Cables for Harris Tweed

These are cables of yarn used to make Harris Tweed. A luxury cloth handwoven by the islanders on the Isles of Harris, Lewis, Uist and Barra in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, using local wool. Formerly, Harris Tweed was also handspun and hand dyed with local natural dyes, especially lichens of the genus Parmelia.

Date: 08/04/2011

Location: Gearrannan, Isle of Lewis, Hebrides, Scotland

Photographer: Craig Williams

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Cables for Harris Tweed
Cables for Harris Tweed

These are cables of yarn used to make Harris Tweed. A luxury cloth handwoven by the islanders on the Isles of Harris, Lewis, Uist and Barra in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, using local wool. Formerly, Harris Tweed was also handspun and hand dyed with local natural dyes, especially lichens of the genus Parmelia.

Date: 08/04/2011

Location: Gearrannan, Isle of Lewis, Hebrides, Scotland

Photographer: Craig Williams

Buy this print online:

 
Item added to cart