The Spindle Tree

The Spindle Tree has been making and promoting a huge range of natural fibres and designer garments for over 22 years.

The Spindle Tree


All items at The Spindle Tree are made in Tasmania by local artisans and are unique and hand crafted, ranging from small knitted baby needs to major knitwear, woven wraps, and a wide selection of accessories including hats, scarves and socks, embroidered baby blankets, glasses cases and pin cushions. Children are well catered for with a variety of garments and felt toys. Yarns of different types include hand dyed mohair, silk and wool.  The Spindle Tree also take orders for knitwear, dyed yarns or speciality products. Knitting, crochet embroidery, felt-making and yarn advice is free.  Please enquire about The Spindle Tree‘s workshops and exhibitions program.

Events, Workshops and Exhibitions by The Spindle Tree at Salamanca Arts Centre include:
The Twelve Days of Christmas (2016)
What is an Aussie Christmas? (2015)
Australian Native Beasts and Birds: Firbe Art Competition (2014)
Australian Native Beasts and Birds: Firbe Art Competition (2012)
Seasonal Fenestria (2010)
Co-Operative Fibers : 20th Anniversary Exhibition of The Spindle Tree Designer Craft Co-Operative (2009)

Image Credits: Nicole Robson