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LambingRead MoreApril 20, 2019

It is lambing season and there are lots of fuzzy little ones gambolling across the hills.

Shetland tweed in the Archive StoreRead MoreApril 20, 2019

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On Friday this week I visited the Shetland Museum and Archives Store, a fascinating and eclectic collection of all things Shetland.

Shetland tweed bookRead MoreApril 20, 2019

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The second printing of the Shetland Tweed book has arrived.

New items for the collectionRead MoreApril 6, 2019

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It seems a little while since we added anything to the studio collection of textiles and garments.

Summer opening at the studioRead MoreApril 6, 2019

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The studio has now opened for the season!

Tweed research updateRead MoreMarch 16, 2019

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We have a fantastic archive of textiles in the Shetland Museum and Archive Store and there is a comprehensive tweed collection which is proving to be Very Useful.

The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreMarch 9, 2019

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The Shetland Tweed Company website has been updated.

Wedding dresses at the Shetland MuseumRead MoreMarch 3, 2019

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A couple of weeks ago the Shetland Museum opened its newest exhibition: wedding dress through the years.

Nora Fok Read MoreFebruary 23, 2019

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A friend-of-the-blog has sent in a link for an article on thisiscolossal.com which has had us enthralled.

The Joan Project and The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019

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Two exciting things have happened this week...