About Us
City Knits is the online division of our family run business. We also trade through our retail outlet in Bournville, Birmingham - "Christine's". If you ever find yourself in Bournville, please come into the shop where there's a cosy corner for pouring over projects books for inspiration....

We are currently open Monday - Saturday 10 am - 4pm

Our telephone number is 0121 628 3977

Although City Knits is our relatively new, but growing online business, Christine's has been trading for over 40 years and is an important part of the community in Bournville.

We specialise in hand knitting yarns and stock a large number of top brands including Debbie Bliss,Louisa Harding,Noro,West Yorkshire Spinners, Katia,Schoppel,Fyberspates, Stylecraft, Tivoli, King Cole, Sirdar,Dy Yarns etc. We are also constantly sourcing new products to add to our range. If you can't find what you are looking for, then please give us a call or email us and we will do our best to help.

In addition to our comprehensive range of yarns, we have an extensive collection of knitting and crochet patterns and books to help you choose your next project.

Our aim is to offer a friendly, personalised service both in the shop and online. We welcome all ages and abilities from complete beginners to seasoned pro's and can supply a wide range of products to excite everyone with an interest in this lovely craft.
We run lots of Courses and Workshops suitable for everyone from complete novices and improvers through to experts who want to enjoy gathering ideas for knitting/crochet projects. Click on our Courses tab to find out what's available at the moment. The courses are always very popular, so book early to avoid disappointment!

We also run a 'Knit and Natter' night on the last Wednesday of the month from 6.30pm-8.30pm (Stitch Bournville). Everyone welcome - no need to book!

On Saturday mornings we have an SOS clinic to help with all your knitting and crochet problems. Please call into the shop and we will do our best to help.

Put your feet up with a cuppa and have a read about the weird but wonderful world of Cityknits on our blog, click here to get the latest goss!

BOURNVILLE CRAFTY BEES - Meets weekly each Friday 10-12 at Dame Elizabeth Cadbury Hall Click on our Courses tab for details.