Scots Sayings – 2022 tartan calendar
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.
What's in the calendar?
January: Lang may yer lum reek
February: Keep the heid
March: Haud yer wheesht
April: Gaun yersel
May: Awa an bile yer heid
June: We're a Jock Tamson's bairns
July: Gie it laldy
August: Whit's fur ye'll no go by ye
September: Yer bum's oot the windae
October: Ah dinnae ken
November: Mibbes aye, mibbes naw
December: It's a braw, bricht moonlicht nicht the nicht
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.
- 12 pages
- full colour throughout
- measures 420x154mm
- includes English translations & meanings
- printed in Scotland on FSC® Mixed Sources paper
Don't forget to order an envelope, if you want to post a calendar as a gift.