Fall in love with gorgeous yarns at iKnit, London's funkiest yarn shop. As well as a great selection of books and magazines, you'll find wonderful yarn - everything from British organic wool to quirky brands and unique hand dyed skeins. There's a thriving knitting community centred around iKnit, with classes, social knitting and it's even licensed so you can chill out with a beer by the big wooden sheep.
Venue Details & Map
Make Space Studios (Studio 8)
Newnham TerraceLondonSE1 7DR
- +44 (0)20 7261 1338
- Public transport:
- London Waterloo, National Railway
Top 5 reviews of iKnit
I knit. So what? Go ahead make your jokes. But beware my Zhang ziyi-esque needles coming your way.
Best outfitted Knit shop out of 4 other shops. If you can't find what you need here... You're SOL! Not a bad website either.
She serves alcohol in the shop too. Beer and Shandy's!! The lady's cool! more
I went on a very quiet Friday around lunchtime. I had planned to have fish and chips at Masters afterward, but begrudged my plans when I saw all the awesome street food vendors outside. (Good thing Masters was so good!).
I really enjoyed the selection and bought some of their I Knit or Dye yarn in a really nice green colorway, and also enjoyed watching the two wool shop dogs play and... more
As of March 2018 the shop has moved to the location listed but not quite settled in. They have lovely yarns custom dyed. The new location is an artist cooperative and not easy to find. more
What a wonderfully stocked shop in a great location. Lots of fabulous yarns to squish, a great selection of needles and lots of lovely books and magazines as well as being able to purchase an alcoholic beverage to sip whilst you browse should you wish.
HOWEVER... I cannot praise the service I received so highly. The chap behind the counter seemed very disinterested and when I asked him a... more
I visited on a kinda sunny Thursday, looking forward to experiencing another London knit shop. This one, though, was rather dreary and uninspiring... I've seen much, much better yarn selections, needle selections, notions, knit environments, sofas, etc, etc, most anywhere else though I was surprised at how many books I Knit London had for sale. I did need some blocking wires and T-pins, a... more