MiamiMakesPage-HEaderFor year’s I’ve lived in Miami…and wished I lived in a craftier city. A city with an establish crafty feel. The kind of city with lots of local stationery shops. The kind of city where you might find a workshop on paper crafting. For years, I bemoaned Miami’s lack of craft appeal. But then I had a little convo with myself. “Hold up! I’m crafty. I live in Miami and I’ll be damned if I’m the only one. There must be others out there!”  And so #miamimakes was born.

I’m partnering with Wynwood Letterpress, a beacon of papery prettiness and unique giftables. Damask Love and Wynwood Letterpress are a match made in heaven!

Each month, we’re bringing you a beautifully styled DIY workshop event. Here’s a look at #miamimakes1IMG_4109#miamimakes is held in the beautiful Wynwood Letterpress shop located in Wynwood Block. The shop offers the perfect venue for this special event.

IMG_4102Each guest is treated to a beautifully styled placesetting with all the supplies they’ll need for the day’s project.

IMG_4121#miamimakes collaborates with product sponsors to showcase the best in crafting supplies and get their goodies in the hands of some seriously crafty ladies.

IMG_4127#miamimakes guests get down to business with their crafting and love every minute of it. #miamimakes is a retreat from the hustle and bustle of Miami, and reminds us that the maker movement is alive and well in our city!

IMG_4103Each #miamimakes workshop includes refreshments…and not any old refreshments. No red punch up in here! Local bake shops and cafes provide delicious bites to keep these crafters crafting.

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If you’d like the participate in the next #miamimakes workshop, be sure you are following @damasklove and @wynwoodletters on Instagram. Also, head over to the Wynwood Letterpress site, scroll to the bottom and sign up for their newsletter. Then, you can be the very first to know about the workshops….because they do sell out!

If you want to sponsor #miamimakes, we are always keeping our eyes peeled for awesome partners. We especially love sponsors who can offer beautiful floral arrangements for the workshops, yummy snacks for our crafters and unique swag to make each workshop special! To be a #miamimakes sponsor and get your name on all the workshop signage, send an email to damaskloveblog[at]gmail[dot]com.