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Piper's Plaids

Compliment your kilt with a matching piper's plaid! A piper's plaid is not just for pipers. It can also be worn for very formal occasions. Wear it with a Prince Charlie or other formal attire. Made from a full width of tartan, 3 1/2 yards long! One end of the plaid is pleated and stitched, and is usually worn across the body. It also looks excellent folded and brooched on the shoulder as our friend Ronald is pictured wearing it here. Keep in mind that the word plaid comes from the Gaelic for "blanket." The original plaid was simply a large blanket worn bundled or wrapped around...