How to Make a Kilt? Complete Guide-line of Making a Kilt.

How to make a kilt?

Before make a new kilt, you need some fundamental things to build for a new kilt.

Here we go to teach you how to make a kilt with proper accurate measurements.

Let’s begin to start to make a new kilt for men.

Things You Need

  • Cloth
  • Tailor Measurement Tape
  • Scissor
  • Pins
  • Iron
  • Professional Tailor

Kilt Making Procedure

Length should be from Belly button to Kneecap with the help of fabric measurement tape.

Now make sure to take a Wide and big range of table for kilt cloth cutting on the table.

Cutting the Fabric cloth as shown off to the video which is properly mention below.

Pleated the kilt fold up approximately 6 inches drag and moving ahead again six inches.

After that kilt pleated design, you must need to iron on it and insert a pin for sewing Properly.


The casual kilt will require approximately 4.5 to 6 metres (5 to 6.5 yards) of cloth, depending on your size. The cloth normally comes in double width (D.W.) size, approximately 138 cms. (54 inches) wide. This will allow two kilts to be made from the one length of cloth.Wool or wool/worsted is best, with polyester/wool as a good alternative. You can also use fabrics such as polyester/viscose at approximately 70% polyester to 30% viscose mix. In fact, any cloth that can hold it`s pressed pleats while allowing everyday creases to drop out, could be used. Test first, if not sure. Wool and wool/worsted cloths are usually twill weave, however, man made fabrics may hang better if they are tightly woven plain weaves. Judge for yourself.The weight of the cloth should be anywhere from 12oz. to 16oz. per metre/yard, depending on how heavy you want your kilt to be. Use winter suit weight, if not sure. Hold a sample up to daylight. If too much light is showing, it`s not suitable. The kilt should cost no more than a decent pair of jeans – and considerably less if “remnant” or “off-cut” cloth is used.


“The purpose of to make it easier to sewing and design you’r kilt magnificently and elegant and getting a full command to build a new looking kilt.we brings you a fairly simple way to shape the kilt.”

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