Category: quilt-making hen parties

Quilt making and the story of a friendship

July 18, 2017

One of our top choices for craft hen party groups is our quilt making workshop. From the start of the party to the last drop of champagne, the guests have a chance to bust some creative moves by customising fabric squares which will go towards a memory quilt for the bride on her wedding day. […]

Craft with bubbles!

June 19, 2017

This isn’t about standing with a bucket of Fairy Liquid and a lung-full of air. It’s all about raising a glass full of sparkling bubbles and a bunch of friends ready to start your very own crafty weekend of fun for your bride and bezzies! We are organising craft parties packages throughout the year at […]

A happy crafty New Year to you all!!

January 6, 2016

The enquiries are pouring in thick and fast for craft hen parties and Makedomenders is ready and prepared for a very busy 2016. Happy New Year! We’re now taking bookings right into December and for the organised there’s Early Bird offers and much more so never think you’re too early to catch the Menders’ birds!! […]

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 […]

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 […]

Fabulous fabric – Makedomenders’ love of print

June 16, 2015

Recently, Bee’s daughter, Laura, visited the Lancaster mills of Standfast & Barracks where many of the iconic Liberty fabrics are printed, most notably Tana lawn (above is the gorgeous Sheona Rose). Laura is Production Coordinator for Liberty Fabrics so has a real inside view into all the processes that these fabrics go through in order […]

A few of my favourite things and for the love of hens

May 18, 2015

    This year has been a blast for the Menders with 3 new tutors, a return of loved tutor and more bookings for craft parties coming to make it feel especially busy. Seeing how making stuff is evolving into a must-do obsession for our hen parties is really heart-warming. With this in mind I […]

Craft hen parties with afternoon tea

May 5, 2015

We’ve posted many times about all the lovely craft hen parties we host in venues that offer the very best in afternoon tea, from London town to sunny Brighton. Did you realise that we can bring that tea salon experience to your craft party at home which leaves the hosts with plenty of time to […]

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 […]

Hosting hen parties in your own venue

February 24, 2015

  The Menders’ calendar is full of bookings for 2015 and more arriving every day. That’s fantastic and we get excited with the prospect of lovely events in beautiful locations. Makedomenders has a bursting portfolio of venue suggestions for those parties who need a special location with glitz, glamour and plentiful supplies of tea and […]