This traditional geometric-style pattern plays an important part in Upper Nithsdale’s rich and vibrant heritage and is gaining recognition across the globe, thanks to the dedication and drive of our talented knitters.
Our products are made in Sanquhar by members of the Upper Nithsdale Community, keeping the traditional spirit of the pattern alive in the 21st century.
Here you can find out all about Sanquhar Knitting, its origins and styles, as well as browse and order our products.
If you are interested in becoming a member of our knitting team, you can find out all about it here.
Sanquhar Pattern Designs is a community project run by A’ the Airts, an Upper Nithsdale arts and crafts Initiative. You can find out all about them here.