SWA Journal

Shetland Experience

Starting the Journal has been my dream for a long time, and I am so delighted with how it came together.

A limited collector’s edition – beautifully designed, presented and printed, the magazine features beautiful

photography, knitting patterns, walks, interesting stories, interviews, recipes and much more.

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"This publication is a truly beautiful thing"

Kate Davies

Knitting in
Shetland

Join us on an unforgettable journey to discover Shetland and our unique textile heritage. Our tours are designed to give you an insight into Shetland’s knitting traditions and local textile industry.

Knitting and
Hiking

This tour includes a combination of some of the finest coastal walks in Shetland with a local guide and knitting classes led by expert local tutors. It truly is a great opportunity to explore Shetland in an authentic way and relaxed pace.

Bespoke Tours

​Bespoke tours can be designed and tailored to suit your requirements and your budget. See Shetland like a local on our immersive programme with local tour guides, tutors and experts.

Your Shetland Wool Adventure starts here.

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Shetland Wool Adventures Journal vol.4 Designs Preview

Shetland Wool Adventures Journal features stunning photography, knitting patterns, walks, interesting stories, interviews, recipes and some personal insights into the lives of the Shetland’s top knitters and craftspeople. Shetland is a beautiful and inspiring place and the Journal aims to bring a little piece of our magical isles to your home. You can pre-order your […]

Shetland Wool Adventures Journal vol.4 – Sneak Peek

The fourth volume of the Shetland Wool Adventures Journal is a real treat as we’ll travel to Fair Isle and have an opportunity to immerse ourselves into island life and follow the rhythm of this magical place. There are many brilliant articles, features and interviews to look forward to, as well as stunning photography. It’s […]

Food Made in Shetland: Smoked Haddock Risotto

In preparation for Marian Armitage’s ‘Food Made in Shetland’ upcoming book launch we’re delighted to share one recipe per week with you. Food Made in Shetland features over 60 recipes, useful tips and insights into the Shetland food scene. The recipes put the best of Shetland produce front and centre and will inspire you to […]

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