The Fabric of Time
From Walter Scott to Ben Affleck, tweed has long been the hallmark of sartorial sophistication. In an extract from their new book, Caroline Young and Ann Martin explore how the classic Scottish fabric has been adapted through the centuries of fashion. This fresh new book, Tartan + Tweed captures the story of this iconic cloth from the start of the 19th Century to the present day. Brands today, such as Elizabeth Martin Tweed, Maggie Mowbray Millinery, Stewart Christie & Co, Totty Rocks , Judy Clark and Walker Slater have their own modern day interpretation of Tweed & Tartan design. Eva Arrighi, ,Fashion Stylist and Editor, Sundayheraldlife, has taken some beautiful shots to feature in the magazine today.