Kiss Me I'm Polish LLC

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July 25, 2013

crappyhour

Cra-ppy Hour

A little over a year ago, we started hosting Cra-ppy Hour events here at our Chelsea studio. Yep. Crafting + Happy Hour = Cra-ppy Hour. A bi-monthly post-work gathering of friends, we come together around our big conference table to chat, eat snacks, drink yummy beverages, and if we’re lucky – make a colorfully random… Read more

October 11, 2012

wianek

Wianek

Our love of flowers is no secret. We can’t always explain why, but they make us happy. They’re bright, fresh, smell really good, and are unequivocally beautiful. Even the most questionable looking (i.e. ugly) ones have a wonderfully charming quality to them, even if they may not be our first choice in terms of decor.… Read more

October 3, 2012

snack_bag

Fabric Snack Bag

Fall is here, school is in session, and depending on what part of the country you’re in, it also means that Fall harvest is in full swing. So along with the return to the post-summer daily grind, we’re back to preparing lunches and packing snacks to keep both energies and spirits high in the face… Read more

July 3, 2012

moon_jar

Moon Jar

There aren’t many things that evoke the cozy feeling of warm summer nights quite like fireflies glowing in the dark. And there’s nary a kid (or adult for that matter) who, so enchanted by the magic of these bugs, won’t wear themselves out trying to catch a jar full of the glowing little creatures. Because,… Read more

June 19, 2012

pinata

Summer Solstice Piñata

The Summer Solstice is probably one of our favorite celestial events of the year. It marks the meteorological start of summer, and occurs when the Earth’s axis is most inclined towards the Sun – resulting in the longest day and the shortest night. This makes us extra happy because extra daylight = extra sun =… Read more

May 24, 2012

lunch_bag

Fabric Lunch Bag

Get ready to pack your lunch tomorrow, because May 25th is National Brown-Bag-It Day! We’re not going to wax poetic about all the virtues of bringing your lunch to work / school (you know, money, health, etc., etc.) Instead, we’re proposing a sort of lunch-packing incentive – the re-usable fabric lunch bag! It might sound… Read more

April 2, 2012

pisanki

Pisanki

Egg decorating originates from an ancient pagan tradition when eggs, a symbol of life and the rebirth of the earth, were decorated with symbols of nature as an integral part of spring rituals. These egg talismans were believed to be endowed with magical properties that ensured both a bountiful harvest and good health. However with… Read more

February 2, 2012

teabags

Homemade Tea Bags

Happy Groundhog Day! Punxsutawney Phil, the Pennsylvania groundhog famous for making mid-winter weather forecasts, saw his shadow today and has predicted six more weeks of winter weather. What better way to prepare for the chilliness ahead with a cozy and warming cup of tea? Creating your own tea bags is surprisingly easy to do. Especially… Read more

January 9, 2012

pajaki

Pająki

One of the best things about the holidays are the decorations that seem to festoon every nook and cranny. But now, with the ornaments and lights gone, you may feel that in comparison to just a few weeks ago, things are looking a little plain and colorless. We’ve got the perfect remedy! And it not… Read more

December 14, 2011

polishstar

Polish Star

Is your Christmas tree looking a little sad? Maybe it needs a healthy dose of Polish stars! Trust us, they’re the perfect remedy – easy to make and a great way to show off your crafting skillsz. The tradition of paper ornaments in Poland began with the vibrant peasant culture. As paper was more widely… Read more