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2015 Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale

2015 Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale

In just over a week, the top shoppers in our area will be braving the cold and getting up early to line up at the George Washington Masonic Temple. And for a good reason. Saturday, February 7 is the 1oth Annual Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale, and these shoppers know that the early bird does, indeed. get the […]

NEW CLASS!  Flat Kumihimo Braided Bracelet

NEW CLASS! Flat Kumihimo Braided Bracelet

When: January 13, 2015 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am
Where: The Potomac Bead Company, 1104 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Try this simple Japanese braiding technique to create adorable leather or cotton stackable bracelets.

Design Chat: Spring Cleaning!

Design Chat: Spring Cleaning!

When: February 19, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Victoria at Home, 1125 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us for our first monthly Design Chat teach-in at Victoria at Home! This month we will be tackling how to shake off hibernation mode and make your home ready for the new season: spring[…]

Honey Tasting

Honey Tasting

When: February 8, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: The Sugar Cube, 1218 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us in for a unique tasting that will delight your taste buds AND help support honey bees. We’ll be handing out honey sticks from Mademoiselle Miel, a rooftop apiary in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Sample[…]

Kids’ Class: Pretzel Shamrocks

Kids’ Class: Pretzel Shamrocks

When: March 14, 2015 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: The Sugar Cube, 1218 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Ages: 4+ Combine chocolate-dipped pretzels, frosting and sprinkles in one festive St. Patrick’s Day activity! Advance registration is required. To enroll your child(ren), please call 703-548-2868.

Kids’ Class: Cherry Cordial Cake Balls

Kids’ Class: Cherry Cordial Cake Balls

When: February 7, 2015 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: The Sugar Cube, 1218 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Ages: 4+ In this kid-friendly version of Cherry Cordials, we will smash together cake and frosting around maraschino cherries before dipping in chocolate. Everybody takes home what they make! Advance registration is required. To enroll[…]

Handcrafted LOVE Sale

Handcrafted LOVE Sale

When: February 1, 2015 – February 15, 2015 all-day
Where: The Potomac Bead Company, 1104 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Treat your honey or yourself to something unique this year. Our premade handcrafted jewelry will be 25% off!

New Class!  Coiled Stud Earrings

New Class! Coiled Stud Earrings

When: February 27, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – February 27, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
Where: The Potomac Bead Company, 1104 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

This beginner friendly class will introduce you to wire work as well as send you home with several pairs of cute gemstone studs to freshen up your late winter wardrobe.

New Class!  Tassel Jewelry

New Class! Tassel Jewelry

When: February 19, 2015 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am
Where: The Potomac Bead Company, 1104 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

This class combines the tassel trend and traditional jewelry making techniques to create a fresh piece you will love.

Red Carpet Sale

Red Carpet Sale

When: February 20, 2015 – February 22, 2015 all-day
Where: Red Barn Mercantile, 1117 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Lights, camera, Oscars!  Every year, during Awards Season – quite possibly my favorite season! – we have our annual Red Carpet Sale.  This year, the red carpet will be rolled out at Red Barn Mercantile from[…]