Traditional and Contemporary knitwear direct from some of the highly skilled knitters in the Shetland Islands
Below- The Famous Shetland ponies wearing my Fair Isle sweaters commissioned for Visit Scotland's 2014 promotion which was a worldwide sensation.
Many thanks to everyone for the lovely comments on my guest book page and emails received as a result of the 'Born to Explore' series by Richard Wiese shown on US TV about Shetland.
Shetland Collection is a small knitwear business established in 1980. The designs are by Doreen Brown which are exclusive to Shetland Collection and are not readily available outwith the Islands, they include original as well as traditional designs in a striking range of colourways. Garments are hand-knitted or hand-framed and finished by hand to a very high standard, knitted in pure new wool from the native Shetland sheep, famous for their lightweight fleeces and renowned for it's softness and warmth.
Being a small business we can provide a personal service where customers can order through this website. Garments of any size or shape are individually knitted in a range of designs and colours to suit customers requirements. Accessories are also available to co-ordinate with any of the designs. We cannot include all of the designs here but please get in touch through the Contact form if you would like another style or colour scheme.
Doreen Brown, Orcadia, Virkie, Shetland ZE3 9JS, Scotland, UK
Tel/Fax: 01950 460340 International 44 1 950 460340
Taxi service: http://www.boddamcabs.co.uk/
Knitting courses Shetland College: www.shetland.uhi.ac.uk