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Choose from thousands of knitting patterns, digital downloads, 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 accessories.

 Modern Knitting

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Our new sock yarns for the Autumn and Winter include:  Opal Rainforest 15, inspired  by the Amazon Rainforest; Shafpate 11, made with wool from the from the endangered Shafpate sheep; and Beautiful World, with a range of vibrant designs and shades that show how wonderful the world can be. 

Opal have also re-issued a selection of the classic and best selling Hundertwasser ranges inspired by the work of the artist Hundertwasser.

Choose from over 1000 PDF knitting and crochet patterns to download instantly.  Check out our digital patterns for babies. men, women and children, accessories and the home, in 4ply, DK, aran and chunky yarns, all stored as PDFs in your account.  

Your pattern will be available immediately after purchase in your account.  Log in using your email address and password (box is on the left hand toolbar) and select "access download area" from the list to view, print or download your PDFs. 

Please note: you need to set up a Modern Knitting account to store your PDF patterns to view, print or download them to a desk top or tablet; you cannot access your download area to download your patterns via a mobile phone.

Knitting accessories include needles, circular needles, double pointed needles, crochet hooks, shawl pins, buttons, tape measures, row counters and handeze gloves which help with stiffness from knitting and other repetitive activities.

Erika Knight Yarns

including Gossypium Cotton an eco-friendly 100% cotton DK yarn and Studio Linen DK made from recycled linen fibers plus a range of pattern to suit and a selection of her Jazz Colour socks.