The Mill | AW19 Production

The Mill | AW19 Production

If you’ve followed my blog for a while you’ll know that t this time of year we are in production for AW19. We popped down to the mill last week with photographer & creative Paula Russell to capture some behind-the-scenes action. I’m really...
AW19 design process…

AW19 design process…

At this time of year we are looking ahead not only to Spring but actually to AW19! Yes, cashmere is always on our brain no matter the time of year. Right now we are just about to start bulk production on our AW19 collection. It usually takes a couple of months to...
Cashmere Yarn | Finished product

Cashmere Yarn | Finished product

Once the cashmere fibre has been through dyeing, carding, spinning and winding and turned into yarn it is ready to go into stock or be sold. It is in these boxes pictured that the yarn is shipped up to our mill in the Scottish Borders. We buy our yarn in Kgs and order...
Cashmere Yarn | Spinning

Cashmere Yarn | Spinning

Once the cashmere fibre has been dyed, blended and carded it is ready to be spun into yarn. The spinning department is the noisiest as the machines are big and constantly on the go, they often run through the night. The machines are known as spinning mules. Each...