Sunday, 1 July 2018

Au revoir, auf wiedersehen...Good-bye!

And we raise a final toast to a little over three years of handmade goodness at The Creative Café! 

Thanks to everyone who supported us throughout the years!

We look forward to seeing you again in the Fall at: 

Our Happy Place

(register for our newsletter at the link above!)

Big hugs,
The Creative Ladies
Julie, Laetitia and Sandra

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Summer Workshops at The Creative Café

Summer Essentials with DoTERRA Essential Oils

2 June 2018, 10:30-12:00

What's not to love about summer? Perhaps the heat, pesky mosquitoes, or seasonal allergies make that grill fest not so fun? During this class we will explore ways to stay healthy and active during the summer months without the harmful ingredients.

Join us as we learn how to make our own:
- All-natural cooling spray and bug spray
- Rollerballs for allergy and itch relief
- Learn ways to cook with essential oils
- Muscle and tension relief from long hikes

Cost: 40 CHF for workshop, including 2 make and take items
Max participants is 6.

Creativity & Education. Pin, play & stick to it.

9 June 2018, 9:30-12:00

Are you tired of temper tantrums, repeating yourself 100 times and having little quality time with your kids? Join us for this fun and interactive workshop to learn more about the 3 Simpolino secrets. 

• Learn what happy families do different.
• Create magnetic education suited to your family’s needs.
• Walk home with your magnetic tools, inspired to use them immediately in your family.

Included: 40 magnetic squares, icons, 3 magnetic play pins. chores chart, weekly template & emotionswheel . Magnetic boards & cubes can be purchased during the workshop.

Cost: 45 CHF per person
Duration: 2,5 hours
Available in EN/DE
Max 6 participants

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

May is here!!!

What's your favorite thing about May? We love that the sun is shining, every weekend is a holiday (well almost...) and summer is just around the corner! And......we get to celebrate all the Moms out there! 

We have some lovely new products this month, including jewellery by the lovely Nadine from Schmuckkistli, variety of bags and pouches for summer fun by Julie and Laetitia, new selection of kids clothes and gifts, and much more! We look forward to welcoming you soon!  
Due to all of the public holidays in May, we have not scheduled any workshops. If you would like to book a private workshop with us, we would love to hear from you! Send us an email with you request! 

We will be closed for Ascension (Auffahrt) weekend from 10-12 May.
Have a lovely weekend!

Saturday, 21 April 2018

Hours during Spring Holidays


During the spring holidays (23 April - 5 May), we will have reduced hours as follows:

Tues-Thurs, 24 - 26 April : 9:00 - 13:00 (Closed afternoons)
Sat, 28 April - CLOSED
Tues, 1 May - CLOSED (Public Holiday)
Wed-Thur's, 2-3 May: 9:30 - 12:00 (Closed afternoons)
Sat., 5 May: 9:30 - 14:00

Upcoming Kids Workshops! Sign up NOW!


We still have spaces available for the kids workshops during the upcoming spring holidays! Our "Mother's Day Surprise" workshop will not disappoint all the Moms and Grandmas out there ;-)!

Check out more on our Creative Calendar and/or our Facebook Events page!  Registration ends on Sunday, 22 April, so please contact us if you are interested in registering your child(ren)!

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Let's Celebrate!!!

WOOOHOOO! It's our birthday!!

We want to thank you for all of your support over the past three years, so mark your calendars for next week (6-10 March) where we will have some awesome specials, free gifts and events.  
We have sooooooo many fun workshops and events this month that this newsletter would go on and on and on.... SO, here's a little collage summary of them and you can find information on ALL workshops and events on our Facebook page, as well as on our blog calendar! See something you like but can't make the dates, contact us and we'll see if we can schedule a new time for you and your friends!

We have a more open, airy set up for Spring to show off some beautiful new products...including adorable MAILEG bunnies and gift items, new pottery from IZ Tableware Japan, Easter bags from Julie Blume and cool new stamps and paper products just to name a few. Follow us on Facebook to see more products during the month!

We will be closed for Easter weekend from 30 March through 2 April.
Have a lovely holiday!
Contact us at for more information on the above. Or stop by to see us during our opening hours:

Tuesdays: 9:30-12:00; 13:30-17:00
Wednesdays: 9:30-12:00
Thursdays: 9:30-12:00; 13:30-17:00
Saturdays: 9:30-14:00

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

February Events

Hearts, love songs...chocolate! 'tis the month of LOVE!

Show someone special how much you love them with a handmade card and gift! Join us to make a blooming soap on 3 February, a Valentine card on 7 February or learning to knit a nice present on 24 February... or maybe all three!!  Alternatively, grab some friends and book a private event with us where you can tailor what you want to make! The possibilities for handmade goodness are endless and we are here to help you.  
Discover all the secrets of natural beauty by  joining Zeineb from the Tea and Beauty Shop to make your very own blooming soap on Sat., 3 February. All materials are 100% organic and natural and will make your skin feel amazing! Course price is CHF 45.- and includes all materials and light refreshments.
Make your loved ones a special Valentine this year! Join Julie on Wed., 7 February in the morning or afternoon to make a selection of 5 mini cards and/or tags (course price: CHF 25.-). Register by 6 February by emailing us at  
Back by popular demand! Join Clementine from Deux Pois Deux Measures for her knitting course to master the fundamentals including the garter stitch, jersey and rib. Course price is 50.- and still has a couple spots open, so sign up soon!
Find out more information on our workshop offerings for children and adults on our creative calendar here or on our Facebook Events page!

Or maybe you want to book a private workshop to hang out with your friends or kids! We would love to help you with this and have loads of ideas on fun things you can make! Contact us for more information!  

We will be closed from 10 - 17 February to enjoy the AMAZING snowfall here in Switzerland. We look forward to welcoming you back on Tuesday, 20 February! 

Good-bye Apoteka Havlik...

We are sad to say good-bye to Apoteka Havlik this month...Thanks, Petra, for introducing us to some amazing products! We wish you all the best.
Petra will still be selling some products on her online shop here:
Check this brand and try our amazing face creams and masks, natural soaps or shampoos. All made out of organic herbs and esential oils. Bio certified.

Thursday, 4 January 2018

HELLO 2018!!!


May 2018 bring you lots of laughter, creative energy to try something new and good friends to enjoy both with!

We are happy to be back in business as of 9 January after a calm,
relaxing break with our families.

And...January is SALE TIME! Stock up on Christmas items for next year, birthday presents for kids on your list or just a little something special for yourself!

We look forward to seeing you soon! 

PS - we have some amazing workshops this month with hosts from Deux pois Deux Mesures and the Tea and Beauty Shop! Check out our Creative Calendar for more info!