As a Scottish person I should have stopped at the wearing blue and white today without the addition of these:
The Saltire (or St Andrews Cross) is the Scottish flag. Scottish people bitterly object to the additional colours and stripes that turn the Saltire into the Union Jack namely the St George’s Cross
Since I am half American and half Scottish, I do not feel that wearing red, white and blue turns me into a Saltire antagonist particularly as I don’t look much like a flag. As I write this I am looking around sheepishly for the ferociously patriotic Scott Rhodie of Kilt for Hire to remonstrate with me.
Then there is the sound of my Scottish Nationalist gran having a go at me from beyond the grave when I cast my beady little shoe obsessed eyes on the following Union shoes:
and last but not least:
Colours: Blue and Red (on white which doesn’t count).
Shoe Save: Number 49 of 105 (Shoeperwoman Shoe Challenge 2011)
Date: Wednesday 19 October 2011