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Article of the week - number sixty-eight - a tweed jacketRead MoreJuly 10, 2021


Each week something is selected from the studio collection. This week it is a tweed jacket.

A visit to Making Nuno at Japan HouseRead MoreJune 19, 2021


This week we visited Making Nuno at Japan House.

Shetland Tweed research - the 20th Century continuesRead MoreApril 3, 2021


This week the story of Shetland Tweed in the 20th Century continues.

Shetland Tweed research - The 20th CenturyRead MoreMarch 27, 2021

This week the story of Shetland Tweed continues into the 20th Century.

Discovering Textiles - Canadian Inuit tapestryRead MoreMarch 27, 2021


The Inuit People of Baffin Island, Canada started to produce tapestries in 1970, a serendipitous melding of hand skills and the traditional art of storytelling.

The prehistory of Shetland TweedRead MoreMarch 6, 2021

Before tweed there was wadmal, and before wadmal there was...

National Geographic does tweedRead MoreFebruary 6, 2021

The National Geographic in January published an article about tweed.

The Shetland Tweed Company's new shopRead MoreJanuary 23, 2021


The Shetland Tweed Company has a new online shop!

The ArcticRead MoreDecember 5, 2020


A new exhibition has reopened at the British Museum in London: Arctic: Culture and Climate .

Update on the tweed research projectRead MoreNovember 21, 2020


The Master of Research Degree looking at Shetland's Tweed history and heritage is nearing its end