Aw fur coat an nae knickers
The Scots language has a long and colourful history, that stretches back well over a thousand years. Part of its colour isn't just the glorious words, but also the unique sayings. Celebrate the power and spirit of the language with this handsome vintage-style poster, drawn by Stewart Bremner.
Translated to English: all fur coat and no underpants
Meaning: the object of this comment appears classy bus is in fact not
Usage: what the downtrodden Glaswegians like to say about the hoighty toighty Edinburghers
- A3 – 350gsm smooth white board
- A2/A1 – 300 gsm pH neutral conservation paper with archival inks
- Digitally printed in Scotland