The Secret Life of Tartan with Vixy Rae

Join fashion designer and tailor Vixy Rae to go behind the scenes, and beyond the kilt, to hear stories and fascinating anecdotes on Scotland’s most famous fabric, tartan!

The Secret Life of Tartan with Vixy Rae

About The Secret Life of Tartan with Vixy Rae

Join fashion designer and tailor Vixy Rae to go behind the scenes, and beyond the kilt, to stitch together never-before-heard stories and fascinating anecdotes on Scotland’s most famous fabric, tartan.

Celebrating the launch of her new book The Secret Life of Tartan: How a Cloth Shaped a Nation, Vixy explores how tartan transcends boundaries through colour and craft, texture and cloth, and sustainability from the handing down of kilts to the lost art of vegetable-dyeing yarn.

From the shortbread tin to the catwalk, regal palaces to highland bothies, The Secret Life of Tartan showcases tartan’s dramatic diversity and outstanding heritage.

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