Our Lamb Partners
The warm wool made it possible for the settlers to survive in the harsh northern climate. The wool is a natural product and only eco-friendly energy sources are used in the manufacturing process. Our partners use authentic Icelandic wool or other lamb material in their products or design.
- Rammagerðin Rammagerðin/Iceland Gift Store was established in 1940 and is one of the oldest gift stores in Iceland. In the beginning the mainstay of the business was framing and frame making, as the Icelandic name Rammagerðin implies. In 1949 the company started selling Icelandic designs and woolens for those buying gifts for relatives abroad.
- The Icelandic Store Our main products are sweaters, which are hand knitted from superior quality wool, carefully extracted from Icelandic sheep. The yarn obtained from these sheep is different compared to other sheep, because it is a pure breed, which has been kept separate from other sheep for more than centuries.
- The Icelandic Knitter Hélène’s aim is to revive traditions and give them new life: she publishes unique patterns inspired by the past with a modern twist, produces specialty Icelandic yarns Love Story and Grýla, teaches, lectures and organizes hiking and knitting tours in Iceland for knitters around the globe.
- The Leadersheep centre Fræðasetur um forystufjár is a museum and research center for Icelandic Leadersheep, situated in Þistilfjörður. Leadersheep are a unique strain within the Icelandic breed that has outstanding behavioral abilities and intelligence. they've been an integral part of Iceland's sheep farming since the settlement.
- Natural Bones Design Natural Bones Design makes unique products of art from skulls and bones of both domestic and wild Icelandic animals. Every piece of art is completed in Iceland from materials handled skillfully by our bygone ancestors who used this same material to make things for use and pleasure.
- Ullarselið Ullarselið is a is a store set up by individuals interested in the utilisation of wool and other natural Icelandic material. The new and old ways of handling this material are used, especially techniques of processing wool by hand. It is located in Hvanneyri, a small agriculture and church centre in the west of Iceland.
- Hús Handanna An elegant shop and gallery set in the heart of Egilsstaðir where you can admire what the Eastern Region of Iceland has to offer in the way of quality art and design, handicraft and food products. It is a platform to tell stories of local material, life and circumstances – the essence of the east coast.
- Nordic Store Nordic Store has four local stores in Iceland, three in Reykjavik and one in Borgarnes. Our main store is located at Laekjargata 2, 101 Reykjavik. Since 2002, Nordic Store has been the leading online store in Iceland, focusing on providing the internet shopper with the biggest selection of Icelandic products.
- Ragna Fróða A fashion/ textile artist & designer with a passion for textiles, innovation & design, beautiful craft, respect for people & a healthy production cycle. Works outside the box & does not limit her creations to one direction but follows the flow where her creative & intuitive elements takes her.
- Myndlistaskólinn í Reykjavík The Reykjavík School of Visual Arts, founded in 1947, is a non-profit organisation operated by artists and designers. An atmosphere of flow and exchange between departments is encouraged and works by students in different age groups are continually on show in the school building.
- M Design M-Design is a fashion brand established by designer Margret Árna more than twenty years ago. The newest collection of warm clothes include sweaters, hats, fingerless gloves, legwarmers, capes, scarves, hood scarves and mittens. All are made of 100% Icelandic wool and some items are lined with quality fleece.
- Gjóska Gjóska is an Icelandic design company run by the teacher and textile designer Birna Kristín Friðriksdóttir and her husband the farmer Guðbergur Egill Eyjólfsson. They live on a farm in North Iceland, where Gjóska‘s workshop is located but they also run a shop on Skólavörðustígur 20, downtown Reykjavík.
- Ívaf Ívaf is the label for all sorts of things crafted by Sigga Sif. She lives in Ísafjörður, a small town in the Westfjords of Iceland surrounded by steep mountains and wild sea. Sigga Sif mainly expresses her creativity through textile handcrafts, with interesting multicolor combinations, geometric patterns and textured fabrics.