Loop is a yarn shop in Islington, catering for those interested in knitting and crochet.
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15 Camden Passage, Islington, N1 8EA
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+44 (0)20 7288 1160
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According to Vogue Knitting, knitting is the new yoga for men! Well, I like to think so myself, even though I would say that crocheting is the new Pilates?
My Mum taught me how to knit when I was little and I still remember how we sat together in the living room, the TV running in the background and me fighting with the loops or stitches not being of equal consistency and thus my scarf having...more
Little shop tucked away on an interesting street.
Lots to choose from but I didn't see much in the way of local dyers and the staff wasn't unfriendly, but also didn't seem like they wanted to help either. Maybe I just caught them at a busy time?
Go try it...nothing to loose.more
I don't go to loop enough, but that is probably a good thing as I would end up spending so much money on wool and needles and that would not be good!!
If you have knitting/crochet needs, this is def the place to go. They stock lots and lots of wool.. lace wool, sock wool, merino, silk, alpaca, basic wool, tweed, and loads of colours. Prices range from about £4.50 per ball to at least £35 for...more
With textile arts so insanely popular again, there are more and more yarn shops popping up. However, none of them meets Loop in terms of either quality or service.
The shop itself is beautiful - yes, a bit twee, but that's just the style. It's fashionable and boutiquey and fits in perfectly with the area. It's split over two stories of an old building, so if you're mobility-impaired beware...more
Lovely little yarn shop.
They were so helpful when I called them in a panic from NY, right before my London flight, looking for a particular dye lot to complete a last-minute Christmas gift. They put it on hold and it was waiting for me the next day.more