Tartan Fabric

Tartan Fabric

Tartan is a pattern consisting of criss-crossed horizontal and vertical bands in multiple colours. Tartans originated in woven wool, but now they are made in many other materials. Tartan is particularly associated with Scotland.   Scottish kilts almost always have tartan patterns. Tartan is often called plaid in North America, but in Scotland, a plaid is a tartan cloth slung over the shoulder as a kilt accessory, or a plain ordinary blanket such as one would have on a bed

​Tartan is made with alternating bands of coloured (pre-dyed) threads woven as both warp and weft at right angles to each other. The weft is woven in a simple twill, two over — two under the warp, advancing one thread at each pass. This forms visible diagonal lines where different colours cross, which give the appearance of new colours blended from the original ones. The resulting blocks of colour repeat vertically and horizontally in a distinctive pattern of squares and lines known as a sett

 

 

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Tartan Fabric 13oz 100% Pure Wool Ref 19/003
13oz Mediumweight Tartan Fabric Priced by the metre 100% Pure Wool Woven by Lochcarron of Scoltand in Selkirk Fabric width - 140cm If more than one metre is ordered your fabric will be supplied in one continuous length. Made from pure wool worsted this is extremely hard wearing and durable.   Perfect for Kilts, Trews, Upholstery and Furnishings *** Please note - cut cloth is non-returnabl..
£44.95
Tartan Fabric 13oz 100% Pure Wool Ref 19/004
13oz Mediumweight Tartan Fabric Priced by the metre 100% Pure Wool Woven by Lochcarron of Scoltand in Selkirk Fabric width - 140cm If more than one metre is ordered your fabric will be supplied in one continuous length. Made from pure wool worsted this is extremely hard wearing and durable.   Perfect for Kilts, Trews, Upholstery and Furnishings *** Please note - cut cloth is non-returnabl..
£44.95