Discover, the online shop for the traditional yarn and fabric shops in your city

Autor: Katia Yarns
29 June, 2020

Did you know that when you buy at you are buying from the small businesses in your city? If you have already ordered yarns, fabrics, needles, crochet hooks, magazines and sewing patterns on our website, you will probably know this. We link up knitters, crocheters and sewing enthusiasts with their local shops through our online shop. If you want to know how we do this, see our video ‘Katia connects you to the shops’. Furthermore, keep reading! In addition to explaining how your orders benefit traditional businesses, we give you 8 reasons why you should buy yarns and fabrics at

The online shop for Katia Shops

Since 2017, established yarn and fabric shops have had the opportunity to sell online thanks to the Katia website. In fact, this particular locally based online shop is available throughout the United Kingdom, Portugal, Italy, France, Holland, Belgium, Germany, Austria and mainland Spain and the Balearic Islands. (Online sales are also available in Mexico, but the system functions differently). The shops in these countries are the ones responsible for invoicing and sending the orders. As a result, they are the beneficiaries of the online sales. Our e-commerce connects the physical shops to the online buyers. Therefore, you can discover a space to learn and share your passion for the handmade.

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8 reasons to buy on

Innovation. Now the local yarn shops count on, an innovative platform introducing you to the world of online sales.

Variety. Find all the Katia products on one website and feel the freedom to choose the colours, the season and the quantity of materials that you need.

Inspiration. Discover thousands of knit, crochet, macramé and sewing patterns, patterns for women, men, kids, baby and the home.

Comfort. Buy in comfort using your computer, your tablet or your mobile phone, at any hour of the day and from any location.

Simplicity. Navigate with ease on and buy the following items online in an easy and secure manner: balls of yarn, fabrics, pattern magazines, knitting needles, crochet hooks and sewing patterns.

Proximity. Your nearest yarn & fabric shop will carefully prepare your order online so you receive it in your home as soon as possible.

Trust. Feel reassured that you can contact the shop directly yourself if you have any questions about your online order. On your order confirmation email, issued through the you can find the details of the shop responsible for the dispatch of your order and invoice.

Passion. Ultimately, links up knitters and crocheters with shops that share the same unconditional love for all things handmade.

How to buy yarns and fabrics at

Do you need materials for a new project? We explain how to buy yarns, fabrics and other articles from the catalogue at using your smartphone or computer. Go ahead! The purchase process is very easy and we explain it here in 4 steps:

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1) ACCESS. Entre our website at, register or access your account. Select your location in the Country / Area section.

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2) SELECT. Visit the Kits, Yarns, Fabrics, Patterns, Magazines or Needles & Hooks categories. Select the quantities required of each article and click on ADD TO BASKET.

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3) BUY. Click on ´My Basket ´ to view the items that have been added to your basket and finalize the purchase when you are ready. Click on PROCESS MY ORDER to revise contents and/or modify the mailing address if necessary. Lastly, select the payment method with a credit card (Secure Payment Gateway: Visa, Mastercard or American Express), bank transfer (only Mexico) or PayPal, and complete the purchase.

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4) DELIVERY. Finally, the invoice and shipping will be processed by the nearest shop to you, with the available items, within 2-3 working days. If the shop does not have the goods in stock, we will send them from our warehouse in the name of the shop. In this case, the shop will still process the payment and the order will be delivered within 4-5 working days. Furthermore, enjoy free delivery on orders of yarns, printed magazines, needles and hooks, fabrics or sewing patterns over £ 50. You can also select the free pick up in shop option for orders over £ 25. It´s that easy!

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NOTE: All the article prices shown include taxes.  Digital content like PDF files can be downloaded immediately after the payment has been done. Would you like to purchase PDF patterns or digital magazines?  Then, visit this other post.

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