Oh my how time flies when you are having fun!! 11 Days till Christmas and one more day till MoAD Market Day kicks off! It is hard to believe that we are on the homestretch to Christmas and lucky for you we have timed our last market day superbly for you to get in your last (or first) dose of shopping to beat the mad rush.
Our Market Day that coincides with the City Farmers Christmas market and other festivities going on at Britomart, is going to be a fun-filled day where you can come, eat, shop, sunbathe, chill, shop some more and then have a glass of wine if you so choose. Take the stress out of your Christmas shopping and join us for some Christmas cheer! We will be in the Takutai Atirum right next to the gift wrapping station. Too easy!
Zekiah and I will be doing some super deals on our Alice in Wonderland Collection. Some so good you would be silly to miss out, I will be selling my prints at Market Day special prices, Zekiah will have a selection of her ceramics available and our good friend Luke from T-Shirtopedia will also be doing some crazy deals on his t-shirts! Form & Fable, Sneaky Studios, While Molly Naps, Ella Quaint, Creative Ink and Ingrid Anderson will all be there too, so to celebrate I am going to bombard you with a visual feast of lots of the things on offer check it out below!
We look forward to seeing you all there!
A + Z X
AROHA LEWIN PRINTS
ZEKIAH HEATH CERAMICS
FORM & FABLE
WHILE MOLLY NAPS
Britomart Atrium is where it is at this Saturday and if you didn’t know already we are giving away a MoAD Xmas hamper this Saturday! It is absolutely chocka full with goodies from some of our designers including; Shelley D, Poco Design, Creative Ink, Aroha Lewin, T-Shirtopedia, I Am Worm, Ingrid Van Heusden, Kate McIntyre, Zekiah Heath, Cup and Saucery, While Molly Naps, Ella Quaint, MoAD and Toodles Noodles. If you want the chance to win simply come down to the markets on Saturday and put your business card or name and email address in the the box, easy as that!!!
Now onto the creatives!! We are looking forward to having the City Designers Market join us for our Christmas Market on Saturday. A selection of Six design labels who are passionate about their place in the local fashion scene. We like that. Also along for the ride are Ingrid Van Heusden, Robs Woodgrain bikes, Sneaky Studios and and NZ Finch. Last chance of the year to get in there folks.
INGRID VAN HEUSDEN
ROBS WOODGRAIN BIKES
See you all there!
A + Z XX
Say hello to some more of our awesome creatives joining us this Saturday for our special edition Christmas Market. Don’t forget this is the last market of the year so last chance to get your shopping in. The Christmas Market kicks off at 10am till 2.30pm there will be plenty of Christmas cheer to brighten you Saturday. Keep it local folks!!! We look forward to seeing you there!
Hi Shelley D – Nice to see you again!
Say hello to Baileys Alchemy – Nice to meet you.
Give I Am Worm a nice Auckland hug to welcome her back!
Britomart is the place to be this Saturday folks. Our Christmas Market will be in full swing from 10am till 2.30pm in the Takutai Atrium down at Britomart, there will be 25 Designers showcasing their wares for your Christmas Shopping delight. There will be free giftwrapping on site. Plenty more to see and do in Takutai Square as well as the City Farmers Christmas Market. So much choice, why wouldn’t you want to keep it local??
Let me introduce you to some of our awesome creatives. Meet Creative Bhav with his range of wallets and cardholders. Made from cardboard and rubber bands, low cost materials, high design and limited runs. These are an innovative and sustainable gift idea for the men in your life!
Also, say a big Kia Ora to Hunter Gatherer. These two cool cats are back after a break from our Market days and we are looking forward to having their wares back on show. Fashion and accessories are their designs of choice and choice they are. Come and see what Gem and Nathan have to offer you for your Christmas shopping list.
And say hello to Toodles Noodles our Stationery extraordinaire. Liora is bringing her super cute range of gift wrapping and tags for every occasion. Give your presents that extra something and make them look like they are wrapped by a professional! Super cute and super affordable!
Keep posted for more of our awesome creatives getting ready for this weekends Market in the Takutai Atrium down at the Britomart Precinct.
See you there!
A + Z x
Posted in Artists, Britomart, Britomart Precinct, Market Day, Official Line Up
Tagged Britomart Precinct, DESIGN, JEWELLERY, Ministry of Art + Design, MOAD, NZ Art, NZ Design, Object Art
Join us for our special edition Christmas Market Day on December 15th in the Takutai Atrium at Britomart. It is going to be a super deluxe market showcasing 25 artists and designers. Just in time to beat the rush and check out our great selection of creatives showcasing their wares for the last time this year.
Contemporary artifacts for sale include jewellery, ceramics, textiles, limited-edition T-shirts, leatherware, object art and prints. Artists and designers joining us for or last market of the year are:
WHILE MOLLY NAPS – TEXTILES
CUP & SAUCERY – CERAMICS
SHELLEY D – LEATHERWARE
INGRID VAN HEUSDEN – JEWELLERY
SNEAKY STUDIOS – TSHIRTS
BAILEYS ALCHEMY – JEWELLERY
ROBS WOODGRAIN BIKES
CREATIVE INK – TEXTILES
I AM WORM – JEWELLERY
NZ FINCH – TEXTILES
MOAD – DESIGNWARE
AROHA LEWIN PRINTS – 2D ART
FORM & FABLE – DESIGNWARE
ELLA QUAINT – PRINTS & ORIGINALS
CREATIVEBHAV – ACCESSORIES
HUNTER GATHERER – FASHION & ACCESSORIES
TOODLES NOODLES – STATIONARY
INGRID ANDERSON – TEXTILES
CITY DESIGNERS MARKET – FASHION
We are also giving away a Christmas Hamper valued at $1500 filled with design goodness from all of our artists and designers. To get in the draw simply visit us at our Market Day on Dec 15th from 10am – 2pm and sign up. Easy as that. We will be drawing the winner on Sunday the 16th so make sure you get your mane in to win!! To see what goodies you might find see here.
Also Pop down and check out all the market fanfare at the City Farmers’ Market who are also holding the special Christmas Markets too. They run 8.30am to 12.30pm on Gore Street in the Britomart Precinct.
Parking is available at Britomart Car Park located on the corner of Quay Street and Britomart Place with a $6 special rate for market goers between 8.30am and 2.30pm, simply take your parking ticket to the validation point at the City Farmers’ Market.
See you there!
A + Z x
Well the week has drawn to an end and the weekend hath arrived! Don’t forget you can get yourself into the draw to win our Christmas Hamper Giveaway by coming down to the market tomorrow and signing up. There are so many treats on offer all made and designed in NZ of course!
And the last but not least in our line up of creatives are prints by Aroha Lewin, Ceramics by Cup & Saucery, Poco Cufflinks and Ingrid Anderson. Choice!
Happy Friday everyone see you all tomorrow!
A + Z
Ohhhh we are excited that we are only a few days out from this months Market Day this Saturday 24th. We have a selection of hand picked awesome creatives doing cool things and ready to go for the weekend.
Say Hi to new comer Veronica B with her accessory and jewellery range. Upon launching her online store in April 2012, Veronica B has continued to build on growing demand. Recently described in Remix magazine as featuring “stunning limited edition pieces with top quality materials and eye-popping styles that are bound to re-emerge as a vintage fave,” Veronica B accessories are rapidly becoming a fashion must-have. With interest at an all-time high, the girls are working hard to keep up with the demand for their custom-made products, with pieces such as the chain necklaces and pony fur clutches flying out of their Eden Terrace showroom.
Also back after a few markets off is NZ Finch with her super cute collection of textiles and leatherware. I am loving her Be Brave Cushion and have already put in my pre order for one lucky person on my christmas list. Come and Say hi to Tanya and check out her profile to get to know her better.
Enjoy the rest of your week and see you this weekend!
A + Z x