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The “breacan an fheilidh” or “feile mor.” The great kilt dates back to at least the 16th century.

Original kilt was one piece. It was not called kilt but tartan or plaid (tbv). England forbade the Scots to wear it. tbv, since 1745 ?

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Kiltmaking techniques that have evolved from authentic roots. Great Kilt wearing #1 at Gordon Nicolson Kiltmakers

Kiltmaking techniques that have evolved from authentic roots. Great Kilt wearing at Gordon Nicolson Kiltmakers

My man's garb for the wedding- How to pleat and wrap a Great Kilt - YouTube

This video is to pleat and wrap a 5 yard kilt. Some ppl say I need a full 9 yards, but I have never seen a video of a 9 yard tartan.

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R. R. McIan's 1845. The earasaid is the feminine version of the Great Kilt. There is no definitive information on the earasaid, especially in the early time periods, however, it can be deduced that the earasaid appeared about the same time as the Great Kilt in the late 16th Century.

1845 illustration from "Costumes of the Clans." The garment is described as "made of sufficient length to reach from the neck to the ankles & being nicely plaited all round, fastened at the waist with a belt & secured on the breast by a large brooch.

How to Wrap a Great Kilt- "All right," he said with resignation. "Laugh if ye must." Getting into a belted plaid wasn't the most dignified thing a man could do, given that the most efficient method was to lie down on the pleated fabric and roll like a sausage on a girdle. Jamie could do it standing up, but then, the man had had practice.

This style of kilt has to be pleated by hand each time you put it on. Essentially, it is just a length of double-width tartan. The length can vary from to 9 yards, but 6 or 7 yards is the most popular choice. The Great Kilt shown here is 7 yards.

how to make a scottish great kilt

How to Make a Scottish Great Kilt

The first thing you will need to do is get some wool tartan cloth it doesn't really matter what tartan you get seeing as it wasn't until the 18 hundreds that the.

GREAT KILT  WEARING 	THE GREAT KILT

GREAT KILT WEARING THE GREAT KILT

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