Category Archives: sock wool

August Club and Traveling SIOz Update

Hello from the USA — I’m on the road for the US Autumn, but things are generally running as usual in Ozland! That includes the August shipping of yarn and fibre for the SIOz Merry Band of Knitters and Spinners! This month’s yarn is Glinda, the Good Wool! And the club pattern is a special […]

Knitter’s Day Out 2012

Stranded  In Oz is headed to The Knitter’s Day Out 2012 — The market is open tonight and all day tomorrow! See you there!      

SIOz Knitter’s Club – First Two Contest Winners

The first pair of socks and the first non-sock FO’s have been completed. Both done in record time I reckon. Thank you Anna and Kelly! You’ve both won MORE YARN! How good is that? And Kelly’s Shawl: It’s really exciting to see how the yarn knitted up! Yup, I designed it to have that stripe […]

the yarn that was and will be…

Hello and thank you to the amazing knitters who came by to say hello, fondle, and sometimes purchase, a hank or ball or two of SIOz yarn to knit this summer. The dust is slowly settling here at SIOz Central. Thank you also to Jonelle and Jonette at SWTC for making the SWTC selection what […]

Stranded In Oz — Cover Design Featured for Yarn Issue 23

Check out the latest edition of YARN Magazine — Issue 23 features 2 sock designs from Stranded In Oz — and a set of bamboo sock needles to knit the cover design, Procrastination Socks! Grab yourelf a copy from our online shop! For overseas customers, no additional postage will be added if you order your […]

gulley gushers!

While I type this message, it continues to piss down with rain. It’s so unusual here in SA that it’s like I’ve dropped onto another planet. Glorious rain! Not to fear, the wool will just take longer to dry this week — but that’s ok.  Thank you to the fab knitters and spinners who braved […]

gulley gushers!

While I type this message, it continues to piss down with rain. It’s so unusual here in SA that it’s like I’ve dropped onto another planet. Glorious rain! Not to fear, the wool will just take longer to dry this week — but that’s ok.  Thank you to the fab knitters and spinners who braved […]

Thanks!

Yarns on the dyetables this week: banana palm silk Australian wools in various weights  and the new shipment of soy, including SWTC’s fab Pure — for those of you who just don’t like the soy tape-type yarns, this one is plied like regular ‘ole wool. Substitute it for your old wool 8ply! SWTC soy yarns […]

Thanks!

Yarns on the dyetables this week: banana palm silk Australian wools in various weights  and the new shipment of soy, including SWTC’s fab Pure — for those of you who just don’t like the soy tape-type yarns, this one is plied like regular ‘ole wool. Substitute it for your old wool 8ply! SWTC soy yarns […]