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Choose from thousands of knitting patterns, great value knitting yarns, a huge range of sock yarns, lace yarns, scarf yarns, everything for baby knitting and a wide selection of knitting needles and books.

Welcome to Modern Knitting

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Visit our ever growing collection of knitting and crochet patterns with designs for men, women, boys and girls including cardigans, sweaters tank tops and jackets plus cardies, matinee sets, outfits and blankets for babies and accessories for the home -  ranging from cushions to tea cosies to toys. Got the perfect yarn and can't wait to start? With our great range of downloadable patterns you can be knitting in a minute!

Once you've found the pattern visit our yarns by type selection and select from our selection of 2 ply, 3 ply, 4 ply, DK, aran, chunky, mega chunky, super chunky, boucle and mohair knitting yarns in a fantastic range of colours from Sirdar, Wendy, Peter Pan, Hayfield, Sublime, Katia, Twilleys, King Cole, Bergere de France and many more.....

See our great range of sock yarns inc Regia, Rowan, Opal, Socka, Lorna's Laces, Austermann, Schoppel Wolle and Claudia in 4 ply and 6 ply solid colour, self-patterning, self-striping and random colourways.

Just in: Opal Rainforest X11 - inspired by the exotic birds and wildlife of the rainforest and Schafpate V111 - inspired by walks in the forest and made from the wool of rare and endagered Schafpate sheep.   Check the sale page for sock knitting bargains.