What we got Wednesday!

First off – Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky! 99 metres (108 yards)/100 grams of deliciousness! Next up: Naturally Loyal 8 ply DK weight yarn. In a 50 gram, 105 metre (115 yard) ball, this yarn is another great option for colourwork. We brought in all the colours, from the bright… to the even brighter! As …

Feeling Colourful?

We can help! We just received a shipment of Diamond Luxury “Highlander” yarn. Highlander is a sport weight yarn that comes in 50 gram/138 metre (151 yard) balls. It’s 100% Highland wool, perfect for colourwork AND it’s only $5.00 a ball, and we have all the colours! So if you’ve been wanting to knit a …

A nice, Friday sweater

We wanted to show you Karen’s sweater today. She found the pattern in a vintage Family Circle magazine, and knitted it in Heart West Haven 2 ply yarn, a locally sourced yarn from Millarville, Alberta. Great job, Karen! It is one beautiful sweater, and the details are amazing!  

Mohair & Cashmere are here!

We just received some beautiful sport weight “From The Mountain” cashmere yarn! From The Mountain hires women in Afghanistan to handspin undyed cashmere into gorgeous, soft yarn, while paying them a fair wage for their work. The yarn comes in 100 gram/250+/- metre (273 +/- yards) skeins. If you’re interested in knowing more about From …

Classes? We have them!

Have you checked out our fall classes? We have lots going on, from Knitting and Crochet 101, to advanced lace techniques. There are some starting this weekend, and there is still space available! Call the store at 403-457-3020 for more information, or to register! Also, book club is back!! Join Sarah on Tuesday, September 29th …

Merino and Mohair, and More…

We have some new yarns for you today! First, we have Sandnes Garn Tynn Merinoull. This yarn is 100% merino wool. It comes in a 50 gram, 175 metre (191 yards) ball, and… it is superwash! We have brought in a colour or two for you to choose from! We also have Zitron Extraklasse mohair …

Some Friday tidbits…

We have a new Loopie! Heather will be working on Wednesdays from 4:00 – 8:00 pm. She is also one of our teachers, and an extremely talented knitter and crocheter. You may have already taken a class or two from her. Welcome Heather! We’re so happy to have you with us! We also have a …

Happy Wednesday!

We have some awesome Wednesday treats for you! We have Mountain Meadow Wool! Mountain Meadow Wool is a small, family owned company in Buffalo, Wyoming. They source 100% domestic wool, and use eco-friendly processing methods to produce beautiful yarn and wool products. The Adalour cowl pictured was knitted by our very own Annie, using 3.5 mm …

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A friendly little local yarn store on Kensington Road in NW Calgary. We are back to our regular hours and capacity. While masks are no longer required to be worn indoors, we understand that some people may not be fully comfortable with this. If you are more comfortable wearing your mask, please feel welcome to continue doing so. If you forgot yours, or decide you want one, 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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