Shetland Wool Week
Shetland Wool Week 2016 runs between the 24th September and the 2nd of October 2016 and is now in its 7th year. The week is a celebration of the uniqueness, stamina and individuality of Britains most northerly native sheep. This has resulted in world class wool from which our Shetland Tweed Bags & Purses are made from.
During Wool Week we are running a competition where you could win yourself one the lovely Shetland Tweed Bags designed by Fiona Begg. You can either enter in store at our Lerwick Shoe Shop or you can enter online by answering the question below and filling in the form:form below:
Question: Which is your favourite colour combination of Shetland Tweed Bag?
Mrs Fiona Begg has specially designed a range of handbags & purses with genuine leather and 100% SHETLAND WOOL TWEED.
Some features of our Shetland Tweed Handbags are:
– Tweed is Manufactured at Jamiesons Mill; Shetland
– Unique combination of materials
– Top quality tweed and high grade leather
– Fashionable and practical designs
– Online or in-store only at Begg Shoes & Bags
Wool Week in Shetland is all about embracing the local knitting and textile culture, meeting new friends and learning new techniques to enhance your hobby and craft along the way, to finish up with here are some fun bits of information you may find interesting and give you something to think about whilst browsing our Tweed bags and fur lined boots!
If you are lucky enough to be in Shetland for Wool Week, be sure to visit our shop on Commercial Street to view our fantastic autumn and winter range of footwear which not only includes warm, soft wool lined boots from big brand names such as Rieker, Tamaris Remonte, but also an elegant selection of party shoes, and a wide range of comfort wear. Remember we also have all the beautiful colours of our Tweed bags in stock ready to purchase as a lovely impulse buy for yourself or an early Christmas gift for that much loved Mum or Sister.