• Ordering Guide

    Terms & Conditions Ordering Guide – We want you to be happy with your order and to receive the best customer service.  Below are some details to help make ordering as easy as possible. There is also more details in our Terms & Conditions which can be read here. ORDERING Items that are in stock […]

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  • Inspiration

    ‘The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes.’  Marcel Proust (1871 – 1922) Novelist. Inspiration for our prints is never far away.  It’s something which we can find in the everyday often very familiar places.  Our latest photo-shoot demonstrates this with an interesting look at how we […]

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  • Lumen Scarf Print Care Instructions

    Kirsteen Stewart print products have been designed to look good and last for a long time. All of our products have care labels with the universal signs for washing and drying. We always recommend following the care instructions on the label of each individual product. For further details on how to care for each print […]

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  • Fashion meets Interiors Collaboration

    Designers Ella Doran and Kirsteen Stewart, specialists in print and textile design, are delighted to announce their first creative collaboration. The duo has created a capsule collection of womenswear and accessories for Spring / Summer 2018, using Kirsteen’s signature simple shapes, which act as a canvas for both designers’ striking and distinctive prints, highlighting their […]

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  • Fashion, Technology & Archeology

      This autumn, Kirsteen Stewart will launch her new collection working in collaboration with the Archaeology Institute at the University of the Highlands and Islands.   Orcadian designer Kirsteen Stewart began working with Archaeologist, Dan Lee in 2016 using GPS mapping equipment to track favourite coastal walks and well-trodden routes throughout Orkney. These mappings created […]

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  • Fashion Revolution

    Fashion Revolution Week is a campaign that encourages millions of people to ask brands, ‘Who made my clothes’ by using the hashtag #whomademyclothes. The campaign is held on the 24th April every year, as this is the date of when the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh collapsed and killed and injured over 1, 138 workers on site. The […]

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  • New Beginnings

    I would like to firstly wish Hume Sweet Hume all the very best of luck for the future in the shop.  I am looking forward to seeing new brands alongside our customer favourites Lily and Me, Alison Moore Jewellery, Ichi, White leaf plus a few more. If you are looking for our own ranges in Orkney they will […]

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  • Behind The Print

    I would always consider myself as a collector as well as a designer.  This is the part of my job I enjoy the most.  I keep a diary sketchbook (which is partly in my phone, and partly in a variety of notebooks) of things that interest me.  Everyday items spark my attention – the geometry of […]

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  • Moodboard Pier Arts Centre Exhibition – Form & Function – Eight Orkney Makers

    ‘Form & Function – Eight Orkney Makers’ is on show at the PAC, however in addition to visiting the beautiful exhibition we wanted to bring the exhibition to those who can’t visit it as well as a bit more interpretation about why we choose what to exhibit.   At KS HQ, one common feature in […]

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  • Behind the scenes at the Pier Arts Centre Exhibition – Form & Function – Eight Orkney Makers

    Here at KS HQ we were honoured to be invited to take part in the current exhibition – ‘Form & Function – Eight Orkney Makers’ at the Pier Arts Centre in Stromness. A treasure trove of art and a beautiful gallery space itself, the Pier Arts Centre is a place of continual inspiration and community […]

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