Pint-sized Park Slopers love Hiho Batik for its stylish batik apparel, which is made by using the traditional method of applying waxes and dyes to fabric. But for crafty kids who want to try the technique themselves, the store also doubles as a studio and party space. Store owners Julia Gordon and Robyn Stylman can make stencils to fit any party theme; guests are also invited to “graffiti” the space’s chalkboard walls after their creations are complete.Kaya, 9, the daughter of Harald and Lynn Husman, owners of children's clothing companyAppaman, had her ninth birthday at the craft spot and we were there to get an inside look—click through our slide show, below, to find out more about birthday parties at Hiho Batik. 184 Fifth Ave at Berkeley Pl, Park Slope, Brooklyn (718-622-4446, hihobatik.com). Prices start at $40 per person for up to 20 kids. Ages 5 and up.
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