Here at Loop our winter window is sparkling and the Christmas music is playing — the holiday season is upon us! This week is the beginning of our seasonal roundups, and today we’ve put together some ideas for luxurious gift-giving, from ready-to-make kits and indulgent yarn to handcrafted gems made by skilled artisans. So without further adieu, let’s get started!
Many of you will remember the Toy Competition we hosted last January. This week we are very pleased to present our winner: Lopsy Rabbit! With big, floppy ears and an oversized pom-pom tail, Lopsy melts all our hearts. Available exclusively as a kit, we’ve bundled together all the yarn you’ll need plus the pattern, ready for you to make a Lopsy in your choice of two colourways. We chatted with the designer, Thandi Pritchard, about how Lopsy came to be and what she likes to make this time of year — be sure to read to the end to find out how you …
This week we have a stunning new crochet kit designed by Mette Mehlsen for Loop! This beautiful kit is comprised of Mette’s, naturally dyed wools and exclusive crochet square pattern. All the yarn is dyed using plants, which are mostly gathered from around Mette’s home on Jutland, Denmark. You can read more about Mette’s extraordinary dyeing in our previous post about her.