Aw fur coat an nae knickers – poster

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What’s yer fauvrit Scots saying?

Is your favourite Scots saying one you've kent since you were a bairn, or one you've just discovered and love? Whatever is the case, the Scots Sayings collection has plenty to choose from.

More about this saying

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

The artwork

This colourful drawing has its origins in mid-century illustration and pop art styles. It’s a gallus way to celebrate the power and spirit o the language.

The Scots Leid

The Scots language, or ‘leid’ in Scots, 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 the vivid sayings that bring it to life.


Product details
  • Paper size A3, 420x297mm
  • 350gsm smooth white board
  • Digitally printed in Scotland