National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

We are located on the traditional territories of the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, including the Blackfoot Confederacy, the Piikani, Siksika, and Kainai First Nations, Tsuut’ina First Nation and Stoney Nakoda (including the Chiniki, Bearspaw and Wesley First Nations). We acknowledge them, and the people of the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region …

New Colours!

This week we have new, limited edition colours of our Loop House “Merino Tencel” yarn. Milled in Italy, it’s 70% Extra Fine Merino/30% Tencel/100 grams/131 yards. This is a really versatile yarn that will work for Aran, Lopi, or Chunky, depending on your needle size. (Usually 5 – 6mm)

Since we can’t be here…

We are back in the online realm of Zoom once again. Join us for our virtual Knit/Crochet Nights from 5:00 – 8:00 pm Wednesdays and Thursdays!  Come hang out, and have some good fibre times from the comfort of your own home! Copy & paste the link https://us04web.zoom.us/j/4595829358 to enter the meeting. Our meeting ID is 459582935 …

Here We Go Again…

Following the Alberta Government’s announcement on Sept. 15th: We are still open for in-store shopping all week from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. If you’re not comfortable coming inside, curbside pick up is always available! Just give us a call at 403-457-3020, we’re happy to help. . We are closed for walk in shopping at …

New Loop House Yarns and…

We have some new “Loop House” yarn for you this week! First up is our “Loop House 100% Extra Fine Merino” fingering weight yarn. 100 grams/400 yards of 100% Extra Fine Merino, milled in Italy. Next, our “Loop House Merino Tencel” yarn. 70% Extra Fine Merino/30% Tencel/100 grams/131 yards, this versatile yarn will work for …

Anatomically Correct Socks!

Our friend, Alison made these fabulous “anatomically correct” socks. Meaning each toe is shaped correctly to the toes on each foot, which means you have both a right and a left sock! Alison found some red darning thread was more than equal to the task of labelling each sock. If you’d like to try some …

Labour Day

We will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6th so we can enjoy the last weekend of the summer. We’ll re-open again at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Sept. 7th. Have a great long weekend!

New bags, and…

We have some brand new Doreen Jensen bags this week, in a new size! Not only are they bigger, but they have a handy drawstring top, as well as generous pockets. Perfect for those bulkier projects! We also have new stitch markers from Purple Gecko! And speaking of those larger projects, we have a big …

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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.

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