Sun Dec 8 & 15: The Mermaid Art Studio Holiday Pop Up Market

finalholidayShop Beach Girls Purls Sunday Dec 8 & 15 at
The Mermaid Art Studio Holiday Pop Up Market

Come support local artists and craft vendors and find one-of-a-kind unique holiday gifts. When you shop local, your $pending power stays local. Thanks for supporting your creative community!

The Mermaid Art Studio
891b W. Beech Street, in the West End.
Across from Paninis & Bikinis, in between The Dough Hut and Rose & Eye.

Drop in knitting and crochet at The Mermaid Art Studio

halfmoonshawlbrownbluetrim5Beach Girls Purls and the Mermaids are hosting a knitting/crochet circle! Open to all levels: beginners, beginner+, intermediate and advanced. Bring your WIP (work in progress), a cup of tea, and spend a little time chatting and stitching in the company of like-minded fiber folks. If you need a refresher on how to cast on, bind off, or the difference between a HDC and DC, come on by. Now is a great time to start your holiday projects!

Wednesdays from 7-9pm. $20/session. Open to adults and serious teens. Register in advance or just drop in.

Learn more and register online.

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GIVE the GIFT that keeps them warm…. a Beach Girls Purls original!

Ask us if you’re still looking for last minute gifts & stocking stuffers for family, friends, teachers, trainers, mailwomen, bus drivers, etc. Shop online or contact us for a private appointment.

Just posted for sale: our current inventory of fingerless mittens/wrist warmers.
$33/pr online; $30 locals.
One size fits many!
Ultra soft and stretchy synthetic material. Machine wash/dry OK.

Thurs Dec 8 at Seaside Celebrations, LB 11561

Black Felted Handbag with Snowflake Trim- $50

Come snack and shop Beach Girls Purls knits at Seaside Celebrations Holiday Boutique. Thursday Dec 8, 7-10pm.

Bring your holiday lists– we’ll have new Kerry hats, a flock of fingerless mittens, cowls, scarves, handbags and more!  Our knits make thoughtful and inexpensive holiday gifts for family & friends as well as teachers, dog walkers, bus drivers, house cleaners… all those folks who deserve a little thank you and appreciation.

Sun Nov 11- Shop BGP at Long Beach Holiday Boutique

Shop Small Business and Local before Sat. Nov 26!
Beach Girls Purls at the Long Beach Catholic School Holiday Boutique and Fair
Sun Nov 20, 9-4
735 W. Broadway, in the gym

Bring your holiday wish lists! We’ll have lots of new Kerry hats, cowls in all different shapes/styles/fibers, a new flock fingerless/texting mittens, felted and knit hand bags, yarn, and a few sweaters. Custom orders for Fiona, Stephanie, Pat, Jen and Cody are ready for pickup.

Need a small, thoughtful and inexpensive gift? Browse our collection of banana leaf journals and ipod/cell phone cozies ($15 each). Have a knitty friend? Indulge her creativity with a small or more generous skein handspun yarn ($10-15 and up). One size fits many? Try our fingerless mittens, a neckwarmer/cowl (all $30 and up) or a felted handbag ($35 and up). Ask us about custom orders– we have ideas!

Kids Holiday Gift Workshop Fri Nov 11

Kids home from school next week? Bring them to us– space still available!

Gift Making Workshop
Friday November 11,  11:00 – 3:00pm
Bring your lunch! Cost: $80.00
This is a day of super fun and creativity! Make unique holiday gifts for friends and family using a wide variety of up-cycled and new materials. Students will leave the workshop with several completed projects. All materials included!

To register or any questions, email

Presented by The Mermaid Studio and Beach Girls Purls.
Taught by Denise Collins & Laura Bykowski, here in Long Beach 11561.