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

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

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

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

Scottish Edward VIII Style Tweed Crail Kilt Jacket

Scottish Edward VIII Style Tweed Crail Kilt JacketScottish Edward VIII Style Tweed Crail Kilt Jacket – plain cuff – jetted pockets – leather covered buttons Made to order In 100% pure wool in Glenlyon 775gm, Kirkton 16oz and Ettrick 21oz keepers tweed cloths Matching waistcoat also available as an extra. We specialise … Read More

Balmoral Highlanders Photo Archive

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Balmoral Highlanders Photo ArchiveBalmoral Highlanders uniform and accoutrements The Balmoral Highlanders were originally Queen Victoria’s staff on the Balmoral estate and the uniform consisted of just a jacket and Royal Stewart tartan kilt. The Queens piper wore the Balmoral tartan. Edward the VII decided to develop the uniform and commissioned … Read More

1914-18 WW1 Black Watch Brass Belt Buckle

1914-18 WW1 Black Watch Brass Belt Buckle1914-18 WW1 Black Watch Brass Belt Buckle – Non issue pattern brass – bronze belt buckle, possible local made for a regimental piper due to supply issues. Heavy weight bronze base plate over laid with the regimental badge. Stamped with a number 1008 on the … Read More

Antique & Vintage Sgian Dubhs Archive

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Antique & Vintage Sgian Dubhs ArchiveAntique & Vintage Sgian Dubhs Archive – We have a passion for fine antique and collectible sgian dubh’s and Highland dirks. We source antique Jacobite styles of the 18th century, high Victorian styles and regimental patterns of WW1 – WW2. Our sgian dubhs and dirks have … Read More

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