Category Archives: dk 8ply yarn

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 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. […]

More Felter’s/Spinners Fibre and Deeeeep Purple

I look forward to a lovely day at the Port tomorrow. The new batch of fibre is drying outside. There’s:  A) SA coloured sheep wool in: deep primaries, and 2 wheels of blues. I’ve spun a sample hank for the market to see how that looks.  B) Some Nepalese carded wool in: oranges/browns (bright), mermaidy […]

More Felter's/Spinners Fibre and Deeeeep Purple

I look forward to a lovely day at the Port tomorrow. The new batch of fibre is drying outside. There’s:  A) SA coloured sheep wool in: deep primaries, and 2 wheels of blues. I’ve spun a sample hank for the market to see how that looks.  B) Some Nepalese carded wool in: oranges/browns (bright), mermaidy […]

new 8ply stock and roving

Thank you to everyone who has visited SIOz’s new home at the Port Adelaide Fisherman’s Wharf Markets — the fresh, chocolate and cinnamon donuts were taste tested on Sunday — and they’re some fine ones at that. Replenished 8ply knitting yarns and some serendipity, treasure skeins will hang out this weekend on the SIOz tables, […]

new 8ply stock and roving

Thank you to everyone who has visited SIOz’s new home at the Port Adelaide Fisherman’s Wharf Markets — the fresh, chocolate and cinnamon donuts were taste tested on Sunday — and they’re some fine ones at that. Replenished 8ply knitting yarns and some serendipity, treasure skeins will hang out this weekend on the SIOz tables, […]