The pattern will be available to download as a free pdf document on the Home Page of the Shetland Wool Week website, they are working very hard to get it Located in Lerwick, the capital town of Shetland, Jamieson& Smith, are long established as the islands primary purchaser of the Shetland Wool clip. We annually purchase the raw fleece from over 700 local crofters and farmers. Knitting Patterns, Yarn 100 Shetland Wool from Shetland Pattern Description Shwook Shetland wool week patterns for halloween was designed for Shetland Wool Week 2014, the year I was patron, and is the inspiration for its name.
It uses either Jamieson of Shetland's Spindrift or Jamieson& Smith's 2ply Jumper weight yarn. Knitting Patterns. About my patterns For each of the patterns below, you can purchase a PDF document that contains all the information you need to knit it yourself. Shwook hat was designed for Shetland Wool Week 2014, the year I was patron, and is the inspiration for its name.
pattern after blocking using Shetland Handspun, Jamiesons DK, and Uradale DK yarns (Yarn weight 1). 29 sts and 29 rounds to 10cm over Shetland Wool Week celebrates our sheep, our textile industry and our farming, but from each of those grow branches, which touch on so many Free Knitting Pattern The official 2018 Shetland Wool Week Merrie Dancers Toorie knitting pattern has been exclusively designed by Wool Week Patron Elizabeth Johnston.
Knit the hat in any of the suggested colour variations, or come up with your own colour scheme, and wear it to Shetland Wool Week 2018 identify your fellow Wool This was the official pattern for Shetland Wool Week 2015, an event held every year in Shetland to celebrate Shetland wool and its associated crafts.
Posted on October 9, 2013 October 9, 2013 Categories interview, Shetland, Shetland Wool Week, yarn Tags Foula Wool, Shetland, shetland wool, Shetland Wool Week, wool, yarn 54 Comments Sixareen Cape While we were in the Highlands, we took the opportunity to photograph a design Ive had ready for a while: the Sixareen Cape. Find and save ideas about Shetland wool on Pinterest. See more ideas about Donna smith, Shetland wool week and Knitting patterns free.
Shetland Wool Week patron, Elizabeth of Shetland Handspun, will take you through preparation and spinning fleece and top to achieve both woolen and worsted yarns. The class will prepare fleece by combing, hand and drum carding, and explore methods of manipulating tops to achieve different yarns. Shetland Wool Week 2018 Patron and hat pattern announced Introducing the Merrie Dancers Toorie. We are thrilled to announce this years Shetland Wool Week patron as Shetland knitwear designer and handspinner, Elizabeth Johnston.
Shwook hat. Shwook hat photo by Emma Miller When I was asked to be Shetland Wool Weeks patron for 2014 I was invited to design a pattern.
We discussed the possibilities and agreed upon a Fair Isle hat, which could be knitted over the summer then worn during Shetland Wool Week. Ravelry: Project Gallery for Baable Hat pattern by Donna Smith mittens to go with my hat! Find this Pin and more on knitting by Ann Crouch. This was the official pattern for Shetland Wool Week an event held every year in Shetland to celebrate Shetland wool and its associated crafts.
Shetland Wool Week is a world renowned celebration of Britains most northerly native sheep, the Shetland textile industry and the rural farming community on these islands. Shetland wool is a world class natural fibre, with a long standing reputation for quality, strength and excellence from the fleece to the textile products.