Established in 1798, J.C. Rennie are a woollen mill spinning cashmere, shetland wool and lambswool.
Verified by Make Works Scotland February 2015
J.C. Rennie are able to supply very small quantities through to large, bespoke, production runs of yarn. Typical clients include knitwear brands requiring yarn for their collections. In addition, J.C. Rennie produce their own collection of yarn suitable for both knitting and weaving, as well as their Rennie Handknit range. The mill is best known for its authentic ‘Supersoft’ yarn and Scottish Heather colour. Specific spun yarns include: Unique Shetland 9Nm, Supersoft Lambswool 11.3Nm, Supersoft Cashmere 11.3Nm, Cheviot 7.4Nm, Chunky Lambswool 4Nm, Rennie Cashmere (100%) 11.3Nm, Lambswool Silk 2/9Nm, Chunky Lambswool Donegal 2.0RNm, Supersoft Lambswool Donegal 2/9Nm, Chunky Freedom 4Nm and Shetland Freedom 9Nm (undyed wool).
|Turnaround Time||Project dependant|
|Production Access||By appointment|
MaterialsWool Cashmere Lambswool Shetland Wool
ProcessesYarn Preparation Yarn Inspection Spinning Twisting
MachinesWool Spinner Victorian Carding Set
J.C. Rennie are family run woollen mill established in 1798, started at what was essentially a cottage industry before the advent of the industrial revolution. The mill was once powered by a water wheel that remains in situ to this day; and the company has become famous for the production of woollen yarn for knitwear and weaving.
Contact JC Rennie
Yarn sales manager
|Address||Milladen Mill, Old Deer, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, AB42 5DF|