Kilt Tease

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Planning an Outlander party to swoon with other fans? ​

Guid gear comes in sma' bulk!

Good things come in small packages and your wee library card connects you to the World. Checkout the following resources to create a party worthy of the Scottish Highlands, even if you haven't read all eight books in the series!

  • Brush up on your ​​Scottish Gaelic with Mango
  • Visit Starz's Outlander Community page for party-game-worthy quizzes
  • Learn about the history and culture of Scotland with Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Create a party favor of other epic tales with Novelist
  • Review current affairs like Scotland's upcoming vote in September to break from England or explore Scotland's archeological treasure - all with magazines in Zinio
  • Set the mood with bagpipe music from Smithsonian Global Sound
  • Share your kilt pics and other memories with us on social media

Don't have a library card? Check out how to get one now! Have questions? Visit a convenient branch location (we always like to see you) or ASK US! by phone, chat or email!

G'un robh math agad!

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Should you find yourself trapped in 18th century Scotland, absolutely needing to weave an emergency tartan (something I lie awake worrying about / hoping for), here's a great online source:

http://www.cs.arizona.edu/patterns/weaving/monographs/bme_tart.pdf

I'm practicing just so I'll be ready ...

Beautiful! I am also a fan of the older feileadh mòr. I can't forget the women's costumes and was not sure if the corsets seen at different fairs were authentic. Checkout this site http://ow.ly/An0zj which gives some guidance on replicating an authentic outfit.

What a terrific site! I must have pampooties!

So many resources! So many options! Thanks for the great blog post Laurie!

'S e ur beatha! Look forward to your kilt pics.

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