treehouse brooklyn 430 graham ave brooklyn, new york 11211

treehouse brooklyn 430 graham ave brooklyn, new york 11211

Saturday, December 22, 2007

give a classy gift

no matter what holiday you're celebrating, we've got a great idea for a one of a kind, heartfelt, gift that only you can give! a gift certificate from YOU to Someone You Love for a treehouse craft class in the new year! now that's classy!
here's our January schedule, and of course, more classes are coming soon for february and beyond!

Sunday, January 13, 2008
The art of creating designs and patterns by applying fabric on top of fabric is a versatile and fun way to embellish your textile creations. Applique works hand-in-hand with embroidery, but gives you lots more coverage and impact with minimal time and effort. In this class we will learn 3 techniques for working with knits, wovens and felt. All supplies included.
4-6pm, $40

Sunday, 1/20
Always wanted to learn to knit but didn't know where to begin? Well, now's the perfect time because it's getting chilly out there, and wouldn't you like to stay warm this winter in cozy wares knit by your own two hands? and then there's also those friends and family that'd love a hand-knit present or two(made by you!)...So come get armed with knitting knowledge in this super-intensive workshop. learn cast-on, cast-off, knit stitch AND purl stitch....pretty soon you'll be knitting like a pro!
6-9pm, $50

Sunday, 1/27
The lovely Cal Patch is back in the trees again this winter with her fabulous embroidery skills and that loveable sidekick Gertie too. In this one session extravaganza, you'll learn 12 classic embroidery stitches and be off and running to custom-decorate everything you own! After making a basic stitch sampler, Cal will guide you through planning your own personal project. All supplies included ...including tasty treats!...Stitch away!
4-6 pm, $40

and if craftin's not their thing, then a gift certificate for treasures in the shop might just be perfect. you choose the amount and we'll do the rest.

happy shopping!



Tuesday, December 18, 2007

treehouse holiday party, treehouse style! yeah!

Party in the trees!
just a lil reminder...
after much urging by our treehouse friends, we've decided to throw a treehouse hollydaze soiree! wednesday, dec. 19th, 6-9.
drinks, treats, smiles, and friends old and new. oh yeah, and special, for-the-party-revelers-only sales, sales sales! get a deal on those last-minute gifts while getting toasty in the trees...

btw: if for some reason you can't make it to graham ave, you can now find a taste of us on etsy!

kisses from the branches,
siri & rebecca treehouse*

treehouse brooklyn*
430 graham ave
btw withers & frost sts.
brooklyn, new york 11211

(718) 482-TREE

open 1ish-8ish W-Su

Save 15% on all jewelry, vintage and locally-made. just say "sparkle" or do some jazz hands. actually, jazz hands should get 20% off. jazz hands rule....get your sis, mom, auntie and/or lover something beautiful and unique while saving some mad cash you can put towards hot toddys later.....yum! there's only a few shopping days left, so why don't ya shop local and avoid the madness of the big crazy cross the river? or, if you wanna stay cozy in your humble abode, you can now find treehouse shopping pleasure as well online at .and mention in the comments "sparkle" or "jazz hands", and moulah is saved as well! dreamy!
Offer Expires: 12/26/07

Sunday, December 16, 2007

so many little time

treehouse has gone gift crazy this month! from handmade soap sets to one of a kind journals, we've got the perfect idea for your holly-day gift giving needs. we'll be listing a few of our favorites here on the blog this week, so check back soon. and we're always happy to help with fun and cute ideas if you're stumped or overwhelmed. so take a minute and relax and let your mind wander in the trees...

we love the new holly bar limited edition soap from biggs and featherbelle...and it also comes in a super gift set with an eskimo kiss lip balm and a bath soak.

bobbi hand printed opera length gloves are one of a kind, and amazing.

this 24"x 24" deer stencil from stencil1 could be the perfect present for the home decorator friend who loves animals...or choose from our newly stocked collection of smaller stencils...

more ideas coming soon..(as soon as we click some pics and put them online!)
oh and don't forget...treehouse has gift certificates too!!!

see you in the branches!

Sunday, December 09, 2007

treehouse brooklyn in FINALLY on etsy!

slowly but surely, treehouse brooklyn is putting select items on our favorite crafty site, . if you can't visit in person, now you can get a taste of treehouse online! a great place to get those last-minute gifts while surfing from the comfort of your own computer! come on by and say hi!

Saturday, December 01, 2007

Get your hook on in December

Ho-Ho-Ho...get your hook on in December!!
Make a little holiday magic with your own two hands this month in the trees. Hook up a scarf or a hat for someone you love! In just one day's time, you'll be on your way to handmade gift giving, courtesy of HodgePodge's own Cal Patch, crochet teacher extraordinaire.

Sunday, December 9th OR Sunday Dec. 16th, 5-8pm
A 3-hour beginner crochet workshop that'll knock your stockings off!
Bring some yarn (or buy some at treehouse) and a hook* and we'll tackle the basics of crochet: chain stitch, single crochet, circular crochet, and finishing off. With just these skills you can make a scarf or hat!
*Yarn should be smooth (not bumpy or hairy) and a light or bright color, in either worsted or bulky weight. if worsted, get a G or H hook, if bulky, go for I or J.

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