The Pitlochry Tartan Story
The Pitlochry Tartan was
launched in March 2010 with a fashion show featuring some of
Highland Perthshire's most promising young models. The orginal idea
came from Janet Washington of Claire Charles Designs supportrd by
Kathleen Scott as Chair of Pitlochry Community Council.
The Pitlochry Tartan uses colours that are
seen when you visit Highland Perthshire, blue, green and
purple with a white and gold strip.
Purple represents the
Heather, Green for the
Woodlands, Dark Blue the Lochs and
Light Blue the Rivers,
Gold for the Autumn
YOU TUBE - Pitlochry Tartan Story on You Tube, video clip
of Janet Washington telling the
story of why and how she designed the tartan.
(3mins 10 sec)
All about Tartan Sashes
YOU TUBE video series telling all about tartan sashes, the
traditions and protocols PLUS how to tie them in different
styles, by Janet Washington of Claire Charles Designs Tel 01796
Launch of the Pitlochry Tartan.
In March 2010 the was a tartan fashion show at the Atholl Palace
Hotel, Pitlochry - many of the images you can see in the photo
Gallery were taken by Eileen Owens of Aldclune,
On Sunday 24th October 2010, the Pitlochry
Tartan was Officially Launched by 'The Highland Fashion Fling' at Fishers Hotel in
Pitlochry. Over 200 people attended, with standing room only for
many, as they were treated to a show that really fitted this
important occassion. There are a few images taken by Kathleen
Rattray of Killiecrankie in the photo gallery of this show,
unfortunately the lighting in the room was not conducive to taking
good photos by amateurs.
The Pitlochry Tartan Highland Fashion Fling on You Tube