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 little local yarn store on Kensington Road in NW Calgary. 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, who also make their homes on this land. Masks are currently mandatory in all indoor public spaces. If you forgot yours, please let us know and we’ll get you one. If shopping in person isn’t for you yet, we are happy to help you out with a phone order. Just give us a call at 403-457-3020. We can ship your order, and our curbside pick up option is still available.