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!


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  Received my blanket for my daughter today so soft and beautiful she loves it already thank you so much😍x

    Chelsea Duke Avatar Chelsea Duke
    November 20, 2020

    5 star review  Super soft and cosy blanket that arrived soo quickly. Can’t wait to use it when little one arrives xx

    Adele Cusiter Avatar Adele Cusiter
    January 18, 2018

    positive review  Such a beautiful handmade blanket and such high quality! Lovely and soft and will definitely be treasured forever. Thank you so much !

    Sophie Judd Avatar Sophie Judd
    June 19, 2020
  • positive review  So pleased with our beautiful blanket for our baby boy. Fab customer service and arrived quickly can't wait for our little boy to be born in January, it'll be perfect for the cold weather ?

    Natasha Leanne Avatar Natasha Leanne
    November 8, 2018

    positive review  Amazing quality and customer service already have my eye on another one 💜

    Niamh Lenihan Avatar Niamh Lenihan
    January 17, 2020

    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  excellent service, very soft and top quality blankets, thank you

    Callum Crumpton Avatar Callum Crumpton
    August 10, 2020

    positive review  Can’t recommend enough! Such good service and such a lovely blanket💜 Definitely be buying another one they make such good presents. Thankyou xox

    Alicia Mcintosh Avatar Alicia Mcintosh
    June 6, 2020

    positive review  Received my daughters rainbow pink blanket today, oh my goodness, it really is beautiful. It’s like touching a cloud ! (It’s THAT soft!) You can really tell it’s been made with so much love going into every stitch. Excellent service with fantastic communication. I can’t wait to order another. Thank you so much 💖💜💚💙

    Joanna Hogg Avatar Joanna Hogg
    February 19, 2020
  • 5 star review  One very happy customer!! I’ve just received my blankets!� I got my daughter a blanket made for her 1st birthday also asked if they could do a matching one for her Dolly and they have done a little mini version! So happy with the quality now bubba and Dolly are matching Thank you so much xxx

    Chelsea Louise Mcsweeney Avatar Chelsea Louise Mcsweeney
    January 7, 2018

    positive review  The most Gorgeous blankets received 2 as a gift absolutely love them! The best quality and so soft 😍xx

    Ella Concannon Avatar Ella Concannon
    June 7, 2020

    positive review  Ordered the rainbow blanket for my little girl and I’m so in love with it! Made with love and care it’s the perfect blanket! Great costumer service! Definitely would order from here again and will definitely be recommending to my friends and family!!

    Kelly Brett Avatar Kelly Brett
    January 22, 2020
  • positive review  I ordered a large blanket in baby blue, white and grey. It's the softest thickest blanket ever and my baby loves it. I've just ordered a small comforter size one for out and about because he loves the feel going to sleep! They are a pleasure to do business with, so friendly!!

    Sarah Rodaway Avatar Sarah Rodaway
    July 1, 2019

    positive review  Received my blanket and comfort teddy yesterday and I can’t express how much I’m in love with them😍They are so beautiful and soft, & the colours are gorgeous!! can’t wait to bring my little boy home from hospital in his new blanket🥰 definitely be ordering again and recommending to everyone. thank you to the person who spoke to me throughout & kept me updated from the start to finish, such fast delivery & services! Such a beautiful company❤️

    Amy Bonfield Avatar Amy Bonfield
    October 25, 2019

    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  Ordered a blanket and revived it yesterday such amazing quality and customer service was amazing cannot wait for little man to be here now Would highly recommend❤️

    Charly Lucy Louise Avatar Charly Lucy Louise
    September 11, 2019

    positive review  Absolute star quality customer service, Amazing products and I will 100% be ordering again! So made up with the blanket I ordered, so soft and excellent quality!

    Hannah Skillicorn Avatar Hannah Skillicorn
    December 10, 2019

    positive review  Received my blanket today which after being told there would be a delay I was shocked it’s been done so quick! Absolutely love it! Going to be my babies favourite blanket I can see that already! Just wish you did adult size ones a I wouldn’t mind one for myself!

    Isobel Peel Avatar Isobel Peel
    December 13, 2019
  • positive review  These blankets are incredible!😍 they are absolutely stunning and extremely soft and comfortable for my daughter to sleep with! Definitely her favourite 💓

    Rio White Avatar Rio White
    November 17, 2020

    positive review  Just received my blanket and absolutely love it! Colours are beautiful and it’s so soft😍 Thank you💙

    Lauren Kelly Gillespie Avatar Lauren Kelly Gillespie
    October 26, 2020

    positive review  Our blanket is soft and is perfect for keeping cosy, they are amazing quality too, definitely reccomend and would also make the perfect gift for mums to be soon x

    Lexy Owen Avatar Lexy Owen
    November 11, 2018
  • positive review  Love the quality of these blankets, super soft & cuddly!! made super quick aswell! So worth it, Thankyou very much ❤️

    Tuesday Ulhaq Avatar Tuesday Ulhaq
    September 24, 2019

    positive review  My blanket for my baby boy arrived yesterday, it is so beautiful and so soft!! I love it!! I was regularly kept updated, and I will be ordering again when he gets a bit bigger- thank you💙💙💙

    Hayley Samantha Rees Avatar Hayley Samantha Rees
    March 27, 2020

    5 star review  Very happy customer. Ordered two of these a gift for my great nephew and also one for a work colleague. Couldn't ask for a more perfect blanket so soft, gorgeous scent, just perfect. Thank you so much for making them. Would recommend to everyone

    Hayley Freeman Avatar Hayley Freeman
    August 30, 2017
  • positive review  Would highly recommend these gorgeous hand knitted blankets I’ve just bought one for a friend and she loves it also lots of my family members have bought these for there little ones and they love to snuggle up with them great present also came in a gorgeous gift bag with info how to look after your blanket definitely would buy again also lots of variety of colours ❤️

    Lisa Kennedy Avatar Lisa Kennedy
    November 10, 2018

    5 star review  Such amazing quality and lovely design, perfect present for a newborn. Great customer service and received the blanket beautifully wrapped. Thank you! Xxx

    Nikita Erving Avatar Nikita Erving
    May 7, 2018

    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  Fantastic service from start to finish! So happy with the beautiful blanket I received. Will definitely be ordering another once baby arrives. Highly recommend!

    Stephanie Pentland Avatar Stephanie Pentland
    August 25, 2020

    positive review  I won this beautiful baby blanket in a giveaway over at @theknittingbeemcr and it is so beautiful! Perfect size for the car seat and very warm and snuggly. Beautifully made. Perfect for my late Autumn baby ? thank you very much xxx

    Terri Cottom Avatar Terri Cottom
    July 16, 2019

    positive review  I bought 2 blankets for 2 of my friends who are expecting baby boys. Really happy with them, as were my friends. Great service, came beautifully wrapped and in a gift bag, with care leaflet included. Would highly recommend. All hand made with love.... and they smell amazing!! Thank you!!

    Gemma Wood Avatar Gemma Wood
    January 2, 2019

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.