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Labels Policy and Brand Use Rules

The role of the Harris Tweed Authority is to protect and promote the Harris Tweed brand and reputation. We neither make Harris Tweed cloth nor sell Harris Tweed items. To ensure that you help preserve the quality of the brand, it is essential that you read the Labels Policy and Brand Use Rules when using Harris Tweed.

The Harris Tweed® Journal

Word of the Week: Spun and Dried Wool

1st July

It’s all in the twist!
The Harris Tweed® Story from Wool to Yarn

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Mill Spinning

STAGE 5:
SPUN AND DYED WOOL: The spinning machine stretches the embryo yarn and, as twist is imparted, it gains strength.

CLÒIMH AIR A SNÌOMH IS AIR A DATH: Tha an t-inneal snìomh a’ sìneadh a-mach an t-snàth agus, mar a tha an snàth air a thoinneamh bidh e a’ fàs nas làidir.

Photography by Jackson Tucker Lynch/Alison Johnston

The Process

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