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Talk to us in Perth on 1300 85 2122 from anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local call - Monday-Friday 9.30-5pm and Saturday 10-2pm WST

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Who are we?

We are Australia's source of quality knit and stretch fabrics for the home dressmaker.

We have a retail store in Perth, Western Australia, and we supply to the whole of Australia by mail order.

Twice each year, we also hold seasonal fabric showings in capital cities around Australia to show our new season's fabrics.

How to Contact Us

For the quickest response, please phone us on 1300 85 2122 from anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local call.

Mail and street addresses here.

Our Basic Plain Fabrics

Basic plain fabrics are the mainstay of every wardrobe. And when it comes to knit fabrics, you won't find a better range than ours - consistent quality, consistent, repeatable colours. Details here.

Keep up to Date with Knitwit Alert E-mails

If you would like to receive a Knitwit Alert email when new fabric portfolios are added to this web site, sign up here.

Your email address will be safe with us and will not be given to any other party, ever.

Knitwit Mail Order Service

Subscribers to the Knitwit mail order service receive 4 seasonal fabric portfolio mailings each year.

Each mailing includes at least 30 actual fabric swatches of knit and stretch fabrics from the best Australian and overseas sources.

Each swatch mailing includes a newsletter with seasonal pattern selections, notice of our seasonal showings around Australia and other news.

Read what mail order service subscribers say about the service here.

Although we are based in Perth, Western Australia, the majority of our customers are in the major metropolitan of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide. We also have customers in all the country and regional areas of Australia.

How to Subscribe to the Knitwit Mail Order Service

An annual subscription to the mail order service costs A$12-00 and you receive a A$5-00 fabric gift voucher to use against your first order.

To subscribe, please phone 1300 85 2122 from anywhere in Australia. Please have your credit card handy when you phone.

To subscribe by mail or fax, please use this subscription form that can be printed for mail or fax use.

If you are already a subscriber, you can use this renewal form that can be printed for mail or fax use.

How to Order Fabric and Patterns

Anyone can order fabric and patterns - you do not have to be a mail order service subscriber.

To order by phone, please phone 1300 85 2122 from anywhere in Australia. Please have your credit card handy when you phone.

To order by mail of fax, please use this order form that can be printed for mail or fax use.

Delivery is $9-95 to anywhere in Australia, regardless of the order size. For patterns ordered on their own, the delivery charge is $1 per pattern.

And everything you order is covered by our full money back, no conditions guarantee: “If you’re not completely satisfied – at any time, for any reason – with anything you order from us, send it back for an exchange or a refund of its purchase price.”

KwikSew Sewing Instruction Books

New to sewing with knit fabrics? Or wanting to brush up? KwikSew has a range of sewing instruction books to help.

KwikSew Knitwit Australia

Our Basic Plain Fabrics

Basic plain fabrics are the mainstay of every wardrobe. And when it comes to knit fabrics, you won't find a better range than ours - consistent quality, consistent, repeatable colours. Details here.

Knitwit Australia Basic Fabrics

How to Visit us

If you are in Perth, we are open 9.30am-5pm on weekdays, and 10am-2pm on Saturdays.

We are at Shop 4/142 Stirling Highway (on the corner of Marita Rd, opposite Chelsea Pizza), Nedlands WA 6009. The store is about 10 minutes from the city, heading towards Fremantle.You can find a map and street views of the store here.

Many bus routes from the city pass our door on Stirling Highway heading towards Fremantle, Cottesloe and Claremont.

Seasonal Fabric Showing Tours

Every season we hold fabric showings around Australia.

These showings are an opportunity to see bigger samples of the mail order service fabrics.

They are also an opportunity to see many more knitted fabric samples that could not be included in the swatch mailings.

You do not need to be a subscriber to attend these showings - all are welcome and they are free.

See dates and times of forthcoming showing tours.

How to Contact us

Telephone: For the quickest response, please phone us on 1300 85 2122 from anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local call.

Mail: 4/142 Stirling Highway NEDLANDS WA 6009.

Visit Us: If you are in Perth, we are open 9.30am-5pm on weekdays, and 10am-2pm on Saturdays.

We are at Shop 4/142 Stirling Highway (on the corner of Marita Rd, opposite Chelsea Pizza), Nedlands WA 6009. The store is about 10 minutes from the city, heading towards Fremantle.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I get the latest Knitwit patterns? Where can I do a stretch sewing class? Where is my nearest Knitwit store? Answers here.

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The Latest [Updated Mar 27 2014]

Knitwit Winter 2014 Fabric Portfolio [Mar 27 2014]

The Winter 2014 Fabric Portfolio that was mailed to Knitwit Mail Order Service subscribers is now available. There is also a gallery of the Winter 2014 garments.

Knitwit Fabrics in Dressmaking with Stitches Magazine [Mar 20 2014]

Dressmaking with Stitches Magazine vol. 22 no. 7 features a number of outfits in Knitwit fabrics.

New Rechelle Boucle Knit Swatches [Mar 17 2014]

We have added to our popular range of Rechelle Boucle Knit fabrics. A number of them have been made up into garments. Swatch sets are available.

Stretch Denim Swatches Winter 2014 [Mar 17 2014]

We have a set of good quality stretch denim swatches available.

Knitwit Autumn 2014 Fabric Portfolio [Mar 10 2014]

The Autumn 2014 Fabric Portfolio that was mailed to Knitwit Mail Order Service subscribers is now available. There is also a gallery of the Autumn 2014 garments.

Vliesofix Bondaweb Tape - an Essential [Mar 10 2014]

If you want to get more professional looking hems and neck edges, Vliesofix Bondaweb tape is a must.

We use the 25mm tape on the hems, and the 10mm tape on the necklines.

Add it to your fabric order.

Knitwit Basic Fabrics Updated [Feb 28 2014]

Knitwit's range of basic plain fabrics has been expanded and updated, including new colours of Knitwit Mayfair, Renewal Ponti, Affinity Wool Jersey and more.

Autumn/Winter 2013 Reductions [Feb 24 2013]

We are clearing a selection of the Autumn 2013 and Winter 2013 portfolio fabrics.

Knitwit Fabrics in Dressmaking with Stitches Magazine [Feb 03 2014]

Dressmaking with Stitches Magazine vol. 22 no. 5 features a number of outfits in Knitwit fabrics.

Special Offer to Readers of Stitches Magazine [Jan 04 2014]

If you are new to Knitwit, and would like to learn more about what Knitwit has to offer, I can send you full details, plus a FREE introductory set of Knitwit swatches.

Knitwit Summer 2013 Fabric Portfolio [Sep 19 2013]

The Summer 2013 Fabric Portfolio that was mailed to Knitwit Mail Order Service subscribers is now available. There is also a gallery of the Summer 2013 garments.

Como Cotton Jersey Swatches Summer 2013 [Sep 19 2013]

We have a shipment of Como Cotton Jersey prints from Italy. Available again in limited quantities at $49-95/m, 140cm wide.

Knitwit Spring 2013 Fabric Portfolio [Aug 17 2013]

The Spring 2013 Fabric Portfolio that was mailed to Knitwit Mail Order Service subscribers is now available. There is also a gallery of the Spring 2013 garments.

Knitwit Winter 2013 Fabric Portfolio [Apr 15 2013]

The Winter 2013 Fabric Portfolio that was mailed to Knitwit Mail Order Service subscribers. There is also a gallery of the Winter 2013 garments.

Como Cotton Jersey Swatches Autumn 2013 [Feb 24 2013]

We have a set of Como Cotton Jersey prints from Italy. Available in limited quantities at $49-95/m, 140cm wide.

Knitwit Autumn 2013 Fabric Portfolio [Feb 24 2013]

The Autumn 2013 Fabric Portfolio that was mailed to Knitwit Mail Order Service subscribers. There is also a gallery of the Autumn 2013 garments.

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