Just sit, knit, crochet and relax

The Loop, a funky, friendly little local yarn store located on Kensington Road in NW Calgary.

At The Loop, our focus is to create a community of yarn stashers, lovers, researchers, and users. To meet this end, we provide a wide range of quality products at various price points, and an impressive list of learning opportunities.

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Finished Object Friday!

This Friday, we are showing off Marilynn’s Waiting for Rain¬†shawl. She knitted it with 2 skeins of “Alegria” by Manos del Uruguay on 3.75 mm needles. Looks gorgeous, Marilynn!!

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Knitting 101 – Continental Style

Have you always wanted to learn to knit? Now you can! Over the course of 4, two hour sessions, one of our amazing K101 instructors will teach you the following skills: Casting on Binding off Knit stitch Purl Stitch Increasing & Decreasing, as well as the basics of reading a pattern. Armed with these basic …

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New Product


What we got Wednesday – April 20, 2016

This Wednesday, we are all about the re-stock! We received more of the wonderful Hektos yarn by Julie Asselin, as well as 2 more varieties of her fingering weight gradients!   We have also received some more Uptown Worsted as well, so if that’s been on your list, it is here!  

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Store Hours

  • Sunday 10:00am 5:00pm
  • Monday 10:00am 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 10:00am 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 10:00am 8:00pm
  • Thursday 10:00am 8:00pm
  • Friday 10:00am 5:00pm
  • Saturday 10:00am 5:00pm

* On holidays we knit at home

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