Hilary Grant is a creative knitwear studio and micro factory run by Hilary and partner Robert Harvey in Birsay.
They bring together their respective backgrounds in textile design and architecture to create explorative, innovative pattern for knitwear and knitted home accessories.
All of their annual collections are designed from their Birsay-based studio and micro factory. Blankets, Bed Throws, Scarves and Pom Hats are all made by Hilary and Rob in Orkney and they work closely with small specialist knitwear mills on mainland Scotland to produce their ‘Beacon’ Hats and gloves. Whether made in Orkney or the mainland, all of their knitwear is meticulously designed and made using innovative textile production methods and traditional hand-finishing techniques, designed to be loved and made to last for a long time.
ONLINE SHOP: shipping internationally Monday - Friday. Local Click + Collect available at request.
In Orkney you can find HILARY GRANT knitwear at The Pier Arts Centre and in Stromness and at The Longship in Kirkwall.
Winner of: "Best Scottish Independent Online Retailer" at The Herald Fashion.co.uk Awards 2016.
Blanket 'Harbour' - Willow & Seashell
Rich and multicoloured, with an unfussy, improvised composition. The 'Harbour' design takes its name from the scattered reflections of harbour lights on the water outside our studio. Also available as a Blanket, UK King and Super-King Bed throw. Made in O
Hat 'Beacon' - Ink
A classic 4 ply chunky ribbed hat with a distinctive peaked silhouette. "Beacon" is available in each of the core colours of our collection, and is a perfect accompaniment to our large patterned scarves. Unisex fit. Made in Scotland from100% Lambswool.