Tartan Weaving- All Fiber Arts
|Weaving drafts, patterns and information about Scottish tartans.|
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Drafts and Setts
Drafts, setts and .wif files for Scottish tartans.
Tartan weaving mill
The unique colors of tartans were developed by the weavers who used the natural dyes and lichens that were found in their region.
|Making A Tartan|
An excellent article explaining some of the natural dyes used in traditional tartans. One of the mordants that were used was soda ash, prepared by burning seaweed.
The House of Tartan has a database of over 2000 tartans that is indexed by the tartan name and by colors.
A Tartan Weaver
Tartans of Scotland
Scottish Tartan Museum
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