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Fair Isle and AndalusiaRead MoreSeptember 15, 2018

The Shetland Museum windows are home to two woven banners which come with intriguing backgrounds.

A trip to Fair IsleRead MoreJune 9, 2018


This week we have been on tour in Fair Isle.

Tours to Fair IsleRead MoreJanuary 20, 2018


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

An interesting mapRead MoreJanuary 13, 2018


While researching the island of Fair Isle for our upcoming trip, I found this amazing map...

Fair Isle 2018Read MoreSeptember 16, 2017

We have managed to get dates for our trip to Fair Isle next year.

A magical place - Fair IsleRead MoreApril 29, 2017


The island of Fair Isle, halfway between Orkney and Shetland, is a place of myth and magic for many.

A Shetlander's Fair Isle graph bookRead MoreSeptember 17, 2016

Last weekend, at the end of FestiYell, the studio was open for visitors. Two friends came by and they had a fantastic present for us!

The Shetland Textile MuseumRead MoreMay 7, 2016

Shetland's Textile Museum opens this in a week's time and this year the exhibition looks like a corker!

Fair Isle hits the catwalkRead MoreDecember 5, 2015

Did you see the latest show by fashion house Chanel?

A trip to Fair IsleRead MoreMay 2, 2015


This week, I went to one of my favourite islands, Fair Isle, to work in the school. It was a great overnight stay and should feature in everyone's life at least once!