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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.

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Acme Atelier
The Presbytery
High Street
IV36 1BU

The flat back kilt

This modern denim kilt is traditionally handstitched but forms a contemporary design, with a flat back apron to mirror the front and two deep inset box pleats at each hip, inset with African strip cloth with historic Kinguissie style pleating at each side.