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February and Stranded In Oz

Hello and Welcome. February for me means travel. I’m in America for Stitches West. You’ll find me at the SWTC booth! Come by and say hi! If you are in Oz, the Port Markets SIOz Sunday Shop is open 9-5 every Sunday. While I am out and about, Richard or Eric is there to mind […]

Market Update for February 2, 2014

For the first time ever, from my knowledge, the Port Adelaide Fishermen’s Wharf Markets will be CLOSED tomorrow, Feb 2, 2014 Due To EXTREME HEAT. First Sunday off for I don’t know how long! See you next weekend and online! If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to ring. I’ll be in the workroom […]

First Ever Stranded In Oz Regressive Sale

Nepal Plied Handspun The First Ever Stranded In Oz Regressive Sale at the Port Markets, this Sunday and Public Holiday Monday, January 26th and 27th, from 9am to 5pm. Sale pricing on regularly-priced Yarns and Fibres only. Sale prices on in-stock yarns and spinning/felting fibres ONLY. Discounts are time-sensitive, so here’s the schedule: 9am to […]

December Club Packs Week at SIOz

The last installment of 2013 Club yarns and fibres is shipping this week — here’s a peek at some of the pack goodies… each pack has 2 markers — the colours were randomly chosen. As it is holiday time, it seemed approrpiate for the Merry Band to celebrate with a tankard! Cheers to all for […]

2014 Subscriptions are now available

  They’re up! 2014 Subs are online as of December 2, 2014. Here’s the skinny: Stranded In Oz Subscriptions for 2014! This year I’m combining two passions in one – KNITTING and SPINNING (you know, fibre-related obsessions) with… COOKING! That’s right… So, knit, crochet, spin, cook (or get someone else to do it for you, […]

Thank you from Stranded In Oz

Thank you to everyone who helped make the Bendigo Sheep and Wool Show a great weekend for Stranded In Oz. I want to say special thanks to Suzie and Rob, Finn sheep breeders from Greenhills Farm, SA as well as Nancy and John from Bennet and Gregor. It would not have been the same without […]

Winter at Port Adelaide Fishermen’s Wharf Markets and online at SIOz

We’re gettin’ heavy here at SIOz — as in wool! The new lots are heading to the Port Markets this Sunday,  June 30th, 2013, then online on the Monday after! There are new colours in Superwash 10, a beautiful, squidgy worsted-spun aran wt merino — 1 hank makes a lovely beret or hat, a pair […]

Queen’s Birthday Weekend — Sunday AND Monday Trading

r Stranded In Oz will be open for the Sunday and Monday Queen’s Birthday Holiday from 9am to 5pm at the Fishermen’s Wharf Markets, Port Adelaide.  There will be in-store only specials on both days, so come on up to the Port Markets and see what’s new!  

June Already — for tomorrow, Sunday Shop at the Port Markets

Hello and are you wet yet in Adelaide? Elsewhere in Oz? Sure is cold and damp here in Port Adelaide. The new lots of Superwash 10 – purples – will be at the Sunday Shop tomorrow along with a new run of Glinda, the Good Wool – Melbourne Twilight Dark and a few hanks of […]

Ready For the Cooler Weather SIOz Style

Getting ready for the cooler weather at The Fishermen’s Wharf Markets, Port Adelaide. The wools are now displayed by weight — The 10ply/Aran weight is enticing to say the least. We have hand-painted as well as commercially-dyed yarns to suit your cooler weather knitting needs! Couldn’t resist taking a photo of the beautiful colours in […]