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The world's wooliest sheep?Read MoreAugust 27, 2014

Is this the world's wooliest sheep? 20kg of fleece!

The woven pavilionRead MoreAugust 23, 2014

The University of Stuttgart and the Institute for Computational Design have created a pavilion based on the shells of beetles.

A blog about menswearRead MoreAugust 23, 2014

We have been looking for patterns for men's jackets and having quite a frustrating time of it until...

Fibre in your food?Read MoreAugust 23, 2014

Something fun for a Sunday morning. Food tailored from fabric. What a hoot!

Shetland NeedleworkersRead MoreAugust 21, 2014

The Shetland Needleworkers will be holding their AGM on September 9th in Islesburgh Community Centre. Here is the list of activities for the next year from the group.

Tapestry... and tapestryRead MoreAugust 16, 2014

We are on a textile tour this week and we have had a very good chat all about tapestries. A coincidence then that I had been speaking with a friend about exactly the same thing at the start of the week.

Woven gardensRead MoreAugust 5, 2014


It is late summer here in Shetland and the light is changing daily. The sun is lower in the sky and the long days are giving way to long nights. But in the garden and in the land flowers are blooming their hearts out.

A public display of laceRead MoreJuly 30, 2014


Across the water a Warsaw artist is beautifying public spaces with... wait for it... lace!

iPod pouches to keep your technology warm!Read MoreJuly 29, 2014


Now, we HAVE been busy! Here are our newest products.

The art of footwearRead MoreJuly 29, 2014

New York artist Olek uses crochet in innovative and surprising ways... like these amazing shoes.