Traders 2020

Traders for 2021 are have yet to be announced. Unwind 2021 will be a principally virtual affair and supporters will be announced in due course.


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

Vintage Purls

Vintage Purls

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

Little Radiator

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

Stachl Sparkle
Unique handmade jewellery in precious metal.


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


Heavenly Wools

Heavenly Wools hand-dyes New Zealand fibres for handspinners and felters, using premium white and coloured fibre from craft breeders. This year’s new offering will feature Starcrest Farms’ Polwarth alongside Kate’s usual Haunui NZ Halfbred and NZ Merino.


McAuslin Merino

Hand dyed wool, handspun wool, hand dyed fleece, handwoven scarves.

Nana Cindy NZ

Nana Cindy (or just Cindy) is known for her bright, fun aesthetic with a splash of humour. See her for her exclusive handdyed Sumptuous colours as well as her Dye Candy range.

Hanging Rock Roost

Vanessa from Hanging Rock Roost designs simple patterns with clever little twists to keep them interesting to knit and easy to wear. All her samples will be available to try on over the weekend. Drawing on her background as a Graphic Designer, Vanessa creates a range of knitting stationery and enamel pins. And let’s not forget the variety of colourful hand sewn fabric project bags. The product range is ever evolving and is dreamed up and stitched in her studio in South Canterbury.


The Yarn Queen

Yarn Queen

Boutique stockist of quality, high-fashion yarns such as Hedgehog Fibres, Anzula, and Lorna’s Laces, and carefully selected tools, accessories and jewellery. Because we believe everyone deserves the best.


Kolorit Yarn


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

Ōtaki Dye House

Ōtaki Dye House specialises in yarn and fibre with bold, modern colour palettes inspired by magic in nature and art and proudly sources materials exclusively within New Zealand.


Purple Sprouting

Purple Sprouting is based in the beautiful Waikato, New Zealand. We offer high quality hand dyed yarn sourced from mills within New Zealand and the UK.

Newtown House

Newtown House

Newtown House is an online store and storytelling website. We stock home wares and goods from around the world, including knitting wool – Biches et Bûches, Garthenor, Rosa Pomar, Tukuwool – sewing patterns and haberdashery.


Yarn Therapy

Yarn Therapy specialises in complex colourways hand dyed on luxury yarns. Because yarn is cheaper than therapy!

Harnie Hoolie’s Designs

Harnie Hoolie’s Designs specialize in hand dyed luxury yarn, original knitting patterns and knitting accessories.


KiwiYarn-a is hand dyed in Christchurch, Proudly New Zealand made. 4ply and 8ply yarns, lovingly dyed in a variety of styles to suit your taste.

Revive Designs

I make beautiful hand dyed yarn. I specialise in fades for shawls and jerseys.

Sandcoast Skeinery

Lush hand-dyed skeins from the Kapiti Coast of New Zealand


Project bags, box bags, notion bags, kit bags and more project bags – shoeboxsally makes them all herself in Dunedin using quirky and sometimes downright weird fabrics in limited edition runs.


And don’t forget Swap Shop!