Finished Object Friday – July 29, 2016

Today’s finished object is Flora & Fairies, pattern by Susan B. Anderson, knitted by Mary-Lou. If you stay with Mary-Lou, she leaves one of these adorable fairies perched on your towel at the end of your bed as a gift. Just open the ties, and poof, a fairy for you!   Wonderful job, Mary-Lou! Now …

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!

Movie night?

Our friends at eOne have given us 6 pairs of tickets to an advance screening of “Captain Fantastic” starring Viggo Mortensen, on Wed, July 20th at Landmark Shawnessy at 7:00 PM. Synopsis: Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father (Viggo Mortensen) devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is …

Almost finished object Friday! – July 15, 2016

We are too impatient to wait for this to be finished! Annie is making a Pool & Conquer with Wollmeise Merino DK in the “Suzanne” colourway! The pattern contains a technique to “pool” your yarn, and depending upon the weight you have, results in anything from a cowl in Merino DK to a full sized shawl …

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!

Check it out!

We are so pleased to tell you that we are now carrying undyed, fingering weight yarn! We have an 80 %wool/20% nylon blend in 115 gram/420 yard skeins, and an 80% Merino/10% Cashmere/10% Nylon blend which comes in 115 gram/375 yard skeins!


A friendly local yarn store on Kensington Road. We are located on the traditional territories of the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, and the people of the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3.