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About Harry's Department Store

In London, they have Harrods...

In Edinburgh, they have Jenners...

In Shetland, You have Harry’s Department Store

Harry's is a small, friendly, family run business spanning three floors. 
Gifts and cards on the ground floor; household, lighting and linens, and nursery are on the middle floor; and toys, crafts and outdoor toys are on the top floor.

Harry’s first opened in 1962 as a barber shop, and gradually started trading in the toy department whilst relocating the business in town to where it now stands out as a multi-level department store on the Esplanade in Lerwick.

Here are some facts you may not know about Harry's:

  • Harry’s deliver goods ordered to mainland UK for £3.50 standard delivery and £10.00 for bulky items- some exclusions apply.
  • Harry’s accept all major credit cards.
  • Harry’s do telesales by credit card.
  • Harry’s operate a club all year round for those who want to pay by instalments.
  • Harry’s reserve goods for anyone wishing to collect at a later date.
  • Harry’s have a bridal register for those who wish to make a wedding list.
  • A 10% discount for local traders and for Christmas parties and playgroups is available.
  • We also offer a 10% discount on fireworks for registered groups.



Meeting all your everyday needs, with a huge range of all the top household brand names available, a look around this department is essential.


If you are getting married, or are shopping for a wedding gift, we run a popular "Bridal Register". Our household staff are keen to assist happy couples choose their list and can help wedding guests select a gift within their budget.


Everything a child could ever want! You’ll find it in our toy department, an Aladdin’s cave for children of all ages. We stock a huge variety of the latest educational games as well as the most recent toy released onto the marketplace. You can also choose from a wealth of craft and hobby ideas for all age groups. All the old family favourites are also available for your enjoyment.

The "Christmas Club" we run is designed to ease the payments over an agreed period of time for our customer members.


Boasting a wide range of popular brand name equipment, we compete with most mainland stores on price and choice. Our staff are eager to help and advise "new parents to be" by ensuring the best selection is made to suit their needs.

We operate a "Nursery Club" allowing our customers to spread their payments over an agreed period of time. Please call to discuss your options with our nursery department manager.

  • Call 01595693097 to arrange evening appointments.
  • We ensure your car seat fits your car and demonstrate how to fit it correctly.


Shopping for the perfect present is made easy in our department store. The wide and varied range of stock available makes choosing a gift that will be treasured for years to come an exciting and fun event.

Our extensive selection of cards for all occasions will complement the gift you purchase, adding that important personal touch.

Of course, leading up to Christmas, all sorts of wonderful gifts and festive necessities will be available throughout the whole department store.


An abundance of duvets, pillows, sheets and bedspreads in various styles are available to suit all tastes. Our stock changes on a regular basis bringing you the latest designs and fashion.


When adding those finishing touches to all your rooms, come along and choose from our wide range of throws, cushions and made to measure curtains or blinds. We are sure you will agree that the choice are endless.


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