Ann McCauley at Looped

  We're thrilled to welcome knitwear designer Ann McCauley to Looped on April 10 and 11. Join us for a Knit/Chat/Learn with Ann on Friday evening from 7pm-8:30pm. Ann will share her knitting experience, preferences, tips and techniques. This event is free, but space is limited. The fun continues on Saturday with two workshops. Ann will teach Knitting and Sweater Skills from 10am-1pm. You'll fine-tune your knitting knowledge and skills and cover pattern selection, ease, measuring, fiber and needle selection, swatching, gauge, the selvage stitch and much, much more. Ann will teach Enviable Invisible Seams from 2pm-5pm Saturday afternoon. You'll learn various seaming methods including invisible horizontal, invisible vertical to horizontal and invisible vertical seaming. Ann will also cover the whip stitch for use with hems or facings. Call Looped at 202-714-5667 to reserve your spot for Friday evening and to sign up for Ann's Saturday workshops.  

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Quince&Co is Ready for Spring!

                      We got a BIG shipment from Quince&Co. at the shop yesterday. Along with all the usuals, we got a nice supply of spring yarns--Sparrow, Kestrel and Tern. If you are ready to get your spring knitting going, we have what you need. Also to note, we got the new colors of Sparrow which are so lovely. To go with this, Quince released their Sparrow 2015 patterns today. They are beautiful and simple, it's what they do best. Per usual, the Sparrow is already moving fast so don't wait on this!

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Aestlight Shawl

Spring really is coming, we promise! Here is a lovely lace knit shawl designed by Gudren Johnston to add to your spring wardrobe. Aestlight is light to wear and can give you a pop of color to wash those winter blues away. You can knit it in one or two colors of Malabrigo Sock and you'll receive 15% off on the yarn in the month of March.

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