Tartan-tastic

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 also known as plaid in North America, but in Scotland, a plaid is a tartan cloth slung over the shoulder, or a blanket.)

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 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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November 06, 2011

Martinisaac

For some reason the red one (second from the left) is selling a lot better than the others... do you think it's because it's more traditional?

May 02, 2011

Dvargfoto

Cool!!!

April 30, 2011

Martinisaac

Thanks y'all!

April 30, 2011

Dengqingke

Very Nice!

April 30, 2011

Defess

Very nice images! Good job!

April 30, 2011

FabioConcetta

Great images,well done!

April 29, 2011

Egomezta

Great images... Good luck

April 29, 2011

lzf

nice images

April 29, 2011

Halilin

cong:)

April 29, 2011

Nero67

Beautiful images great job!!!

April 29, 2011

Martinisaac

Thanks Mani33

April 29, 2011

Mani33

Very Nice!

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