~+~+~ MacPherson Tartan ~+~+~ Red Cluny Sett. The MacPhersons were Royalists and aided the Royal Stuarts during the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745. After the 1745 Rising, Cluny MacPherson, who assisted Prince Charlie to escape, was in hiding on his own estate for nine years and a reward of £1,000 was offered for his capture. Cluny Castle was burned by Government troops, but was later rebuilt 1784.
Tartan Padronagem xadrez originária da Escócia. Lá, só as famílias nobres usavam o tartan, e os padrões diferentes tinham a função de identificar os clãs. Difundida no resto do mundo, a partir do século XIX, a padronagem se popularizou e passou a ser largamente usada, principalmente no inverno. Uma presença britânica indispensável no guarda-roupa das mulheres elegantes.