Little Beehive Co-operative | 123 Hardy Street, Nelson.
Little Beehive Co-op is a small business set up to connect local artisans and craftspeople. It has an amazing Shop and Gallery. Plant & Share is a Little Beehive Co-op member and works at the shop twice a month and the shop stocks a full range of Plant & Share products.
Winter Hours | Mon-Wed 9.30am – 2.30pm | Thur-Fri 9.30am – 5.30pm | Sat 9.30am – 2.30pm
Summer Hours | Mon-Fri 9.30am – 5.30pm | Sat 9.30am – 2.30pm
Fresh2U is a convenient and cost-effective weekly delivery service providing fresh organic fruit, vegetables and more to the top of the South Island. Every Wednesday they put together an exciting box of fresh seasonal produce sourced from local organic growers and other sustainable farms around New Zealand. The box contents change weekly keeping you in touch with the changing seasons and includes a monthly e-newsletter with news from the garden, storing tips and delicious recipes.
Frances Nation Shop | Upstairs in The Old Boys High Building, 28 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch
New to The Arts Centre, Frances Nation is a small shop specialising in New Zealand-made homewares and gifts of quality craftsmanship, authenticity and longevity. Natural materials, timeless design and traditional techniques are a focus at Frances Nation. In search of the best, Tessa, the owner of Frances Nation has scoped New Zealand personally meeting the artisans and manufacturers behind each product – “I’m excited about the stories and people behind this shop. There are some extremely talented crafts people and manufactures in New Zealand and it’s exciting to showcase them all in one space’
Open daily 10-5pm
Old Post office
The Old Post Office Country Store, Upper Moutere. Home to the famous Moutere Gold Preserves where they use traditional methods to make their preserves and also sell other local products such as cheeses, olive oils, chocolate, fresh bread and local free range eggs, not to mention their delicious in-house baking and coffee. The Old Post Office is also home to Woods & Co Art Gallery and Skunk + Robot where you can find lots of inspiring crafts and artwork.