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11oz (Light weight)
Pure New Wool
A select range of sought-after traditional tartan patterns, plus a few of this specialist weaver's most popular designs. We have made these available due to demand for these much-loved setts in our unique authentic finish. D.C. Dalgliesh is Scotland's last authentic artisan tartan weaver, still producing only traditional tartans with a natural (kilting) selvedge. Learn more about this remarkable mill on the <a href="http://www.dcdalgliesh.co.uk">D. C. Dalgliesh</a> web site.
Ancient tartan colours are lighter in tone, as if aged by years of exposure to light, though ironically a relatively recent invention. In the 1950s weavers began to create lighter toned variants once the novelty of strongly toned 'Modern' dyestuffs was starting to ebb, and a fashion re-emerged for older-looking colours. The lighter tones often make a tartan's sett (pattern) easier to distinguish than in Modern colours.
Ready in: 3-5 days
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|WEIGHT||WIDTH||MATERIAL||AMOUNT IN STOCK|
|11oz||140cm||Pure New Wool||5.0 metres||ID: 107722|
|MATERIAL||Pure New Wool|
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