Welcome to YAK - a destination for knitters.

YAK is the hub of the knitting and crochet community online and in Brighton. All things yarn and knitting are our forte and we are here to keep you up to date with the most beautiful hand dyed yarns, the latest patterns and the most exciting innovative tools on the market.
YAK has a thoughtfully sourced range of products all taken from ethically minded, independent companies. We are a champion of British suppliers and like to celebrate British mills and hand dyers from across the UK. Our products that come from further afield have been responsibly chosen for their innovative and luxurious qualities. So whether you want a hand dyed silk blend from Yorkshire, a soft merino from Devon or a traditional Shetland wool, we have something for everyone.
We aim to be an inspirational place for new and experienced knitters alike. We ship all over the world.

All of our products can be found via the drop down menus above. If you have any questions please go to our contact page and drop us a line, we would love to hear from you.

Welcome to YAK - a destination for knitters.

YAK is the hub of the knitting and crochet community online and in Brighton. All things yarn and knitting are our forte and we are here to keep you up to date with the most beautiful hand dyed yarns, the latest patterns and the most exciting innovative tools on the market.
YAK has a thoughtfully sourced range of products all taken from ethically minded, independent companies. We are a champion of British suppliers and like to celebrate British mills and hand dyers from across the UK. Our products that come from further afield have been responsibly chosen for their innovative and luxurious qualities. So whether you want a hand dyed silk blend from Yorkshire, a soft merino from Devon or a traditional Shetland wool, we have something for everyone.
We aim to be an inspirational place for new and experienced knitters alike. We ship all over the world.

All of our products can be found via the drop down menus above. If you have any questions please go to our contact page and drop us a line, we would love to hear from you.

Featured Products

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Marlisle with Anna Maltz plus Trunk show and Penguin Party!

*NEW CLASS ADDED!* We were amazed by the speed Anna’s Marlisle class sold out. As more people added their names to the waiting list we thought it would be a good idea to try and fit another class in. So on the 26th November we have scheduled a second class, 2:30 – 5:30. It will Read the full article…

YARN the Movie

YARN: The Movie – Screening & KAL

On the 9th of October, Duke’s at Komedia will screen YARN, a documentary by Una Lorenzen, co-directed with Thordur Johnson and Heather Millard. YARN explores the relationship between arts & crafts and fine arts by following international artists who brought yarns into the street through wool graffiti, circus performances and structural designs, giving a new dimension Read the full article…

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An Interview with Beata Jezek

Considering the ever growing demand for Hedgehog Fibres yarns, we thought it would be great to get the opportunity to get to know a little bit more about its creator, Beata Jezek. From her website bio we learn she’s originally from Slovakia but moved to Ireland a little over 10 years ago, that Jezek actually means Read the full article…

De Rerum Natura, Lagon, Ciel, Nuit, Plume, Foret, Fuasain, Gilliat, Ulysse, Cyrano

Winter Blues – De Rerum Natura

Only few weeks after releasing their lovely powdery pink Quartz, De Rerum Natura has added 6 more colours to the Ulysse, Gilliat and Cyrano ranges. Four shades of blue (Ciel, Lagon, Plume, Nuit), one charcoal (Fusain) and one dark olive green (Foret). Needless to say, all are absolutely stunning, as usual. As soon as we opened the parcels and got to see the new Read the full article…