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.
The colour block kilt
A traditionally handstitched kilt fully pleated in worsted wool of three clashing colours with bespoke leatherwork forming an extended set of belt buckle straps with embroidered decoration.