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Everything on Felt is made in New Zealand by passionate local artists, designers, makers and craftspeople. When you make a purchase on Felt, you’re not only buying something beautiful – you’re investing in your community, nurturing local creativity, celebrating Kiwi ingenuity and supporting the little guys. We think that’s a pretty epic way to shop!

All items on Felt are listed by individual sellers. Prices are in New Zealand dollars, are GST inclusive and do not include shipping. Every effort has been made to ensure prices and details are correct at the time of publication, but these are specified independently on the Felt website by the individual seller. Current prices and details are shown on the website.

Contents Meri Kirihimete: kiwi-flavoured gifts 2 Postable pressies 4 Gifts for domestic gods and goddesses 6 Gifts for guys 8 Secret Santa (gifts under $20) 10 Gifts for fashionistas 12 Gifts for children 14 Gifts for families 17 Stockings and fillers 18 Gifts for makers and creatives 20 Gifts for gardeners 21 Gifts for hipsters 22 Gifts for geeks 23 Gifts for art lovers and culture junkies 24 #trending 25 Deck the halls 26 Wrapping it all up: tags, cards and wrapping 27 Directory 28 How to order 33

Front cover: December print by Holly Roach, $49 Back cover: Ho Ho Ho knuckle tattoo Christmas card by Odd One Out, $6

Kereru pencil case, $31.50 Made in Wellington by The Sewphist

Heart NZ – State of Hearts print, $80 Made in Auckland by Dip Design

Kiwiana retro ragdoll, $20 Made in Havelock North by Betsy & Fred

Meri Kirihimete: kiwi-flavoured gifts Looking for that perfect gift with a distinctive Kiwi flavour? Felt has the largest selection of locally made gifts in New Zealand and we’ve handpicked a choice collection to make yours a Kiwi Christmas. Sweet as.

NZ Native Birds Colouring Book, $24.99 Designed in Wellington by Joe McMenamin

Glass kete with feathers and native flax handle, $47.99 Made in Auckland by Red Hot Glass

Golden Bay cushion cover, $45 Made in Nelson by My Heart Sings

Festive red Two Tui teatowel, $18 Screen printed in Auckland by Holly Roach


 When someone buys something I’ve made, I feel fantastic. It is so awesome being able to connect directly to the customer through a platform like Felt. I would keep making if no one was buying... but by selling, I have the room to make more! Imogen Wilson,

White Heron – Kotuku A4 print, $28 Made in Auckland by Hansby Design

Crayons in Māori, $15 Made in Auckland by Glenn Jones Art

Māori Pin Up Girl brooch, $12 Made in Queenstown by Tabby & Mimi

Sterling silver manuka flower stud earrings, $39 Made in Wellington by Su Keates

New Zealand coin ring, $45 Made in Queenstown by Gold Pan Pete Design

Mixed Bag lolly magnets, $22 Made by Kelly Vize in Auckland

Limited edition handbound journal, $50 Made in Auckland by Mettaville in collaboration with Holly Roach

It means the world to be able to sell our jewellery. It is validation that our work is good and we sell quality products, especially when we have repeat customers. It sounds cliche but there really is a little part of us in every piece of jewellery we make. Nikki Tatter,


SuperVery flock of birds wall art, $30 Made in Wellington by SuperVery

Puppy Hottie Cover, $45 Made in Christchurch by Zippitydoodah

Postable pressies It’s always a challenge to find suitable presents for sending to family and friends overseas, so we’ve picked out some small, light and not too breakable gift ideas you can pop in the post this Christmas.

Ferns cushion cover, $45 Made in Christchurch by Sabra Jayne

Natural linen swan vase print tea towel, $24 Made in Dunedin by Crown and Feathers

Old Man and the Sea tea cosy, $15 Made in Auckland by Charming New Zealand


Jute and cotton table runner, $60 Hand woven in Auckland by Wrapt Weaving

Flying Tui geo necklace, $30 Made in Rotorua by Native Creative

Hand painted Habotai silk scarf, $59 Made by Satherley Silks in Auckland

Hand dyed Shibori scarf, $35 Made in Rotorua by Ruru Textiles

Textured indigo cotton tote bag, $18 Made in Wellington by Bellwheel

It’s like putting a piece of my soul out there for everyone to see. My little contribution to the world. Sometimes that can be a little scary, but it’s extremely rewarding when you’ve taken that risk and you find that your work resonates with somebody (even just one person). Louise Morton,


Leather top banner flag, $28 Recycled heart rimu and copper egg cups, set of four, $49

Made in Wanganui by Missprint Design

Made in Whitianga by Whale Woodworks

Fused glass coasters, two for $38 Made in Nelson by E-fusion

Gifts for domestic gods and goddesses Every domestic goddess (or god) appreciates the value of beautifully made belongings, so Felt is the perfect place to shop for them.

Kauri chopping board, $80 Made on Waiheke Island by Tree Essence

Faceted Kauri vase, $89 Made in Kerikeri by Gwyneth Hulse Design Reusable produce bags, $22.50 Made in Diamond Harbour by The Rubbish Whisperer 6

Macrame hanger, $69 Made in Auckland by Crafted

Handcrafted copper and brass spoons, $180 each Made on the West Coast by Brightonmine

Blue grey salad bowl, $130 Made in Nelson by Stephen Robertson

Denim plant holder, $20 Made in Rotorua by What the Hek Kauri coffee table, $240 Made in Wellington by Little Tables

Gypsy cushion, $40 Made in Porirua by Homesewn

Fresh Faced cucumber and jasmine moisturiser, $39.95 Made in Wellington by The Sage Apothecary


Grease Monkey pumice scrub, $11

Translucent Ocean Blue x Mahogany wood and resin ring, $100

Made in Whangarei by Fair & Square

Handcrafted in Christchurch by Greeen Custom

Greenstone pendant, $55 Hand carved in Twizel by Emberglow

Gifts for guys

Plum and apple chutney, $8.50 Made in Christchurch by Buoni Sapori

Stuck on what to get a guy for Christmas? Felt’s a treasure trove of manly gift ideas for brothers, sons, husbands and boyfriends.

New Zealand Backcountry Cooking by Paul and Rebecca Garland, $39.99

The Triple Rim of Fire pizza oven, $685

Eight pocket lure bag, $79.95

Made in Foxton by Josh Timmins

Made in Hastings by Bag Em


Rangitoto magnetic key holder, $59 Made in Kerikeri by NZ by Nature

New Zealand Cricket ODI Shirts 1980–2015 A3 poster, $12 Made in Wellington by Into the White

Leather wallet, $35 Made in Lower Hutt by Nick Wolf

Walnut pen, $35 Hand turned in Dunedin by Trees Set Free

Block hoodie, $90 Made in Nelson by The Seamstress

Viking Radiator 2000 retro lamp, $350 Made in Rangiora by Steelbark


Secret Santa (gifts under $20)










1 Oma Rapeti A4 print by Little Laneway, $20 2 Eskimo keyring by Kelly Vize, $12 3 Hand stamped guitar pick by

Mixed Up, $18.90 4 Wooden llama by Dean’s Workshop, $17.50 5 Geranium bath bombs by Lady of the Flowerz, $8 6 Kiwiana tea towel by Marmalade, $8 7 Choco Balm dark chocolate lip balm by Fat Spatula, $12 8 Loukoumi Divine Rose turkish delight, 250g, $12 9 Vanilla Peppermint soap by Honey and Spice, $9.50











1 Tic Tac Toe travel game by Ta Da, $15 2 Felt keyrings by Pink Basket, $15 each 3 Hello wall art by Peg Creative, $20 4 Blackboard labels by Alphachroma, set of 10, $6 5 Millennium Falcon goat’s milk soap by Crazy Crayons, $8 6 Owl cushion by The Felted Room, $15 7 3D printed owl cookie cutter by Making It, $15 8 Soy/beeswax colour dipped taper candle by Rose in Thorns, $13 9 Aporah Cacao-Mint, Orange-Vanilla or Ginger-Lime lip balms,

$5 each


7 square link bunting necklace, $22 Made in Mount Maunganui by Jaded Seas Designs

Copper and sterling silver leaf earrings, $45 Made in Twizel by Emberglow

Gifts for fashionistas From unique accessories to handmade haute couture, Felt is a goldmine for style leaders, so if you’ve got a fashionista to buy for this Christmas, you’re in the right place.

Made in Auckland by Bag Fever

Blossom drop earrings, $125 Made in Auckland by Whalebird Jewellery

Draped dress, $40 Made in Hamilton by Stitchery

Summer Fling tatted lace earrings, $25 Made in Auckland by MelSMay Designs

Hamsa Hand jasper bracelet, $28.95 Made in Auckland by Kati Brown Designs


Leather and hide clutch with tassle, $50

Wander Often, Wonder Always necklace, $59.90 Made in Canterbury by Hello Lovely

Ylang ylang body oil, $39.80 Made in Christchurch by Hedonista

Pink floral headband, $65 Made in Auckland by Blossom Road

Red beech and copper triangle earrings, $100 Made in Christchurch by Cobredera Hand woven and dyed wool and mohair scarf, $125 Made in Nelson by Sue Bateup Travel toiletry/shoe bag, $32 Made in Christchurch by Missus Mac

Handblended pearl gold shimmer nail polish, $12 Made in Riwaka by Artisan Cosmetics

A truly handmade item is a one-off piece and offers something that mass produced items don’t have. People who live, decorate, dress, eat... differently to the mainstream will always look for original items to underline their unique lifestyle. Ingrid Schloemer, 13

Unicorn, $35

Handcrafted push-along elephant, $24

Made in Wellington by Jane Dunn

Made in Christchurch by Tekton Toys

Gifts for children

Heirloom cloth doll, $65 Made in Auckland by Zealous Design

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 these cute and colourful creations for kids.

Wooden play castle, $450 Made in Auckland by The Elves and the Woodbotherer

Wooden gem blocks, set of 12, $28.50 Made in Hokianga by Dean’s Workshop

Chunky chalkboard blocks, $38.50 Made in Hastings by Peterson Woodcraft



I’m at my most creative when demand is high. When there’s a stack of orders and interest it’s so encouraging and inspiring that I often end up working through the night, or against the light left in the day, to trial a new design and put it out to the world for feedback. Helen Riley Duddin,

Giant wooden truck, $759 Made in Opua by Hebe Natural Children’s Furniture Natural play dough, 500g, $8.50 Made in Auckland by Dough Queen

Fabric wings, $30 Made in Papamoa by Hello Fallow

Sleeping baby bunnies, $22 each Made in Auckland by Pink Basket

Wooden triceratops, $30 Made in Auckland by The Elves and the Woodbotherer

Heirloom hobby horse, $135 Made in Hastings by Nobel Steed

I like the idea that little girls can have a piece of artwork in their rooms, theirs to treasure, forever. It’s not mass produced, doesn’t come in a plastic box, and it tells a story. Those things are important to me. Claire Leblond, 15

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1 Leatherette flying helmet by Heart Felt, $25 2 Felt cheeseboard set by Katiemily Design, $15 3 Cotton cow by

Dottie Lottie, $25 4 Driftwood wand by Vintage Belle, $9 5 Tikoi wooden toy camera, $30 6 Nature diary by So So and Company, $14 7 Khadil girl doll, $79 8 Billy goats gruff by Nuttree Corner,

$35 each 9 Tabby cat felt mask by Small & Loud, $25


Rainbow weekly wall planner, $90 Made in Dunedin by Objectify Giant Wooden Connect 4, $1140 Made in Auckland by The Elves and the Woodbotherer

Gifts for families Christmas is all about family, so why not get a family you love something they can enjoy together? Felt has gifts, games and activities to engage and delight the whole whanau. Deluxe home growing kit, $30 Made in Wanaka by Microgreens

Giant bubble kit, $35 Made in Bannockburn by Bubble On

Whānau ceramic heart, $15 Made in Waiuku by The Little White Box

There is a real beauty in something handmade – it speaks of concentration, love and carries the imprint of the hands that made it. I get to make beautiful ceramic objects that can be used in any home and that brings a true sense of joy. Renee Coombe, 17

Stockings and fillers

Personalised quilted stocking, $50 Made in Wellington by Sew Personal

Multi-coloured spot stocking, $25

Vintage blanket stocking, $35

Stocking with pompom trim, $20

Made in Wellington by Paper Moon

Made in Napier by One Paisley Apple

Made in Havelock North by Betsy & Fred

Traditional Christmas sack, $38.50

Made in Auckland by Fox Heirlooms


Personalised hand printed Santa sack, $37

Made in Mount Maunganui by Wash House

Super sized Santa sack with chalkboard star, $45

Made in Rotorua by Bird’s Nest










1 Bebe doll by Mimi and Rufus, $20 2 Kiwi Flyer balsa plane by Glenn Jones Art, $18 3 Wooden woolly

mammoth from Moo and the Gang, $16 4 Re-Sheep keyrings by The Quirky Kat, $12 each 5 Hand crocheted baby chimp by Baldmoose, $15 6 Superhero mask by Les Pommes Rouges, $5.50 7 Honey and Spice gingerbread man soap and organic cotton washcloth, $12.50 8 Smurf Pellet sweets from Fat Spatula, $10 9 Colour-Me-In mini bags by Sew Mama, $11


Merinicorn DK hand dyed yarn, $24

Twin circle hand weaving kit, $40

Made in Christchurch by Theatre of Yarns

Made in Nelson by Twill Textile Design

Medieval style pewter buttons, $10 for 6 Cast in Christchurch by Sebastian Denize of Hand Cast Pewter

Gifts for makers and creatives You just know Felt is the place to shop for the makers and crafty folk on your list – it’s a maker’s natural habitat! We’ve collected up some crafty bits and bobs for creative types to help get you started.

Miniature cushion pin cushion, $10 Made in Levin by Vintage Belle

Pencil blocks, $25 each Made in Christchurch by Diverted Design

Ceramic wool bowl for knitting, $30 Thrown in Greymouth by Karoro Sewciopath iron-on gang patch, $12 Made in Auckland by Odd One Out 20

Sleepy cat hand carved rubber stamp, $12 Made in Auckland by Sandra Waine

Recycled steel free range rooster and chickens, set of four, $150

Seed collection box, $395

Made in Little River by Ironweed

Made in Whitianga by Natasha Courtney

Windsticks kinetic wind sculpture and bird feeder, from $45 Made in Christchurch by NZ Art

Gifts for gardeners For the gardener on your Christmas shopping list, Felt has a bunch of gardening goodies to appeal to those with green fingers.

Mosaic frog wall hanging, $45 Made in Okaihau by Piece by Piece Steel and hickory weeding tool, $47 Forged in Rangiora by Steelbark

Green Vortex mosaic bird bath, $135 Made in Nelson by Esther Baumann Macrocarpa and copper bullrushes, $49.90 each Made in Auckland by Marchelle Big Bunny’s green mizuna seeds, $4.50 Grown in Christchurch by Big Bunny 21

Daisy Chain necklace, $75 Made in Auckland by Nannestad & Sons

Clay horse pendant, $15 Made in Christchurch by Art by Ira Cake knuckles vintage plate, $75 Hand painted in Auckland by Odd One Out

Gifts for hipsters Hipsters – they’re hard to buy for. A keen sense of irony and an eye for the ultra cool is a tough combination when it comes to choosing gifts. We’ve selected a few slightly left field items with a good helping of humour to get you started.

Herringbone Harris Tweed minaudiere clutch, $80 Made in Christchurch by Estelle of Brighton Octopus A4 print, $39

Pedro the Cactus pin cushion, $22.50

Designed in Christchurch by Ernest

I like taking that first piece of wood and running it across the buzzer or passing it through the bandsaw knowing that I am about to turn a plank of timber into something that came out of my mind. I love the shavings and seeing the rough sawn timber reveal the beautiful grain and pattern that lies underneath. Natasha Courtney,


Made in Tauranga by Operatic Frog

Zombie apocalypse survival charm bracelet, $50 Made in Auckland by Vanessa Admiral Sterling Silver Dr Who Necklace, $120 Made in Auckland by ZaZing

Reclaimed wood Star Wars cufflinks, $30 Made in Auckland by Multiverse Designs

Tiny superhero purse, $14 Made in Christchurch by IttyBitty

Gifts for geeks Being a geek is all about unashamed enthusiasm for what you enjoy – be it movies, comics, subcultures, technologies or pastimes. Make sure your geek feels truly loved this Christmas with a handmade salute to their favourite fandom.

Leather mouse pad, $24.90 Made in Auckland by Jennifer Strange Star Wars print, Yoda, $90 Made in Lower Hutt by Joe McMenamin

Sterling silver Pac Man studs, $39 Made in Wellington by Su Keates

The Bat and The Cat pillowcases, $48 Made in Auckland by Sandra Waine 23

Art Deco book sculpture, $45 Hand folded in Wellington by Norac Salad Greyhound textile sculpture, $95 Made in Wanganui by The Felted Room

Gifts for art lovers and culture junkies There’s bound to be someone on your shopping list with an appreciation for the arts. Felt has a fine collection of original art, prints and other goodies to delight culture junkies.

Caravan cushion cover, $45 Made in Nelson by Erica Leather

Original hand coloured woodcut, $69 Made in Dunedin by Liz Abbott

Neinei hand carved woodcut print, $80

Made in Hokianga by Allan Gale Artist’s etching press, $5000 Made in Waihi by Johnny Mulvay


Envy stag wall hanging, $55 Made in Wanaka by Fully Woolly

Geometric rimu necklace, $35 Made in Kerikeri by Gwyneth Hulse Design


Greeen Gold Earth x Rimu wood and resin ring, $130 Handcrafted in Christchurch by Greeen Custom

Huia on Karaka bamboo veneer print, $69 Printed in Rotorua by Native Creative

Pure felted wool cat cave, $70 Made in Whangaparaoa by Felt Soap Good Darth Makes Sourdough A3 print, $40 Printed in Haumoana by Fat Spatula


When we support local makers, growers, artists... we take control of our economy, and support families, communities, neighbours, instead of faceless corporations who care very little about people and our earth. Jo Drysdall,

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Deck the halls with handmade










1 Customised ornament by Peg Creative, $14 2 Barty Bear ornament by Ms Michelley, $10 3 Pohutukawa

ornament by CherryBerry, $12.50 4 Little houses with LED tealights by Moonlighting, three for $19.50 5 Pohutukawa wooden tree decoration by Miss Dotty, $9 6 Plycandy woollen blanket bunting, $25 7 Burgundy

snowflake ornament by Cranberry Dreams, two for $11 8 Ceramic robin ornament by The Little White Box, $13 9 White concrete star decorations, two for $12.90


Wrapping it all up










1 New Zealand native bird cards, five for $10.35 2 Lolly tree Christmas card, $6 3 Hand printed paper butterflies,

20 for $8.50 4 Foil printed Christmas card set, five for $10 5 Merry Days Christmas wreath card by Ernest, $7 6 Spotty ornament tags by Paper Daisy, twelve for $6.50 7 Follow the Arrow fabric gift wrap by Toodles Noodles, $40 8 Scrapbooked Christmas card by Quirky Cards, $5.50 9 Chalk cloth gift tags, six for $7



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Seen something you love? Everything on Felt is made in New Zealand by a passionate local artist, designer, maker or craftsperson. When you make a purchase on Felt, you’re not only buying something beautiful – you’re investing in your community, nurturing local creativity, celebrating Kiwi ingenuity and supporting the little guys. We think that’s a pretty epic way to do your Christmas shopping!

How do I use this catalogue? Everything featured in this catalogue is available on the Felt website at If you’re viewing the catalogue online, you can go straight to each item or shop on Felt by clicking on the image or address. If you’re reading a print version of the catalogue, look out for the shop addresses next to each item. Those will take you straight to the maker on Felt – just type it into your internet browser and you’re away!

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You can also view all these items and heaps more by visiting the Felt Christmas Gift Guide at

How do I make a purchase on Felt? Once you’ve found the goodies you want to order on Felt, click the “Add to basket” button and follow the step by step process to complete your order. All prices are in New Zealand dollars.

“a d d t o e h t k c li c butt o n ba s k et” Items on Felt are individually listed by the people who make them. When you place your order, Felt sends you an email with the payment details so you can make payment directly to the seller(s). At the same time, Felt sends your delivery address to the seller(s), so they can despatch your order as soon as they receive your payment. You can also contact the seller(s) through Felt to ask questions or check details. Help is always at hand if you need it – if you have any problems or queries about using the site, visit to send us a message, or email

Ho Ho Ho knuckle tattoo Christmas card by Odd One Out, $6 @iheartfelt

Felt Christmas Catalogue 2016  

A curated selection of gorgeous gifts, made in New Zealand by local craftspeople, designers and makers. Visit the Felt Christmas Gift Guide...

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