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Lovely men's knitwear

Greta little shop and showroom for knitwear and Harris tweed. very helpful staff. Purchased a mans... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Lesley K
New respect for an old craft

There's a display area with about twenty minutes of film, interviewing the different people... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Julie B
Halstead, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

Greta little shop and showroom for knitwear and Harris tweed. very helpful staff. Purchased a mans jumper which was half the price of what you would pay at Brora.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lesley K
Reviewed 10 September 2018

There's a display area with about twenty minutes of film, interviewing the different people involved in making and marketing tweed, including a filmed interview with the late Marion Campbell BEM, a quiet prizewinning tweed weaver. The hard work that goes into making tweed is remarkable,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic exhibition of Harris tweed history, beautiful exhibits full of colour and texture and informative in a relaxed way. Treasure trove of a shop, good range of products and prices.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Fiona A
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Who would have thought that there was so much you could do with tweed! We spent ages here selecting gifts for various people. There was everything from dog collars to book marks and coats. The ladies were so friendly and patient with us. They showed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank johnandlizb
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Easy to miss as unpretentious outside. Good selection of tweed and tweed articles, impossible not to buy! Explanation in museum made it all come to life.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Srobbie
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We almost drove by without stopping but it’s lucky that we did. The store owners were very friendly and encouraged us to visit the museum next door, which we did. It only takes a few minutes and turned out to be surprisingly interesting. I ended...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RM303
Reviewed 19 July 2018

A bit out off the way but a fair sized shop with small museum and exhibition. Lots of souvenirs in differing tweeds and price ranges. Enjoyed browsing and bought a few gifts too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank McMillan06
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Very helpful staff and were very lovely to the children - explaining about the different types of Harris Tweed !

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sally E
Reviewed 20 September 2017

interesting to visit if in the area, just a couple of miles down the very scenic Golden Road off the main road. Also worth going to another place where you can watch a weaver at work.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Julie O
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Pilgrimage as homage to my mother who was a bespoke tailored years ago - her name was Iris - so it was so bizarre to find the place surrounded by flag irises! Loved the exhibition and also the show of old and modern designs. Had...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank PatriciaDE24
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