Outlander - Inspiring Our Obsession with Tartan
Recently, we've become enthralled with the series, Outlander. Watch the first episode and you'll understand why. Seeing the array of stylish and beautiful tartan in the show's wardrobe got us thinking, is there a difference between tartan and plaid? In short, yes. Designer, Scot Meacham Wood provides a solid macro analysis for you. Still a wee bit confused - it's OK; just take our word for it that they are different. If you want to get your hands on authentic tartan, but don't have time to fly over to Scotland, have no fear. Lochcarron ships worldwide. With a history dating back to 1892, they know a thing or two about Scottish textiles.
Picture Credit: Alexander McQueen coat in Black Watch Tartan, FW2012; Edited from Vogue.