Leader sheep and sheep farming in Iceland.Read More
Norwegian Vikings in the Hebrides and Iceland - creativity and tracing the ancestors of my sheep.Read More
Iceland in February ... sheep tending, wool culture, knitting and art.Read More
My favourite book … wanderings in the Cairngorm mountains.Read More
Off Shore Shearing, The Clearances and Australian EmigrationRead More
Lambing on Sunhill Croft, Isle of Berneray.Read More
Edinburgh Yarn Festival - Ysolda Teague - The Birlinn Yarn Company & Meet the Shepherdess
Edinburgh Corn Exchange
Thursday 15th - Saturday 17th 10:00-17:30 Main Event
Sunday 18th - 10:00-14:00 Meet the ShepherdessRead More
Back in August Corrine from The Woolly Thistle visited me in Berneray and we had a lovely chat at our kitchen table about Birlinn Yarn, island life, crofting, Hebridean culture and sea faring sheep.
Why not settle down with a cup of tea and your knitting for a listen.Read More
Who is the winner of the Birlinn Yarn Company Knitting Pattern Design Competition?Read More
Open design competition for Knitting Fashion Accessories
Design for the Birlinn Yarn Company and win a holiday in a beautiful Hebridean Thatched Cottage.
At The Birlinn Yarn Company we are seeking a knitting designer who understands our established brand but who could give us a wee contemporary twist.Read More