Mitten Tree 2021

Autumn is here, and things are getting frosty, including heads and hands! We are accepting donations for our mitten tree (hats and scarves are gratefully accepted too) on behalf of Commuknity Cares who will distribute them to those in need. We have already received some gorgeous hats and mittens (modelled by our tree 🙂) and …

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 …

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 …

Snark-O-Meter

Check out Marilynn’s “Snark-O-Meter” shawl in progress! She’s using our Loop House yarn, and it is turning out great! You can still join in the Knit-A-Long from Casapinka. The pattern is available on both LoveCrafts https://www.lovecrafts.com/en-us/p/the-snark-o-meter-knitting-pattern-by-casapinka and Ravelry https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/the-snark-o-meter

Knit Night Returns!

Our in-person knit nights will be returning starting July 7th at 5:00 pm. We’re so excited to reconnect with everyone! We’ll be hosting from a place of caution for the time being. The knit night host will have the discretion to limit the number of attendees, or request that masks be worn. If you’re not …

Fletcher’s Blanket

Fletcher and his mum are long time friends of the store. Recently, Fletcher’s beloved blanket began to show the effects of all the love that has been lavished upon it. Heads were put together, and this collaboration has produced a pattern to knit a new blanket for him. Fletcher has agreed to share this pattern, …

Level Up!

We’re pleased to announce that starting May 28th, our capacity is now back to  3 customers (no companions) in the store at a time! If you are a senior, or someone who is immunocompromised, and needs to shop with a companion please give us a call at 403-457-3020.  We are happy to make arrangements for you to …

In honour of National Bubble Tea Day, Casapinka has released a sweet new pattern called Noncho! It’s available in both a DK and a Fingering weight version, and if you buy the yarn for this project on Saturday or Sunday, you will get the pattern for free! Thank you Casapinka!

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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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