Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

I Love To Wear The Kilt

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

I LOVE TO WEAR THE KILT (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Harry Rhodes

1- 8 1s+2s+3s set and cross RH, set and cross back RH
9-16 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, cross LH and cast (Lady up to end between 2s facing down and Man down to end between 3s facing up)
17-24 1s change places RH and cast to 2nd place opposite sides, cross RH and cast (Man up to end between 2s facing down and Lady down to end between 3s facing up) while 2s and 3s set and cross RH
25-32 1s change places RH and cast to 2nd place own sides while 2s and 3s set to partners and cross RH, 1s turn RH twice while 2s+3s set to each other on sides and change places RH on sides

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


Dance Information

The kilt is a knee-length garment with pleats at the rear, originating in the traditional dress of men and boys in the Scottish Highlands of the 16th century.
Kilt Image
The Modern Scottish Kilt Worn With Formal Evening Wear


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