February 19, 2012

Tartan

tartan |ˈtärtn|nouna woolen cloth woven in one of several patterns of plaid, esp. of a design associated with a particular Scottish clan.adjectiveused allusively in reference to Scotland or the Scots.ORIGIN late 15th cent. (originally Scots): perhaps from Old French tertaine, denoting a kind of cloth; compare with tartarin, a rich fabric formerly imported from the east through Tartary.Moschino C&C tartan collections:







Louis Vuitton tartans:


 Tartan fabrics from Marc by Marc Jacobs:





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