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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.

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.

Conserving the Emperor's CarpetRead MoreJune 22, 2019

The Metropolitan Museum in New York conserved and displayed a unique carpet. The job took years...

Flowers at the studioRead MoreJune 15, 2019

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Over the time we have been in the buildings in Sellafirth, fourteen years now, we have been looking after the wild flowers that come up each year in what looks like barren ground.

The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreJune 1, 2019

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As many of you will know, I have my own company, The Shetland Tweed Company. This is what we have been doing recently.