Articles by tag "weaving"

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How is Harris Tweed made?
Nick Fiddes 22 Jun 2016

Harris Tweed’s characteristic natural hues and rich textures are appreciated all over the world. But few people really know how that wonderful and instantly recognisable look comes about.  So on my recent trip to the Hebrides (accompanied by my glamorous personal assistant) ......

Video: DC Dalgliesh tartan mill
Admin User 23 Jun 2016

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Video: The Making of Harris Tweed
Admin User 22 Jun 2016

See how Harris Tweed is produced to this day, from raw fleece to its only ever being woven on hand-looms in the homes of the islanders of Harris and Lewis in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. Our step-by-step video reveals the ancient skills and dedication to quality that gives this natural fabric ......

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