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A basic schedule for Burns Night

It’s here! it seems like we have been waiting  well, a whole year really, but Burns’ Night is finally upon us! Dust off your Prince Charlie and strap on your brogues, it’s time to head out for a right good Scottish knees up! It’s all very well for us here at ScotlandShop.com – seasoned supperers that […]

Haggis Hunt: the Hunter’s Lot

Haggis Hunt This, I am sad to say is the last video in the current series of Haggis Hunt videos, our restoration department claims that the technology to repair the rest of the video tapes does not yet exist. There is still a great deal of tape left over from what Auryn found so, hopefully […]

Competition Time at Your Wedding Exhibition in Aberdeen

On 21st and 22nd January we head north to share the tartan love at Your Wedding Exhibition in Aberdeen. Described as “Simply the biggest wedding show in the north east of Scotland” there are over 200 exhibitors offering everything in the A-Z of wedding must-haves and two fabulous fashion shows each day. Newly engaged and […]

Haggis Hunt: A Lesson Learned

Haggis Hunt Let’s be honest for a moment here, the two boys in our videos haven’t been the most successful hunters, in fact, they have been fairly inept thus far. I don’t wish to be mean about two young lads but, as the films are rather old, I’m sure they are well into their fifties […]

Haggis Hunt: Hazards of Haggis Hunting

Haggis Hunt Boy am I glad that I included our lawyer’s warning at the end of that last post! Without it I would feel a little uncomfortable about posting the latest video in the series. In the last two videos we have seen how to identify the Lowland Haggis’ habitat as well as how to […]

Haggis Hunt: Call of the Haggis

Haggis Hunt What a lucky find that was, eh? That last video was amazing, wasn’t it? Not only did it confirm the existence of the Lowland Haggis, it gave us all some pointers on how to locate them. So, next time you visit the Lammermuir hills – and you definitely should, they are absolutely stunning […]

Burns Night Style Guide – One for the Ladies

Christmas is over and we have fully recovered from the festivities of Hogmanay but the partying doesn’t stop there! It’s time to think about Burns night on the 25th January. Haggis at the ready but not sure what to wear? Here’s a handy style guide to give you some ideas and inspiration to tartan-up the […]

Haggis Hunt: Identifying the Lowland Haggis’ Habitat

Haggis Hunt We mentioned last week that our long suffering Auryn had stumbled across some old video tapes in the ScotlandShop attic, seemingly episodes of an old documentary series detailing haggis hunting in the Lammermuir Hills. Well, it is my great pleasure to announce that the first video has been restored and returned to us […]

3 Ways to Tie a Scarf – The Waterfall Knot

Our final Scarf Knot is the waterfall knot. This knot is simple and looks fantastic on bigger scarves. We have chosen my favourite scarf to show off how to tie this knot, the Brushed Wool Oversize Scarf in Stewart Camel Weathered.   Step 1: Choose your scarf – the bigger the better Wind the scarf around your […]

Are Lowland Haggis Real? Find Out Here

Breaking News Haggis Video Discovered at ScotlandShop HQ There is some big news at ScotlandShop.com. The other day, while clearing out the attic, our much loved colleague Auryn stumbled across some video tapes. Don’t get too excited now, they aren’t anything salacious but they certainly are curious. The videos seem to be in the form […]