Wairarapa primary school teacher and mum of three Elise Hoogsteden-Roberts of Fruit Salad Gal loves wearing her Allsorts jewellery to school – it’s an absolute hit with the kids. She enjoys the fact that her jewellery engages people and ignites smiles and conversation no matter … Read more »
In a house in Featherston, surrounded by second hand treasures (including a lounge suite originally given to her great-grandparents as a wedding gift), Emma McCleary crafts fabric, paper, ink and words into the unique handmade stylings of Emma Makes.
Wairarapa folk are in for a treat this Saturday – Craft Country is on from 10am till 3pm at Greytown Library and Town Hall.
Based in the Wairarapa, Sharyl Skipsey started her jewellery label flameRED in 2009 after moving with her family from Wellington to Featherston for a change of lifestyle. Since then, her creative outlet has grown into a successful small business both online and through retailers around the country.
Craft Country: Wairarapa’s contemporary craft fair is on this Saturday 11 December in Greytown. Featuring such lovely and talented people as Emma McCleary, Boocraft, Whskr, Phersu Dancing, Jo Pearson, Millicent Crow, Gotta Have, Free Range Baby, Freestylen and many more, Craft Country is in the … Read more »