Uniting the skill of two Scottish artisans, the Tweed & Tartans of the new 1834s are woven from natural wool fibres by a family company with a 200 year history. Traditional sporran makers then cut & craft the fabric with leather to create each bag.
Fusing time-honoured craftsmanship & contemporary design, the 1834 celebrates the very best of British.
Tartan In Time
Tartan has had an illustrious connection with Scotland & the British Isles for centuries. Globally revered, this renowned fabric now has universal reach. Here's some fascinating facts to prove it:
- Elvis Presley had THREE tartans designed in his name.
- Astronaut Alan Bean, took a piece of family tartan to the moon on the 1969 Apollo 12 mission.
- As the biggest importer of Outer Hebridean Tweed, Japan has also had several tartans dedicated to it. Hello Kitty even has her very own tartan!
A National & International Treasure.