Koigu

This month we're featuring Koigu Wool Designs a three-generation-strong family business with international scope! Koigu Wool Designs has a history as bold and unique as the yarns and colors they produce. The name Koigu was chosen to honor the ancestral home of Maie's late husband, Harry, which is located in their native Estonia. The farm .... [ continue reading ]

Joan Janes Designs

We don’t toot our own horns too often – it’s not very Canadian, after all – but just this month, at the height of our Canada 150 celebrations, we’re shining the spotlight on our very own Joan Janes, Canadian designer and teacher. Anyone who has taken a class with Joan knows her friendly, patient manner .... [ continue reading ]

SweetGeorgia Yarns

ABOUT SWEETGEORGIA SweetGeorgia Yarns is an artisan hand-dyed yarn company based in Vancouver. Founded in 2005 by Felicia Lo, they dye luxury knitting yarns and spinning fibres in stunningly saturated colours. Experience their passionate, relentless and unapologetic love of colour. THE SWEETGEORGIA STUDIO A labour of love, their production dye (and sometimes spinning/weaving) studio is .... [ continue reading ]

Briggs & Little Woolen Mills

Briggs & Little, Canada’s Oldest Woolen Mill Fully integrated vertical mill, producing Canadian pure wool spun yarns of various plys and colors. Perfect for hand-knitting, weaving, and crocheting! Built upon values of tradition and highest quality, Briggs & Little has continued to produce the highest quality of 100% pure wool yarns for generations… and plan to continue to deliver .... [ continue reading ]