Category: craft party and afternoon tea

Vegan venues for 2018

January 30, 2018

Increasingly, our parties are looking for more than a craft party for their hen weekend. We’re so pleased when we can recommend the perfect venue as well as the best in creative workshops. London is a particular favourite and, as you would expect, there are so many choices. That can get a little daunting and […]

The perfect party house – stay-at-home hens

April 10, 2017

Makedomenders often host their craft parties in fantastic venues and accommodation organised by the party givers. We’ve been to country houses, beachside properties and cosy cottages. It’s the perfect way to celebrate over a weekend without tipping the budget over the edge. There are a number of companies who we’ve come across and thought it […]

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 […]

Craft hen parties in East Sussex, from Brighton to Battle

October 26, 2015

  Autumn is lovely time anywhere but walking in the woods is especially beautiful in East Sussex. This year has been a busy year for Makedomenders with craft hen parties, including 4 visits to Battle in East Sussex. There were so many lovely areas so a revisit during October was definitely on the cards! It’s […]

Check your diaries – bookings 2016

October 15, 2015

You might be ticking the days off till Christmas but here at Menders’ HQ we’re already looking forward to lots of lovely craft hen party action in 2016. There are already quite a sprinkling of parties booked in throughout the spring and summer and we’re so excited to be planning for these events during the […]

Making it special – prestige venues with Makedomenders

September 21, 2015

When you’re organising a craft hen party you want to host the event in a special venue. Whether you’re welcoming everyone to your house or you have found the perfect location, it’s got to be perfect. Often, the party is looking for a real wow-factor and we’ve hosted some really lovely events in some amazing […]

A very special venue – Antoni & Alison, London

September 18, 2015

The appeal for many organisers is that Makedomenders can arrange some terrific locations to host the craft hen parties or baby showers A recent corsage making craft hen party was hosted at the unique and brilliantly creative Antoni & Alison showrooms in Rosebery Avenue, London. From the quirky decorations to the styling of the room, […]

Craft hen parties – wonderful Kent venue

August 4, 2015

Makedomenders is always pleased when we find new venues to host our very special craft hen parties and this one was right under our noses! Literally, as it’s Menders’ central in the Garden of England, the county of Kent. Venues can be hard to find sometimes and we love it if we can organise everything […]

Craft hen party venues – craft in a caravan!

July 30, 2015

Many of our craft hen parties are hosted in the home but Makedomenders is unique in that we make the planning easier by listing a terrific selection of venues for hen organisers to choose from if that’s what will make or break the event. A trip to our Locations page will give you a flavour […]

Craft hen party – private catering and chocolate

July 24, 2015

We enjoyed a lovely craft hen party this past weekend on 18 July and it was made doubly lovely as they had booked into a very special private party company. Gemma and Amy live in the prettiest terrace in north London, Kentish Town to be precise, and each house is painted in sweety-shop bright colours […]