About Acme Atelier
Andrea Chappell is a bespoke, contemporary kiltmaker, creating modern kilts using traditional techniques, bespoke textiles, vintage fabrics, historic tartans and classic tweeds. Andrea focuses on the resourceful use and re-use of materials, combining the craft skills of kiltmaking with those of printmaking, on a small, sustainable scale, to create modern family heirlooms, handmade in Scotland.
Botanically printed lining
Traditional tweed box pleated kilt, handstitched to the traditional design but with buttons in place of buckles. The inside is handprinted with the botanical plants that originally would have dyed the wool used in weaving the tweed itself.