There’s nothing quite like well crafted gifts for the little people in your life: they have heart and soul that mass produced toys just can’t compete with. We’ve picked out a beautiful range of locally made, cute and colourful creations for kids – so check out our Gifts for Children page now!
Goblin wrangler and librarian Pam Vallender of Rednellav Goblin Catchers reckons her Urban Goblins are rather like weka, magpies, or UK urban foxes: they’ve ended up in our back yards because people have made it possible. Her goblins know that where there are people, there are interesting things to eat and shiny objects…
Maki Lourie of Sew Mama is passionate about making beautiful products from beautiful fabrics, and making people smile! Her work, creating carefully-finished reusable textile products for children, is fuelled by the desire to bring her customers a bit of happiness, as well as reducing single-use plastic waste…
Perfect for little ones’ lunches and snacks, these three-packs of beeswax wraps from Beeline will keep little lunches lovely
How cute is this?! Turn your wee bee into his or her favourite animal. These adorable bunny bonnets from Wee Bee will add a touch of wonder and whimsy to your child’s wardrobe
When grandfather and builder “Papa Stu” embarked on his new project of Timber and Twine Handmade Toys, he also began a journey into new technologies and production techniques. His tactile timber toys are lovingly made in his Christchurch workshop using beautiful native reclaimed timbers and natural finishes, and are designed to inspire imaginative, naturally engaging play for preschoolers, and sensory experiences for babies.
Are you helping Hana Koko out with his deliveries this year? We have some sweet stockings and Santa sacks, plus plenty of quality Aotearoa-made goodies to go in them
There’s nothing quite like well crafted gifts for the tamariki in your life – they have heart and soul that mass produced toys just can’t compete with. We picked out these cute and colourful creations for children, all made here in Aotearoa. Tapatapahi ana!
Russian-born Valentina Karpenko is the mastermind behind the young small business Pink Basket, for which she creates a menagerie of distinctive, appealing, and personality-filled toy creatures.