A cosy warm shawl woven with Shetland wool. Mid grey and blue yarns were used in an extended point-twill design by Orkney based weaver Valerie Holmes.
Every item of Valerie's takes many weeks to consider and create. Only with time and patience can she achieve the beautiful soft touch and drape of this shawl. Complimented by twisted fringes, this shawl in a one off item which would grace the best events of the year.
Hand woven in Orkney this item may contain pleasing irregularities which show the hand of the weaver at work at the loom.
Shetland wool. Hand wash only. 176cm - 53cm excluding fringes. Weight 200g.