We invite you to be part of the inaugural Wearable Arts Awards to be held as part of Teviot Valley Tartan Time, formerly Scottish Week. We are celebrating tartan as a vehicle to express our Scottish heritage and inspire innovative design. Your creation will be showcased as part of a Wearable Tartan Show.
Registrations of interest by 30 April 2014 to Teresa Bennetts,
phone 03 4468158
Official entries close 31st July 2014
Pre-judging Sun 24th August 2014
Rehearsals Sun 7th Sept 2014
Details will be notified by email
1. Lads and Lassies (up to yr8)
The hobgoblins have come in the night, and spirited away your special fashion items………..Can you re-create a stylish accessory? A hat, a scarf, handbag or some such extra……
2. Business Houses
What does your business use regularly (packaging, equipment, materials) that could be transformed into a wearable garment with a splash of tartan? Reuse or recycle to create a wearable garment.
3. Sport and Recreation
We all know about Scottish rugby, curling, and the famous St Andrews Golf Course. As a team or individual, design new attire for your sporting pursuit.
4. Canny Celtic Kiwi Creation
Dream the dreams, imagine the impossible, flick out the flair, send sensible into the stratosphere, let outrageous be the key. Anything goes…..
5. Sporran Design
This is traditionally a leather or fur pouch worn at the front of a kilt, and it performs the same function as a pocket. Go wild in design heaven.