Toys, unlike cars or legal defenses, are best when personalized and handcrafted by the children who use them. Unleash the power of childish creativity with today’s Groupon: for $8, you get a one-hour Craft & Play session at Make & Mingle in Fairfield (a $16 value).
Resplendent in wafting fabric and bursting with crafty concoctions, Make & Mingle caters to stitch-versed DIY-ers of all ages. Child crafters can explore the colorful offerings in Make & Mingle’s Craft & Play section, crammed with beads and buttons, ornamentation for clothing, and other foundations for memorable handicrafts. In an hour or less, parents and children can whip up any number of imagined masterpieces, such as pillows, wall hangings, or monster dolls to be used as currency on the playground black market. With patrolling fashionistas ready to offer backstitching pointers or color and fabric advice, the Craft & Play section can accommodate as many young artisans as parents can provide, fostering an environment of friendship-forging creativity as well as entrepreneurial glue cartels.
63 Unquowa Rd.
Fairfield, Connecticut 06824Get Directions