Our CANONGATE SALES STORE is currently CLOSED for refurbishment from SUNDAY 4th FEBRUARY 2024 for approximately 6 weeks. Our Sales Team have RELOCATED to our HIRE STORE 19-21 St Marys Street to continue business as usual, during this time. ALL COLLECTIONS including Made-to-Measure Orders MUST be arranged by PRIOR APPOINTMENT ONLY to avoid disappointment. Thank you for your co-operation.

The Kiltmakers Chronicle

  • Summer Edmond: Horse Riding and Tartan

    This year GNKfamily had the honour of sponsoring a very talented young British Showjumper!Louise and Eve Nicolson have a firm fondness for hor...
  • Kiltmakers Story: Helen's 100th Kilt

    Helen, our in house kiltmaker, EKA tutor and famously if you’ve ever popped in “the Irish one”, recently reached a fantastic landmark mome...
  • Tartan - The Royal Connection

    The British Royals association with tartan is incredibly long and very iconic. This week, we have felt inspired to look back on the Roya...
  • The King's Jaunt: The Visit of George IV

    The King's Kilted Jaunt and its Everlasting Impact. The visit of George IV in 1822 will forever be a turning point in the story of kilts ...
  • Timeless Tweed - The Lovat Charcoal Tweed Jacket and Waistcoat

    Raising the GNK standard through the development of our exclusive Lovat Charcoal Tweeds
  • The kilberry Sgian Dubh

    Our Kilberry Sgian Dubh's are a very special part of our handpicked highlandwear collection.Hand turned by the talented craftsmen of Kilberry ...
  • Editorial: The Platinum Jubilee Edit

    Learn more about the connection between the Royal Family and kilts, in honour of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.
  • GNK: Time for Reflection

    In a post Covid world full of uncertainty, let's take a moment to reflect and look at what keeps the GNKfamily moving forward no matter what - ...
  • The Nursing Tartan - One Year On

    Celebrating the first fantastic year of The Nursing Tartan on, none other than, International Nurses Day. In 2020 we were approached by ...
  • A Tartan Tale: Xbox

    The concept -  to reconfigure the iconic Xbox Controller with an emblematic Scottish identity reflecting the universal appeal of the progressive Xbox brand throughout the global community. 
  • The Kiltmaker and The Prince of Wales

    An unforgettable moment for the GNK Family occurred in March 2022.
    Our very own EKA graduate turned Kiltmaker, now Marketing & Media Assistant, Emma Wilkinson was honoured to have the opportunity to meet HRH The Prince of Wales at St James Palace in London.
  • Trews: Traditionally Contemporary

    Trews have been a staple of the highlandwear wardrobe for a very long time - even thought to outdate the kilt. As we lead highlandwear trends f...