Jamieson's Of Shetland
Jamieson's manufacture yarn, knitwear and woven products. On site full wool processing is carried out from washing to balling to finishing.
Verified by Make Works Scotland July 2013
Jamieson's provide Shetland tweed, yarns and bespoke knitwear from Shetland wool manufactured on site. This uses 100% Pure Shetland Wool yarns. Typical clients are everyone in the textile industry from designers to wholesalers and shop owners. Clients need to understand technical specifications of yarn and garment construction (e.g file types or quantities) and to understanding which service / process / machine / material is required. Ideally, people will come with ready-to-go drawings and files, technical specifications and a project timeline. have limited production space. Wool spinning capacity is approximately 800 kg per week.
|Turnaround Time||Project Dependent|
|File Types||Sketches, Technical drawings|
MaterialsTextiles Wool Tweed Shetland Wool Fleece
ProcessesKnitting Weaving Wool Processing Spinning Garment Manufacturing Yarn Dyeing Machine Knitting
MachinesShima Seiki SES144 Dornier Loom Wool Spinner
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Jamieson's Of Shetland are a family run business who started specialising in Shetland Wool in 1894. 5 Generations have moved the business forward which now run the only spinning mill in the Shetland Islands, a knitwear facility creating traditional fair Isle design garments as well as a small weaving department.
Contact Jamieson's Of Shetland
Sandness Industrial Estate, Sandness, Shetland, ZE2 9PL