Christmas Greeting

Dear Friends, Customers and kilt aficionado’s , Since 1996 our family business has gone through many changes, both planned and well maybe not so planned....

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Ghillie Brogues Cont’d

Over the years I have been hot and cold about ghille brogue shoes. Some companies offer a shoe that is nothing more than a novelty and an a front to those...

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Ghliie Brogues

The Ghillie Brogue is the standard shoe to be worn with the kilt. I do not always follow the rules. The real problem I have had with ghillie brogues is...

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Blended Whiskey Grant’s

Well on our last trip to the Pleasanton San Francisco Highland Games, for us in Oregon California offers an opportunity to purchase hard liqueur without...

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Highland Park Single Malt

My last try at a single malt is the Highland Park label. Highland Park 12 year old is certainly on the smokey side of Glenlivet or Glenfiddich. The color...

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Tweeds are back in Highland Jackets

Tweeds, a return to traditional men’s clothing. When it comes to kilts a tweed jacket precedes everything else that the industry currently offers....

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The Kristmas Customer

Why is it that a guy can remember the name of the tight end for the Green Bay Packers that scored the winning touchdown in the 2003 Super bowl, but can’t...

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Kilt Hose Wash and Worn

I have worn our premium kilt hose, our Piper hose, and the new high end Cheviot Hose.  I will try to cover all three separately. Below is an older post...

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Cheviot Hose Update

Most of you are not going to wear your kilt as often as I do. That’s where my experience helps you, so you don’t have the awkward experience...

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Kilt Flashes and Garters

For those of you new to kilts or have not been around proper Scottish attire, the term flashes needs an explanation. We use the word Flashes as the term...

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