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KILTS
By Hamish Bicknell
A few years ago, Hamish from West Sussex made an unusual decision. He decided to start wearing kilts and skirts instead of trousers. He's had to put up with a certain amount of ridicule, but he argues that they're the most comfortable thing a man can wear - and you don't have to be Scottish!

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Your thoughts about this video

    

Darren
Hamish, I think you should continue on wearing shorter kilts;it makes you look very young in one. I hope you continue wearing your shorter and longer kilts in public.

Carlos / Spain
Good and nice video, Hamish. I am a man, and I like too wearing skirts.

Jane
I haven't seen the video, but I have met Bernie - and the kilt is very sexy!!

Sue Cole
I have been saying this for years. Men are so stuck in their fashion ideas. Skirts are so much more comfortable than trousers and by the way guys, I think they are also a darn sight more sexy.

George
As a new convert to non-Scottish kilt wearing, I would like to congratulate Hamish on his good sense and celebrate his (and my) appreciation of practical, stylish comfort for men!

Dave W.
You tell em Hamish!

Nick
In Devon I get some funny looks wearing a Kilt, but having had Testicular Cancer I will do anything to help the remaining bits stay healthy - just a great shame that I can't wear a skirt - so much cheaper!

Micke
I wish I was as brave as You. I only wear kilt and skirt at home.

J White
I think Hamish looks quite ridiculous in his skirt. Credit to the man though for having the balls to wear one. Excuse the pun.

Mark [the Kilted Blackcountry Lad !!]
You already know me Hamish, I'm another Englishman who also wears the kilt and think it's a fabulous garment. Unfortunately, though we have free speech in our Country - it's still very socially repressed. We've all been seduced into the idea that we're living in a progressive society. If more men wore the kilt I'm sure it would have a positive effect on the male mindset.

Tim Stannard
Brilliant - nice clip Hamish. I agree - a skirt, sarong or kilt is *very* comfortable. A woman in trousers is not considered to be abnormal, so why when a bloke puts on a skirt does he become "suspect"?

Rudy Hewitt ( USA)
Thanks for doing an article on a new and emerging trend of kilt wearing. I personally find kilts quite comfortable.

Bernie McClean
I have been wearing kilts as often as possible for 10 years, on the basis that they are much healthier (decreased testicular cancer risk, higher sperm count, no funny rashes) than trousers... The majority of women appear to find a man in a kilt very sexy (or is it just me that makes the kilt look sexy.....? Nah, must be the kilt). So, well done Hamish and the BBC for a documentary that shows men how to dress just like Mother Nature intended, not to the left or to the right, but straight down the middle!

Nigel
Interesting article. I'm more of a skirts bloke myself, but good to see other men breaking one of societies most stupid rules as well.

Dick Ackerman
Absolutely wonderful clip. Hamish did a great job. As a regular skirt and kilt wearer from the USA I would like to see more of Hamish and his skirts and kilts. From personal experience I can say that they are by far the most comforable garments a man can wear.

David Shipley
Bravo, Ham!

Helen
Nothing nicer than a man in a kilt - although i am biased being Scottish. A good video on the subject.




Title:
KILTS
Contributor:
Hamish Bicknell
Length:
2.05 mins
Date:
18 Jan 2003
Source:
Video Nation Southern Counties
Country:
England - South
Location:
West Sussex
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