Speckled 4ply yarn by the old horizon in brown and olive green

Welcome to The Old Horizon

Based in the Peak District, The Old Horizon produces timeless knitting patterns for babies and children, hand dyed yarns and craft kits.

New Crochet Kits

Get crocheting your next project with our new crochet kits. Our modern crochet kits are perfect for any level of crocheter. So why not make our multipurpose crochet cloth in one of our fun colours? Or make yourself your own crown with our easy crochet crown kit which fits all sizes and ages.

Bestselling Baby Knitting Patterns

Explore our range of knitting patterns for babies. Knit a baby blanket, a fun kid’s sweater or a newborn cardigan. All our knitting patterns come with detailed instructions and any technical stitches or techniques come with video or photo guides.

knitted baby blanket - angus blanket by the old horizon

Baby knitting patterns

Welcome a baby into the world with our baby knitting patterns. There’s baby blankets, newborn cardigans and knitted accessories to choose from.

boy wearing embroidered bee knitted sweater

Children knitting patterns

Knit something cosy and fun with our range of children knitting patterns for all ages. Kids will love our knitting patterns for all seasons.

Hand Dyed Yarns

Browse our range of hand dyed yarns made with 100% merino yarn all dyed in the Peak District, UK. Our yarns come in a range of weights, including 4ply, DK and chunky.

chunky weight pink hand dyed yarn with raspberry speckles