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Why do Men Wear Kilts?

With more and more people discovering their Irish and Scottish heritage, kilt-wearing has become a growing and modern trend. Kilts are conversation pieces, so we want to arm you with best kilt lore and functionality, lest you get deluged with awkward questions when you boldly display your tartan pride.  The Celtic Croft proudly offers authentic[…]

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What is the Difference Between a Scottish and Irish Kilt?

Scottish marching band at city parade

It is a common misconception that all kilts are created equal, but we are about to blow your mind: they really, really aren’t. The basic premise may be the same: they are all made of material, and invite more than a little curiosity about just what lies beneath. There are, however, distinct differences between a[…]

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Kilt Fashion: What is Worn Under a Kilt?


It is a question so often pondered, yet so rarely voiced, and is sure to have crossed your mind whenever you have seen someone sporting a stylish kilt.  Obviously, we are referring to wondering which clan their pattern represents. Why, what were you wondering? This (extremely logical) question aside, there is another issue which tends[…]

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Help! How Do I Wear A Kilt?

5 men in kilts

While many people are familiar with a kilt, few people outside of the British Isles know how to wear one properly. There are different kinds of kilts depending on the occasion.  At The Celtic Croft, we specialize in all things Celtic, from kilts to accessories and more. If you have never worn a kilt before,[…]

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What Is A Sporran And How Do I Wear It?

Prince Charles Sporran

Of all the questions you thought you’d ask in your life, I’m willing to bet that the definition and use of a ‘sporran’ was unlikely to be top of the list. You live your life, blissfully unaware of a vast swathe of Scottish history. That is, of course, until you need to wear one. The[…]