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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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Recent Ravelry Projects

One of our favourite aspects of what we do at J&S is seeing all the different things you make with our yarns, we have a very active group on Ravelry with over 3000 members! You can easily look at the … Continue reading

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Lerwick Up Helly Aa 2014

Up Helly Aa day dawned wet and windy, I could hear the Jarls Squad cheering from my bed so I got up and headed to the Street.. One of the main parts of the day is The Bill on the … 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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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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Wool Week Day 5 – Friday!

Wool Week day 5 has come and gone, today was so busy in the shop i didnt get as many photos as i liked but in the morning we had an advanced lace class with Mary Kay. Mary is a brilliant … Continue reading

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