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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 […]

Easter Holiday Weekend – Stranded In Oz at The Port Markets

Stranded In Oz at The Port Markets will be be open this Easter Holiday Sunday and Monday Public Holiday from 9AM to 5PM. Eric and Richard will be there to assist you.  Happy Easter Holiday Weekend! Hope the Easter Bilby leaves plenty of chocolate for you all! And  a hank or two of Stranded In […]

Bon Voyage Mystery Hank Hunt is on for this weekend at the Port Markets – March 10th Sunday

Long Post for a Long Weekend – FOR SUNDAY ONLY The Sunday Shop IS open this Monday, but the hank hunt is SUNDAY ONLY! Yes, it’s that time again – time for a Bon Voyage Mystery Yarn Hank  Hunt at Stranded In Oz,  Fishermen’s Wharf Markets, Port Adelaide This year, the rules are: 1 Mystery […]

Gettin’ Square — a review of Kollage Square Needles

Stranded In Oz has been a proud stockist of Kollage Square Needles from day one.  I even road tested some early versions of the square circulars (they were so cool, they had wooden and brass tips!)  but those didn’t make the final cut!). That said, there was one large run of them that had some […]

A Namaste, Inc. Accessory Special and Sub Updates

Hello and here we are in Oz, in the midst of summer, and yet, most of us are still clacking away on our needles. And spinning away as well. A thank you to the SA Handspinners and Weavers Guild for inviting me to chat with them about what I do. It was nice to see […]

A Note for the Stranded In Oz Merry Bands of Knitters and Spinners

Stranded In Oz Robin Hood Knitters and Spinners Subscriptions for 2013! Ten Reasons to Join Us in 2013, in no particular order: 1) A 15% club discount for all members on regularly-priced SIOz products– up from 10% from previous years? Why? Because it’s my way of saying thank you 2) Packs will have at least […]

Stranded In Oz at Embroiderer’s Guild Market Day

Stranded In Oz will be at: The Embroiderers’ Guild of South Australia Inc… Summer School Market Day on Friday 11th January 2013 at Hosanna Heights 101 Morialta Road ROSTREVOR 2PM to 6PM I’ll be there with the finer threads as well as bits and pieces to keep your fingers busy during the summer months and […]

HiyaHiya Special for SIOz Ravelers

For this Week,, Jan 1-8, 2013: Ravelry Group Members can get 15% off their HiyaHiya needle orders from Stranded In Oz. Offer good using the RAVELRYHH discount code. No further discounts apply and subject to stock on hand. Offer good from Jan 1 through Jan 8, 2013. Discount applies for ALL customers. Overseas orders will […]

Christmas Kits and 2013 Knitters and Spinners Club Subs

It’s that time of year — and this year, I’ve added a Christmas kit (great as a gift or if you’ve missed out on the Knitter’s Club Sub). And the 2013 Knitters’ and Spinner’s Club Sub Product listings are active, so have a look and if you are interested, subscribe early — the price will […]

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