What we got Wednesday – May 24

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Polly is particularly thrilled with what we got this Wednesday, as are the rest of us! We are so pleased to announce that The Loop is now carrying Jamieson & Smith 2 ply “Jumper Weight” yarn! Jamieson & Smith have been producing their beautiful Shetland Wool yarns since the 1960′s, but they began in the …

What we got Wednesday – May 17

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Halfway through May!! How did that happen? This week, we have some cool stuff from Purple Gecko Studio! We have a re-stock on the stitch markers, including everyone’s beloved Lego sets! Plus a re-stock of Purple Gecko orifice hooks, and a new tool, Clair has a row/stitch counter now!!     Oh yeah… Polly said …

What we got Wednesday – May 10

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We got Polly! Natalie, the genius who created our Vincent & Frida felted people, made this utterly adorable sculpture of her beloved dog, Polly, and Polly is going to hang out with us and be an honourary Loopie for a while. We are thrilled to have her visit, so keep your eye on our social media, …

What We Got Wednesday – May 3rd

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Happy First What We Got Wednesday in May!! This week we have some great stuff for you! Have you seen the new Mystery Wrap KAL from Joji Locatelli? Annie has put together some amazing colour packs of 5 skeins of our fingering weight Loop House Yarn for you! Speaking of our Loop House Yarn… we …

It’s Friday!

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Which means it’s “Finished Object” time! This week, we’re pleased to show you another beautiful lace project from Justine. She knitted the Celaeno shawl, by Romi Hill, in Wollmeise Twin in the “Jacuzzi” colourway. She did such a great job, and the lucky recipient is thrilled with the results!

What We Got Wednesday – April 19, 2017

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We have been keeping a big surprise under our hats for a while now, but today we’re letting it out. We’re excited to finally be able to tell you that The Loop now has a house brand! Our first offering is 100 grams of bright, colourful, Merino deliciousness! Perfect for spinning or felting… or just …

What We Got Wednesday – April 12/17

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Happy April! This week we have a re-stock of the “Pure Wool Superwash” from Diamond, plus we brought in a bunch of new colours of their “Highlander” sport weight yarn. Annie decided to knit Tea Jenny by Kate Davies, and discovered that this already well loved yarn is absolutely perfect for colourwork. Sooo… we had to get all …