Now that spring is in the air, all of our creative juices are flowing and we are ready to get started on crafts projects by making our own artwork, ceramic items, knit products and more!
If you want to try your hand at some creativity – whether you’re a budding artist or just looking for something relaxing to do this weekend – then visit some of these local craft stores for all of the materials that you could ever ask for.
Michaels, located at 675 6th Ave, New York which is a 25-minute ride by subway, is a chain retailer carrying art and hobby supplies plus home décor, as well as art classes and custom framing.
This huge store is North America’s largest specialty retailer of arts, crafts, framing, floral, wall décor, and seasonal merchandise for the hobbyist and do-it-yourself home decorator. You can definitely find everything you need for your arts project here!
Pacific Trimming & Buttons NY, located at 220 W 38th St, New York which is a 15 minute walk from your Riverbank apartment, has a 5,000 square foot show room with over 30,000 different items to meet the needs of their clientele.
They carry a wide variety of items for their customers, ranging from hardware, buttons, trimmings, and zippers to Swarovski crystals with their inventory constantly updating. Currently they offer over 10,000 items on their website, and they plan to offer even more to their loyal online-clients by continually updating their site!
675 6th Ave, New York, NY 10010
220 W 38th St, New York, NY 10018