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 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.

Australian Native Beasts and Birds

More information on The Spindle Tree‘s fibre craft competition Australian Native Beasts and Birds: