Kilt-Scottish soldiers wore kilts in battles. Kilt aprons were used to replace the sporran, which held items, and protected the kilt when in the line. These soldiers would carry gas in small bags over the kilt, like a sporran
A Demo of the "whole nine yards" Where they take nine yards of tartan, pleat it by hand, belt it and wear it, with enough left over for over the shoulder fly plaid.-wonderful demo with practical options!
The Scottish Tartans Museum is a non-profit organization funded through gift shop sales. Our gift shop offers a full range of custom Highland dress (kilts, sporrans, jackets, hose, etc) as well as many other unique Scottish gifts and accessories.