Category Archives: lerwick

Up Helly Aa 2015

One day to go til Lerwick Up Helly Aa! I cant believe it was one year ago when head wool man at J&S, also known as Oliver was in the 2014 Jarl Squad (see here and here for more details) … Continue reading

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Tobys Coat

Carrying on with the theme of natural colours from yesterdays post we have a new kit to show you today. Last year Sandra knitted her peerie dog Toby a coat to keep him warm, She used the motif’s from the … Continue reading

Posted in 2ply Jumper Weight, colourwork, Curtis Wool Direct, Designer, Fair Isle, Jamieson and Smith, Kate Davies, Knitting Patterns, lerwick, Real Shetland Wool | 5 Comments

Tall Ships

The Tall Ships Races kick off in Lerwick today. We can hear the sound checks from the stages along the harbour ahead of the first concerts this afternoon, and there are lots of visitors and sailors milling around. It’s all … Continue reading

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