Women

Robert Burns famously loved the lassies… but who were the women who he womanized? Many of them were fascinating in their own right and have their own amazing stories tell. He also had many female friends, acquaintances and family members who he was very close to and fond of. In the 18th century, life was very different from women in Scotland, and the fashion, traditions and tasks and jobs of women reflect this.

Read the following blogs to find out more:

Four Women Who Inspired Burns

Burns and his Wumin

The descendent of the immortal Wallace

An Insight into ‘Ae Fond Kiss’

Burns’s Love Story

Wardrobe Secrets: 6 Facts about 18th Century Female Fashion

What Does Your Cup Say About You?

A Short Snippet on a Gie Bonnie Painting

Presents of the Peculiar Kind

Burns for Bonnie Birdies?

Mother of The Bard