Archive for December 5th, 2014


It’s a fairly well known fact that there are two things that we love here at Buffalo Dandy: Harris Tweed and Whiskey. Well the some mad scientists over at Heriot Watt University’s School of Textiles & Design worked with Harris Tweed Hebrides to produce a “smart fabric” which carries the scent of Aqua Alba, which apparently is designed to replicate the scent of Johnnie Walker Black. The tweed carries aromas of rich malt, golden vanilla, red fruit and dark chocolate tones and will withstand multiple dry cleanings.

A range of products utilizing the whisky-scented fabric will be unveiled in Berlin before being marketed across the rest of Europe and (hopefully) the States. My god, the idea of making a whiskey-smelling Harris Tweed tie has me more excited that words can express…

Pierre Guillemin Photography


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