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How to Wrap a Great Kilt
How to Wrap a Great Kilt

Spread out the full length of the tartan.

How to Wrap a Great Kilt

Leaving an arm's length unpleated, begin making your pleats by hand & continue to an arm's length from the other end.

How to Wrap a Great Kilt - Pleats in the middle Unpleated on each end

Pleats in the middle
Unpleated on each end

How to Wrap a Great Kilt - Fold the unpleated sides in a bit to slide your belt under

Fold the unpleated sides in a bit to slide your belt under.

How to Wrap a Great Kilt

Lay down on top. Fold the right unpleated end over the front of the body, then the left. Fasten your belt & stand up.

How to Wrap a Great KiltHow to Wrap a Great Kilt

Now comes the fun & creative part. Half of the tartan will be hanging down over the belt. Just start playing with the tartan to fashion a variety of looks on the upper body.

How to Wrap a Great Kilt - Back ViewHow to Wrap a Great Kilt - Side  View How to Wrap a Great Kilt - Front ViewHow to Wrap a Great Kilt - Side View
How the Great Kilt is Worn How the Great Kilt is Worn