September 17th, 2014 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Recycled Crafting, Teddy Bear Crafting

Cupcakes and Lace

Here at Cupcakes and Lace in Northern Virginia we love hosting super fun crafting and badge workshops just for Girl Scouts! Each year we usually hold at least one Manners Tea Party workshop (in the past offering the retired Manners Brownie badge!). We have some fun ideas below on how to do a Manners/Etiquette/Tea Party themed event for your Daisy, Brownie or Junior troop.  Don't have a Girl Scout?  Use these ideas to create a fun birthday party tea party! Manners Brownie...Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

Cupcakes and Lace Craft/Sewing/Girl Scout Summer Camps in Northern Virginia: Thanks For A Great Summer!

said on August 26th, 2014 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Birthday Parties, Craft Fairs, Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Patch Kits, Sewing, Sewing Kits, Sewing Workshops, Summer Camp, Teddy Bear Crafting

Cupcakes and Lace

Cupcakes and Lace Summer Camps are officially over for summer 2014! We had such a great camp season and are sad that it is over!  We had Girl Scouts from GSCNC earning tons of badges throughout the summer such as:  Dinosaur, Cosmic Adventures, Jeweler, Art in the Home, Dairy Delights, Science Wizardry and more!  We sewed up some amazing dresses, skirts, tote bags, tank tops, wall organizers, and stuffed animals too.  We made miniature items for our American girl dolls and...Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

DIY Girls Rainbow Neon Jewelry: Girl Scout Junior Jeweler Badge Idea!

said on August 12th, 2014 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Summer Camp

Cupcakes and Lace

Working on your Junior Girl Scout Jeweler Badge?  Or just love making jewelry?  We have an awesome DIY Jewelry idea for you! In one of our recent summer camps in Northern Virginia we made these neat yarn necklaces.  Take a look below to make one for yourself. Supplies: Scissors Metal jewelry chain or you can just use yarn!  (You can find the metal chains at the craft store, Walmart or Joann Fabrics.) Yarn or bakers twine (about 2-3 feet) wooden jewelry ring or something round and...Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

Brownie Girl Scout Dinosaur Badge Craft: DIY Dino Fossils

said on August 5th, 2014 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Science Experiments/Potions, Summer Camp

Cupcakes and Lace

We recently had a Brownie Girl Scout Stone Age & Space Age Summer Camp here in Northern Virginia! The girls traveled back in the time of Dinosaurs then into the space age by playing games, making crafts and earning badges  Dinosaur and Cosmic Adventures. The Dinosaur badge is super fun and is still being offered as a 'council own badge' from Greater Chicago & Northwest Indiana council.  You can purchase them here.  From there you can also view the badge requirements. We have conducted this badge...Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

VIDEO-Teddy Bear Picnic Crafting Kit For Kids-Super Fun Birthday Party Idea

said on July 27th, 2014 filed under: Birthday Parties, Craft Kits, Crafting, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Teddy Bear Crafting

Cupcakes and Lace

Summer time is the perfect time for picnics, and crafting with the kiddos! We created a great crafting kit for kids- Teddy Bear Picnic Crafting Kit!  Spend some time on a picnic crafting adventure with your new GUND brand teddy bear.  Each kit comes with your very own carrying case/box that you can store your new miniatures in and take teddy on more adventures.  You will complete a mini campfire, sandwich, 2 mini drinks, brownie platter, eggs and bacon roasting on the...Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

DIY Smores Pops: Camping Activity or Fun Way to Beat the Summer Heat!

said on June 27th, 2014 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, Cooking & Edible Crafting, Cooking with the Kiddos, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Summer Camp

Cupcakes and Lace

The girls made these quick and easy smores pops in our recent American Girl Doll Camp Out Crafting Summer Camp! Check out the instructions below to make at your Girl Scout encampment, at home with the kiddos, or at a birthday party.   Supplies: Marshmallows Graham crackers Chocolate chips Lollipop sticks or sturdy paper straws Microwave safe bowl (or use oven for melting the chocolate chips) Big bowl for graham cracker crushing How to Make: Start by crushing up those graham crackers!  We gave the girls a big bowl and some potatoe...Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

How to Make Miniature Frozen Anna & Elsa Dolls! Easily Made Into A Girl Scout Frozen SWAP!

said on June 27th, 2014 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Dolls, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Summer Camp

Cupcakes and Lace

At one of our recent summer camps for Girl Scouts in Chantilly, Virginia we celebrating the Disney Frozen movie by crafting all things Frozen! The girls made sparkly Elsa ice castles, sewed an Olaf and Anna cape, and crafted these cute Anna and Elsa wood dolls.  Check out the tutorial below to make one for yourself! Supplies: wooden peg doll shapes  (we found a bag of these from Hobby Lobby in wood section) markers scissors googly eyes (or just draw the eyes) assorted yarn, fabric scraps, felt scraps, embellishments....anything...Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

Make A Girl Scout Blueberry Pie SWAP…Video Tutorial! Fun Girl Scout Encampment SWAP idea!

said on June 7th, 2014 filed under: Crafting, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops

Hey Girl Scouts and leaders!  We have a really fun craft idea for SWAP making! In this below video tutorial we show you how to make a mini blueberry pie SWAP! Not a Girl Scout?  No problem!  This craft is still just as fun and you can use the pie for your dolls or stuffed animals. Check it out below!   Cupcakes and Lace offers unique and original Sewing and Craft Kits, Patch Kits,  Sewing, Crafting, Doll Workshops, Badge Workshops for Girl Scouts and Birthday and Special Event Parties.Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment

Beautiful Butterfly Fun Patch Kit Workshop-Patch Programs for Girl Scouts

said on June 4th, 2014 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Patch Kits, Sewing, Sewing Workshops

Cupcakes and Lace

In one of our recent crafting workshops in Chantilly, Virginia we helped the girls earn our original Cupcakes and Lace Butterfly Patch Kit! This super fun and enthusiastic group of Daisy scouts had a great day!  We learned about the butterfly life cycle, made a butterfly craft and even enjoyed a very fun snack (the girls learned about how a butterfly eats through a straw like mouth) of butterfly juice. We even added an additional activity of hand sewing butterfly stuffed animals....Continue Reading!

said by Devon O'Neal Leave A Comment