More 5th birthday follies!!


We have more great news for our birthday celebration!!   First, some more details about our special Windward class! Local designer Heidi Kirrmaier  describes her shawl “Windward” as “The multiple changes in knitting direction of this piece are akin to the maneuvering required when sailing into the wind, or windward.” As part of our 5th …

5th Birthday Follies!


It’s our birthday, but here are some treats for you! Each day of our birthday week, we have a deal for you. Each deal is only valid on the day listed, so here is a list in case you need to plan your visits! June 6th – Cascade 220 Worsted weight yarn – 15% off! …

Yarn & Fibre Sale this Saturday!


A quick reminder that the yarn & fibre sale to help our loopie, Clair, is happening this Saturday! There will be yarn, fibre, and all manner of treasure, so come and check it out! All proceeds go to Clair for her rehabilitation.

What we got Wednesday – May 25, 2016


This Wednesday we have some absolutely beautiful handmade ceramic yarn bowls from local artist Aaron Cameron. They are all unique, and work with different weights of yarn, from the bulky to the fine. We also have some Form & Farbe from Zitron. This is a Super Bulky weight yarn, it comes in 100 gram/50 metre …

We are turning 5!!


Can you believe it!? We are so excited that we’re going to start celebrating on June 5th and continue for the whole week!! (Maybe even a little longer!) When we started planning our celebration, we realised just how many talented, local designers and artist Loopies were among our friends, and we asked them if they …

Finished Object Friday – May 20, 2016


Today we are featuring Jackie and her purple cardigan! She learned the seamless, top down raglan technique a few years ago, and hasn’t looked back. Great job Jackie!! We’d also like to take a minute to tell you about an event to help our loopie, Clair. There will be a sale of yarn & fibre, …

What we got Wednesday – May 18, 2016


We got SO much, this fine Wednesday! Let’s start with the pointy end. We have a whole bunch of new needles. To start, these are  ChiaoGoo RED Lace circular needles. RED Lace needles are made from  surgical grade steel, and the cable is constructed from memory-free, multi-strand steel, coated with a smooth (and snazzy!) RED …