The Loop

Local yarn shop (LYS)
1557 Barrington St.
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Z7
Ravelry patterns are available to purchase in this shop


Shop hours may be affected by Coronavirus. Please call ahead!

Monday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday - Friday Closed
Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Wheelchair access yes
Seating available yes
Free wireless yes

The Loop is a modern, bright and cheerful space in the heart of historic downtown Halifax. Specializing in natural fibres from near and far, the Loop carries a carefully-selected range of beautiful yarns and tools for handknitting and crochet, fibre for spinning and felting, as well as some cross-stitch and embroidery supplies. Drop in for friendly advice, take a workshop, or schedule a private lesson.

Shop staff



Brands that have been purchased at this shop.

  • Amano Yarns
    last stashed Jul 2021
  • Aspen Grove Farm
    last stashed Oct 2021
  • BC Garn
    last stashed Apr 2022
  • Berroco
    last stashed Dec 2021
  • Cascade Yarns ┬«
    last stashed May 2022
  • Fibrelya
    last stashed Jun 2021
  • Fleece Artist
    last stashed Sep 2021
  • Handmaiden Fine Yarn
    last stashed Apr 2022
  • HiKoo┬« by skacel
    last stashed May 2021
  • Hypothesis Yarns
    last stashed Aug 2021
  • Illimani Yarn
    last stashed Feb 2022
  • Jody Long
    last stashed Nov 2021
  • Juniper Moon Farm
    last stashed Apr 2022
  • Lang Yarns
    last stashed Jun 2021
  • Naturally Yarns NZ
    last stashed Mar 2022
  • Pro Lana
    last stashed Sep 2021
  • Rellana Garne
    last stashed Jan 2022
  • Sandnes Garn
    last stashed Oct 2021
  • Sugar Bush Yarns
    last stashed Sep 2021
  • Yvieknits Yarn
    last stashed Sep 2021
  • Zitron
    last stashed Jan 2022
  • Zwerger Garn
    last stashed May 2022