I came across an article in "The Atlantic" claiming New Zealanders love DIY coffins, suggesting that for the nearly departed there is a new bucket list entry; "Build your own casket".

The article points to "Coffin Clubs", which I had not heard of before. I mean, we have Mens Sheds- surely they'd be perfect for coffin building and the average age of the cohort would likely be quite right 😊

Lifting the lid, here's  what the Kiwi Coffin Club (est 2010) reckons it's all about: Enjoy and sharpen those chisels and saws..