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.

As seen on Instagram

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!


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 100+ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ reviews on Facebook!

  • 5 star review  Absolutely love these!! They are so soft and pretty and come beautifully packaged + arrive very quickly. They also smell lovely too which is a bonus � would highly recommend!! Xxx

    thumb Connie Donovan

    positive review  Great gifts for anyone expecting a little one. Fast service, variety of colours and quick response to messages.

    thumb Alicia Stonefield

    5 star review  Highly recommended, great service and will be ordering again in the future �

    thumb Paris Welsh
  • positive review  Received our beautiful blanket for our baby girl today, absolutely love it. The best customer service! Can’t recommend them enough. ???

    thumb Hayley Louise Caie

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

    thumb Kelly Egerton

    5 star review  Amazing quality blanket! Really fast responses & quick delivery. Would 100% recommend xxx

    thumb Harriet Paske
  • positive review  Love the quality of these blankets, super soft & cuddly!! made super quick aswell! So worth it, Thankyou very much ❤️

    thumb Tuesday Ulhaq

    5 star review  Absolutely love my baby girls blanket from this site!! Looks amazing in person and smells gorgeous�� would definitely recommend�

    thumb Anna Jacobs

    positive review  Purchased 2 blankets for family members, really good quality and excellent service!

    thumb Harry Booth
  • positive review  Received the lovely blanket today, such amazing quality and so soft! Definitely recommended! Thankyou so much!

    thumb Billee-Ann Fordom

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

    thumb Catalina Axon

    positive review  I received my blanket for our new arrival today & it is beautiful, the pictures don’t do it any justice.. really soft, smells lovely & packaged well! Thank you I can’t wait to use it ❤️ xx

    thumb Katie Sargeant
  • 5 star review  My baby boy is lucky enough to have 3 of these amazing blankets.. each one individually handmade with love, I have also gifted them to friends with new babies��.. amazing gifts and keepsakes to be treasured forever.. (oh and they wash great too!!�)��� thank you to the knitting bee Mcr���xxxx

    thumb Jodie Victoria Walsh

    positive review  Received the most beautiful softest blanket from the knitting bee MCR for my friends baby shower! Ordered and received within 3 days, couldn’t have asked for a better service 🙂 highly recommend! ?

    thumb Sarah Longman

    5 star review  Received my beautiful blue and white blanket for my son. It’s so soft and my little boy loves it! Great for in his pram and Moses basket. Thanks again � xx

    thumb Lynn Brown
  • 5 star review  Excellent service ! Fabulous quality ! Speedy delivery ! Beautiful blanket ! Very happy customer! Thank you Knitting Bee keep up the fantastic work x

    thumb Paul Kirsty Steve

    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

    thumb Nikita Erving

    positive review  The softest blanket, and such friendly people to deal with thanks so much I’m sure my baby girl will love it ❤️

    thumb Dominique McCormick
  • positive review  By far our favourite blankets, so soft & cosy! ?

    thumb Betsy Pollock

    5 star review  The perfect blanket for your little one! Very soft and cosy and the perfect size to fit in a carseat and pram. The colours are always wonderful and usually a nice surprise on what requested. Would recommend to anybody 🙂

    thumb Chloe Birds

    positive review  Thank you so much! It arrived quickly and could not wait to see it! Cannot wait to use it for my little boy. Amazing quality and I will definitely be buying again from this wonderful business!

    thumb Charlotte-Jane Howard
  • positive review  Beautiful blanket delivered promptly and gift wrapped ready. Thanks knitting bee for a gorgeous personal gift x

    thumb Michelle Wride

    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 ?

    thumb Alisha Channon

    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

    thumb Hayley Freeman
  • positive review  I would 100% recommended this blanket, I got it as a gift from a friend and I got to say it’s the softest blanket my little boy has. I use it at home when he is sleeping as well as car seat. Leo loves the feel and settles down. I am going to buy the next size up in his stunning baby blue and white design. 10/10 on this product ❤️

    thumb Goar Krebs

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

    thumb Adele Cusiter

    5 star review  So glad I ordered a blanket, it’s lovely and soft, my little girl loves it! & it smells lovely �! Thankyou so much �

    thumb Ashleigh Fox
  • positive review  We totally adore our grey/white blanket for our little boy. Having our first Sunday snuggle in it. Beautifully made & amazingly soft. Great customer service, prompt replies & really personal service Would highly recommend ?

    thumb Nicola Jones

    5 star review  Just received my first purchase from the knitting bee and I’m in love - can’t wait till my baby is here to get use out of her cosy super soft blanket! �� the best customer service with constant updates throughout - honestly couldn’t be happier. Thank you so much �

    thumb Lisa O'Sullivan

    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

    thumb Terri Cottom

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.