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 – July 22, 2016

Today’s finished object is Justine’s new pair of socks. She won the skein of Two Birds Knitting “Sweet Ass Sock” yarn in the “Don’t Call Me Cupcake!” colourway in Clair’s draw, and made her socks in Carmen’s  two-at-a-time, toe up, fish heel sock class. Excellent work, Justine!

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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 – July 13, 2016

First, we got a new shipment of SweetGeorgia “Party of Five – Tough Love Sock” in some new colourways! Second… Our next shipment of Rohrspatz & Wollmeise is here! We have some more “Pure” – 100% Merino, Sockenwolle 80/20 Twin, Merino DK, and Lace-Garn!

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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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