Welcome to Felt, New Zealand's online
marketplace for handmade goods.
Whether you're shopping for quality handcrafted goods or looking to sell your creations, this is the place for you. Join now – it's fast, easy and free!
Printmaker Emily Cater has a busy and interesting life - which includes performing in a handmade mermaid and mariner dress with her band Mermaid and Mariner! She's also just taken part in the Auckland Art and Craft Fair and is currently working on some giant landscape paintings and a new zine. These diverse and colourful interests shine through in her gorgeous range of Miss Crow prints.
Steampunk Runway, 7pm, Saturday 2 August, Christchurch
Christchurch's South Library has gone steampunk, with a great range of themed events, displays, a market - and of course books. Drop in and see a gorgeous array of crafts and creations of the Victorian Future - from corsets to rayguns, jewellery to rocketships! The highlight will be their Steampunk Runway evening, a fashion extravaganza showcasing the imaginative entries in their steampunk competition.
Got a budding ballerina in the family? We have some gorgeous goodies that are sure to delight any little dancer...
Christchurch The Transitional City Part IV
Edited by Barnaby Bennett, Irene Boles and Eugenio Boidi · Reviewed by Jo Drysdall
In the wake of the Christchurch quakes many books have been published about the destruction, the losses and the humbling human response in the days that followed each set of shakes. This work captures something else: the artistic, political and social response of Christchurch
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Fly to... CHC
Until 30 July, Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 5pm at Form Gallery, 468 Colombo Street, Sydenham. Group exhibition including ceramicist Tatyanna Meharry, Felt's The Busy Finch. Admission free.
MARKETS & EVENTS
Saturday 2 August
Steampunk Runway CHC
7pm at South Library, 66 Colombo Street, Beckenham. An evening of steampunk entertainment including fashion runway, inventions, market and an exhibition of steampunk paraphernalia and corsets. Admission free.
Maddi's Market AKL
11am–2pm at 28 Kaurilands Road, Titirangi. Fundraising market for a brave wee girl who is battling leukemia. Crafty goodness, cake stall, vintage and much more. Admission free.
Alfriston Country Market AKL
9am–12pm at Alfriston Community Hall, 300 Mill Rd, Alfriston (beside Alfriston School). Handcrafts for home and family, preserves and plants. Admission free.
Market Place HAM
9am–1pm at St Francis Church, 92 Mansel Ave, Hillcrest. Held first Saturday of the month with more than 30 stallholders, showcasing all things vintage, retro and handmade. Admission free.
Sunday 3 August
10am–2pm at Devonport Community House, 32 Clarence Street. Handmade, vintage, music, fun. Admission free.
Saturday 23 August
9am–12.30pm at Freemans Bay Community Hall, 52 Hepburn Street, Freemans Bay. Connecting community treasure troves of fabric and notions to craft and sewing enthusiasts, and supporting Mercy Hospice. Admission free. Admission free.