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Description Fair Isle jumper from Shetland Museum Knitwear Collection. Tex 7728

Description Fair Isle jumper from Shetland Museum Knitwear Collection.

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I am very lucky that I get to do things that I know other people would love to do, I am a trustee of the Shetland Textile Museum and this year along with another trustee Cushla, who also works at t…

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What goes better with tweed than fair isle sweaters from Fair Isle, Scotland? Fair isle is not foul, unless fowl wear fair isle sweaters.

Historic Hand Knit Fair Isle Sweater :: Katie’s Pattern Fair Isle jumper by Rosabell Halcrow :: Katie's Pattern product details

Historic Hand Knit Fair Isle Sweater :: Katie’s Pattern Fair Isle jumper by Rosabell Halcrow :: Katie& Pattern product details

Skaw Taing Hand Knit Fair Isle Sweater, Jumper :: Mary Williamson :: Skaw Taing Fair Isle. AND YOU CAN ORDER ONE TO XXL (50" chest).

traditional Fair Isle jumper knit in a stranded colorwork style associated with the geographical Fair Isle, one of the Shetland Isles

two traditional Fair Isle jumpers with characteristic limited color palette,  peeries and two colors per row ... from Shetland Museum collection. "The 1920s was the golden age of Fair Isle knitting. It was hugely fashionable and knitters created many new designs during this period. © Mark Sinclair / Phatsheep Photography

The was the golden age of Fair Isle knitting. It was hugely fashionable and knitters created many new designs during this period.

An early Shetland pattern ~ Johnnie Jamieson dressed in allover 'Fair Isle' jumper and toorie.

An early Shetland pattern ~ Johnnie Jamieson dressed in allover 'Fair Isle' jumper and toorie.

a piece of Fair Isle knitting in our Heritage Yarn

Yarn Series – Shetland Heritage

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