Category: baby shower

Baking crafts arrive at Makedomenders

August 3, 2016

Although Makedomenders no longer offer standard baking craft workshops at their so-popular hen and craft parties we are now able to tempt organisers with the promise of bespoke workshops in all things sweet. Our wonderful tutor, Shelley, who so expertly hosts our flower crown workshops, is also a master baker and cake decorator so can […]

Picturing the hen party – event photography

April 14, 2016

It’s a tradition now to picture many of our classic craft hen parties as a keepsake of some memorable occasions. The files are full of all the beautiful and happy events we’ve attended and a record of the many crafts we’ve offered over the years. We love to look back at all the different ideas […]

Some of the best things – keeping the memories

February 18, 2016

When we’re hosting our craft parties it’s not often that we haven’t got a trusty camera with us to snap some of the best moments of the occasion. Mind you, it all gets a bit tricky and sometimes looking back at some fuzzy, badly focused image makes me realise I need a quick tutorial myself! […]

All the trimmings – planning a craft party with Makedomenders

November 21, 2015

  Here at Makedomenders, we do understand so much of the organisation of the craft hen party or baby shower starts long before the event and can be a real challenge in itself. Answering enquiries immediately (or very nearly! We’re only human!!), helping with contacting venues, ordering refreshments and suggesting running schedule are all part […]

Baby shower craft party

October 19, 2015

Craft workshops need not be exclusive to hen parties, although our core business does often seem to be the first stage of a family situation! A few days ago we hosted a lovely baby shower in London on behalf of not one former Makedomender guest but four!! From separate parties, so how coincidential! It’s near […]

Quiltmaking hen parties and kits

April 9, 2015

Our quiltmaking hen parties and baby showers are our most popular choice of craft workshop and you may not know that Makedomenders offers a make-up service for the quilt following the party. Included in our 3hr workshop and as a reasonably priced add-on to our Whole Package craft kits, it’s the perfect way to upgrade […]

Quilt making workshops

November 28, 2014

The run-away success of our craft party workshops in 2014 has been the quiltmaking for bride, new born or birthday girl. Each guest has the chance to personalise as many squares as time and their creativity allows which the Menders spirit away to make up into a beautiful memory quilt to keep for ever. If […]

Craft hen parties with afternoon tea

June 11, 2014

Here at Makedomenders we like to think we have a venue list that is second-to-none in listing beautiful locations for hosting your craft party and many of them offer wonderful afternoon teas. When you’re planning your hen party or baby shower you want it to be perfect and making sure of the refreshments is definitely […]

Craft party workshops – new classes at Makedomenders

May 16, 2014

Makedomenders are a very talented bunch of craft people. Not content with sewing, knitting and messing about with fabric, we’re now adding printing to our raft of craft party workshops. With several talented print designers on our tutor team, we can certainly take credit for knowing how it’s done! We’ve been offering screenprinting workshops for […]

Craft party workshops – making a Memory quilt

April 3, 2014

Our most popular workshop by a country mile is the quilt-making and it’s a perfect workshop for all skill levels.Whether it’s for a crowd of hens enjoying a glass of bubbles and a giggle with the bride and her friends or a group awaiting the arrival of a baby, this craft workshop can give everyone […]