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Harris Tweed

6 Garden Road
Isle of Lewis

Telephone: +44 1851 702 269
Fax: +44 1851 702 600

A day in the life... the wearer
David Fleetwood kicks start our new series looking at traditional Scottish lives with a report on the weaver.

December 2007, Issue 36, page 60

A year to come home
A diary of events for 2014

February 2014, Issue 73, page 29

AND THEN FOREVER CHRISTINE DE LUCA £7.99 The Shetland Times Ltd ISBN 9781904746676 This is the debut novel from the Shetland poet, De Luca. The novel has two interrelated narrative stands linked t...

October 2011, Issue 59, page 66

Bringing innovation to tradition
Howie Nicholsby and his 21st Century Kilts

February 2014, Issue 73, page 54

Destination of the Year
Scottish Hebrides

December 2015, Issue 84, page 10

Everything you need to know about Harris Tweed
To begin with, it needs to be understood that Harris tweed, one of the most desirable wool textiles in the world, is produced exclusively on the Outer Hebridean island of Harris and Lewis, an island w...

December 2007, Issue 36, page 74

Fondest memories of a legendary Highlander
Holiday brochures wax lyrical about locations and sunsets, but there is nothing to compete with first-hand memory. That is why I was so very delighted to discover that an anthology of the essays of Se...

February 2006, Issue 25, page 7

Harris Tweed looming large
Elizabeth Walton pays a visit to the outer Hebrides to see the home off Harris Tweed, an icon that rigidly sticks with traditional values

July 2002, Issue 3, page 60

Hebridean Her itage
Roddy looks at philanthropy in the Highland and Islands

December 2012, Issue 66, page 9

Icons of Scotland
Sally Toms introduces the winners of the fifth annual Icons of Scotland awards

April 2007, Issue 32, page 22

In the news
The long way up Loch Lomond is to get a new lethaviathan when she finally arrives avter her mommoth journey. The Silver Dolphin has spent much of the summer travelling from the river Thames in London...

June 2010, Issue 51, page 8

It has to be Harris
In the last of our series on Scottish islands, John Hannavy turns to the Hebridean Isle of Harris

November 2007, Issue 35, page 18

Lets get funky
Scottish culture has played a major role in the fashion industry in recent years. Kate Patrick went in search of Scottish style gurus

July 2005, Issue 21, page 42

Life on Lewis
At this time of year I am usually to be found on the island of Lewis, where I annually meet up with a group of old friends in a stalking lodge, far from the madding crowd. As the temperature drops, h...

November 2007, Issue 35, page 7

Not so blue Skye
Australian travel writer Graham Simmons wanted to see Skye up close and personal. So he and his friends hiked their way around it.

March 2004, Issue 13, page 36

Regional Focus: The Western Isles
Charles Douglas travels from the Scottish mainland to explore Barra, the Uists, Harris and Lewis.

September 2017, Issue 94, page 18

Roddy Martine's View: The Gift of Tartan
Roddy Martine congratulates Barack Obama on his family tartan

September 2017, Issue 94, page 9

Scotland Magazine Loves
The highlights of our journey to Skye

April 2017, Issue 92, page 27

Scotland Magazine loves...
Each issue we bring you some of the finest products handmade in Scotland.

August 2010, Issue 52, page 74

Scotland Magazine Loves...
Each issue we bring you some of the finest products handmade in Scotland for your pleasure...

August 2011, Issue 58, page 74

Scottish Gifts
Scotland Magazine's gift suggestions for that special occasion

December 2014, Issue 78, page 56

Scottish Gifts
Scotland Magazine's gift suggestions for that special occasion

December 2015, Issue 84, page 55

See it, tough it, hear it, smell it, taste it
Vivien Devlin appraises Scotland's massive contribution to the World economy - and while whisky, tartan and haggis play a part, there's much more

July 2002, Issue 3, page 68

Send and deliver
Thanks to mail order, Scotland is never very far away. Kate Patrick stamps approval on some of the players

October 2006, Issue 29, page 38

Shop til you Drop
We reveal another 10 of Scotland's best retail outlets

October 2011, Issue 59, page 44

Skye and the Western Isles - Island hopping
Charles Douglas visits the wild and beautiful edge of Scotland.

October 2010, Issue 53, page 31

Tartan & Tweed
We've visited some of our favourite Scottish outfitters

September 2017, Issue 94, page 42

The Fabric of Society
Jonny McCormick meets the tailor with a passion for Scotland

June 2011, Issue 57, page 44

The Hebrides
Scattered into the oncoming winds of the Atlantic Ocean off the North West Coast of Scotland, with the sentinel rocks of far flung St Kilda the nearest outpost before North America, are the Inner and ...

February 2012, Issue 61, page 18

The Pride of Scotland
When you consider Scotland's greatest products and just what it is that makes them so special, a pattern begins to emerge. Whether it's gourmet food, drink, fabric, art, music or literature, Scotland'...

August 2012, Issue 64, page 34

The Right Stuff
Thanks to a changeable climate, scotland has long been a world leader in the business of producing clothing fit for any weather, as geraldine coates explains

September 2002, Issue 4, page 28

Weaving History
Sally Toms picks 10 of the best tartan retailers

February 2013, Issue 67, page 38

What I love about Scotland
A series in which well known individuals based around the world express their thoughts about the Scotland they know well

June 2014, Issue 75, page 9

Woven history
I recently purchased a bolt of Harris Tweed to have made into a jacket. I know that sounds rather an old fashioned thing to do nowadays given the generous availability of off-the-shelf menswear but to...

December 2009, Issue 48, page 7

Scotland Magazine Issue 94

Scotland Magazine Issue 94
Regional focus: Outer Hebrides; A fiddle player for all seasons (Ryan Young); North Coast 500; The forgotten Scottish composer; The Battle of Kringen..

Published September 2017.

Scotland Magazine Issue 92

Scotland Magazine Issue 92
We explore the Armadale Castle, the stronghold of Clan Donald and reveal the winners of this year's Scottish Hotel Awards.

Published April 2017.

Scotland Magazine Issue 84

Scotland Magazine Issue 84
Best of Argyll, Alexander McCall Smith, Battle of Boroughmuir, Clan Fletcher, Harris & Lewis.

Published December 2015.

Scotland Magazine Issue 78

Scotland Magazine Issue 78
Loch Lomond and Dunbartonshire, Time Travel with the Jacobites, A Garden of Tradition and Delight, 10 Best Trails.

Published December 2014.

Scotland Magazine Issue 75

Scotland Magazine Issue 75
Kinross and Perthshire, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Melville Castle, 10 Best Cathedrals.

Published June 2014.

Scotland Magazine Issue 73

Scotland Magazine Issue 73
Borders, Dumfries and Galloway, The spirits of Discovery, 10 Best Nature Reserves and Homecoming 2014 events planner.

Published February 2014.

Scotland Magazine Issue 67

Scotland Magazine Issue 67
Loch Lomond & the Trossachs | Events Planner | 10 best stately homes.

Published February 2013.

Scotland Magazine Issue 66

Scotland Magazine Issue 66
The Borders - Dumfries & Galloway - The Monklands Canal - 10 Best Festive Activities.

Published December 2012.

Scotland Magazine Issue 64

Scotland Magazine Issue 64
Photo Challenge 2012 Winners, Orkney & Shetland, 48 Hours in Edinburgh.

Published August 2012.

Scotland Magazine Issue 61

Scotland Magazine Issue 61
2012 events calendar - The Hebrides - Fasque House - 10 best Scottish lighthouses and much more....

Published February 2012.

Scotland Magazine Issue 59

Scotland Magazine Issue 59
Brodie Castle - 24 Hours in Stirling - Leuchie House - 10 abbeys to visit and much, much more....

Published October 2011.

Scotland Magazine Issue 58

Scotland Magazine Issue 58
Perth & Kinross special - Colstoun House - The Royal Scotsman and much more....

Published August 2011.

Scotland Magazine Issue 57

Scotland Magazine Issue 57
Dundee & Fife - 10 best castle to visit - 24 hours in Edinburgh and much more...!!.

Published June 2011.

Scotland Magazine Issue 53

Scotland Magazine Issue 53
Skye & the Western Isle - 10 Best hotel spas - 24 hours in Aberdeen and much more....

Published October 2010.

Scotland Magazine Issue 52

Scotland Magazine Issue 52
10 Best Castles - Orkney & Shetland - 24 hours in Inverness - Scotland Magazine Photo Challenge and much more.....

Published August 2010.

Scotland Magazine Issue 51

Scotland Magazine Issue 51
Argyll - Loch Lomond - Stirling and the Trossachs - 10 Best Summer Walks - How tweed is made and much more....

Published June 2010.

Scotland Magazine Issue 48

Scotland Magazine Issue 48
The Clyde Valley - 10 Best Easy Walks - Journeys Blend - Discovering Scotland - Broughton House - Comfort House and much more....

Published December 2009.

Scotland Magazine Issue 36

Scotland Magazine Issue 36
Perth and Kinross - 50 Things you didn't know about Scotland - Cawdor Castle - Gold Fever - Scottish Churches - and much more....

Published December 2007.

Scotland Magazine Issue 35

Scotland Magazine Issue 35
10 Castles for hire - Secret Walks - Historic seaside landmarks - Earls of Argyll - Five of the best artist holidays - Aberdeen and Grampian - Winter Hotels - Tall Ships.

Published November 2007.

Scotland Magazine Issue 32

Scotland Magazine Issue 32
Icons of Scotland - Smuggling - The real Macbeth - Ayrshire & Arran - Caithness - Kelburn Castle - Aberdeen galleries - Bagpipes - Clan Macpherson.

Published April 2007.

Scotland Magazine Issue 29

Scotland Magazine Issue 29
The great outdoors - 14 Fun days out - Mail order Scotland - Skye and the Western Isles - Rob Roy - Lowland and Island whisky - Ballindalloch Castle - Clan MacLean.

Published October 2006.

Scotland Magazine Issue 25

Scotland Magazine Issue 25
Going out for the summer - In search of seafood - Get on your bike - Orkney and Shetlands - Rodel Church - Loch Torridon - Robert the Bruce.

Published February 2006.

Scotland Magazine Issue 21

Scotland Magazine Issue 21
Undiscovered Ayrshire - Out and about in Burns country - Underwater world - Top dives in Scottish waters - Jewels in the Firth - The eating revolution - Clan MacLeod - Funky fashion - Walking in Scott country - Best city hotels..

Published July 2005.

Scotland Magazine Issue 13

Scotland Magazine Issue 13
Ayrshire and Arran - Lord of the Isles - Clan Donald - Scone Place - Heart of History - The real MacBeth - Isle of Skye - Cashmere - Gleneagles - Icons of Scotland.

Published March 2004.

Scotland Magazine Issue 4

Scotland Magazine Issue 4
The Highlands - Finest hideaway hotels - John Buchan - Romantic wedding venues - The Pictish people - Outdoor clothing - Fenton Tower - Scottish baking - Pedlars.

Published September 2002.

Scotland Magazine Issue 3

Scotland Magazine Issue 3
Holyroodhouse - Whisky and Castles Speysides finest - Jenners retailing dynasty - A royal passion for Scotland - The Highland Clearances - Lord Lyon - Harris Tweed - Shortbread tasting.

Published July 2002.

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