Traders 2018


Unwind will feature a perfectly formed marketplace catering specifically to fibre lovers. See your favorite NZ yarnies, fibre folk and tool suppliers and enjoy fondling their wares.

Expressions of interest to trade at Unwind 2019 are being taken now.

2018 Traders list, the 2019 list will be published by October 2018.

Vintage Purls

Hand-dyed yarn and fibre, knitting needles and accessories. KnitPro, ChiaoGoo, Schoppel-Wolle, and more.

Little Radiator

1000 little things only Knitters know about:

  • Tee Shirts
  • Greeting Cards
  • Note Books
  • Bags
  • Labels
  • and more

For those who love to craft with fibre.
All Hand Crafted in Dunedin, NZ.

Frances Stachl Jewellery

Unique handmade jewellery in precious metal.


We import yarn and knitting accessories that are not readily available in NZ yarn shops.  Our range includes Sugar’n Cream cotton, Zauberball, Noro, Kauni, Regia, HiyaHiya, Addi, and Clover.


The natural yarn store.  The best in New Zealand made yarns direct from the mill.

Holland Road Yarn Company

Delighted to bring beautiful yarns and supplies from around the world to Unwind. Knitsch Yarns, Wollmeise, The Fibre Company and more!

Heavenly Wools

Heavenly Wools is an independent dyer, providing spinners with premium hand-dyed fibres in a huge range of colours.

Natural Star

Hand-dyed semi solid yarn, mini skeins, patterns and pompoms.

Dark Harbour Yarn

Hand-dyed in Wellington, Dark Harbour Yarn is inspired by stories and creatures of the sea. Ahoy there, knitters!

Doe Spins

Hand dyed yarns including a range of plant dyed skeins. Mini skein packs will be available. Handspun yarns and colour blended batts for spinners and felters.


Hand-dyed yarn
Yarn kits
JUL Designs shawl accessories
Wrist rulers

Bleating Art

Bleating Art is a much enjoyed hobby for mother and daughter fibrephiles Denise and Alice. We have an abundance of sock and fingering weight yarn dyed with love into a constantly changing colour palette.

Spinning Wood Designs

Handcrafted spindles and fibre tools.

Spinning Wood Designs will only be at Unwind on Sunday, be sure to find them then, they will take the spot vacated by Swap Shop outside of the Trade Hall.

Kith & Craft

Hand spun and dyed fibres and yarns, vintage knitting patterns and other crafty treasures.

Hanging Rock Roost

Handmade bento style project bags, knitting patterns and hand-drawn greeting cards, all made with love in South Canterbury.


Provenance™ is dedicated to providing an outlet for artisans from around the world; showcasing beautiful textiles handcrafted using traditional techniques.

The Yarn Queen

Boutique stockist of quality, high-fashion yarns such as Hedgehog Fibres and Anzula Luxury Fibres; and elegant hand-crafted accessories. Because we believe everyone deserves luxury.

Kolorit Yarn

Hand dyed and hand painted merino based yarns and mini-skein gradient sets


We sell hand dyed merino-based fibres and yarns that may be blended with other fibres such as silk, alpaca or nylon. Custom dyeing is also available.

And don’t forget Swap Shop!