|Babs Stout of Lower Stoneybrek knitted this classic Fair Isle jumper for George Waterson founder of the Fair Isle Bird Observatory, from all account George wore a Fair Isle Jumper like a badge on honour.|
If you have any old Fair Isle photos, knitwear or historical items please contact me or the Fair Isle Museum. We would love to see them.
|Unknown knitter & vistor|
|Anne Thomson's Fair Isle Jumper 1978 for John Potter|
|Unknown Visitor & Knitter|
|Fair Isle Scarves|
|Fair Isle Jumper by Helen Stout for Dr Jeul Jensen|
Made by Anne Thomson -1972
Though non-traditional this Fair Isle Shaded Jumper would of been the height in fashion in 1972.
|Fair Isle Jumper - Knitter unknown?|
|Molly Wilson - Fair Isle Knitting 1978|
|It was vintage then! Fair Isle Knitwear on display at FIBO 1978|