What we got Wednesday!

We have new spinning wheels! The “Flatiron” is a new wheel from Schacht. It comes flat-packed, and can be constructed in a few hours. Because you’re building it, you can decide if you want the flyer on the left or the right! The bearings in the maiden are self-aligning, and the drive wheel is fully …


We have received part of our new Wollmeise order! We have some Lace Garn, Blend , and Twin. There is more to come, including a special limited edition “Pure” for fall!

What we got Wednesday – Sept. 14, 2016

We got some more SweetGeorgia “Party of Five” yarn! We have a “few” colours for you to choose from! Did you know that Sarah Elizabeth also dyes beautiful silk scarves? She does, and we have some!   We have also received a whole bunch of Estelle Yarns “Alpaca Merino Chunky.” This is a new, bulky …

We have a winner!

Our August technique for the Techni-KAL was travelling stitches, and our winner for that month is emkovar! She wins a copy of “Textured Stitches” by Connie Chang Chinchio. Congratulations emkovar!!    

Finished Object Friday – Sept. 9, 2016

Today’s finished object is Myrna’s Rowe, by Michele Wang. Myrna modified the pattern for a shawl collar instead.  The yarn is Uist Worsted from Poppy Yarn and Fibre, and the colourway is called “General’s Teal.” It is a one of a kind that was custom dyed for Myrna as a birthday gift, and it is clearly …

What we got Wednesday – Sept. 7, 2016

Our first Autumn “WWGW!” We have some more fall stock for you today. First up: We received a shipment of Diamond Luxury Eclipse. This is a DK weight yarn, it varies in thickness like an art yarn, so you can create amazing, textured fabric! Eclipse is 62% Fine Superwash Merino wool, and 38% Fine Merino …

Mmmm… Malabrigo

Just for this weekend, the Malabrigo colourways “Coffee Toffee” and “Primavera” are 15% off! Only these two colours, and only this weekend, so if you’re needing some Malabrigo love, this is a great time!


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.