FREE Shipping On All Domestic US Orders!
Cart 0

Blog

Lazy Hazy Summer Doldrums Online Shopping List!

crafts cute handmade hot online shopping online store shopping shopping list summer

Lazy Hazy Summer Doldrums Online Shopping List!

OK - who else is completely over this "heat bubble" we've been trapped under?? We sure are! Luckily, the best way to beat the summertime blues is with retail therapy, and we've compiled a list of our top 5 choices in the shop right now. Ariel's Picks:  1. Pizza Forever Enamel Pin - Let's face it: it's too darn hot to eat some molten cheesy goodness, so the next best thing is this enamel pin! 2. Poke Party Crop Top - Pokemon Go is just about the only thing that makes walking around in a heatwave worthwhile and now you can rep your...

Read more →


Pokemon!

Pokemon!

Naturally, our next blog post is about Pokemon Go! We're all playing here at the store (though the catching is largely Ratatas). Lucky for us, Planet Cute is located near a PokeStop, so we can spend all day stocking up!  We put together a few of our favorite Poke-tips and tricks to help you catch 'em all!   1. Don't power anything up until after you evolve it! Don't waste stardust and candy powering up your Pokemon until after you've evolved them. Once they're fully evolved, load them up!  2. A million Ratatas have their uses... You might get tired of catching the...

Read more →


Welcome to Planet Cute: Store Tour!

In case you missed it, here's a great compilation video we put together chronicling the beginning stages of the store to now! It was a long journey, and the hard worked certainly paid off, don't you think?? Check it out below!

Read more →


How to Buy the Perfect gift!

How to Buy the Perfect gift!

I love giving gifts, but I know it can be quite stressful. I have learned a lot in my 18 years of retail sales, you might even call me an expert (go ahead, I don't mind!). As a salesperson I asked my clients questions to figure out how best to serve them, because they frequently did not know where to begin. Who? What? Why? When? Where? The "who" might seem obvious, but there is a lot of information packed into the answer. Is it a child, friend, lover, relative, co-worker, acquaintance? The level of intimacy with the recipient is important...

Read more →


Meet Emily from Slope Girl Knits

Meet Emily from Slope Girl Knits

The first class hosted in our craft room is coming up soon. Today we're going to introduce the talented lady who will be teaching! Emily, owner of Slope Girl Knits, has been knitting since she was a teen. In 2013 she launched her Etsy shop, to share her knitted and crocheted wares -including hats, scarves, mittens and decorations- with eager customers. We met Emily last fall during our 7th Ave pop-up shop and carried a few of her items in our store. We're looking forward to working with her again as the weather gets colder! For July, Emily will be...

Read more →