handmade new zealand

3:00pm Monday, 28 May.

Awesome things in New Zealand: mountains, huge cups of coffee, hobbits, Handmade 2012.

the people's pennant

9:00am Saturday, 26 May.

Hand-printed and hand-sewn, The People's Pennant celebrates things we can all get behind. Like drinking coffee and reading books and getting out of bed.

sew and tell

8:00am Tuesday, 22 May.

Pop Saturday May 26th in your diaries and circle it with glee, because it is the day of the Sew & Tell: Handmade and Hand-Me-Down Fair and therefore sure to be ridiculously full of good things to do and see.

make your own doll kit

3:00pm Tuesday, 15 May.

The rainy season has come, and therefore so has the crafting monsoon.

pom pom rings

9:00am Saturday, 05 May.

We are of the opinion that there are not enough pom poms in the world. Especially on our hands.

nikki gabriel giveaway

9:00am Thursday, 03 May.

Kiwi knitting guru Nikki Gabriel has just opened her very own store. To celebrate, she has oh-so-kindly offered us a few sets of her special hand-painted needles to give away.

totoro cross-stitch

10:00am Sunday, 29 Apr.

His name is Raynor, he has a beard, and he does crochet under the name The Shy Lion. This is one of his many rad projects.

wool and the gang

10:00am Saturday, 28 Apr.

Can't decide whether you want to buy a pre-made jumper this winter or knit one yourself? This nifty company offers both options.

friendship chair

9:00am Monday, 16 Apr.

Gah – how many friendship bracelets did we churn out in primary school? Roughly a gazillion? Still, we never made one like this.

how tea cosies changed the world

2:00pm Thursday, 12 Apr.

This is possibly one of the best book titles that we have come across in yonks.

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