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The end of the seasonRead MoreOctober 5, 2019

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Wool Week marks the finish of the tourism season in the islands but not the end of the work we do!

Teaching weaveRead MoreSeptember 28, 2019

The first workshop of ours for Wool Week has finished. It is such a joy to watch people create beautiful things.

The Shetland Wave clothRead MoreSeptember 28, 2019

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Regular readers of the blog may remember that Alexa was weaving a cloth based on a painting of a wave.

Remembering St Magnus Read MoreSeptember 28, 2019

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We have been involved in a fascinating project, all to do with medieval Christianity...

Shetland's tweed history... and futureRead MoreSeptember 21, 2019

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The woven cloth of Shetland has been at the forefront of innovation and the industry has gone through cycles of popularity and decline. Now its future is in jeopardy.

September in ShetlandRead MoreSeptember 21, 2019

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What changeable weather we are having. Perfect for September!

The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreSeptember 7, 2019

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Our newest cloth, designed and woven by Alexa, has come back from the finishers and it is beautiful!

The last of the summer toursRead MoreAugust 31, 2019

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We are rapidly nearing the end of the summer and the last of the tours.

Late summer in ShetlandRead MoreAugust 3, 2019

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It is a little while since we shared some pics of the islands. This year the summer colours are absolutely brilliant, in all senses of the word.

Late summer in ShetlandRead MoreAugust 3, 2019

It is a little while since we shared some pics of the islands. This year the summer colours are absolutely brilliant, in all senses of the word.