Category Archives: Bendigo

You String Me Right Round

Here’s a free knitted beret pattern from Stranded In Oz. Please, be kind — feel free to link with this page or copy the file for you personal use.  Thanks! This beret is inspired by Eric Corbin’s penchant for knitting berets in Stranded In Oz yarn. I’ve made several and I’m not done yet! You […]

Bendigo — Check, Melbourne Here We Come!

A huge thanks to the knitters, spinners, felters, and other assorted fibrephiles who joined us at the Bendigo Sheep and Wool Show 2011. We appreciate your business and hope you enjoy with your new SIOz yarns and fibres. Melbourne Craft and Quilt Fair: this year, SIOz will be there — July 28, 29, 30, 31 […]

Bendigo and Beyond Previews

The first lots to be finished are the spinning fibres, as they take a while to dry. Above is a peek at a new lot of low micron, Australian Merino Top.  It is gloriously soft — and in a new lot of Semaphore, one of the more popular SIOz colours. Running blues and greens last […]

On the Road to Bendigo…

Thank you very much to all the knitters and spinners and general, all-around fibre fans for your continued interest in Stranded In Oz yarns, fibres, and designs. Bendigo-Bound? Please email melissa@strandedinoz.com if you have a particular product you’d like to order in advance of the show, to avoid disappointment; this includes Namaste Bags and Accessories. […]

We’re Packing for Bendigo Sheep and Wool

Nepal Singles shown in Sherwood Forest Hello and thank you to everyone sending messages. CU all at Bendigo Sheep and Wool Show. SIOz will be in Osborne #33 . I’ll be featuring show only specials, like the fabulous tiny boucles that sold last year. They’re in limited supply, so get in early for those. Back? […]

We're Packing for Bendigo Sheep and Wool

Nepal Singles shown in Sherwood Forest Hello and thank you to everyone sending messages. CU all at Bendigo Sheep and Wool Show. SIOz will be in Osborne #33 . I’ll be featuring show only specials, like the fabulous tiny boucles that sold last year. They’re in limited supply, so get in early for those. Back? […]

Gone Bananas — Again

That’s right — the fibre addicts at Bendigo ate all the banana… silk. So here are photos of the latest batches. I’m so taken with the depth of colours that I hate to part with it. The sun came out at just the right time to cure it to perfection.Metalic Red Banana Silk Leafy, Mid-Green […]

Gone Bananas — Again

That’s right — the fibre addicts at Bendigo ate all the banana… silk. So here are photos of the latest batches. I’m so taken with the depth of colours that I hate to part with it. The sun came out at just the right time to cure it to perfection.Metalic Red Banana Silk Leafy, Mid-Green […]

THANK YOU!

Thank you to everyone who came by my stall at Bendigo Sheep and Wool Show this last weekend. It was great to meet you all. Below you will find my stall “sign”. Necessity! And my apologies to all who missed out on the wool sock yarn and banana palm silk/banana smoothie kits. I have ordered […]

THANK YOU!

Thank you to everyone who came by my stall at Bendigo Sheep and Wool Show this last weekend. It was great to meet you all. Below you will find my stall “sign”. Necessity! And my apologies to all who missed out on the wool sock yarn and banana palm silk/banana smoothie kits. I have ordered […]