Extraordinary Shetland Knitwear made to last a lifetime

Using traditional techniques passed through the generations. Authentic Shetland knitwear, sent directly from our studio to you..... enjoy xx

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How it's made

Knitwear Studio
Knitwear studio at Ninian in Shetland
Ninian shetland, Lerwick

The Ninian Shop

Our Shop

About Us

We make all our knitwear in our studio at Ninian. Each piece is made from the softest Scottish Lambswool and is hand finished by us. Click this link to find out more about how it's made and to meet our team.

About Us

Our Gifts

We like to source beautifully designed items which we think fit with our shop. Many are made by artisans like us in Shetland or throughout the UK. Remember to check out our made in Shetland Section too.

Shop Gifts

Our Workshops

Joanna offers workshops throughout the year in colour and design. Courses can be tailored to your needs and timings. We can also offer group classes from 4 - 10 students. 

Workshops with Us


Why we love Shetland


The Modern Shetland Knitter

My order of Funky Fair Isle scarf in burnt charcoal has just arrived.. bought it to go with the headband I bought a few weeks ago from you .. it’s just beautiful! Can’t wait until it gets a bit cooler to wear them !!
Very Happy customer

Beautifully made Knitwear with lovely friendly service, a great shop to visit while in Shetland

My order of a beautiful headband arrived today ... thank you so much it’s just beautiful... shall be placing another order soon.

Such a lovely friendly shop, the staff are always smiling and willing to help.

I love when my Ninian package arrives, the knitwear is delightful and prompt service too.

Joanna is so welcoming at Ninian, we visit every time we're in Shetland and shop online too. Super gifts and gorgeous knitwear.