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Mini Mad Hatter Tea Party Hat: Alice In Wonderland Tea Party Craft Idea

A very merry unbirthday to you! This mad hatter miniature version is such a cute idea for an Alice and Wonderland themed birthday or tea party! You can make this craft for your American Girl Doll, Build A Bear Teddy, or yourself! Supplies: one small top hat (we bought these for about $1.50 from JoAnn […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

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Girl Scout Nations Capital Annual 2015 Meeting & First Ever STEaM Maker Day! & DIY Pet Rocks Craft!

A few days ago Cupcakes and Lace participated for the second time at the Girl Scouts of the Nations Capital Annual Meeting and Maker Day for 2015! Cupcakes and Lace is an official program partner with GSCNC.  We had a fun time meeting tons of leaders and  moms during the morning event.  We had a […]

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Handmade American Girl 18” Doll Clothes! Made By Grandma! Gym Uniforms, Cheer Costumes & More!

As some of you local parents know my 87 year old Grandmas has been make doll clothes for over 50 years!  She now has an Etsy shop where she sells her adorable American Girl Doll Clothes. Each outfit comes with at least 2 accessories (sometimes a headband, purse, shoes etc.) and each is one of […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

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My Grandma, American Girl Doll Clothes & Sewing

As many of you know my 86 year old Grandmother is an amazing woman who sews beautiful handmade 18” doll clothes. Every summer my family and I travel to her cabin in Wisconsin (she lives in Wisconsin during the warmer months and Texas during the winter).  I have been visiting the cabin every single summer […]

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