Monthly Archives: December 2010

New Year Weekend at the Port Markets

Stranded In Oz will be open for trading on this Sunday and Monday Public Holiday, Jan 2nd and 3rd, from 9AM to 5PM at the Port Adelaide Markets. The latest shipments from SWTC and Namaste, Inc. are due in — they are late due to the bottleneck that is surely AusPost. central. Some boxes were […]

Boxing Day Trading Plus a Winner

Congratulations to Jenny S from Gawler, the Stranded In Oz One-Hank-Happiness 2010 club member who scored a copy of the sock knitting book. Yay! Not only is this book full of toe up sock ideas, but it also contains a very fetching photo of Stranded In Oz hand-painted sock yarn done up in a lovely […]

December Club Packs Shipped

It’s the time of year when everyone is rushing around and shopping and doing the things we do at holiday season. One advantage of having a busted leg is that I can’t do all that. It’s rather a strange feeling. Can’t jump in the car and go do things I really need to do. I […]

Knitting is for summer. Really!

Yes, I know I continue to be in the minority, but really, I love summer knitting, and that’s why I spend so much time working with cellulose yarns and fibres. Last month, the SIOz fibre club featured hand-painted cotton fibre. It was a pleasure to paint and it’s turning up some very cool results. As […]