As the World Cup is now officially underway, we thought we'd explore the tartan of both one of Scotland's most celebrated football heroes, and the mill where our tartan designer creations are brought to life!
The art of fortune telling has long been a part of Scottish mythology, but few soothsayers are as well-known as the Brahan Seer.
There's so many gift ideas to choose from out there, with whisky glasses, fancy cuff links, or special tartan stuffed animals making up just a few of the popular choices. But there's one type of gift which is always impressive and holds special significance in Scottish culture: the elegant quaich. In this blog post, we wanted to highlight a few quaichs perfectly suited for gifting to important people in your life.
Women are often used to having a wide array of clothing accessory options. But for us men, it's something we're not always used to. Your choice of kilt pin says much about you and where you come from, and it's important that you give it proper consideration. To help you with this process, we've put together this guide on how to choose and wear the right kilt pin for your kilt outfit.
If you're ever in Scotland and spot a bird of unusual size, it could be a heron or a capercaillie, two of the most distinctive birds found in the Scottish countryside.
Or it could be the Boobrie.
The world of tartan and highland dress can often feel like it's by and for men. Images of kilts, sporrans, and impressive kilt outfits come to mind, and it's easy to forget that women have a wide variety of clothing and accessory options available to them.
Aside from jewellery or various skirts, women can choose from an array of clothing items worn around the shoulders such as shawls, serapes, and stoles. We have a great article on the differences between sashes, stoles, and shawls, but today we wanted to focus on one of the most popular ladies' items: sashes.
The Star Wars universe may exist in a galaxy far, far away, but Star Wars was never that far, far away from Scotland! The fourth of May is known worldwide as Star Wars Day, and we wanted to celebrate one of our favourite franchises by designing a tartan to highlight the Scottish connection.