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The Tartan Wars - Do stripes, checks, and other patterns make you dizzy? 


What really is the difference between plaid and a tartan?


Nothing much, if you go by the ideas of illustrators for Scottish-themed Romantic Fiction.    


However, for those more discerning who want the exact definitions, here's the roundup of various patterns that you might come across.  Don't be fooled!


Click on the pictures for more detail if any.

Officially registered tartan graphics on this site courtesy of The Scottish Tartans Authority.  Other tartans from talented tartan artists may also be featured.

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