Makers Month

Makers Month

20% OFF* all Craft & Gardening books, plus events, world records and special offers to help you grow your craft this month at Kino!

Make sure you visit us this June during our annual Makers Month… there’s going to be a lot happening in store, and we’re discounting ALL Craft & Gardening books by 20% for the month!


Ever attempt to break a Guinness World Record? We’re going to be trying our darnedest…

Join us in our attempt to break the Guinness Record for the world’s largest display of origami dinosaurs! The record attempt will be running in our gallery space from 1st – 30th of June. Be sure to pop in during the month to fold a dino or two, leave your name on our contributor list, and go down in history as being part of a record-breaking attempt! Plus, if we succeed, we and our partners Tuttle Publishing and New South Books will be donating $1000 to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation!


It wouldn’t be Makers Month without a bunch of awesome workshops to get you creatives crafting and making!

Flowersmith Jennifer Tran is BACK this year with more of her ever-popular paper flower workshops, and she’ll be running two Paper Rose workshops on Sunday 16th June, at 11.30am and 3.00pm. Doodle artist and author of Cute Kawaii Doodles and The Art of Doodle Words, Sarah Alberto will be teaching us how to create the cutest kawaii doodles at her Kawaii Doodle Workshop on Sunday 23rd June. You’ll also see Sarah’s doodle creations around our store throughout the month… her kawaii dinosaurs and other doodles are key features of our Makers Month! And for all those crafty kids, we have a Kawaii Koala Speed-Building competition happening on Saturday 29th June! Sign your kids up for this nanoblock® speed-building challenge to WIN awesome prizes.


FREE* Kawaii Cute Eraser!

Purchase craft and/or gardening titles to the value of RRP $30.00 or more in-store and receive this FREE Miyagi the Apatosaurus eraser custom-designed by Sarah Alberto. Perfect for the cutest corrections on your doodles & drawings! (Strictly while stocks last. One eraser per transaction only, redeemable with craft or gardening purchases over RRP$30 from 1 – 30 June 2019 only.)

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Wednesday Crafternoon Giveaways!

Keep an eye on our Instagram @kinokuniya_sydney every Wednesday afternoon for your chance to WIN craft & gardening book loot from some of our favourite publishers.

Come on in to Kinokuniya Sydney this June and get ready to grow your craft with us during Makers Month!


* Not in conjunction with any other offer. Sale includes Kids, Chinese and Japanese titles in store and online from 1 – 30 June 2019.


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