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Wraps from The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreJuly 4, 2020

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The Shetland Tweed Company cloth is woven in the studio in Yell. Now there are wraps made from the fabric available.

What's on the loom?Read MoreJune 27, 2020

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Here is another version of the cloth that Alexa is weaving in the studio.

What is on the loom?Read MoreJune 20, 2020

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Alexa has been weaving cloth for The Shetland Tweed Company. Here are some pictures of the most recent fabric.

Some good newsRead MoreJune 13, 2020

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This week there is some encouraging news.

Article of the week - Number FourRead MoreFebruary 29, 2020

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Each week the blog presents a different article from the collection in the studio. This week, a woven whirlpool...

Winter 2019 at The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreNovember 16, 2019

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Each year we produce four seasonal cloths for The Shetland Tweed Company. Here are the Winter 2019 colours.

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.

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.

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!

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.