How a Kilt is Made

How the Tartan Fabric for a Kilt is Made 


Find out how up 240 various coloured threads of yarn are used to distinguish various tartan fabrics that are used to created to Scottish Clan kilts.


One of Edinburgh’s finest Kilt Makers


This is a 7 minute small insight into the normal 8 hours spent making a kilt. This is one of our best kilt makers at work, she has 30 years of experience and makes one of Edinburgh’s finest kilts.



 Ready for some Scottish Fun?

A light hearted look at how a highland kilt,  is made on the Isle of Skye.


Learn how a Highlander would make his kilt. We weren’t with this Rabbies tour group but the tour guide welcomed us to join in on his demonstration. He was really a lot of fun. We all kind of wished we had been on his tour.

The music you hear, is the Skye Boat Song by The Lions Rampant.