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Fair Isle Fingerless Gloves

Made by hand with pure Shetland wool. I have hardly made any gloves before but I was set a challenge by one of my colleagues to knit some as her daughter had lost one of her favourite fingerless gloves and she wished to gift her a new pair of identical gloves. So I thought I … Continue reading


Shetland Heritage Wool – my first jumper creation ‘Ronas Voe’

  Ronas Voe jumper in progress – by Shetlandhandknitter I am enjoying working with this quality of wool from Jamieson and Smith. It is so soft and incredibly smooth and will be lovely to wear I am sure. It is made from Shetland wool. I am using all six of the colours from the palette … Continue reading


A Fair Isle ‘toorie’ hat

I love the contrasts in this fair isle hand knitted hat which does brighten up a dull November day in Shetland. I have made this design a couple of times as a male colleague admired it, so I made him up one. It is great for wearing  when walking his dog in the wilds of the island of … Continue reading