"a fresh approach to life"

Welcome to a channel dedicated to new adventures. Whether it be baking, learning something new or just laughing. Join your hosts Dan & Kay as they search for a fresh approach to life.

Start your journey

watch a show

Maybe you are looking for our regular lifestyle show, or perhaps you would like to learn something new with one of our tutorials, or would you like to watch one of our historical adventures or cooking shows. Click ‘watch’ to find all our content!

read our magazine

In 2017 we launched our electronic magazine, Knitability. Each issue we feature guest articles, interviews with knitting designers and shop owners. We visit craft shows from across the world, plus we feature articles from your hosts Kay and Dan. Click ‘read’ to find all our current issues!

buy a pattern

It all started in 2014 with the release of ‘Mrs Bakery Bear’ and maybe that is the pattern you are looking for. Perhaps you have seen the ‘Stitch in Time’ blanket and you want one to snuggle under or maybe its the ‘Prairie Socks’ that have you smitten. Whatever you are here for, click ‘patterns’ to see our whole collection.

Subscribe to the channel

A huge proportion of what we produce is free, but our best content is produced specifically for our patrons, from our magazine, weekly tutorials, special editions of our history show and much more. To find out everything about becoming a ‘Bakery Bears Patron’, tap ‘subscribe’ to see all we offer.

Watch a Tutorial

Would you like to access our library of over 220 tutorials? From knitting to crochet, sewing to yarn dying, every week we publish something new. Tap ‘tutorial’ to start learning something new with your host Kay.

What's new?

Kay is delighted to have just released the first pattern in her ‘Winter Collection’. Over the month of December join Kay for the release of three stunning sock patterns, each featuring an original story from written by Kay. The first are ‘Snow Forest’ which are knitted top down and they feature a true afterthought heel. You can find out all about the ‘Snow Forest’ socks by clicking ‘See More’ below. 

Advent Calendar 2020

Ladies and gentlemen we are so excited to commence ‘The Bakery Bears Advent Calendar 2020’! Join us every morning for a special little video to open every day up until the 24th of December. Along the way there will be adventures with Dan and a mystery knit along with Kay. ‘The Bakery Bears Advent Calendar 2020’ is available in full to Silver, Gold and Platinum Bakery Bear Patrons.