Posts Tagged ‘market’

Here comes the General Collective Market!

Monday, August 7th, 2017

Hello Auckland! The fabulous General Collective Market is coming your way on Sunday 13 August, and Felt will be there – come along and say hello for your chance to win one of three $50 Felt vouchers!

Showcasing an incredible line up of 280 handpicked designers, makers and creatives from all over New Zealand, General Collective has a focus on high quality and unique products. Check out lifestyle products, designer homewares, art, fashion, handmade toys and more!

It’s a great family friendly day out with kids’ activities and a mouthwatering spread of food, coffee, and a wine bar.

Date: Sunday August 13
Time: 9am–3pm
Place: ASB Showgrounds – Pavilion 3/4, 217 Greenlane West, Greenlane
Cost: $2 entry, under 15 yrs FREE
Parking: FREE street parking on Puriri Drive and in Cornwall Park. Onsite parking for $5. Parking also available at Greenlane Clinical Centre.
More information: www.generalcollective.co.nz

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Craft Central returns to the capital this weekend

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Heads up Wellington! Craft Central is coming your way this Saturday, and Felt will be there!

Craft Central brings local designers, artists and artisan food producers together in a stunning venue for a day of shopping, meeting the designers and hearing the stories behind their art, craft and food.

This weekend’s market will be at the grand opening of The Courtyard in the newly refurbished Reading Courtenay Central complex – check it out!

Date: Saturday July 22
Time: 10am–8pm
Place: The Courtyard, Courtenay Central, 100 Courtenay Place, Wellington
Cost: Free entry
More information: www.facebook.com/craftcentralnz/

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Get ready for Encraftment, Canterbury!

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Whoop whoop! This Sunday is the Winter Encraftment Market, Cantabrians – mark it in your calendar and make sure you get to Lincoln for this great gathering of 70 stalls, showcasing premium products designed and produced by the stallholder. A great day at Encraftment is easy with ATMs, parking and great food and coffee onsite.

Date: Sunday June 25
Time: 10am–3pm
Place: Lincoln Event Centre, 15 Meijer Place, Lincoln.
Cost: Free entry
More information: www.encraftment.com

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Auckland Fair is this Sunday…

Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Aucklanders, make sure your schedule is clear tomorrow, because the place to be is Shed 10, Queen’s Wharf for the final Auckland Fair, a maker event like no other. Come and purchase from 100 talented New Zealand designers, artisans and craftspeople, all under one roof for one day only!

Date: Sunday June 18
Time: 10.30am-5pm
Place: Shed 10, Queen’s Wharf
Admission: $6, children under 12 free
More information: aucklandfair.com

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What’s on this week

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

Here is this week’s selection of crafty and creative events from around Aotearoa.

Crafty Happenings Weekly Bulletin

Christchurch

Winter Encraftment

Winter Encraftment
Sunday 3 July: 10am–3pm, Lincoln Event Centre, 15 Meijer Dr, Lincoln. Admission free.
Canterbury’s own Winter Encraftment market comes to Lincoln with fresh, local, handmade design, delicious food, and refreshments. There’s plenty of off street parking and an ATM onsite. Find out more »

Bay of Plenty

The Little Big Market

The Little Big Market
Saturday 2 July: 9am–2pm, corner of Matai Street and Maunganui Road, Mt Maunganui. Admission free.
Held on the first Saturday of every month, this a great market where you can hang out and enjoy the surroundings, music, good food and the best products from a select range of artisans and producers. Find out more »

Auckland

Upper Queen Street Market
Saturday 2 July: 10am–2pm, Auckland Baptist Tabernacle, 429 Queen Street. Admission free. Arts and crafts, vintage items, and yummy food. Parking available. Entry through back of church. Find out more »

 

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Whoop whoop! The General Collective is back this Saturday

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

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Auckland crafties, get your skates on and wheel on over to Ponsonby Central this Saturday, because the General Collective Winter Market will be there too!

In an inspired collaboration between these two awesome Auckland institutions, hand-picked Kiwi creatives will be showcasing their high quality work in a fabulous setting.

Cosy up in the indoor market and enjoy all the goodies the General Collective offers, then pop downstairs to the eateries of Ponsonby Central to enjoy a bite to eat, or meet friends for an afternoon drink. What a great excuse to get out of the house on a wintery day!

It’s all happening this Saturday, 25 June, from 10am to 2pm in the Sapphire Room (upstairs), The Lane, Ponsonby Central, 136-138 Ponsonby Road, and admission is free. Find out more here.

What’s on this week

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Here is this week’s selection of crafty and creative events from around Aotearoa.

Crafty Happenings Weekly Bulletin

Christchurch

Midwinter Woolfeast

Midwinter Woolfeast
Saturday 18 June: 10am–5pm, Te Hapua: Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Road. Admission free.
A wool spectacular featuring New Zealand’s leading indie yarn dyers and fibre artisans. Shop till you drop and sample craft beer and yummy food. Midwinter Woolfeast is an official World Wide Knit In Public Day host. Find out more »

Stash reHash

Stash Rehash
Saturday 18 June: 11am–2pm, St Mark’s Church, Withells Road, Avonhead. Admission by gold coin donation.
A crafty way to help people with arthritis! Stash reHash is a materials and craft supplies market with a difference. You can get rid of your old stash, buy some new and help the 620,000 people in New Zealand with arthritis. Find out more »

Knit Around the Orbiter
Saturday 18 June: 1pm–3pm, Te Hapua: Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Road. Admission free. Celebrate World Wide Knit in Public Day with a knitting loop on the bus. Meet at Barrington Mall bus stop (opposite Spreydon Library) at 1pm to catch the 1.06pm clockwise Orbiter – look for the yarny bike on the front! Find out more »

Wellington

Midwinter Knack
Saturday 18 June: 9.30am – 1.30pm, Berhampore School Hall, 105 Britomart St, Berhampore. Admission free. Beautiful, original, New Zealand made craft and design direct from the makers, many of whom have a recycled and ecological focus. Free parking, Eftpos available. Find out more »

Auckland

Sit & Knit
Saturday 18 June: 10am–4pm, Auckland Museum. Admission free. Celebrate World Wide Knit in Public Day! Get your needles clicking to put together a peggy square blanket for the Auckland City Mission. Find out more »

 
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What’s on this week

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Here is this week’s selection of crafty and creative events from around Aotearoa.

Crafty Happenings Weekly Bulletin

Bay of Plenty

Little Big Markets

The Little Big Market
9am–2pm, corner of Matai Street and Maunganui Road, Mt Maunganui. Admission free.
A great big little market of all things crafty, designer and handmade. Hang out and enjoy the surroundings, great music, good food and the best products from a range of artisans and producers. Find out more »

Tauranga Zinefest

Tauranga Zinefest
10am–4pm at Tauranga Art Gallery, corner of Wharf and Willow Streets. Admission free.
A day of all things ‘zine’! Enjoy speakers, demos, workshops, and other zine-related fun. Presented in partnership with the Tauranga Art Gallery and in collaboration with The Incubator. Find out more »

Wellington

Wellington Zinefest’s Winter Zine Market
12–5pm at Thistle Hall, Cuba Street. A healthy helping of ziney goodness during Wellington Comic Con. Find out more »

Auckland

Upper Queen Street Market
10am–2pm at Auckland Baptist Tabernacle, 429 Queen Street. Admission free. Awesome arts and crafts, vintage items, and yummy food. Find out more »

 
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General Collective Market, Auckland, this Saturday!

Friday, May 20th, 2016

General Collective Market, Saturday 21 May

General Collective’s Autumn Market is happening in Auckland this Saturday 21 May from 9am till 3pm – with 135 stalls featuring talented Kiwi makers (including Ellaquaint, Needle and Nail, Zippitydoodah, Sandra Waine and more), it’s going to be a fabulous day!

Fox Hottie Cover by Zippitydoodah

Needle & Nail || Mini Mailbox

Hand Printed 300 Thread Count Pillowcase - Pussycat by Sandra Waine

Toutouwai / South Island Robin - Native Manu print by Ellaquaint

Head along to C3 tomorrow, at 20 Cawley Street in Ellerslie, Auckland to join the fun (and if you can’t make it, you can always treat yourself to a shopping spree on Felt!).

Don’t miss The Little Big Markets, 9 till 2 this Saturday in Mount Maunganui!

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

The Little Big Markets, Mount Maunganui

It’s the first Saturday of the month this weekend, so here’s a crafty shout-out to the Bay of Plenty – because first Saturday means it’s Little Big Market time in Mt Maunganui!

Running from 9am to 2pm on the corner of Matai Street and Maunganui Road, this is a buzzing marketplace of all things crafty, designer and hand made, so of course there are some fabulous Felties in attendance…

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Make a morning of it, and why not get something gorgeous for Mum while you’re there? And remember if you can’t make it to the Mount you’ll find all these goodies here on Felt, 24/7.

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