Use our database of the historic major clans and kindreds of Highland and Lowland Scotland and their 'septs' - lesser clans and surnames historically associated with them.
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Find your tartan and view swatches with our Tartan Finder. You can search for tartans by family name, clan name or colour or just browse our A-Z list.
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This entitles the user to unrestricted saves for the space of a year.
We will contact you at the expiration of this licence. If you licence expires you will no longer be able to save additional designs to your profile. Restrictions on access to saved designs may be applied after a grace period, although full access will be permitted again on renewal of the licence.
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