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2016 Subscriptions for Knitters and Spinners

For Knitters: 2016 is all about PURPLE… AND… It’s a full year (6 packs, shipped every other month) Hand-painted and Hand-dyed yarns. Why purple? By request! You knitters like my purples, and yes, I have a few! And really, it’s a brilliant colour, so let’s celebrate it! The emphasis will be on lighter weight yarns […]

Summer is Here!

  Summertime means all things fun for warmer-weather knitting in Oz. We’re knitting Soysilk® and cottons and bamboos for wraps, t-shirts and more! It’s full on at the Port Markets on Sundays. Come on up for all things knitting and crocheting and spinning — we love our Summers! And don’t forget those gifts for your […]

Rare site-wide sale! Online now at Stranded In Oz

Here ya go! To all those suffering from Bendigo Hangover. Or, if you for whatever reasons, did not go this year, here’s your 30% off coupon code for a rare SIOz online site-wide sale. Check main page of website for details. Coupon Code: BendiHangover Type it as you see it. No further discounts apply. To […]

Winter Fun with Stranded In Oz – Adelaide-Style

Hello and thank you for looking at our website. The next event we’re scheduled for is the Sewing, Stitching, and Hand Craft Show in Adelaide. Well – it is July already! It will be at the Adelaide Showground July 17, 18, and 19. $10 show fee, $9 for seniors, with $8 for concession – which […]

SIOz for Autumn – out and about

Hooray! Stranded In Oz’s next outing will be the fabulous Handknitter’s Guild Open Day 1-4pm, on May 16 at Unley RSL, just off Unley Road, as well as our regular Sundays at the Port Adelaide Fishermen’s Wharf Markets.

Adelaide Cup Weekend 2015 and end of Summer update

Hello from Port Adelaide. This weekend we’re starting to transition from Summer to Autumn/Winter, so to celebrate our long weekend and two days at the Port Markets, I’ll be clearing out the end of season yarns – at fab sale prices – and getting the market stall ready for what’s in store for the cooler […]

Subscriptions and Happy New Year From Stranded In Oz

Apologies for not updating blog regularly — I am on Ravelry and Facebook and between those two, painting, designing, and doing all the orders, a blog just gets… lost in the mix. For the summer in Oz, I will be at the Port Markets, Sundays and Monday public holidays 9am to 5pm. As it isn’t […]

Hello from Melbourne Craft and Quilt Fair 2014

Hello! I’m happy to be in G32 at this year’s Melbourne Craft and Quilt Fair at the Convention Centre.  I’ll be there Thurs. through Sun., from 9am to 5pm! Beautiful new season yarns to inspire you and your needles!

SIOz at HKGSA, West Torrens Library, May 31st

Hello! I’ll be at the Handknitter’s Guild SA Exhibition this Saturday from 10am to 4pm at the West Torrens Library, Adelaide. I’ll be bringing new lots of hand-painted yarns, fab, affordable knitting needles, and fun accessories. See you there!  

April Club Packs Are Go!

Well, I’m back in beautiful Adelaide and in time to send out the April Club Packs. No spoilers here as they are still winging their way to their destinations. Thanks again to all the subscribers who knit, crochet, and spin with our yarns and fibres. It’s truely a privilege to work the way I do. […]