What we got Wednesday – Nov. 25, 2015

Kureyon_Air

We have new Noro! We received some Kureyon Air, in all the colours, naturally. Kureyon Air is a super bulky version of Noro’s Kureyon yarn. It comes in 100 gram/100 metre (109 yard) skeins. It’s perfect for chunky hats, mittens etc! Next up, Noro Rainbow Roll! Rainbow Roll is a 100 gram/269 metre (294 yard) …

Warm Welcome for Syrian Refugees

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To help welcome Syrian refugees arriving in Calgary and Southern Alberta, we are collecting donations of hand-crafted winter accessories to be given to individuals and families as they arrive in the city. We are partnering with the Margaret Chisholm Resettlement Centre, part of Calgary Catholic Immigration Society, which runs an airport welcome program, to distribute …

Christmas Cowl Kit

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We have 10 limited edition Basketweave Cowl Christmas kits available! In addition to the cowl pattern, (designed by our own Michelle Macleod) the kit contains a skein of Gloria yarn by Manos del Uruguay, a special edition handmade Needleinhand project bag, a special stitch marker by Purple Gecko Studio, Loop Loot, and other assorted goodies! …

We are sad and happy…

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Our Wednesday night Loopie and resident yarn display artist, Heather is moving on to a new, full time position. Sadly, it is not at The Loop. We are very sorry to see her go, but we wish her all the best in her new job. We are sure she will be visiting us so we …

What we got Wednesday… plus a big reveal!

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First of all, we got more yarn spools! In addition to the wonderful single spools (some are maple, for that extra Canadian touch!), we got a couple of double spools. These beauties help make colourwork go smoothly by making the yarn wrangling easier. Book Club will be meeting on Tuesday, November 24 from 6:30 – 8:30pm …

What we got Wednesday

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Which is appearing on Friday this week! Today we have some gorgeous new project bags by Needleinhand! These unique bags are always extremely popular, so make sure you check them out quickly! We also received the rest of our Royale interchangeable needles! Have a great weekend!

What we got Wednesday – November 4th, 2015

Grendel

We got a new fibre friend! His name is Grendel, and he is a troll who is hoping “to dispel some of the myths about trolls.” From his bio: “Troll misbehaviour is grossly exaggerated. How often do you actually see documented evidence of a troll getting out of hand?” Grendel is a unique “Bragg Creekture” …