The Crafty Hen

Behind the Scenes at Crafty HQ

Behind the Scenes at Crafty HQ

Here at Crafty HQ we're a super busy flock of hens organising a bumper Summer of crafty hen partiesalternative baby showersspecial birthdays and creative corporate experiences at the moment.

Consequently, our website homepage has been a bit quiet of late. But not to worry! 

Bespoke Bunting - Following Trends

Bespoke Bunting - Following Trends

Now, if you know us here at The Crafty Hen, you know we are big fans of bunting! To us, no wedding, celebration or even home is complete without a sting of beautiful bunting to decorate it with. Which is why our Bunting Making parties are one of our favourite sessions to run - as well as being one of our most popular crafty workshops for hen partiesbirthdays and baby showers alike.

Top 5 Craft Hen Parties of 2015

Top 5 Craft Hen Parties of 2015

With another year tucked under our belts, it's time to look back on all the fun creative hen party activities we've run in 2015. It's been a busy year for The Crafty Hen! 

Pantone Colours of 2016

Pantone Colours of 2016

As 2015 begins drawing to a close, we are in full preparation mode for our 2016 craft parties. We are already noticing that the latest Pantone Spring colour report to be very true representation of the popular colour schemes coming through for next year. With lots of our bookings already sharing their colour schemes, party themes and wedding palettes with us, we're excited to go out sourcing all the special materials needed ahead of each and every crafty workshop. 
 

Craft & Dance your way through a Gatsby Weekend

Craft & Dance your way through a Gatsby Weekend

The glamour of the Gatsby era is still going strong. Instantly adding a heap sophistication to parties, we can understand why the roaring 20s is still proving itself as a popular party theme for birthdays, hen parties and all sorts of events.

Win a Crafty Kit!

Win a Crafty Kit!

With Autumn upon us we've put together this beautiful Fascinator Making Kit full of rich reds, deep navy and autumnal orange tones. Perfect for the season... especially if you have a special event coming up!

HenBox - DIY Party Bags

HenBox - DIY Party Bags

Everyone knows we love a bit of DIY! And adding some personal touches to a hen party or wedding always makes it so much more special. When HenBox asked us to help customise their pretty party bags for a new DIY series they have planned, of course we said yes

Summer's Flower Crowns

Summer's Flower Crowns

With all this sunshine we're very jealous of our lucky crafty hens who recently got to sit in a beautiful field in Brighton making gorgeous flowers crowns!

Inspired Bride Masterclass

Inspired Bride Masterclass

Recently, we welcomed Inspired Bride editors Sally and Rachel into the Crafty Hen offices for a special vintage garter masterclass. They spent a sunny afternoon in the courtyard getting crafty and learning how to make their very own bespoke garters over tea and biscuits.

With a Little Help from Intern Ellen

With a Little Help from Intern Ellen

Last month we were lucky enough to have a lovely intern called Ellen join us at Crafty HQ to gain an insight into the way we work and even help run a few of our crafty party workshops.