CHAMPIONS OF SCOTTISH CRAFTSMANSHIP

Raise The Standard

Traditional handmade kiltmaking. Rooted in the past. Engineered for the future. Pleated to perfection.

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Real Folk Making The Real Thing

We’re artisans not inventors, human beings not gurus. There is love, pride and craftsmanship in everything we do. And we’re here to make you a braw kilt.

In the Heart of Mid Lothian...

Our Story
  • John Muir Way Tartan

  • coastal colours
  • Celtic F.C Tartan

  • one for the bhoys
  • The GNK Family

  • Meet the people behind every stitch
  • GNK All Stars: JJ Chalmers

  • Making JJ's beautiful handmade kilt for BBC's Strictly Come Dancing
  • Edinburgh Kiltmakers Academy

  • Our kiltmakers are highly trained through our Edinburgh Kiltmakers Academy courses. Fancy learning the art of this beautiful, timeless heritage craft? Find out more...
  • Ex-Hire Sale

  • Extensive range of handmade kilts, quality jackets & waistcoats and accessories all up for grabs at fantastic prices! Send us an email with your sizes to shop or make an appointment to come in-store!

John Muir Way Tartan

coastal colours THE COLLECTION

Celtic F.C Tartan

one for the bhoys The Collection

The GNK Family

Meet the people behind every stitch GNK Family

GNK All Stars: JJ Chalmers

Making JJ's beautiful handmade kilt for BBC's Strictly Come Dancing Press

Edinburgh Kiltmakers Academy

Our kiltmakers are highly trained through our Edinburgh Kiltmakers Academy courses. Fancy learning the art of this beautiful, timeless heritage craft? Find out more... EKA

Ex-Hire Sale

Extensive range of handmade kilts, quality jackets & waistcoats and accessories all up for grabs at fantastic prices! Send us an email with your sizes to shop or make an appointment to come in-store! Get In Touch

From Your Heid To Your Taes...

We’re here to meet all your highlandwear needs. Unique and personalised, our highlandwear promises self-expression in a traditional context. The kilt may be the hero, but what a supporting cast.

THE KILTMAKERS CHRONICLE

A Tartan Tale: John Muir Way

An ode to the spectacular coastline of East Lothian...

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Meet The Makers: Kilberry Bagpipes

An intimate photo story inside the artisanal bagpipe makers behind our exclusive Kilberry Collection.

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Press: Contemporary Classics Tour

In this Contemporary Classics Tour film, Gordon talks about the importance of provenance, the preeminent role of the kiltmaker, and what integrity means to him. 

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How To Wear A Kilt

a lesson from Gordon Nicolson himself

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