Author: Hilary & Rob

Iceland 2 / Nordic House and more Design March

ROUNDABOUT BALTIC One of our personal highlights from Design March was a touring exhibition called Roundabout Baltic, hosted at the Alvar Aalto designed, Nordic House. The exhibition brought together over 40 designers from eight countries whose shores touch the Baltic Sea – plus Iceland as a special guest for Design March.  The concept behind the project was simple: each […]

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Iceland 1 / Design March & Getting to know Reykjavik

We’ve just returned from a week long trip to Iceland. We were invited to exhibit at Reykjavik’s brilliant ‘Design March’ festival, which was the perfect excuse to visit a country we’ve long fantasised about seeing (it’s not a holiday if you’re working, right?). The exhibition – entitled “Shift” – was curated jointly by Carol Sinclair, Emergents and ‘Design March’, and is […]

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MARCH – A MONTH IN INSTAGRAMS

We can’t believe it’s April already! As we’re based in such a remote and removed place, it’s really important for our business that we really make an effort we get out there, taking our knitwear to new new places to meet new people and constantly widen our horizons. March has seen a lot of mileage covered, […]

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February – A month in Instagrams

February has been a busier month than usual, it’s usually when we’re at shows, meeting with buyers to present next years collections and this year we have a couple of interesting projects in the pipeline too! We’ve traveled the breadth of the country, all the way down to London and back up again in a matter […]

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Christmas Pop Ups in Glasgow

Our last two pop up dates for the season are in Glasgow, this Friday & Saturday. Here’s everything you need to know. Grey Wolf Christmas Sale Friday 9th December, 4pm – 8pm 131 Craighall Road, Glasgow, G4 9TN What to expect: amazing hand-made doughnuts, great music, live portraits from mulled wine & beer,  homewares & […]

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Christmas Shipping – Last Order Dates

It’s that time of year again. These are our last order dates for Christmas delivery. Please ensure that you order by 12 midnight, GMT to ensure your order can be packed up in our studio and shipped out in time for Christmas. If you have any questions we’d be happy to help. Find our details on […]

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Wool Week 2016

Last month we took part in The Campaign for Wool’s annual Wool Week celebrations and showcase: the Wool BnB. A Georgian townhouse in the heart of Islington was transformed into a wooly Air BnB full of textiles, furniture and home accessories made from wool. The showcase featured textiles from a wide range of design houses and producers […]

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We need you – The Herald Fashion.co.uk Awards 2016

We’re so excited to tell you we’ve been nominated for 3 awards this year at The Herald Fashion.co.uk Awards 2016 and we need your help! We’ve been nominated for 3 categories, Online Accessory Retailer of the Year Best Scottish Independent Online Retailer People’s Choice Award The People’s Choice Award is where you come in! If you’ve […]

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A Trip to the Isles

A couple of weekends ago Zoe Timmers and I caught the ferry over the Hoy to explore Orkney’s 2nd largest island. We took the small passenger ferry from Stromness to the North side of Hoy and were guided around the island by a lovely chap called Albert, a life long resident of the island. Albert dropped […]

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Knitting from the North

We’re so excited to tell you, our book ‘Knitting from the North’ has launched in the UK! We were approached back in 2014 by Kyle Books to adapt our designs into a series of hand-knitting projects for hats, scarves, mittens and jumpers. We worked with two local hand knitters, Ivy and Sarah to produce samples and […]

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