The Knitting Bee MCR

Hand-crafted, bespoke blankets hand-knitted to the highest quality with love, from a family run business in the cottonopolis of Manchester.

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Our blankets are loved by numerous celebrity parents on Instagram. Check them out below!

Our recent orders

Check out our snaps of all the beautiful orders we have done for our amazing customers and get some inspiration for your own!

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Whatever your mood or time of the year, we have a huge variety of wools in stock. Can’t find the colour you’re after? Drop us a message and we’ll do our very best to find your desired colour.

What our customers say

Customer feedback is at the heart of what we do. We are always receiving heartwarming messages and reviews, why don’t you see what they say for yourself?

Over 250+ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ reviews on Facebook!

  • positive review  Absolutely in love with my comforter. Fancied something different to a teddy for my baby, and this is perfect. So soft and smells amazing! Deffo an addiction awaiting ! Thank you xxx

    Dem Mariè Avatar Dem Mariè
    August 28, 2019

    positive review  So pleased with this snuggly blanket made with love from The Knitting Bee MCR. Amazing quality. Washes so well, and the customer service is some of the best I have ever received! Can not recommend enough xx

    Dannielle Chalmers Avatar Dannielle Chalmers
    October 23, 2020

    positive review  100% recommend it’s such a beautiful soft well made blanket and the delivery was so quick! The lovely person speaking to me about my order was always updating me about the blanket, I’m so happy with it and will be buying more?

    Kasie English Avatar Kasie English
    November 18, 2019
  • positive review  Cannot recommend enough! Such an amazing soft blanket, customer service and delivery for a very happy baby girl! Blanket was made at short notice and everything was done to ensure it was made on time! THANK YOU ?

    Alisha Channon Avatar Alisha Channon
    June 6, 2019

    positive review  Amazing - absolutely love my items and such good, friendly service! ❤️❤️

    Catalina Axon Avatar Catalina Axon
    October 2, 2019

    positive review  I bought a blue, grey and white blanket in size large and it’s absolutely beautiful. The customer service was great and I was kept updated throughout. The blanket came with instructions on how to wash etc. The colours are lovely and it’s so soft. I would highly recommend! Thank you!

    Charlotte Parrett Avatar Charlotte Parrett
    November 19, 2019
  • 5 star review  I have had 3 of these blankets fantastic quality,well made and wash fantastic

    Jackie Mckenzie Jackson Avatar Jackie Mckenzie Jackson
    July 24, 2017

    positive review  Just received my ‘Peppermint Dream’ blanket and I’m in love. It’s so soft and the quality is amazing! Thank you so much

    Cally Harker Avatar Cally Harker
    August 1, 2020

    positive review  I received my blue and white blanket with white fluff trim last week for my little boy that’s not here yet I’m so in love with it. The quality is amazing and sooo soft ? I recommend 100% but wish I went for the bigger size

    Kayla Mackinnon Avatar Kayla Mackinnon
    May 18, 2019
  • positive review  Received my blankets from the knitting bee today and I am so happy with them, the quality is amazing they feel so snug and warm, my little one is 14 months so I ordered a large and the size is the perfect size for his pushchair, the service I have received has been great and the delivery was very fast, I would highly recommend the knitting bee and I will be purchasing from them again

    Kiirst Granda Avatar Kiirst Granda
    November 19, 2019

    positive review  Beautiful blanket so soft and my daughter loves it thank you xx

    Claire Gardner Avatar Claire Gardner
    February 1, 2020

    5 star review  Such a good quality perfect little blanket! Couldn’t have asked for better! 100% recommend x

    Lucie Dover Avatar Lucie Dover
    January 7, 2018
  • positive review  Absolutely love our beautiful blanket. It’s so soft and will keep our new baby lovely and warm in this cold weather! Such amazing customer service as well ? thank you x

    Eleanor Wickenden Avatar Eleanor Wickenden
    January 19, 2020

    5 star review  Had one of these made for my son when he was born to match his room. I was super impressed with quality he's now 14 months old and still has it in his bed now.

    Rick McClung Avatar Rick McClung
    July 24, 2017

    positive review  Got the most gorgeous pink, grey and white knitted blanket delivered. It is so so soft, and the fact that is it handmade makes it that much more special! Definitely worth the money! X

    Jess Reynolds Avatar Jess Reynolds
    October 18, 2019
  • 5 star review  I love these blankets, great for baby shower gifts aswell. Xx

    Nicola Kennedy Avatar Nicola Kennedy
    October 22, 2017

    5 star review  Given these blankets as gifts time and time again. Perfect every time in many different colours. Machine washable, such good quality and always smell amazing! Every blanket comes gift wrapped. 100% would recommend.

    Alicia Stonefield Avatar Alicia Stonefield
    July 24, 2017

    positive review  Loving his new blanket? fell asleep instantly! So soft & beautiful I’m over the moon with it thank you so much?

    Jade Foskett Avatar Jade Foskett
    September 16, 2020
  • positive review  The most amazingly soft and fluffy blankets?and all handmade! Would definitely recommend this company, they updated me with my order all the way through!

    Ellah Miles Avatar Ellah Miles
    March 21, 2020

    positive review  The most amazing hand knitted blankets and customer service is fab. Would definitely recommend and will be ordering again

    Ceri Dyer Avatar Ceri Dyer
    December 10, 2019

    5 star review  Could not ask for a better baby blanket, would recommend to anyone, Made to perfection x

    Marc Glossop Avatar Marc Glossop
    July 24, 2017
  • positive review  Absolutely amazing customer service and the highest quality baby blankets! I can’t believe how soft it is I am so happy with my order! I ordered a size large and I’ll be ordering many more! Thank you so much?

    Megan Shutt Avatar Megan Shutt
    March 27, 2020

    positive review  Absolutely amazing service and the most beautiful blanket. Couldn’t recommend enough ? ?

    Charley Cusack Avatar Charley Cusack
    April 30, 2020

    positive review  Gorgeous blanket so soft amazing! My friend is so impressed with the blanket ?

    Kelly Egerton Avatar Kelly Egerton
    May 3, 2019
  • positive review  would just like to say a massive thank you for our hand made blanket it's perfect, really happy and pleased with your service how quickly you've replied to my messages and how quickly it got sent out in the post❤️

    Bryony Carey Avatar Bryony Carey
    December 1, 2019

    positive review  Just received my blanket for my little girl and it’s beautiful. Would definitely recommend to anyone with a baby to get a blanket from here ?

    Melissa McFadden Avatar Melissa McFadden
    November 14, 2020

    positive review  Absolutely love this gorgeous hand-crafted blanket for my newborn son! It arrived on time and it smells amazing! Very breathable and so soft, a lovely keepsake, will definitely have to get one in every colour! ??

    Amy Huxley Avatar Amy Huxley
    January 4, 2020
  • positive review  I am so happy with my beautiful blanket I had made for a friend! The quality is amazing and I will 100% be ordering again! Such good service and was kept updated on my order throughout. Thank you so so much??

    Katie Langan Avatar Katie Langan
    March 17, 2020

    positive review  Amazing service! Best blanket my little boy has now by far, so soft and smells lovely! Will be ordering more! Xx

    Jaydee Webb Avatar Jaydee Webb
    December 13, 2019

    positive review  I got gifted the rainbow blanket and I love it! So does my little girl. It washes up so well also ?

    Lucy Young Avatar Lucy Young
    October 25, 2020

Price list

To order please message us on Instagram or Facebook using the buttons below.

Mini (16x9 inch)
Makes the perfect little comforter.
Small (17x18 inch)
Fluff trim +£10
Large (28x26 inch)
Fluff trim +£10
Extra large (42x28 inch)
Great for any nursery or cot bed.

* Approx blanket measurements due to varying tightness of stitches as all blankets are hand-made.