Shopping in Orkney and Shetland

As huge advocates of shopping local, we highly recommend just taking the plunge and wandering the shops. We guarantee you will find not only your supplies for the week but beautiful gifts to take home (or keep) and incredibly friendly locals, happy to chat and offer suggestions for your next day out.


Julie Williamson Designs – Whalsay, Shetland Islands

Printed Textiles Inspired by the Shetland Islands

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Find out more about Julie Williamson Designs

Julie is a Textile Designer living and working from her home on the small Island of Whalsay, Shetland Islands. She currently designs and create interior products, accessories and unique gifts, and the designs are influenced by the rich heritage and culture within the Shetland Islands. Inspired by the local imagery, wildlife and folk-lore stories, Julie produces unique gifts for any occasion.

Julie loves old Toile De Jouy scenes and creating her own scenes from memories, into beautiful contemporary scenes that have a story to share. From lampshades & cushions to prints, mugs, tea towels, aprons and fabric, the range is exceptional and for those with a love of locally made products, perfect for that Made in Scotland gift.

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