Monthly Archives: January 2009

HUGE APOLOGIES

Without much notice, the Port Adelaide Fishermen’s Wharf Market has been temporarily closed for one Sunday ONLY due to the extreme heatwave we will be experiencing today, February 1st.I’m very sorry if this inconvenienced any of my customers and hope you will be back to visit soon. I look forward to my Sunday market day, […]

This week’s colourways and…

Little John: bluegreen, deep orange, and olives/brownsMcLaren Vale: vineyard colourwayQueen Anne’s Garden: pinks/reds and lt olive I dare not go outside at the moment to photograph — apologies for that, but it’s like 45degrees out (115 for Americans). No joke. I dislike the heat, but it’s fantastic for painting fibre. The colours are POPPING. If […]

This week's colourways and…

Little John: bluegreen, deep orange, and olives/brownsMcLaren Vale: vineyard colourwayQueen Anne’s Garden: pinks/reds and lt olive I dare not go outside at the moment to photograph — apologies for that, but it’s like 45degrees out (115 for Americans). No joke. I dislike the heat, but it’s fantastic for painting fibre. The colours are POPPING. If […]

Never Too Hot to Knit?

Judging from the lovely people who came by to pat yarn, have a chat, talk fibre, the answer is still… No. For all the intrepid lace knitters who came by, the new laceweight yarns are in hand and are heading for processing this week. Due to popular demand, there will be a new lot of […]

Never Too Hot to Knit?

Judging from the lovely people who came by to pat yarn, have a chat, talk fibre, the answer is still… No. For all the intrepid lace knitters who came by, the new laceweight yarns are in hand and are heading for processing this week. Due to popular demand, there will be a new lot of […]

New Fibres and Yarns

Whew — it was a warm one last Sunday at Port Market. Thank you to the visitors from Queensland! It was lovely to see you and I hope you had fun at the Semaphore Greek Festival. It was packed out when we ventured down that way. The new yarns have arrived and are in the […]

New Fibres and Yarns

Whew — it was a warm one last Sunday at Port Market. Thank you to the visitors from Queensland! It was lovely to see you and I hope you had fun at the Semaphore Greek Festival. It was packed out when we ventured down that way. The new yarns have arrived and are in the […]

New Colours

New Purple Colourway – Puna (Poo-nah) shown in Banana Palm Silk and Organic Cotton Machine Gun –Quantaco Shown In Banana Palm Silk (lft) and Aloo (rt) This version of Machine Gun has a decidely gunmetal with marines green tinge. Goes well with the green/blue range of SIOz soy yarns. The new runs of SIOz organic […]

New Colours

New Purple Colourway – Puna (Poo-nah) shown in Banana Palm Silk and Organic Cotton Machine Gun –Quantaco Shown In Banana Palm Silk (lft) and Aloo (rt) This version of Machine Gun has a decidely gunmetal with marines green tinge. Goes well with the green/blue range of SIOz soy yarns. The new runs of SIOz organic […]

Thank you and New Year Knitting

Thank you to everyone who came by the market on Sunday. It was a lovely day at the Port — plenty of people taking advantage of the dolphin boat tours and the Maritime Museum. There will be some new silk shawls and scarves for the weekend as the dye lots come through (see previous recent […]