Create and dream in textiles
Smitten is a place to explore, create and engage in the world of textile printing. Come and be inspired by the work of respected textile designer Katie Smith and her team. Dive into colour and patterning through a textile workshop, or find a distinct homeware. Ask us to consult with you in the choice of colour and textiles for your home, or for bespoke art or furnishings. We’ll help you express your creative threads.
Buy textiles and homewares
Explore our contemporary printed fabrics and homeware. Our ethos is to design slowly, waste nothing, and use natural fabrics and earth-friendly water-based inks. The result is stunning limited edition pieces, created locally, by hand and by us.
Book a textile workshop
Learn to create your own beautiful printed fabrics, using screen printing and block printing techniques. Book a class in our dedicated print studio in Auckland, or subscribe to our online tutorials.
Work with us
Discover the possibilities of collaborating with colours and textiles within your home, to create one-off commission pieces.
“The generous, skilful and engaging teaching style is well worth the investment. Sign up, you won’t regret it, Katie is a brilliant teacher and host! ”
“Wholesome, timeless design, made with care and authenticity. Katie is an incredibly creative maker and teacher.”
Corban Estate Arts Centre
“Love the designs and love working with Katie.”
“What a fantastic workshop and bunch of beautiful people. I had so much fun learning a new skill, creating my own fabric and letting the creativity flow. Such a fun workshop for team building, harbouring creativity, or having fun with the gals. Katie is a fabulous teacher with so much to offer any student! .”
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