London Links

London Links

The Blackhouse team were in London this week. Take a group of rural-Scottish-living individuals and throw them head first into the hustle and bustle of London’s busy city centre…and what do you get? A Blackhouse brainstorming session!! At Blackhouse we...
Baa Baa ‘Blackface’ sheep, have you any wool?

Baa Baa ‘Blackface’ sheep, have you any wool?

Scottish Blackface sheep, account for about a third of the UK’s sheep population. They are a tough and adaptable breed and well suited to bare landscapes and harsh conditions. It comes as no surprise then, that these mammals are native to the barren, rocky isles of...
The Diverse nature of Harris Tweed

The Diverse nature of Harris Tweed

Harris Tweed is a world-renowned fabric. Traditionally and stereotypically seen as a fabric worn by those of a certain ilk, mainly the rich and famous, the rebirth of the industry in recent years has transformed how people view this special cloth. The material’s...