How do we knit?

First we should cover the type of knitter we are. We are not hand knitters, there isn’t a room full of folk busily clicking away with knitting needles in front of a transistor radio. That is the type of knitting most people can picture when they imagine how knitwear is produced. That is not us. […]

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Lockdown at Bill Baber Knitwear

Lockdown officially began here in the UK in the last weeks of March, but we had already been dealing with some of the effects of Covid19 on the business for a few weeks prior to that. All in it’s been 2 months of change here and we wanted to share a little bit more of […]

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Made in Scotland: J Boult Designs

We make all of our beautiful knitwear in Scotland & wanted to celebrate some of the other businesses that do the same. Our second featured business in this Made in Scotland series is J Boult Designs based in the Morvern peninsula in the Scottish Highlands on the West Coast of Scotland. Situated near Oban & the Isle of Mull, […]

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Our Linen Capes: Product of the Year!

We are very proud members of NACTA: the North American Celtic Trade Association who support the sale & promotion of Celtic products in North America. This year at Showcase Ireland in Dublin, Nacta held their annual awards ceremony to recognise awareness & supply of popular & appropriate products to the North American Market. These awards […]

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Made in Scotland: Barrhead Leather

We are so proud to make all of our knitwear in Scotland & in 2020 we wanted to celebrate some of the other fabulous businesses out there who do the same. Our first featured business in this Made in Scotland series is Barrhead Leather, based in the West of Scotland near Glasgow. Barrhead Leather make […]

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