The Loop

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


Monday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thu - Fri 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.

  • Aspen Grove Farm
    last stashed Aug 2022
  • BC Garn
    last stashed Jan 2023
  • Berroco
    last stashed Feb 2023
  • Cascade Yarns ®
    last stashed Feb 2023
  • Debbie Bliss
    last stashed Jun 2022
  • Fleece Artist
    last stashed Sep 2022
  • Handmaiden Fine Yarn
    last stashed Apr 2023
  • Illimani Yarn
    last stashed Nov 2022
  • Jody Long
    last stashed Feb 2023
  • Kremke Soul Wool
    last stashed May 2023
  • Lang Yarns
    last stashed Sep 2022
  • Rellana Garne
    last stashed Nov 2022
  • Rocky Mountain Dyeworks
    last stashed Jun 2022
  • Zwerger Garn
    last stashed Apr 2023