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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.

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. 

We have just taken stock of new shades of Cygnet Superwash pure wool DK and wool rich 4 ply plus a selection of the latest bold and bright self patterning baby knitting yarns form the Cygnet Kiddies Couture DK collection (see photos) with links to free patterns
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: The mysterious Illusion range and Funny. which has a silver thread running through the yarn for an additional sparkle. Plus new colourways from Regia by KaffeFassett and Arne and Carlos in 100g balls

We still have Rainforest X11 inspired by exotic birds and animals and Schafpate V111 made from the wool of rare and endagered Schafpate sheep -but remember,  these are limited editon ranges and when the're gone they are gone. Check the sale page for sock knitting bargain and just in
we have new shades of Wendy Roam which produces stunning and colourful fair isle designs that emerge as you knit.