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  • Mr James Millar. Mrs Ginny Millar.

    My cousin James has loved Ginny since I could remember, both very creative people in an otherwise boring world.

    In Scottish tradition, the male gifts his families tartan to his partner, his loved, his soulmate. It is a symbol, beautifully simple, that two lovers are now joined together.

    Acceptance signifies that she is now a fully-fledged member of the Clan, one of the family, both joined in matrimony.

    So when James and Ginny got married I didn't give them a kettle, a tea set, or any other useless items - after six years living together they surely have everything!

    Instead I gave James the two tartan scarves as a gift, suggesting what he could potentially do with the spare scarf... After all, it certainly wasn't for me to give my tartan to Ginny!
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