Scottish Clans

Clan Crests, Tartan & Scottish Ancestry

Ancestral Bears - pick a tartan

Made by ScotClans

Hello my name is Fergus, I am a limited edition bear as unique as you. My outfit will be custom made with your family tartan so I can become part of your Clan.
I am heavily weighted with beans (it's not all cake).  

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We are currently clearing out our stock cupboard.  Please come and take a look, we have lots of Clan and Tartan bargains:  Go to Spring Sale >>

Largest Clan Resource Online

At ScotClans we have gathered a massive amount of Clan and Scottish Family information to help you discover your Scottish Heritage.  You just have to travel around Scotland to see endless clues to our history, castles, graveyards tell tales, some obvious, some hidden only being revealed as layers are pulled back.  We  have put together over 350 Clan & Family areas where we have maps, galleries and have gathered stories and news.  Go to your Clan area >>

ScotClans is the Official Supplier of Outlander Products

 We are privileged to only online UK retailer selling the official Outlander products.
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Tartan Ties

This gents tartan tie has been a top seller for many years. The great range of tartans makes it popular with clan gatherings and tie collectors alike. Made with 100% pure new wool.  Wear your tartan proudly.  
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Your Scottish Roots

Need help tracing your Scottish Ancestry? We've been building up resources to help.  From understanding coats of arms to finding out about DNA testing.
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Energising the Clans

From running workshops on Clans and Social Media in the USA to Clan Information stalls at Highland Games.  We're committed to energising the clans.  Find out what we've been up to >>
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Buy Scottish

We have gathered the largest range of Clan Crest products available from Scotland.  A lot of these are made in house at our office in Edinburgh.
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Visit your homeland

We spend every free moment travelling around Scotland, gathering stories, taking photos. Take a look at Scotland's Story >>Scotlands Story

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Scottish Clan Shops

At ScotClans we have by far the largest range of Clan merchandise. Hundreds of products in your Clan/Family Crest and tartan.
The best Scotland has to offer.

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Scottish Clans Kindle Book

Our kindle book has over 300 Clans & families. Discover the events that have shaped your Clan and hear about the people who form part of your Scottish ancestry.

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Latest Scottish Clans Blogs from ‘Bletherskite’

At ScotClans we collect Scottish stories, often about Scottish Clans. Whether they are from the mists of Scotland’s past to recent news from the Scottish diaspora. Read our blogs here.

Portrait of Alasdair Ruadh MacDonnell of Glengarry

A brief history of tartan in Scotland

Tartan is one of the most distinctive and recognisable textile in the western world and Scotland has become one with it. The earliest reports we see about tartan come from the Roman writers Virgil and Tacitus who wrote that the picts/celts were wearing striped, sometimes across, cloaks, shiny and bright. Tacitus also says they were redheads with painted bodies (can I say, just like yours truly ;-)) The first actual ...
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A History of Scottish Highland Dancing

The origins of Highland dancing like most of our Scottish traditions are swathed in the mists of time. Our proud history and traditions were orally told and passed through the generations. It is said that the old kings and clan chiefs would hold Highland games as a means to select the best men at arms to be at their disposal. The Highland dances demonstrated their strength, stamina and agility. The ...
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What’s Really under the kilt

When you make the decision to purchase your very own kilt or give one as a present, it is something that has been thought about and maybe even been saved up for. Buying a kilt is can be a special occasion for a lot of people. It is traditionally made to measure, can be in your own family tartan, and is a completely hand sewn garment that will last a ...
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