Late Opening

It is with profound sadness that we share that Rose’s beloved husband, Nestor has passed away. We will be joining Rose in celebrating Nestor’s life, on the morning of Tuesday, March 15th. The store will open at approximately 1:00pm. If you would like to send Rose your condolences or share a memory of Nestor, you …

Wednesday Goodies!

Our new Loop House yarn “Lights and Tinsel.” Our newest fingering weight yarn is 400 yards/100 grams of a Fine Merino Superwash/Nylon, and Stellina (for the sparkles!) We have new yarns from Gathering Yarn too! White Rose is an unbelievably soft yarn made of 78% Extra Fine Merino and 28% Polyamide. Plus new sock yarn, …

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 …

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

We are located on the traditional territories of the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, including the Blackfoot Confederacy, the Piikani, Siksika, and Kainai First Nations, Tsuut’ina First Nation and Stoney Nakoda (including the Chiniki, Bearspaw and Wesley First Nations). We acknowledge them, and the people of the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region …

One Shot!

We have a bunch of new “One Shot Series” yarn from Gathering yarn. 100 grams of fingering weight yarn, 75% Extrafine Merino/25% Mulberry silk. Use them together like a gradient, or separately, the choice is yours!

Summer Dress!

What do you do when you’re knitting your “Classic Tee” by Kay Hopkins and you have a whole Sun Jar gradient set at your disposal? Well, if you’re Julie, you use up all that set and knit yourself the most perfect summer dress! The pattern is available on the designer’s website: https://www.knitforthesoul.com/patterns/classic-tee-knitting-pattern-pullover-top

New this week!

We were able to get our paws on a few copies of the 2020 Shetland Wool Week Annual! It’s full of beautiful designs from folks like Ella Gordon and Wilma Malcolmson, we don’t expect these to hang around for very long! In a happy coincidence, we have a re-stock of Jamieson & Smith 2 ply …

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A friendly local yarn store on Kensington Road. 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.

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