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Sandra and the SWRI!

On a beautiful Easter Monday night Me (Ella) and Sandra headed down to the South End of Shetland to meet with the local SWRI group who had invited Sandra down to talk and show some of her beautiful knitting. We arrived … Continue reading

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Contemporary Textiles Student Visit

A few weeks ago Oliver and Ella went over to the Shetland College UHI to meet with the Contemporary Textiles students and present prizes for a design competition we set the students earlier this year. As part of the course … Continue reading

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Viking visits J&S!

Up Helly Aa arrived at J&S today in the form of a viking named Oliver, who most of you will be familiar with. We are currently in the middle of the worst weather in over 20 years but in true … Continue reading

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More cones now available

Our 2ply Jumper Weight has been flying off the shelves so quickly lately that we’ve recently had to order in lots of new batches, which means we now have a lot more shades available on cone! These have all been … Continue reading

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Here’s to another fantastic year!

Happy New Year to you all, we hope you’ve had a great Christmas! All you knitters certainly don’t take it easy over the festive as we have had heaps of orders to make up and send out today now that … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas

We are now closed for 2013 and will open on Monday 6th January 2014, We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our customer and friends for their business in 2013 and wish you all a Merry Christmas … Continue reading

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The Knitter Issue 66

We recently received our copy of the December issue of The Knitter which has three patterns in it using Jamieson & Smith Yarns! the first is a lovely stole by Judy Furlong which uses Cobweb Yarn alongside 2ply Jumper Weight … Continue reading

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Sandra’s 2013 Collection for J&S

They’re finally here! After many months of designing, knitting, writing, editing, test knitting, checking, checking and checking again then printing, our shiny new patterns have arrived back to J&S and are available on our online shop as kits. Sandra constantly … Continue reading

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Coming soon…

…four new patterns by Sandra Manson for J&S. These include a cosy jumper made from Shetland Aran, a much sought after yoke cardigan made from our 2ply Jumper Weight, a lace jumper made in your choice of 2ply Shetland Supreme … Continue reading

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Christmas Delivery Dates

With it now being less than a month until Christmas we’re excited to be able to give you a guide to help you prepare for any Christmas gifts you get from J&S. You should order by the following dates at … Continue reading

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