Articles in Scottish Kilt Accessories

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on February 28, 2019
A Guide to Kilt Outfits
on February 28, 2019
Kilts are a rich part of Scottish heritage. They are perhaps the most iconic and memorable thing about Scotland for those who live outside of the country, as it is commonly thought that this garment originated in the country.... Read full article
by Heather MacCain on March 10, 2017
When To Wear A Fly Plaid?
by Heather MacCain on March 10, 2017
A fly plaid was originally part of the large piece of cloth called The Great Plaid (Féileadh Mòr). The roots of that garment reach Roman times, and the most “archaic” version was the tunic and a cloak (a “brat”) worn by Celtic warriors. ... Read full article
by Heather MacCain on December 15, 2016
The Scotsman’s sporran – then and now
by Heather MacCain on December 15, 2016
As uniquely Scottish as the kilt itself, a Scotsman’s sporran – at its most basic a pouch worn around the waist at the front of the kilt to take the place of pockets – is an essential part of any style of complete Highland kilt outfit!... Read full article
by Heather MacCain on December 15, 2016
Kilt accessories – details that matter
by Heather MacCain on December 15, 2016
As we have previously discussed the importance of jacket and sporran styles in determining the formality and meaning of your Scottish kilt outfit.... Read full article
by Heather MacCain on December 15, 2016
by Heather MacCain on December 15, 2016
After an enjoyable weekend at the Cowal Highland Gathering a few weeks ago, we thought now would be the perfect time to discuss the wonderful tradition of Scottish Highland Games.... Read full article