March 2023, the International Geek Girl Pen Pal Club (IGGPPC) celebrates ten years of snail mail and international friendships.
Presented by Her Universe and Hot Topic, The Her Universe Fashion Show returned to in-person programming during San Diego Comic-Con International (SDCC) with a standing room only crowd of more than 2,000 cheering fans celebrating the theme of “Coming Home.”
The start of a new year is the perfect time to reflect on what we want to focus on in our lives. One great way to find that focus and carry it into the new year is to make a vision board! In this guide, the Iggle Wellness team will give you some tips on choosing a goal or intention you want to focus on, and making it real in the form of your own 2021 new years vision board.
No matter the weather outside or your holiday of choice, a common theme for this season is the theme of hope. More than ever, we need some hope that things will get better (and they will!). Nothing represents hope more than stars, those little pinpricks of light against the darkness of space. So, our project for this month is a simple embroidered starry night sky!
We asked our staff and activity leaders what they love about Halloween. Check out their answers in their own words below! […]
Though the modern take on Halloween is more commercial than ever, the current festivities can find their roots in the older celebrations from which the holiday as we know it was born. Let’s learn more about the history of Halloween and where it all began.
Welcome to spooky season! It’s always hard to narrow down the possibilities when it comes to Halloween and cross stitch. We wanted something that was [...]
This month’s doodle theme is Fall and Spring, so no matter which hemisphere you’re on, you can make a beautiful flower crown! Because I wanted [...]
For this month's IggleStitch cross stitch project, we are going to cross stitch the dragons from the classic Bubble Bobble arcade game, Bub and Bob! (Did you know they were named that?! I did not know until 5 minutes ago.) Keep reading to learn how!
These days I find myself looking to the small things to take my mind off 2020 and all the weirdness that comes with it, so snail mail that isn’t a bill is always a welcome treat! The fine folks at Snailbox sent one of their boxes to Geek Girl Pen Pals to review, and I’d like to tell you a bit about it!
Once, I was a twelve-year-old girl who played Halo: Reach with her dad. Our basement was musty, but warm and populated by the couches I’d [...]
August’s Iggles Create doodle theme is all about the 80s! To pair with that, IggleStitch is showing you everything you need to make your own PacMan cross stitch bookmark. 8-bit games were (and still are) super popular. Fortunately for us, they are also perfect for cross stitching! This pattern is on Easy mode, for newbies and advanced stitchers alike!
Is there anything more relaxing than gazing up at a beautiful starry sky? Unwind with a starlit meditation as Counselor Bibbidi describes a peaceful night at the campsite.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! IGGPPCamp! This year we’re camping out under the night sky, hunting for cryptids in the woods, and wishing upon shooting stars! Night time is a magical time at camp and hope you’ve been having a blast with your Troop. Before Camp got underway, we reached out to the staff and Counselors to ask them a few campy questions and here’s what they had to say...