Linsey-Woolsey Tweed


Linsey Woolsey is a traditional cloth which has a 100% linen warp and a 100% wool weft.

It is a stylish cloth which lends itself to apparel as well as soft furnishings.

Scalpay Linen makes a range of 12 x 12 herringbone Linsey Woolseys with colour and 1/8 bleached white striped linen warp.
Pattern points are in the centre of each stripe.
Weft is 100% island bred Hebridean Sheep wool - fine brown and grey stripe.


Classic - natural and white warp with an almost metallic, slightly shimmery effect.
Milled by Harris Tweed Hebrides, Shawbost, Isle of Lewis.
31" wide. 15oz weight.

Sorry - the white and natural stripe is not available for now - we hope to weave more during 2012

Eileen - sand and terracotta warp.  A fabulous warm combination of colours.

Gormelia - deep blue and white warp.  

Ruby - deep red and white warp

 

 

All single width (approx 31") with weft in Hebridean brown and grey.

Finished by Harris Tweed Hebrides, Shawbost, Isle of Lewis

Linen by Jos Vanneste NV, Belgium

Weft spun by Natural Fibres Ltd, Launceston, Cornwall, UK

 

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Page updated 09 September 2013