Let me just start this months project reveal blog by saying a massive THANK YOU for the support that we had for subscription box #1 - I'm so grateful for your lovely messages and kind words! If you signed up at box #1 then your first box should be arriving this week so you can get started on your project really soon - I can't wait to see your makes!
I've been hard at work planning out and perfecting the last little details for box #2 and I am so happy to be able to finally
On the 1st of May 2021 we launched the Make Happy Club subscription box - £3 from every single box sold is donated to a different charity each month and for May our chosen charity was Friends of the earth UK who we donated to via Work for good.
Friends of the earth UK are part of an amazing international community of people who are dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everybody in it. And they are focused upon sustainability and driving ac
Like with most new hobbies a lot of the time it can be intimidating to get started with learning a new skill such as cross stitch.
But it isn't as scary and difficult as you might think to get started.
Cross stitching itself takes only 10 -15 minutes to master the basic stitch that you will need to stitch up hundreds of different designs.
Yep thats right only 10 -15 minutes! (I promise that I'm not exaggerating!)
The bit that can be a bit tricky when cross stitching isn'
Wow the days are flying by. I can't believe it's already halfway through May! Where is the time going this year?
There are only 6 days left to go until subcriptions will close for the first Make Happy Club box! We are currently at £72.00 in terms of donations for our chosen charity this month (Friends of the earth UK) which is amazing! Just goes to show what we can all do as a creative community whilst just doing something that we love (lots of stitching!)
This months proj
I tried a few years ago to create a Facebook group for our newsletter subscribers however I was working part time still and I struggled to commit the proper time to the group, so unfortunately it fell to the wayside.
However times have changed...
And fast forward 3 years and I am lucky enough to be working on Ellbie Co. Full time (yay!)
So I'm giving this facebook group lark another go! I've always wanted to have a friendly facebook group for Ellbie Co, a space where we c
It's finally happened! The Make Happy Club box has arrived and subscriptions are open.
In case you didn't know already the Make Happy Club box is a crafting subcription box but unlike other embroidery subscription boxes or cross stitch subscriptions that already out there, The Make Happy Club box is all about stitching for good! So you can recieve a new surprise project to stitch every month whilst also finding out about more the different charity that we are donating to th