Friday, November 18, 2011

Christmas Card Kit Giveaway at Weekend Kits!

The November Craft Kit Giveaway has ended - be sure to check back for future giveaways!

Giveaway Results: 

The winner of the November Craft Kit Giveaway is VermontPines. Congratulations! Please Contact Us with your shipping info and we'll have your prize out to you right away.

Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway and joined us on our Facebook page.  Please stop by now & then for updates on new product arrivals, promotions, and to hear about our next giveaway!

Original Post:

It's time for the November Craft Kit Giveaway at Weekend Kits. One winner will be randomly selected to win the Christmas Cheer Card Making Kit from TPC Studio.

Christmas Cheer Card Making Kit

This is a complete card making kit with everything you need to make 25 Christmas cards!  Kit includes 25 folded cards, 60 self adhesive stickers, 1 sheet adhesive jewels, 2 yards ribbon, 25 envelope liners, 25 envelopes, and 1 instruction sheet.

Making your own Christmas cards is a fun holiday craft activity and kits like this make it easy by bringing together all the coordinated card making supplies you need to get started right away!

Visit the Card Making Kits section of the store to see our complete selection of card making kits for holiday & everyday greetings.

How to Enter:

1) Leave a comment here letting us know your favorite kit in the Christmas Craft Kits section of the store.

Bonus Entries (two more chances to win):

2) Like us on Facebook and leave a comment here letting us know you did.  If you already like us on Facebook, just leave another comment letting us know and this will count as a bonus entry.

3) Press the "Like" button at the top or bottom of this blog post and leave another comment letting us know you did.

Giveaway Details:

- You have until Tuesday, November 22 at 12:00pm (EDT) to enter.
- One winner will be chosen using's number generator.
- Open to US & Canada shipping addresses only.
- You must be 18 years or older to enter.

How to Claim Prize:

The winner will be announced here on Wednesday, November 23. We don't collect email contact info at time of entry, so it's important to check back here to see if you won.  It might be helpful to add a reminder to your calendar.  Updates are always posted on our Facebook page, so if you've joined us there, you're set.

If you include email info in your profile or within your comment, we'll send you an email if you win. Winners will have 3 days to Contact Us with their shipping info to claim their prize.  If not claimed within 3 days, a new winner will be drawn.

Weekend Kits specializes in modern DIY craft kits for adults, teens, and kids.  Our goal is to help make crafting convenient, easy, and most of all FUN for beginners & all skill levels.

Good luck and thanks for visiting the Weekend Kits blog!

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Learn to Knit & Crochet Kits for Kids

There's a new selection of Learn to Knit & Crochet Kits from Leisure Arts in the store and they're just in time for holiday gift giving!  These knit & crochet starter kits include everything young beginners need to learn basic knitting and crocheting skills.

You'll find them in the Knit & Crochet Kits section!

Scarf Learn to Knit Kit
The Learn to Knit Kit includes knitting needles, learn to knit instructions, knitting patterns, pom-pom & tassel maker, yarn needle & over 100 yards of yarn.

There's enough yarn to complete one knitting project plus some extra yarn for practice.

Kids will have fun learning how to knit the colorful knitting projects shown on the cover.

An ideal beginner knitting kit for kids to learn a new craft skill and make a handmade knitted scarf to wear this winter. Nicely packaged for birthday & holiday gift giving.

Purse Learn to Crochet Kit
The Learn to Crochet Kit includes one crochet hook, learn to crochet instructions, crochet patterns, pom-pom & tassel maker, yarn needle, and over 100 yards of yarn.

Each kit includes 3 patterns, including one pattern for the main project shown on the cover plus two additional bonus patterns.

Kits make it easy for kids to learn beginner crochet skills and make a fun fashion crochet project.

Recommended for children ages 8 & up.  These kits would be perfect for teaching young kids & grandkids to knit & crochet.

Scarf Learn to Crochet Kit
Visit the Knit & Crochet Kits for details on these kits and to see our complete selection of kits for kids and beginners of all ages.

Weekend Kits offers a unique selection of Art & Craft Kits across a variety of crafting categories.

Stop by today and be ready to learn a new craft skill on your next Weekend at Home.

Thanks for visiting the Weekend Kits blog!

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Felt Christmas Ornament Kits - DIY Tree Trimming!

We're adding to our selection of Christmas Ornament Kits with all new felt ornament kits from Rachel's of Greenfield, Bucilla, and Leisure Arts.  Kits include the materials, patterns, and instructions you need to make your own handmade felt Christmas ornaments for DIY tree trimming this holiday season!

The Warm Hands Felt Ornament Kit is a new ornament kit from Rachel's of Greenfield.  Kit includes felt for making 6 unique mitten ornaments, embroidery floss for embellishment, gold string for hanging, complete patterns, and illustrated instructions.

Rachel's felt mitten ornaments have classic handmade appeal.  Each felt mitten ornament has a traditional Christmas motif on the front and opens at the top for holding gift cards or other small items.

Rachel's felt ornament kits include quality materials and provide thorough instructions for assembly.  Full size templates make it easy to transfer the pattern shapes to the felt pieces.

The Candy Snowman Felt Christmas Ornament Kit is a new felt applique kit from Bucilla.  Kit includes stamped felts, cotton floss, sequins & beads, needles, and instructions.

With Bucilla ornament kits, the pattern shapes are pre-stamped on the felt pieces and numbered for easy identification.

Your handmade felt ornaments will be perfect for trimming the tree. They're also a creative gift giving idea!

Felt Christmas ornaments can also used for embellishing a holiday wreath or decorating holiday gift packages.

There's also a Candy Snowman Felt Stocking Kit you won't want to miss!
The Loop Felt Ornament Kit is a quick & easy MerryMade felt ornament craft kit from Leisure Arts.

Kit includes pre-cut felt pieces, fabric covered button, ribbon, embroidery needle, embroidery floss, and easy assembly instructions.

This is an ideal felt ornament kit for beginners.  It's also a great choice for crafting with children.  The pre-cut felt pieces can be assembled using felt craft glue or by hand sewing.

There are two more felt ornament kits, a tree skirt kit, and a table runner kit in this new line of handmade holiday craft kits.  Visit the Christmas Craft Kits section to see them all!

Weekend Kits offers a unique & modern selection of Art & Craft Kits for the holidays & everyday.  Stop by today and be ready to make your own ornaments on your next Weekend at Home.

Thanks for visiting the Weekend Kits Blog.