Monthly Archives: January 2010

Side-Bar Details for Yarn and Fibre Clubs

Thank you to everyone who has asked regarding yarn and fibre clubs. I’ve posted the basic details  on the blog sidebar.  Loyalty cards: The new loyalty cards are already going out. I’ve renewed my frequent-shopper program, but this year, it is simpler. For every $250.00 of SIOz products, you get a $25.00 store credit for […]

Club Previews

Special Banana Smoothie Bag Kit for February $40.00 Here’s to hoping your summer knitting is going well. I confess I have more than 1 pair of socks on my needles at one time.  A bit of heat madness?  I’ll be posting information both here (sidebar) and the online shop regarding my 2 new clubs for […]

Club Previews

Special Banana Smoothie Bag Kit for February $40.00 Here’s to hoping your summer knitting is going well. I confess I have more than 1 pair of socks on my needles at one time.  A bit of heat madness?  I’ll be posting information both here (sidebar) and the online shop regarding my 2 new clubs for […]

Happy Australia Day!

Special Green for Emerald City Shawl Kit (in the online shop) Here’s to hoping you and yours have an excellent Aussie Day. I started the day with some Vegemite toast. Well,  I thought it was V-toast, but it turns out, I bought the wrong thing. Have a jar of Vegemite 2.0 which looks like whipped […]

Happy Australia Day!

Special Green for Emerald City Shawl Kit (in the online shop) Here’s to hoping you and yours have an excellent Aussie Day. I started the day with some Vegemite toast. Well,  I thought it was V-toast, but it turns out, I bought the wrong thing. Have a jar of Vegemite 2.0 which looks like whipped […]

Check out THESE monkeys!

Aren’t these the best pair of Monkey Socks ever?(Cookie A. pattern from Knitty) Thank you Becki, a customer from the Vt. Sheep and Wool Show, who was kind enough to give me permission to post a copy of her picture here. The colourway is Woodland Creatures (yarn, Merino 4), one of my Autumn 2009 mixes. […]

Check out THESE monkeys!

Aren’t these the best pair of Monkey Socks ever?(Cookie A. pattern from Knitty) Thank you Becki, a customer from the Vt. Sheep and Wool Show, who was kind enough to give me permission to post a copy of her picture here. The colourway is Woodland Creatures (yarn, Merino 4), one of my Autumn 2009 mixes. […]

what’s on this week

New SIOz design, Juliet,  from SWTC in Tranquility, a fab blend of fine wool (70%) and bamboo. This yarn is so lovely, has a fabulous hand. The front has a ribbed bodice, while the upper back is a continuation of the cabled stitch from the body (above the contrasting ribbing, not shown)   Juliet pattern […]

what's on this week

New SIOz design, Juliet,  from SWTC in Tranquility, a fab blend of fine wool (70%) and bamboo. This yarn is so lovely, has a fabulous hand. The front has a ribbed bodice, while the upper back is a continuation of the cabled stitch from the body (above the contrasting ribbing, not shown)   Juliet pattern […]

Spin Happy, Knit Happy

It was a gorgeous day in Port Adelaide yesterday and the dolphins were swimming early. There was a nice strong breeze too – a far cry from last Sunday’s inferno conditions. Thank you so much to the keen hand-spinners. It was nice to meet you and I look forward to seeing what’s on your spindles. […]