Scottish Highland Wear & Regimental Showcase At the House of Labhran all our range is traditionally tailored in Scotland. We offer some of the finest tartan clan and regimental kilts, trews and kilt jackets in fine wools, tweeds and velvets. From classic Prince Charlie jackets and doublets to classic Haggarts, Harris & Ettrick tweed Argyle jackets and waistcoats. When it comes to Highland wear accessories our range is second to none. Our classic quality wool Scottish Glengarries, Balmorals, Tam O Shanters have been made here in Scotland since 1845 and can be adorned with one of our antique or vintage clan badges. We design wonderful new bespoke sporrans for clients and source an stunning range of pre loved vintage sporrans and silver sgian dubhs.

Labhran Kilt Style Blog

Labhran Kilt Style Blog - Our Labhran style blog will bring you a regular posts and articles with our thoughts and ideas for Scottish Gentlemen, Dandies and Rogues. Featuring our news and views on kilts, tweeds tartans and vintage - antique Highland wear finds. Enjoy the posts and check back regularly for the latest posts. Share our passion for Scottish national dress.

We hope you will be interested by our articles and thoughts and ideas on Scottish vintage Highland dress, antique sgian dubhs, vintage sporrans, Scottish keepers tweeds, vintage kilt style, regimental insignia and accoutrements . We hope you enjoy the posts and check back regularly for the latest posts.

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Cladich kilt garter flashes and their journey to the 21st Century

Cladich kilt garter flashes and their journey to the 21st Century Cladich kilt garter flashes and their journey to the 21st Century  – There had been a community of McIntyres living at Cladich on Loch Awe and weaving the distinctive garter flashes. The garters were woven on a special hand … Read More

1955 Vintage Sterling Silver Scottish Robert Allison Sgian Dubh

1955 Vintage Sterling Silver Scottish Robert Allison Sgian Dubh1955 Vintage Sterling Silver Scottish Robert Allison Sgian Dubh – Fine Scottish antique sgian dubh with celtic knot work black wood handle. Sterling silver mounts hallmarked for 1955 made by Robert Allison, Glasgow. Plain style silver mounts with a stone set top. In … Read More

1930’s Scottish Full Mask Otter Vintage Sporran

1930’s Scottish Full Mask Otter Vintage Sporran1930’s Scottish Full Mask Otter Vintage Sporran – Wonderful vintage Scottish otter fur sporran with glass eyes. Head lifts up to show pouch. In good used antique condition. Size Approx. 9.75″ = 25cm x 8″ + 19cm Scotland is a European stronghold for the … Read More

Gordon Highlanders Garter Flashes – A Short History

Gordon Highlanders Garter Flashes – A Short HistoryGordon Highlanders Garter Flashes – The loops are supposed to represent the stirrups of the Scots Greys that troops of the Gordon’s held on to at Waterloo, to speed them into the lines of the French. The story behind the regimental flashes – The 92nd … Read More

Lord Keith-Falconer Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Sporran

Lord Keith-Falconer Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish SporranLord Keith-Falconer Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Sporran – A fine 1870-1880 sporran with brass cantle. The pouch was originally covered in otter fur but it required restoration. The front has now been restored using Musquash which is the closest fur to the … Read More

Seaforth Highlanders Regimental Pattern Garter Flashes

Seaforth Highlanders Regimental Pattern Garter FlashesSeaforth Highlanders Regimental Pattern Garter Flashes – Seaforth Highlanders regimental pattern garter flashes as worn by officers and Sgts of the regiment. However, by the middle of WW1 this pattern seems to have become standard issue across the ranks, before the war the standard OR’s … Read More

Hammered Hamilton & Inches Silver Kilt Buckle

Hammered Sterling Silver Kilt BuckleHammered Sterling Silver Kilt Buckle – A fine modern classic sterling silver kilt belt buckle that can be paired with the matching kilt pin and silver sporran. Made to order by the Royal silversmith, Hamilton & Inches Edinburgh. Fully Edinburgh hallmarked and hand made to order. Our … Read More

Victorian Keith-Falconer, 9th Earl of Kintore, Lord Inverurie Jacket & Glengarry

Lord Keith Falconer – Earl of Kintore Jacket & GlengarryLord Keith Falconer Earl of Kintore, Lord Inverurie jacket and glengarry has come has come to us along with his sporran and dirk. The jacket has been a wonderful dating point for us and we have been in contact with the … Read More

Black Watch Royal Highlanders Regimental Sgian Dubhs

Black Watch Royal Highlanders Regimental Sgian DubhsBlack Watch Royal Highlanders regimental sgian dubhs – Hand made by the regimental silversmith, with the St Andrew ( wee Jimmy )  and thistle mounts and stone set with a real smoky quartz cairngorm. Hand carved black wood hilt and leather covered scabbard. The … Read More

Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Dirk

Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish DirkLord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Dirk A fine antique Scottish dirk made for the 9th Earl of Kintore circa 1874 – 1881. Wonderful carved blackwood handles and silver mounts. Algernon Hawkins Thomond Keith-Falconer, 9th Earl of Kintore, Lord Inverurie KT GCMG PC FRSE (12 August … Read More

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