Island Knitwear owner, Jacki Saunders designs and produces a range of beautifully crafted hand knitted cotton garments.

Jacki has now moved from Oban to Suffolk

Jackiís designs draw not only on the tradition of classic celtic patterns but having studied knitwear techniques and materials from around the world, Jacki offers a unique blend of classic and fashion knitwear designs that hopefully will appeal to all ages. All garments are hand knitted using only the best in 100% cotton yarn, some of which are dyed using natural dyes.

Guild of Esses Craftsmen

Jacki has been a member of the Essex Guild of Craftsmen for 20 years.


Jacki is attending the following Craft Fairs in 2016 :

17th January

WAWS (Waltham Abbey Wool Show), Marriott Hotel, Waltham Abbey, Essex. - Junction 26 - M25

13th February

Alresford Community Centre, Alresford, Nr Winchester, Hampshire SO24 9AG

27th/28th March

Grange Barn (NT), Coggleshall, Essex (Essex Guild of Craftsmen)

16th/17th April

School Marquee, Thriplow Daffodil Weekend, Thriplow, Royston, Herts.

8th May

Craft Marquee, South Suffolk Agricultural Show, Ingham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk (just off the A134)

5th June

Rural Crafts Marquee, Cambridge Young Farmers Show, Wimpole Hall, Royston, Herts

11th June

Alresford Community Centre, Alresford, Nr Winchester, Hampshire S024 9AG

9th/10th July

Clare Priory, Clare, Nr Sudbury, Suffolk

27th July

Craft Marquee, Sandringham Flower Show, Sandringham, Norfolk PE35 6EN

6th/7th August

Ingatestone Hall, Ingatestone, Essex (Essex Guild of Craftsmen)

28th/29th August

Cressing Temple Barns, Cressing, Essex (Essex Guild of Craftsmen)



1st October

Hadleigh Town Hall, Hadleigh, Suffolk


12th/13th November

Blackthorpe Barns, Rougham, Suffolk

26th/27th November

Blackthorpe Barns, Rougham, Suffolk

3rd/4th December

Hylands House, Chelmsford, Essex (Essex Guild of Craftsmen)

10th/11th December

Blackthorpe Barns, Rougham, Suffolk

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