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Tours in 2018Read MoreDecember 16, 2017

Next year's tours are filling up well and we have an additional two...

On tour in OctoberRead MoreOctober 21, 2017


Although the ordinary tours of the isles are finished for the summer there have been two booked for October...

The last tour of the summerRead MoreSeptember 9, 2017


We have just finished the last tour of the summer. The last of the scheduled ones anyway.

Touring, coffee and cakeRead MoreSeptember 2, 2017


Although the air up here in the North is fast chilling and the days are shortening quickly, there is still plenty to do, including touring the isles.

Textile tours of Shetland 2018Read MoreJune 10, 2017


We are pleased to announce our dates for next year's textile tours of the isles.

Touring ShetlandRead MoreJune 3, 2017


The summer season has started and, with it, the textile tours we run.

Touring ShetlandRead MoreDecember 10, 2016


This coming year the interest in Shetland textiles seems set to continue, if the number of visitors booking on tours is any indication...

Another tourRead MoreAugust 20, 2016

This week is the second of the August textile tours, and what an engaging group we have again.

Textile toursRead MoreAugust 13, 2016

I am running a textile tour this week and we have found some very interesting things...

Textile Journeys 2016Read MoreJanuary 30, 2016


The name "Shetland" is synonymous with textiles and each year we run tours across the islands to showcase the scenery that inspires these fabrics and the way we use wool nowadays.