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The Breckon bed runners Read MoreJanuary 27, 2018

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The current project, Fibonacci bed runners, is well-underway.

Tours to Fair IsleRead MoreJanuary 20, 2018

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This year we are trying something new for our tours; trips to the island of Fair Isle.

What's on Alvin?Read MoreDecember 9, 2017

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Just before Storm Caroline hit and spread snow across Shetland Alvin the loom finished weaving some new cloth...

Arms and LegsRead MoreOctober 7, 2017

The Shetland Textile Museum has a new competition.

Cloths from The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreOctober 7, 2017

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Last week I put up a short video of Alvin-the-loom working away on some new cloths. This week the fabrics are finished!

The Eshaness ClothsRead MoreSeptember 30, 2017

The newest cloths are done!

Reflections Apo Hands Read MoreSeptember 30, 2017

A new booklet of photographs and poetry has been published, all to do with knitting and dementia.

An industry talk for Wool WeekRead MoreSeptember 29, 2017

Well, we have reached the end of Wool Week for 2017 and what a Wool Week it has been!

The tweed research projectRead MoreSeptember 23, 2017

Recently our tweed research project has been coming up in conversation. Here is why...

People who touch woolRead MoreSeptember 9, 2017

A new exhibition has just begun at the Shetland Museum and Archives: People who touch wool.