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    Dark Watch

    I understand there's no need to match shirts with kilts, but I'd be interested in seeing what color shirts y'all wear with your Dark Watch kilts?

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    Here's a thread that can help with putting your look together. http://www.xmarksthescot.com/forum/s...ad.php?t=85511
    "Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.' Benjamin Franklin

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    I don't have a Dark Watch kilt, but with my Boyd Modern tartan kilt I generally wear traditional dress shirt colors (blue, white, yellow) or tattersall shirts with a light background when I'm wearing a tie. For warm weather, I have a tan shirt I like and various off-white casual shirts. For wintertime casual wear I often go with a turtleneck in navy or white.

    Pretty conservative, but I do think they look good. I don't know if this is what you were looking for, but I hope it is helpful.

    Andrew

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    What do you mean by dark watch?
    The hielan' man he wears the kilt, even when it's snowin';
    He kens na where the wind comes frae, But he kens fine where its goin'.

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    Thank you, Sir Andrew! I just wanted to see/hear other's opinion on colors. Not to say one is worse or better, just something that catches my eye... Thanks again!
    Quote Originally Posted by kingandrew View Post
    I don't have a Dark Watch kilt, but with my Boyd Modern tartan kilt I generally wear traditional dress shirt colors (blue, white, yellow) or tattersall shirts with a light background when I'm wearing a tie. For warm weather, I have a tan shirt I like and various off-white casual shirts. For wintertime casual wear I often go with a turtleneck in navy or white.

    Pretty conservative, but I do think they look good. I don't know if this is what you were looking for, but I hope it is helpful.

    Andrew

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    Quote Originally Posted by lschwartz View Post
    What do you mean by dark watch?
    From an earlier post I'd say he meant Black Watch.

    Quote Originally Posted by Randycan View Post
    So far, I have a Black Watch kilt. I hear I can pretty much wear whatever type of footwear, but I'm curious as to color. I'm sure black will be fine, but are there other colors to match?
    Thanks!
    Post #1 here: http://www.xmarksthescot.com/forum/s...11#post1367111

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    I'm sorry. I read Clive Cussler books and one is titled, "Dark Watch". Sounds a lot like Black Watch...

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    If you're looking for ideas on what would look good with Black Watch, you might want to do a search on Torquhil Ian Campbell, the Duke of Argyll. As the head of Clan Campbell he is frequently pictured wearing a kilt in the Campbell tartan, which is very similar in color and design to Black Watch. He generally looks quite stylish in a variety of situations from dressy to casual, as does his whole family. So checking out some of their pics might be a good source of inspiration.

    https://static1.squarespace.com/stat...yle-Argyll.jpg

    Enjoy!

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