Our 2017 hours for Christmas & New Year’s are: December 24th – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm December 25th – Closed December 26th – Closed December 27th – 10:00 am – 8:00 pm December 28th – 30th – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm December 31st – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm January 1st – Closed …
We just received a giant shipment of ChiaoGoo needles. We have ChiaoGoo Twist Complete, ChiaoGoo Twist RedLace Small, and the always utterly adorable, ChiaoGoo RedLace Mini set! Plus a new shipment of KnittyPie project bags!
Not only that, it’s Christina’s first lace project too! She knitted the Annis shawl by Susanna IC in some beautiful purple “Gloria” by Manos del Uruguay.
We have a shipment of yarn bowls and mugs from Chasing Fire Studios, including their iconic “I am knitting and desire to remain undisturbed” mug! We also have a really great new sport weight yarn. “Geilsk Tweed” is 100% wool, threaded with tweed “flecks,” and it’s so nice to work with. It’s soft, and drapey, …
New this week, gorgeous yarn bowls from Aaron Cameron! Plus more SweetGeorgia Bulletproof sock yarn, and “Air” from DROPS. “Air” is unique, in that it’s not spun, it’s a “blown” yarn. The fibre is blown down a tube, to create a really soft, light yarn. Come down and give it a cuddle!
The Loop is thrilled to announce another member of our “House” yarn line! Introducing… “Southern Alberta Aran!” A truly local yarn, from sheep to dye pot. It has a really great story, and we’d love to share it with you… Step One – The Fibre Heidi, of Heart West Haven farm, has a small flock …
We have new Loop House “Fingering” yarn! We have beautiful new variegated colours, inspired by Canadian artist Nathalie Parenteau (Wolverine-Devil Bear, Snowy Owl Mandala, Untitled Church, Pisces, and Fire People) as well as two new semi-solid colours (Ballerina and Aqua)! Plus “Foot Loose” from Diamond Luxury Yarns. 75% Merino & 25% Polyamid, great for socks!
Susan knitted this shawl for a lucky bride who got married a couple of weeks ago! The pattern is called Margaree Harbour by Luise O’Neill. Susan changed the border on this project, fantastic work, Susan!!
Annie’s socks, made with Hikoo Kenzie and her personal sock pattern!
We have new Latvian mitten kits, as well as Latvian Christmas stocking kits! Polly is “helping” Annie unpack a monster shipment of needles and hooks! We also have a re-stock of Pure Wool superwash, Highlander, and Baby BamBoo!