treehouse brooklyn 430 graham ave brooklyn, new york 11211

treehouse brooklyn 430 graham ave brooklyn, new york 11211

Thursday, December 11, 2008

THIS weekend sales and next THURS 18th treehouse HOLIDAZE PARTAY!!

THIS WEEKEND, treehouse is honored to be a part of not one but TWO Holiday Craft Shows, back to back. Saturday you can find us in Williamsburg at the Secret Santa Project Holiday Sale:
And Sunday you can find us in Manhattan at the Bust Craftacular:
Boy! are we gonna be loving our snooze button come monday morn! So please stop by, say hi, get a little holiday shopping done, and support local designers!

Oh, and last but definitely not least, it's official! TREEHOUSE* HOLIDAY HOLIDAZE SOIREE FIESTA PARTY!!!
is NEXT THURSDAY, Dec. 18th, 6-9pm. As always, there will be sales, delish cocktails, treats, and too many good times to count! And surprises! And you're cordially invited! Oh my!

btw, we've always got new and exciting goodies in treehouse for you, yours, and always that last minute holiday/birthday/baby shower/housewarming/first date gift. For example:

* "earrings for spontaneous seeding" by leafcutter designs (aren't you curious?)
* handknit and crocheted scarves collars and S-collars by Sirius*
* handmade holiday cards by los monitos (go solar for polar is our new fav)
* cashmere and swavorski crystal SOFT BLING fingerless gloves by Elyse Allen
* beeswax xmas tree, twig, and NY buildings candles from Ironweed (upstate ny)
* gift certificates, handmade for gifting in every denomination (such a better stocking stuffer than one of those plastic gift cards from staples or the like)
* gorgeous new recycled sterling silver and 18k gold plated jewels from species by the thousands
* so much, much more!

So please don't forget especially in these challenging times to support local! and dream global....

kisses from the trees,
treehouse* brooklyn
430 graham ave
btw withers and frost
brooklyn 11211

Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Embroider Me Crazy!

This Sunday Dec. 7th, treehouse was honored to host another great embroidery class taught by the lovely Cal Patch. The students snacked on cookies and green tea, while learning the many stitches one can use in the wondrous world of embroidery. Can't wait to see what kind of embroidered treats they'll come up with now that the knowledge is theirs....

btw, we still have room in the CROCHET BOOTCAMP course this Thur Dec 11th, 6-9pm $60 which is also w/ the amazing Cal Patch of hodgepodge
* crochet is the way!!!....sign up now to get your hook into this deliciously addicting craft!

btw, KNITTING BOOTCAMP with Keep It Moving Kim was also a blast, so much so I forgot to take pictures!!! Sorry about that guys.... but was a joy to watch you master the caste on caste off!

Monday, December 08, 2008

headdress party fun

Last thursday, treehouse hosted headdress party #3. It was beyond a blast, and we hope to be hosting more soon. We'd tell you more, but the first rule of HEADDRESS CLUB is you don't talk about HEADDRESS CLUB... ;).

Wednesday, December 03, 2008

class-y crafty holidaze at treehouse, and gift ideas and party too!

treehouse* here reminding you that our new longer holidaze hours have begun, to help you check those special gifts off the list....from now to xmas eve, treehouse* will be open Tuesday-Sunday 12:30 to 8pm. So come by with a cup of joe and check out all our new giftable treasures for ladies, gents, tots, and you too!

Also, there's STILL room in all three craft classes coming up SOON in December.
In fact, knitting bootcamp is THIS friday! Wow! sign up now!....
THIS Fri Dec 5th 6-9pm $60 knitting bootcamp w/ keep it moving kim

Knitting is knotty fun in December for knitting newbies..knitting bootcamp instructions

The lovely Kim Hamlin of Keep It Moving fame, she of the knit trees, is bringing her knitting know-how back to the trees to teach Knitting Bootcamp! 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 holiday present or two...So come get armed with knitting knowledge in this super-intensive workshop. learn cast-on, cast-off, knit stitch AND if you're lucky and a fast learn, purl stitch too!....don't despair, pretty soon you'll be knitting like a pro!
(supplies can be purchased at treehouse, or you an bring your own...)

CLICK HERE to reserve a spot by paypal, (or you can always call or stop in...)

Sun Dec 7th 5-7pm $50 Embroidery w/ the amazing Cal Patch of hodgepodge (includes materials)
* embroidery is almost full! So if you want to get your stitch on, don't delay!

Thur Dec 11th 6-9pm $60 crochet bootcamp w/ the amazing Cal Patch of hodgepodge
* crochet is the way....sign up now to get your hook into this deliciously addicting craft!

check out the classes page on our website, with more detailed class descriptions... and you can now sign up by paypal! Don't kick yourself for wasting another winter season where you could be crafting the doldrums away!!

And remember, you can give a gift of craft this giving season! (not only do handmade crafts make great, personal gifts, but giving the gift of a class is also a wonderful present... why don't you sign you and your best friend up for a class? what better present is there than sharing time AND knowledge?