a collection of items that invite us to celebrate the māori new year. matariki recognises the star cluster as a marker of a period of time for reflection and renewal. a time for connection with whānau, to find unity with one another. its these relationships and warmth that will bring light in the dark months to come. oats founder has hand curated a selection of offerings that spoke to each of the nine whetu. special plant essences to connect tamariki with their natural world, natural crayons for setting new intentions & even a skate board with space to draw imagery of their own wildest dreams. get to know the nine whetu on our journal