How to describe an icon like the Harris Tweed Jacket? Handmade, Heritage and Highland Hues of Heather are a few words beginning with H that begin to define this timeless classic. Peter Christian’s Harris Tweed comes in an unbelievable variety of weaves, each reflecting the island they were woven on, worn by crofter and laird alike, and brought to you at an unbelievable price.
Harris Tweed means a tweed which has been hand woven by the Islanders at their homes in the Outer Hebrides, finished in the islands of Harris , Lewis, North Uist, Benbecula, South Uist and Barra and made from pure virgin wool dyed and spun in the Outer Hebrides.
The Harris Tweed Authority.
|Clo Mohr, Gaelic for Harris Tweed means “The Big Cloth"
Video: the history of Harris Tweed