Tag Archives: handmade

Tag Archives: handmade

Leura Harvest Festival/Mother’s Day

Thinking to head up to the Blue mountains for that fresh, crisp mountain air and beautiful autumn colours? Now is the time! Leura village will be bustling with all sorts of goodies and things to see at it’s annual Harvest festival on Sunday May 5th. The Mall will be alive with craft and art stalls […]

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February is DESTASH Month at the NOOK!

With the cooler weather around the corner it’s time to get creative. You’re in luck as Nook Members are destashing from their crafts. Now’s the time to pick up lovely fabric offcuts and patchwork pieces, beads and embellishments, card making materials and lots more. You’ll find most of these items on the lower shelves of […]

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Make it a Blue Mountains Xmas

Christmas is just around the corner. Here at the Nook our local artists and craftspeople have been producing unique, handmade gifts for someone you love. We have a wide selection of gifts catering to all tastes, within a reasonable budget. Pop in and find out why our gifts are not available elsewhere. MERRY CHRISTMAS and […]

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Heading to the Blue mountains? The annual “Leura Village Fair” will be working its magic again this weekend Oct 6th-7th. Time to get cosy or explore our beautiful village celebrating our local gardens. The Nook will be spreading out into the street as well as operating from our upstairs shop. Come and say “Hi!”, view […]

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Easter Break adventures

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Heading to the Blue Mountains over Easter? Want to catch up on local art and craft and stopping by at Leura? Come in and say “Hi!” at the Nook. Lots of new work in our gallery shop to enjoy or to buy that special handmade gift.

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Local handmade for Xmas

The Nook welcomes several new members to our already diverse, creative bunch. Now is the perfect time to come in and see some of the fresh new work and support longstanding members. Some of our newer members are: Fojo Fibre – specialising in one of a kind hand felted products. Maria Harding –  painting contemporary […]

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NOOK makers at ETSY


Those of you who love The NOOK makers are going to love the ETSY Blue Mountains Markets on the 25th November at the beautiful Norman Lindsay Grounds in Faulconbridge. Not everyone at the Nook is an Etsy seller however we support those that are and welcome you to share this great day with us. Nook […]

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Leura Fair 7th & 8th Oct

Welcome to Leura Fair 2017

“The NOOK” will be again part of the Leura Village Fair celebrating the arrival of spring with our handmade, local art and craft goodies. We will have a stall on the street and more wares in the shop upstairs. See you there, top of the Mall near the round-a-bout! For more information go to here: […]

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Handmade for DAD

  With “Father’s Day” coming up Sunday 3rd September 2017, it’s time to spoil the man in your life. The Nook has some great options to make this happen with a more personal touch. Original art, prints & cards. Knitted goodies: scarves & beanies. Foodies delight: homemade jams, honey & teas. Candles, pottery, glasses cases, […]

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New Members WANTED

Are you a creative Blue Mountains resident? Do you make quality arts or crafts to sell? Then we may be looking for you! The Nook Craft Co-op has been in existence for over 20 years. We are a diverse group of artisans looking for people who may have something “a little bit different”. We pride […]

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Fathers Day 2016

Fathers Day 2016

Its time to celebrate all the great Dad’s in our lives. Searching for a little something, made by a little someone, pop into the Nook and be surprised..

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Leura Harvest Festival and Mothers’ Day

Leura Harvest Festival

Autumn is here with all the beautiful seasonal changes reflected in the wilderness, local gardens and produce. We celebrate the season with an array of yellow, orange, red and complementary greens and greys. Leura Mall will be alive with street stalls bursting with local fresh produce and local craft for the anual Harvest Festival on […]

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On behalf of all members of “The Nook” I would like to wish you a MERRY XMAS and a HAPPY NEW YEAR. Those of you still searching for gifts for your loved ones DO come and have a look in the Nook. We have a wide selection of handmade goodies (some specially created for Xmas) […]

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Leura Fair

As part of the Leura Gardens Festival “The Nook”  will be spilling out from our upstairs shop onto the Leura Mall with their iconic Blue Mountains handmade arts and crafts plus other goodies this weekend 10th and 11th October 2015. Join in the fun and see you there.

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Poppy & Belle

Jennifer Lawday is the maker and designer behind the Poppy & Belle handmade brand of bags, purses, jewellery and vintage inspired accessories. Based in Katoomba, in the upper Blue Mountains, Jennifer individually designs and handcrafts each of her pieces from her home studio, out of her collection of vintage buttons, haberdashery and fabrics. Each one of […]

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Childrens’ gift ideas

School holidays are upon us so I thought I might feature some of the Nook’s lovely handmade items suitable for the little ones brightening up our lives.

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Winter Magic

Brrr!! winter has arrived! it’s a beautiful time of year in the Blue Mountains. Pop into the Nook for a break from the great outdoors and be inspired, buy a beautiful handmade gift or just come to browse local work from blue mountains’ artists and craft workers. Lots of goodies to make you feel warm […]

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Last minute Mothers Day gift ideas

The Nook has lots of handcrafted gift ideas for all discerning Mums. Here are just a few of the many delightful offerings available to choose from:  

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welcome new members

Fellow craftsters at the Nook would like to welcome their latest members: Bhajan who is showcasing her beautiful handmade bags:               …and Brigitte who is creating unique knitted and crocheted items as well as felted bags.               Why not come in and take […]

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Winter woolly wristwarmers

The days are starting to get chilly, winter is around the corner. And if you should travel to Leura a little un-prepared we have some lovely woollies to keep you warm. Starting with hand-crafted fingerless mitts, wrist warmers, by our talented fibre artists. Hand-felted gauntlets by Pam de Groot. Hand-spun and crocheted wrist-warmers by Wooldancer. […]

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Graeme Macintosh


      GLASSES  CASES Graeme handcrafts an large range of  decoupage  Glasses cases which are practical and attractive,with a huge range of designs to choose from.There is something for everyone. Whether for yourself or as a gift these cases have a hard body with a soft inner lining that will protect your expensive glasses […]

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Sami Bop

Individually made quality babies and children’s clothing using recycled and vintage fabrics in a unique combination of prints and fabrics.

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