2017 Christmas Market Sneak Peeks
Never been to an Encraftment Market before and have no idea what to expect? Here are some of the creative folks who will be selling their handmade products directly to you, no middle man!
The Cake Eating Company
Dare we start with dessert? Yes! If you've got a soft spot for delicious sugar filled treats, you'll have to visit Jamie and her team at The Cake Eating Company. She'll be serving up her donuts and cakes, but keep an eye out on her FB/IG for a full menu closer to the date.
Macrames are one of the biggest trends of the year, seen in many of the homeware stores around town. But why buy mass produced when you can buy a handmade one. Vanessa also makes custom designs.
Who do you call when you want something to add some oomph to an empty shelf? Perry of Peretopia is who! His creations sell out fast, so it's a definite first in, first served situation with his stall!
Do you have sensitive skin and find yourself not reacting well to deodorants? Why not try Bee Fresh's all natural, effective deodorant.; made from 100% organic natural ingredients in compostable eco friendly packaging.
Pumpkin ice cream, who would thought it could be so tasty? Well the folk at Utopia Ice did, and it is! Cool down at the Christmas Market with one of their delicious and unique ice creams, you'll be stumped with choices though, you might have to have more than one!
What does one do with hazelnuts grown in Tai Tapu? Why, make a range of We’ve crafted a range of specialty nut butters, bites, boulders, sprinkles and handfuls… to name just a few! No preservatives or nasty additives! Hazelnut and Coconut just sounds delish! Yumm!
Peter takes unusable pieces and breaths new life into them for another generation to enjoy, his latest projects have included musical instruments.
Pretty Birds Creations
After classic, great quality & feminine jewellery? Lee from Pretty Birds has you covered, with her huge range of beautiful earrings, rings, necklaces and more!
The Hoop House
Although big graphic prints with quotes are the *in* thing, there's always something special about a classic hand embroidered hoop and it's definitely something that it kept and cherished forever.
Bows And Things
Shopping for a Christmas present for a punny person? You'll have to get your hands on one of Bows and Things' cute pun greeting cards (and other paper goods).
Escape into your own paradise every day with Cove Body - luxury, vegan, handcrafted skincare created with high quality plant-based ingredients.
Well made children accessories are always something you keep through out the generation and Mini Made create fantastic toys to last the years, check out those beds!
Make It Raw
Julia is the mastermind behind Make It Raw, creating gluten-free, dairy-free, sugar-free and organic but most importantly delicious food that is full of flavour!
Shits About To Get Dainty
Rob of SATGD lures in a crowd of his own at the market and you can see why! His creations are in a league of their own! Rad creatures all on hand drawn on dainty ceramics.
Taylor is taking laser cutting to a new level with his awesome designs on every day home limits, his coasters are definitely on our "to buy" list!
Just like their name entails, these neons by Radikal Neon are indeed, RAD! Best thing about them though, they are open to custom designs, perfect for presents, businesses or even weddings!
Rock Pebble Stones
It's always remarkable to see what people do with things you see around you all the time, these painted rocks, pebbles and stones are fantastic! There's a design for everyone, even educational ones for kids.
Prickle And Pop
Kirsty of Prickle and Pop is one creative soul and will hit the soft spot for anyone who is a lover of native birds, she also has a great range of greeting cards available.
Honey And Spice
Honey and Spice are one of our long time stallholders and there's a reason why! All their handmade soaps, skincare and hair products are amazing, smell delicious and our shoppers love them! And you will to!
Creative Clay Studio
Cecilia is definitely one creative being! Her ceramic products are always such a hit with our shoppers and often sell out very quickly.
Pint Size Goods
Pint sized goods for the pint sized humans in your life. Andrea primarily creates tangrams and teepees of various colours.
Khadil Dolls are handmade here in New Zealand from 100% natural materials to inspire play and connection to our beautiful planet and a sustainable way of life.