#BlogHer15: Catnip Toys Among Us

July 13, 2015By KarenEvents

Anybody attending this week’s #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Conference in New York City may see something awfully familiar on the exhibition floor! We were selected by GoDaddy to be a featured Woman-Owned Business and an awesome assortment of Life with Tigers goodies including catnip toys and greeting cards will be featured in the GoDaddy Booth … Read More

It’s Time to Fire Up The Flaming Unicorn Again!

August 25, 2014By KarenBust Craftacular, Craft Fairs, Flying the Geek Flag High, Ink and Sword

It’s only 25 more days until one of my favorite events of the year, the World Maker Faire! “Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, Maker Faire is an all-ages gathering of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and commercial exhibitors. All of these “makers” … Read More

Island Hopping

April 26, 2014By KarenBrooklyn, Life with Tigers HQ

When Life with Tigers began many years ago, the phrase “Handmade in Brooklyn” was always present on our packaging, from the hangtags on the dolls to the inserts on the cards, all the way to the instructions on the Severed Leg Catnip Toys on how to clean the tiger slobber off the fabric after enthusiastic … Read More

Make It Sew!

December 12, 2013By KarenFlying the Geek Flag High, Graphic Depictions of Crafting

I had a guest over last weekend for some pre-holiday ornament crafting. We didn’t have much time, so we crammed a few projects into one short afternoon, with varying degrees of success…I don’t know if we will be trying the pipe-cleaner snowflake again! I decided to create a Felt Partridge ornament this time. I did … Read More

Crafternoon Number Two: Autumn Craft Smackdown!

October 3, 2013By KarenBrooklyn, Graphic Depictions of Crafting, Life with Tigers HQ, Worky McWorkalot

With memories of last year’s mega successful Christmas Craft Smackdown! floating through my head, I rearranged the tables again this past weekend and invited some folks over for Crafternoon Number Two: The Autumn Craft Smackdown. This time around, the theme was “Puppets and Marionettes”. Some of us really enjoy puppet theatre and always wanted to … Read More