28 Sept 2022


Our rich history, coupled with our unrivalled passion for innovation, gives us a lot to talk about. Explore Our Story to learn more about our unique Scottish heritage, superb craftsmanship, and the inspiration behind our luxurious collections.

29 Sept 2022

Chapter 1

Scotland, 1797. A young man with imagination is about to make his mark. Discover Our Story.

29 Sept 2022

Chapter 2

We have worked with natural, renewable, biodegradable fibres since 1797, and our commitment to sustainability is at the heart of our brand’s values.

29 Sept 2022

Chapter 3

For Eddie Harrison, Scottish craftsmanship was a passion, a creative force and a channel for great artistry. Craftsmanship, he said, is in the blood.

29 Sept 2022

Chapter 4

Behind every warp, weave and stitch of each Johnstons of Elgin product is the story of our commitment to people. In turn, the loyalty of our team has enabled us to thrive. This emotional connection has existed since our founding.

20 Dec 2022

Chapter 5

After 226 years, we remain family-owned, and the ethos of family spills into every aspect of our business. Johnstons of Elgin's Chairman Jenny Urquhart represents the fourth generation of the Harrison family at the company's helm.

28 Feb 2023

Kindred Spirits

Celebrating our fellow creatives – talented, skilled craftspeople and artists whose ethos mirrors our own.

28 Feb 2023

226 Years

Made in Scotland isn’t just the three words stitched on a label – it’s who we are and who we have been for 226 years. We are always authentic. Always rooted in nature. Always made in Scotland.

25 Jul 2022

Sabina Savage

Artist, animal lover and Print Designer Sabina Savage is a visual storyteller whose heritage-inspired collections bring history to life in a unique and creative way. To celebrate our 225th anniversary, we collaborated with Sabina to create stunning Cashmere Stoles depicting our success at London’s Great Exhibition in 1851.