A plaid is a woven fabric which utilizes different colored yarns that cross over each other in order to create the blocky, linear pattern we all know. “Tartan” however, refers to very specific types of Scottish plaids (differentiated by certain colors and patterns) that are imbued with meaning and history.

Today, we are featuring the iconic Red Tartan, a staple plaid in every winter wardrobe that mixes navy, red, and yellow colors.