Women’s World Cup stars get kick out of Har­ris Tweed jack­ets

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THE Scot­land women’s foot­ball team will fly the flag for a world-fa­mous Scot­tish fab­ric as well as the na­tion when they jet off to this Sum­mer’s World Cup.

Glas­gow tai­lor Walker Slater will sup­ply the squad with jack­ets in world-fa­mous Har­ris Tweed for the trip to France in June.

All play­ers will be gifted an Iona jacket de­signed by Har­ris Tweed He­brides, com­bin­ing the dark blue of the Scot­land jersey with the sky blue from the Saltire.

The an­nounce­ment sees Walker Slater con­tinue its role as an of­fi­cial li­censee of the Scot­tish FA.

Chris Rawl­ings, Scot­tish FA com­mer­cial di­rec­tor, said: “Hav­ing com­pa­nies with such a strong Scot­tish her­itage as Walker Slater and Har­ris Tweed He­brides sup­port­ing the Scot­land Women’s Na­tional Team as they get ready for the World Cup is a mas­sive com­pli­ment.

“The suc­cess of the team has been amaz­ing and to see them depart fully kit­ted out in the of­fi­cial Scot­land Na­tional Team Har­ris Tweed will be a proud mo­ment for them.”

Paul Walker, di­rec­tor of Walker Slater, said: “Walker Slater are de­lighted to have de­signed and tai­lored the jack­ets for the Scot­land Women’s Na­tional Team in the of­fi­cial Scot­land Na­tional Team Har­ris Tweed for the World Cup.”

Show­ing off the jack­ets

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