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So you"re going to wear the kilt!

by J.Charles Thompson

  • 44 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Lang Syne Publishers in Glasgow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • Scotland,
  • Art

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Paginationvii, 120p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8972949M
    ISBN 10185217126X
    ISBN 109781852171261
    OCLC/WorldCa24953406

    If you’re thinking of wearing your first kilt (or already own one, and want to learn more) how daunting it can feel. But don’t give up. You’ll be so glad you did. Few things you ever own will give you more pleasure than an authentic kilt, whether for formal wear or Size: 1MB. Very proper, ie what shirt to wear with what jacket, what tie to wear with what shirt, etc etc. Think of it like the rules around wearing a sports coat vs a suit vs a tux in the day or evening. I am new to kilt wearing but only on a casual basis (walking the dog etc) and wanted some general information so /5(4).

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So you"re going to wear the kilt! by J.Charles Thompson Download PDF EPUB FB2

I thought this book would be helpful. The book is dry, and focuses more on the history of kilts and tartans, and gives you a very strict guide (almost military precision)of how things should be worn. I am not really concerned that my kilt pin might be an inch or so off from where it should precisely be/5(72).

An excellent book about wearing a kilt and the associated accessories. Do not expect an in depth discussion of tartan itself (though there is some).

This is really about how to wear the kilt itself as well as associated accessories depending on the level of formality.4/5. So You're Going to Wear the Kilt: Revised 3rd Edition Paperback – January 1, by J.

Charles Thompson (Author)5/5(1). So You're Going to Wear the Kilt. - All You Want to Know about Tartan Dress by s Thompson () on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. So You're Going to Wear the Kilt.

- All You Want to Know about Tartan Dress by s Thompson ()/5(81). For many the wearing of the kilt is full of surprises and confusing issues. This book plainly gives insight as to the appropriate use of the kilt. There is also information on accessories that one may or may not decide to use.

Things you may find in this book include. The difference between a lady's and a man's kilt (Very important)/5(13). The Hardcover of the So You're Going to Wear the Kilt: A Guide to Wearing Scottish National Dress by J. Charles Thompson at Barnes & Noble.

FREE. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Books Format: Hardcover. So You’re Going to Wear the Kilt is interesting, detailed, and informative.

Author J Charles Thompson’s discussion of how the kilt and accessories are to be worn. Author J Charles Thompson’s discussion of how the kilt and accessories are to be : $ Contemporary kilts generally don't come in tartan designs and have pockets all over the place, something not found on a classic Scottish or Irish kilt.

But, if you are going to be historically correct, this book is an excellent guide to keep you on the right track and keep those of the classic tradition from chewing you out for wearing the attire incorrectly/5. Book: So Youre Going To Wear The Kilt This somewhat outdated but still readable and handy booklet on Scottish attire provides a compact guide not only for those starting to wear Scottish dress, but also for those who may have been wearing the kilt for some time.

Do not waste your money on this book. If the author think that this is how we (the real Scots) wear a kilt in Scotland then he off his head.

This is a book if you want to appear in a pantomine. Might have had some relevance in Queen victoria's day but not now/5(76). READ BOOK So You re Going to Wear the Kilt!: All You Want to Know About Tartan Dress FULL ONLINE. The Paperback of the So Youre Going to Wear the Kilt by Charles J.

Thompson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. "So You're Going To Wear The Kilt" book, All you ever wanted to know about Scottish Highland Dress.

/images/Wearing%20the%20Kilt% Click To Enlarge. So You're Going to Wear the Kilt - Book is pages of everything you need to know in order to wear Scotland's national outfit correctly. From which tartan to select, color schemes, jackets, vests, shirts & ties, sporrans, plaids, footwear,garters, rosettes, jewelry or weapons.

This book has it all. Not in "So you're going to wear the Kilt". This book is great. It is written in layman's terms and lays out the basics with a little history and recommendations.

The first step for anyone considering getting a Kilt should be to get a copy of this book. This little book is a gem of information for those just getting into the wear and display of kilts andFile Size: KB. Pocket booklet - "So You're Going to Wear the Kilt" by J.

Charles Thompson in English only This readable and handy booklet on Scottish attire provides a compact guide not only for those starting to wear Scottish dress, but also for those who may have been wearing the kilt for some time.

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This readable and handy booklet on Scottish attire provides a compact guide not only for those starting to wear Scottish dress, but also for those who may have been wearing the kilt for some time. For those who are interested in the "proper" way to wear highland dress, this book should become your “go-to” bible.

It gives short and well explained chapters on just about every aspect of traditional dress and has a little more besides. The author is straightforward in describing things and does so in a matter that is quite enjoyable.

He is careful to distinguish between his personal. Buy So You're Going to Wear the Kilt by J Charles Thompson online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $.

It is 58 A4 pages long and covers all things that you will want to know. It's free and it is easy to read. It gives, I think, a balanced view of kilt wearing in its many forms. "So You're Going to Wear the Kilt!

- All You Want to Know about Tartan Dress" is a good book. But as others will tell you, there are problems with it.It is not a “costume,” but attire, and it’s important to remember this. As the late J.C. Thompson said in his wonderful book “So, You’re Going To Wear the Kilt?”: “ The kilt is perfectly normal dress for any man of Scottish ancestry or connections, and anyone who feels differently is simply displaying their ignorance.”.So You're Going To Wear The Kilt!

"A readable and handy book on Scottish attire not only for those starting to wear Scottish dress, but also for those who may have been wearing the kilt for some time." * From the Foreword by Andrew MacThomas of Finegand So You're Going To Wear The Kilt!