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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
A little more about sheepRead MoreJune 15, 2019
Recently I bought a book in Lerwick which looked like it could be of interest for the tweed research project. It most definitely is!
Myths and legends of ShetlandRead MoreApril 27, 2019
A recent discovery of advertising from the 1960's highlights Shetland's importance to the USA menswear industry.
It is lambing season and there are lots of fuzzy little ones gambolling across the hills.
Tweed research updateRead MoreMarch 30, 2019
The Joan Project and The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
The Britain-Zimbabwe Society - a Research DayRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
On the 15th June this year, the Britain-Zimbabwe Society will be holding a Research Day focused on Creativity and Innovation in Zimbabwean Arts and Science.
A strange link between Shetland and WalesRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
In the tweed research project many interesting and unusual links are cropping up.