Loise al'Vere is the second-youngest daughter of the a'Vere family and the older sister of Egwene.
Loise was born in the year 975 NE. She is a tomboy as late as age fifteen. Loise was considered the adventurous one, she was the one who hung on to climbing trees long after others girls gave it up. Who sneaked off hunting rabbits and went swimming in the Waterwood long after it was proper for a girl.
She was not allowed to braid her hair until 997 NE.