LUSKENTYRE HARRIS TWEED COMPANY
Donald John Mackay M.B.E.
(For Services to Harris Tweed)
Tel - ++ 44 (0)1859 550261 - Fax - ++ 44 (0)1859 550308
Web Site -www.luskentyreharristweed.co.uk (Under Construction)
Watch a film about Donald John at work
In His Own Words (FT Interview 2014)
These photos were taken on my first trip to Luskentyre in July 2011 to choose a tweed for a jacket.
He started with an already woven green based pattern, trying different coloured strands of wool
against it to find the best effects to personalise the pattern and he ended up weaving
a most beautiful bolt of cloth to make what is now my favourite jacket.
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I returned in 2013 Island hopping from Bara to Lewis and stopped at Luskentyre to show D.J. the finished jacket.