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Favourite stop in Southland!

The absolute cutest shop! The staff were very friendly and had even made some of the goods in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Suasanonthego
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best gift ever

At a loss to buy a gift for a 65 year old I found this place. Unique NZ made gifts . The best hand... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
917kylied
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A hand picked collection of the best arts and crafts from Southland and Central Otago. Hand made and unique items from photography, jewellery, ceramics, cards, art and much more. A visit is a must for those travelling to Te Anau and Queenstown...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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5 Garston Athol Highway, Garston, New Zealand
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+64 22 040 2097
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The absolute cutest shop! The staff were very friendly and had even made some of the goods in store! Everything was made by local artists which made the perfect gifts for everyone back home and to give them a little taste of this amazing country...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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CraftKeeper, Owner at Craft Keepers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, was lovely meeting you.

Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

At a loss to buy a gift for a 65 year old I found this place. Unique NZ made gifts . The best hand made pottery and very colorful nz cards to go with it . I even managed to get myself a wee reward...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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CraftKeeper, Owner at Craft Keepers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you and glad you found the perfect gift.

Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

Located in a trendy container gallery in the little town of Garston, New Zealand. Wanting a real special piece of Kiwiana Art and travel gifts? Find them here! Manager Tabatha, is extremely helpful and you will love this little GEM of a #kiwiana store. Recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful wee shop. A must visit on your way south or back up to Queenstown. Gorgeous handmade crafts from baby booties to hand knitted possum/merino wool scarves, stunning hand painted art of native birds and unique handcrafted jewellery made by the owner Tabby...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in at this cute container on my way through from Invercargill to Queenstown, on the recommendation of a friend - full of awesome, locally designed and made items. Great for gifts, souvenirs and hidden treasures and you can sit in the sun and chat...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Tabatha D, Owner at Craft Keepers, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you for your review. Much appreciated

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

This little place in Garston has a great selection of hand made jewellery, soaps, pottery and art to name a few! Run by a local Tabatha who is also a wee gem! Her own hand made jewellery is expressive, unique and one of a kind....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Tabatha D, Owner at Craft Keepers, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

What a great gallery. Full of beautifuly handmade and wonderful gifts. Very helpful and informed staff. A great stop on the road into Milford from Queenstown or vise versa Something for everyone in this quirky container. Would recommend to anybody travelling that way.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Tabatha D, Owner at Craft Keepers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Thank you for your positive review.

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Awesome stop en route to Queestown/Fiordland, Really cute and interesting little gallery in a shipping container, with an awesome collection of local artists originals, prints, jewellery and clothing, only unique beautiful work made with love (no mass production/tourist marketed trinkets in sight!) Totally worthwhile to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Tabatha D, Owner at Craft Keepers, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you for your positive review always appreciated, and great to hear what you think.

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