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Brooches and Plant Dyed by Mehlsen at Loop London

With just three weeks left until the much anticipated Edinburgh Yarn Festival on March 10th and 11th, our excitement – not to mention the planning and the packing – is well underway. You might want to keep a pen at the ready

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Loop’s Handmade Project Bags and a trip to India

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A good project bag is hard to beat. That’s a fact that every long term or hardcore knitter would easily stand by, but what makes a good project bag? Well, that’s something that differs as much as our tensions, but

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Stunning Scissors!

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As knitters, we certainly never get tired of talking about all the gorgeous yarns and their possibilities. But let’s take a moment and give due to an essential haberdashery friend, and one we could never live without.

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Haberdashery Heaven

What’s knitting without all the tools and accessories? Useful and beautiful, we have a whole range of new items that are arriving in the shop now and in the next few weeks.

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Christmas Gift Guide

Stocking fillers or presents under the tree, we’re bursting with gift ideas for all types of knitter, crocheter or crafter! We’ve collected our favourite treats for £10 and under, £20 and under, £50 and under…plus a little selection of gifts for pure

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Perfect Project Bags

One of the many joys of knitting or crochet is the portability of the craft. Several of us keep projects in our bags for the daily commute or to have with us for those ‘just in case’  moments when our hands are idle.

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Fix-A-Stitch To The Rescue!

Dropped stitches – not the most exciting or satisfying part of knitting, but a somewhat inevitable annoyance we have all had to battle with at some point. Do you find yourself debating with agony whether to frog back and rescue

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Christmas Wishlists!

We know it’s still over a month until Christmas but, as knitters, we’re inherently inclined to plan ahead. A few years ago we compiled lists of what we would ask Father Christmas for if the elves made yarn and haberdashery

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Knits & Gifts for Little Ones

We’re spoilt for choice when it comes to babies these days at Loop – there are so many adorable patterns and other bits and bobs perfect for the wee ones in our lives! From sweet cardis to dapper pullovers, precious

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Loop Loves Pom Poms!

Loop’s resident window dresser, Sophie, has brought a delightfully woolly theme to our display on Camden Passage this month – pom poms! We’re a little bit obsessed with these tiny spheres of sheepy goodness and it’s making us happy to

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Figure of Eight Cast On

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Finally we are getting a bit of nice, light, summer knitting weather! Yeah! Later in this post, we have a tutorial for the figure of eight cast-on, mentioned in other tutorials (and here) and a new way of striping those toe-up afterthought

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Crochet Love

Syd Rabbit at Loop, London

We do love a bit of crochet at Loop, particularly when the weather warms up. Crochet is perfect for when you want a a quick little project that you can whisk away on holiday, or stuff in your bag for

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