Local handcraft

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In Skagafj÷r­ur you can find a big variety of handmade crafts, from the well know and famous icelandic 'Lopapeysa' (knitted wool sweaters, made from icelandic sheep wool), various items made out of sheep/ram/cow horn, one of the few tanneries world wide to produce fish leather and much much more handcrafts.

Tour operators

  • GallerÝ Al■ř­ulist

    GallerÝ Al■ř­ulist is a local handcraft shop in VarmahlÝ­, in the heart of Skagafj÷r­ur. Located in an old turf fashioned house.

    Al■ř­ulist is mostly selling handcraft made by artist living in Skagafj÷r­ur and is offering a wide variety of handcraft.

  • Goods from Gil

    Gil is a farm in Skagafj÷r­ur, about 5 minutes outside of Sau­ßrkrˇkur. It has a small, cozy little shop that sells homemade, handcrafted products f.ex. woolen sweaters, headbands and other products (like homemade food, jams, bread, fresh fish) straight from the farm.á

    You can come to shop and look around, or even just sit down for a nice cup of coffee and some refreshments.

  • R˙nalist

    R˙nalist is a small handcraft company that makes special handmade items, souvenirs and wool artwork, all wrapped in Icelandic country life romance. You can also buy high quality meat and eggs straight from the farm, icecreams, herbs and jam. Our workshops are the ideal opportunity to get to work with wool or fish leather, following traditional techniques. At our farm Stˇrhˇll, we also invite you on a guided tour to meet our animals, one of them being the very special Icelandic settlement goat, a specie close to extinction. R˙nalist GallerÝ at Stˇrhˇll is located on the road 752, about 18 km from Varmahli­

  • Skrautmen

    Skrautmen is a small handcraft company that makes beautiful handmade jewlry, accessoires, ornaments and products for home that can lift up your spirit only by looking at them.

    SkrautmenĹs workshop is located in ┴shildarholt, a farm that is about one minute outside of Sau­ßrkrˇkur. You are most welcome to stop by, look around and shop.

  • Tannery Visitor Centre

    The Tannery Visitor Centre is located in Sau­ßrkrˇkur, north Iceland, in the only tannery in Europe which makes fishleather. The Visitor Centre provides visitors with an unusual way to experience the tannery and its products: guided tours of the actual tannery, where fish-skin is expertly processed to make high-quality leather.

Contact Us

Tel (+354) 455 6161
info@visitskagafjordur.is

It's a Short Distance to Anywhere

Akureyri - Skagafjordur 118 km

Reykjavik - Skagafjordur 290 km

Egilsstadir - Skagafjordur 383 km

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