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DIY AG Doll Craft: Disney Little Mermaid Ariel Shell Bikini Top Outfit Part 2

said on August 12th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Dolls, Summer Camp

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Lets make part two of the American Girl Doll Disney Ariel Little Mermaid inspired outfit! You will need: two sea shells (you can get them at the beach or buy them from Dollar Tree or craft store) purple paint (we used one shimmery purple on top of the solid purple) paintbrush hot glue gun (with adult help) one pipe cleaner TO MAKE THE FIN CLICK HERE         How to Make: Start by painting your two shells with the purple paint.  Wait for it to dry. Next cut a 1.5 inch piece off...Continue Reading!

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DIY AG Doll Craft: Disney Little Mermaid Ariel Fin American Girl Doll Outfit Part 1

said on August 6th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Dolls, Sewing, Sewing Workshops, Summer Camp

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Everyone loves Disney...especially Little Mermaid!  Such a classic!  Learn how to make this adorable Ariel inspired outfit for your American Girl Doll! At one of our recent American Girl Doll camps in Chantilly, VA we had a fun week celebrating all things Disney...for our 18'' dolls. Check out the tutorial below to learn how to make the Ariel fin tail.  Note that you can sew this OR with adult help hot glue.       What you will need: about a quarter yard of green  fabric-we found...Continue Reading!

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Felt Foodies Hot Dog & French Fries Kids Hand Sewing Project Idea

said on August 1st, 2015 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Sewing, Sewing Workshops, Summer Camp

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In one of our recent sewing camps for kids in Chantilly, Virginia we taught the girls to sew some cute food stuffed animals! Want to make a pretend and delicious hot dog meal?  See below for some sewing inspiration! If you know how to hand sew or have someone who can teach you this is a great project!  After you hand sew the hot dog you can use hot glue (with adult help) to make the bun, ketchup, mustard and fries!  Add...Continue Reading!

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We are moving! Kids Sewing Studio in Historic Aldie, Virginia! Crafting, Sewing, Girl Scout Classes, Camps & Birthday Parties Northern Virginia

said on July 30th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, Birthday Parties, Crafting, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Sewing, Summer Camp

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Hey everyone!  Cupcakes and Lace is moving our studio to historic Aldie Virginia in September!  We are super excited about our new location in such a cute little town. Located right near the Aldie Mill we will be in an beautiful Victorian house with a wrap around porch.  This will give us endless possibilities for fun outdoor crafts and lunch time on the porch. All you local Northern Virginia parents of young girls come join us on September 27th anytime from 1pm-4pm...Continue Reading!

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Rainbow Pancake Kids Cooking Recipe: Simple Meals Junior Girl Scout Badge Idea

said on June 27th, 2015 filed under: Cooking & Edible Crafting, Cooking with the Kiddos, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Summer Camp

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We recently cooked rainbow pancakes in one of our summer camps here in Chantilly, Virginia! What fun!  This is a fun twist to traditional pancakes.  This is also a great activity to use when working towards your Junior Girl Scout Simple Meals badge.   Ingredients: box of pancake mix food coloring (we love the Wilton gel food coloring!  Can get at WalMart, JoAnn Fabrics, or craft store) tons of bowls spoons griddle or frying pan on stove spatula tons of plates measuring cups How to Make: Mix the pancakes in a big bowl...Continue Reading!

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Follow Us For Free Kids Crafting, Sewing & Girl Scout Badge Ideas!

said on June 15th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Birthday Parties, Crafting, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Patch Kits, Sewing, Sewing Kits, Summer Camp

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Hey Everyone!  If you don't already follow us on all of our social medial outlets then you are missing out! We have tons of free kids crafting projects, sewing inspiration, Girl Scout projects, pictures and tutorials on all of our pages.  For locals we put up cute photos of your girls having a blast in classes and camps. Our Pinterest page is a great resource for all things kids!  We have tons of boards and pins to get your creative juices flowing. Check...Continue Reading!

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Simple Meals Junior Girl Scout Badge Cooking Idea: Easy Egg Cups! Kids Cooking Idea!

said on June 11th, 2015 filed under: Cooking & Edible Crafting, Cooking with the Kiddos, Summer Camp

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In one of our recent Girl Scout badge summer camps here in Chantilly, Virginia we helped the Junior girls earn their Simple Meals Badge. They really enjoyed these easy egg cups so we wanted to share with you!  See below to make them with your troop for the Simple Meals badge or with your kids at home this summer.           Cupcakes and Lace Easy Egg Cups Supplies: Eggs of course! cupcake pan cooking spray veggies (we used peppers and onions) shredded cheese salt and pepper forks small bowls or cups to...Continue Reading!

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Brownie Girl Scout Bugs Badge Ideas: Kids Cooking & Crafting Bugs Projects

said on June 5th, 2015 filed under: Cooking & Edible Crafting, Cooking with the Kiddos, Crafting, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Sewing, Sewing Workshops, Summer Camp

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Summer is a great time for kids to explore some of the creepy crawlers in the ground and in the air!  We have a few fun craft and cooking idea for your Girl Scout Brownie troop to work towards your Bugs Badge.  You don't have to be a Girl Scout to enjoy these activities.  And hey if you have a little boy he may love these projects too! Read below to get some ideas and inspiration to work towards the Bugs Badge....Continue Reading!

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Sewing, Crafting & Cooking Summer Camps For Girls In Chantilly, Virginia!

said on April 23rd, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Cooking with the Kiddos, Crafting, Dolls, Girl Scout, Sewing, Sewing Workshops, Summer Camp

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For all you local Northern Virginia readers our Summer Camps for girls in Chantilly, Virginia are up on the website! We have tons of amazing camps lined up this year.  If you are a Girl Scout come earn some badges like in our Junior Simple Meals Badge (cooking alert!), or our Brownie Stuffed Animal Sewing Camp (earn 2 badges!). If you enjoy making miniature items or love American Girl Dolls these are the camps for you!  We have many different 18'' Doll Crafting...Continue Reading!

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American Girl Doll Closet: 18″ Doll Craft-Make This From A Cardboard Box!

said on September 5th, 2014 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Recycled Crafting, Summer Camp, Teddy Bear Crafting

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Do you need a new closet to store all your American Girl Doll clothes and accessories? If you love to craft and recycle this is a great project to make for your 18'' doll or Build A Bear teddy! We recently crafted this in one of our crafting summer camps here in Chantilly, Virginia. All you need is a tall cardboard box (anything 18'' tall or higher) for the closet a few other supplies. You will need: tall cardboard box (we used boxes left over...Continue Reading!

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