HEIDI COHEN

Creator & Owner of

The Lanyard Ladies

Making Friendships One Stitch at a Time

Meet The Real Lanyard Lady

 My name is  Heidi Cohen and I'm from Long Island, New York. I am the owner of The Lanyard Ladies, Inc. One summer, while working in a summer camp teaching campers how to make friendship bracelets and lanyard bracelets, I came up with the idea for The Lanyard Ladies.  The friendship bracelet & lanyard station was the most popular place to visit in camp. Kids went crazy to learn how to make these awesome bracelets.   
  One day the idea appeared as I thought "I bet friendship bracelets and lanyard birthday parties would be very popular." I thought about it a little and then a little more and then a little more and before long that was all I could think about.  I thought "What a great idea this is! I'm going to try it." I thought I would just do a few parties on the weekends to keep  busy and make some extra money but little did I know the success that was coming.   
This little idea grew so fast. The parties are a big hit and all the kids love them. The moment I really knew this was going to take off was when a little girl at a party looked at me and said "When I grow up,   I want to be a Lanyard Lady!" It was an amazing feeling that I inspired a child.

I am looking forward to seeing where this wonderful journey takes me.

Best Birthday Party on Long Island!

Meet The Team

The Lanyard Ladies Employee
The Lanyard Ladies Employee

Hailey

Frankie

The Lanyard Ladies Employee

Sasha

Briana

The Lanyard Ladies Employee

Samantha

Sasha