Tartan date: 01/01/1907
Available in: Heavy Weight and Medium Weight - Old and Rare
Registration notes: Richard Carmichael of Carmichael, 30th Chief recorded this tartan in the Lord Lyon Book LCB XLVIII on 21st September 1984. The petition to the Lord lyon was dated 2nd Nov 1982. Scottish Tartans Society notes that Carmichael of Artherstone sealed a sample of the Carmichael tartan in the Collection of the Highland Society in 1907. This is the first known appearance of the tartan. This sett is sometimes woven in slightly different proportions, most noticeably in the black and green stripes. Carmichaels are associated with the Stewarts of Appin and with the MacDougalls (MacMichaels), but all of the name, Carmichael, have the chief's approval for the wearing of the Carmichael tartan.