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 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 – 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 …

What We Got Wednesday – April 5, 2017

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This week, we got some pretty spectacular metal buttons, animals and buttons with a steampunk motif!   Plus new stitch markers from Purple Gecko Studio!   We also received a very cool product from Regia! “Pairfect” sock yarn, start your sock at the end of the yellow section of yarn. After you finish the first …

What We Got Wednesday – Mar. 29, 2017

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Wow, the last week of March is here! Hopefully spring is not too far away now. We have a great new yarn from Cascade for you this week, Hampton is a beautiful blend of 70% Pima Cotton and 30% Linen and it arrived just in time to start making those nice, lightweight spring and summer tops. …

What We Got Wednesday – Mar. 22, 2017

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This week we have a new Malabrigo Yarn for you! Dos Tierras is a beautiful 50% Merino, 50% Baby Alpaca yarn. It’s available in a 100 gram/193 metre (210 yard) hank, and we have brought in all the colours! Plus a re-stock of Baby Bamboo! We also have a totally brand new product to show …

What we got Wednesday, and what we’ll BE getting!

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This week, we got a new yarn from Cascade, it’s called Anchor Bay. It’s a DK blend of 50% cotton, and 50% superwash Merino. It’s perfect for hats, sweaters, cowls, even blankets! We’ve also received a big re-stock of sock yarn! Part of our Wednesday this week, is showing you some things we’ll be getting. …

What We Got Wednesday – Feb. 22

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This week we have some brand spanking new toys from Ashford! Our looms have started arriving, this one is the Knitters Loom, in the 50 cm width. We also got a time saving tool, that sounds super fun to use… the Ashford Fringe Twister! For adding fringey goodness to your scarves and wraps! Finally, we …