Scottish Highland Dress – Similar to Black Tie??

The Scottish Highland Dress is often worn to formal occasions in the place of the traditional black tie outfit.

It consists of a black barathea jacket with silver buttons and a matching or tartan waistcoat. The traditional kilt with a white shirt and shirt studs, French or barrel cuffs and a turn-down classic collar.  Also a black bow tie or white lace jabot are needed. Evening dress brogues and full dress kilt hose are worn with silk flashes or garter ties. A dress sporran with a silver chain and a black, silver mounted sgian dubh with the option of wearing a dirk. Continue reading “Scottish Highland Dress – Similar to Black Tie??”