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  1. #11
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    18th October 09
    Orange County California
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    In Victorian times it was common for Scots to wear the same jacket with the kilt that they would wear with trousers.

    Due to the fashion of jackets at that time, cut so to button near the top and sweep open in an inverted V, the sporran wasn't hidden like it is with modern Saxon jackets.

    Proud Mountaineer from the Highlands of West Virginia; son of the Revolution and Civil War; first Europeans on the Guyandotte

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  3. #12
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    The Highlands,Scotland.
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    Quote Originally Posted by OC Richard View Post
    That cover photo is a perfect example of how not to put together an outfit.

    What's above the waist is completely non-integrated with what's below the waist, almost as if the photo pieced together.
    The Cover Picture.

    Well theoretically, I cannot disagree with you. Nevertheless the gentleman's attire choices(Estate tweed I wonder?) and the like, although not all that common, would not raise an eyebrow in the rural Highlands.
    Last edited by Jock Scot; 25th August 19 at 04:09 AM.
    " Rules are for the guidance of wise men and the adherence of idle minds and minor tyrants". Field Marshal Lord Slim.

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