About Crimson Kilts
Lesley Thornton is an artisan, bespoke kiltmaker with over two decades of experience in her trade. Every kilt Lesley makes is unique, crafted to perfectly fit the individual wearer and made to last a lifetime. Building on a diverse career, always making and working with textiles, Lesley continues to add to the knowledge, experience and skill she's practised over the past twenty four years. She exemplifies the traditional qualities and techniques of Scottish kiltmaking, while creating a garment perfectly suited for contemporary wear.
Open to the Public?
Yes, by appointment only
An Heirloom Reborn
The transformation of a sixty year old kilt now ready to continue its story in the family with the next generation. The original kilt was completely deconstructed then remade to fit the new wearer. Truly an heirloom kilt.