Your Scottish heritage is one of the things that fascinates you the most. You love learning in-depth knowledge about where you come from and the culture behind the land. On the Kilt Articles page of Kilt Guide, you can learn all different kinds of information regarding your heritage--not just detailed information on kilts. You can enjoy articles that relate to Irish and Celtic music and other traditional, well-loved sounds that come out of Scotland. Peruse this page and find an article that interests you the most; you never know what interesting facts are waiting to be uncovered.

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Tartan TEXTILE DESIGN

Tartan TEXTILE DESIGN

Tartan, cross-checkered repeating pattern (or “sett”) of different coloured bands, stripes, or lines of definite width and sequence, woven into woolen cloth (sometimes with silk added).

December 15, 2016 By Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica

Quick Look at The History of The Kilt

Quick Look at The History of The Kilt

Highland dress and the tartan are among the most powerful, romantic and dramatic of all the symbols of Scotland.

March 27, 2017 By Matthew Sorrow

Prince Charlie – Scottish icon and a tragic hero

Prince Charlie – Scottish icon and a tragic hero

The story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and his midnight flit from the shores of his beloved Scotland is almost a thing of myth, and certainly legend, nowadays – after centuries of romantic embellishment by his friends and enemies alike!

March 27, 2017 By Heather MacCain

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So You Want to know How to Play Bagpipes? An Introduction to Piping

So You Want to know How to Play Bagpipes? An Introduction to Piping

in Celtic Music Instruments

When I started playing the pipes I was 15 years old. I remember how big of a world it felt like I was entering, and how daunting of a task it seemed I had in front of me.

How To Make Kilt Pleats Pattern | Scottish Kilt Pleated Skirt

How To Make Kilt Pleats Pattern | Scottish Kilt Pleated Skirt

in Kilts

Kilt pleat skirt is one of the most common worn pleated skirt called scottish kilt. Kilt can be worn by both men and women, although women wear it as fashion skirt styles more than men.

What is a Leather Kilt?

What is a Leather Kilt?

in Kilts

Modern-day kilts have evolved from the classic plaid wool and cloth garments that were worn centuries ago. Today, kilt designers are creating styles out of unique materials that appeal to modern gents.

Kilt Pattern | Which Kilt Pattern Should I Choose?

Kilt Pattern | Which Kilt Pattern Should I Choose?

in Kilts

If you don't know much about Scottish history and tradition you would be forgiven in thinking that kilt patterns were purely aesthetic.