CLOTHING - READY TO WEAR FOR MEN & WOMEN

Please note that all prices have increased.


BREECHES

I'm offering a line of ready to wear breeches in two styles: Venetians (16th century) and Dutch Slops. Breeches will done in wool with muslin lining. Right now I am making them in four sizes with a 7” adjustable lacing placket in the back. They are listed as Medium (32” to 39” waist), Large (37” to 44” waist), X-Large (42" to 49" waist) and a XX-Large (47" to 54" waist).

The breeches at present are available in the light weight wool colors of Black, Brown, Grey, Olive Green and Walnut Green. They are also available in the heavy weight wool colors of Madder Red, Brown, Rupert's Blue, Black, Hodden Grey, Bright Blue, Light Grey and Hunter Green. They will also be available in linen in the colors of Black, Brown and (possibly) Navy. Contact me regarding other colors I might have in stock. Please note when ordering that all clothing will be made to order with normal delivery delays (unless otherwise noted by me when you call or email).

 

VENETIAN BREECHES

Pleas note these are 16th century breeches and are worn on the hips. There is a 2”wide waistband, bead buttons, 7 button fly and matching tie garters built in to the knee bands. These breeches are more fitted than slops and sit primarily on the natural waist. **Please note that X-Large and XX-Large Venetians will not available. This is due to the cut of the breeches.

 BR1580M - Medium - $ 85.00
BR1580L - Large - $ 85.00

 

 

 

DUTCH SLOPS

These are made to the above specifications, but are cut so they may be worn around the waist (with a low hanging crotch) or at the sternum (with the crotch hanging in the normal position).

 BR1640M - Medium - $ 85.00
BR1640L - Large  - $ 85.00

BR1640X - X-Large - $100.00

BR1640XX- XX-Large - $100.00

 

 

 


CHEMISES

LADIES CHEMISES

The chemise is offered in large only. They have a draw string at the neck and wrist.  The sleeves are three quarter length and not to the wrist and are ankle length (not to the ground).

CH1640L - Lady's chemise, Bleached or unbleached muslin, large $ 30.00


COATS

ENGLISH CIVIL WAR PERIOD SOLDIER'S COATS

All coats are made according to the pattern for the “conjectural coat” on page 24 of Common Soldiers Clothing of the Civil Wars 1639-1646: Volume 1: Infantry . They have the winged shoulders, 2” standing collar, and wood bead buttons. Please specify if you need ties (New Model).

Available in five sizes: PLEASE NOTE that the coats are based on neck size NOT chest size and are as follows: medium (roughly a 38) - neck:15-1/2", large (42) - neck:16" , x-large (46) neck:17", xx-large (50) - neck: 18"and xxx-large coat (54 - neck size 22).

Please email or call before ordering, since the sizing of these coats is not the modern dress coat sizes. These coats are based on neck/chest size and you may take a larger size than you think in order to wear it comfortably. Additionally, the fit will also depend on whether your unit wears a wool lining or a fustian lining. Also, keep in mind when ordering as there is a 15% restocking fee for returned items not exchanged for another size.

ALL coats will be made upon request with normal delivery delay. Coats are made of Woolrich wool, and will be available in Madder Red, Brown, Rupert's Blue, Black, Blue/Grey, Bright Blue with other colors available on request. (not pictured - Yellow, Hunter Green, Light Grey and Hodden Grey).

 ECW period coat of Woolrich Coat wool -

CT1640M - Medium $ 120.00
CT1640L - Large $ 120.00
CT1640X - X-Large $ 120.00
CT1640XX - XX-Large $ 130.00
CT1640XXX - XXX-Large $ 130.00

 

 Rupert's

White

Brown
 

Madder

Blue/Grey

Bright Blue

Black

 

As show above in Hodden Grey

 


CASSOCKS

This is available and are sized to fit over any coat. As pictured it is button as would a coat, however, it can be buttoned together to look like a cape. Currently they will be available in Dark Grey with a Light Grey lining only. The cassock is slightly longer than the coat and has approximately 60 buttons. - $225.00


HATWARE

 

MEN'S HATS

HATBLANK - Hat blanks, 4" crown, 5" brim, heavy black felt only Sizes 7 through 7-7/8 - $ 23.00

 

HAT1580L - Elizabethan flat cap, one size fits all, just clip to fit. Made of heavy grade wool. Normally, I try to have all colors in stock. (Madder Red, Brown, Black, Bright Blue, Rupert Blue, Hodden Grey, Swedish Grey, Off White, and Hunter Green) - $15.00

 

 

 

HAT1641L - Monmouth caps, knitted of 100% wool, this hat was the usual headgear for the common foot soldier of the English Civil War period, and was more frequently seen than the broad brimmed hat. Color availability is dependent on what my supplier is turning out at the moment, so please call first regarding a certain color. The new hats are guaranteed to be 100% wool and the maker is involved in the process from the shearing to the shipping. The shipment of caps I received are hand dyed in a chocolate brown, natural and a tan color. If you have any questions about the colors, please email me or ask about them when you call with your information. - $35.00

 




SHIRTS

Please note: The shirts being white/off white do not photograph well. We are working to provide pictures of the shirts that show them clearly. Also, now available are XX-Large and XXX-Large shirts in the re-enactor quality shirts only. As of 09/01/05, all shirts will be made to order and with normal delivery delay (unless otherwise noted by me when you call).

Historical Re-enactment quality shirts

Please note: the stock number dates given for the shirts listed are for convenience of ordering, and are not necessarily a limitation as to which period in which they may be worn. All shirts listed are long enough to fall almost to the knee, have 1" cuffs with one wood button, and two wood buttons on the collar. Collars differ as to the style.

Lace collared Elizabethan shirt

Styled with a 4" falling band collar half material and half lace, as per plate J2 in John Tincey's, The Armada Campaign, 1588 (Osprey Elite #15).

 SH1580M - Unbleached Muslin shirt, medium - $ 40.00
SH1580L - Unbleached Muslin shirt, large - $ 40.00
SH1580X - Unbleached Muslin shirt, extra large - $ 40.00
SH1580XX - Unbleached Muslin shirt, XX-large - $ 40.00
SH1580XXX - Unbleached Muslin shirt, XXX-large - $ 40.00
 

 White (bleached) muslin - As per the above design

SH1581M -Bleached Muslin shirt, medium - $ 40.00
SH1581L - Bleached Muslin shirt, large - $ 40.00
SH1581X -Bleached Muslin shirt, extra large - $40.00
SH1581XX - Bleached Muslin shirt, XX-large - $40.00
SH1581XXX - Bleached Muslin shirt, XXX-large - $40.00

 

SH1582

 Heavy-duty fustian (linen warp, cotton weft) (if available)

SH1582M - Fustian shirt, medium - $65.00
SH1582L - Fustian shirt, large - $65.00
SH1582X - Fustian shirt, extra large - $65.00
 

 

 


4” Falling Band Collar Shirt

Unbleached (off white) muslin - Shirts are as per Angus MacBride's illustrations in the Osprey Elites on The English Civil War, gussetted in the neck and underarm, with 4" falling band collar and wood buttons.

 

 SH1640M - Unbleached Muslin shirt, medium - $40.00
SH1640L - Unbleached Muslin shirt, large - $40.00
SH1640X -Unbleached Muslin shirt, extra large - $40.00
SH1640XX - Unbleached Muslin shirt, XX-large - $40.00
SH1640XXX - Unbleached Muslin shirt, XXX-large - $40.00

 White (bleached) muslin - As per the above design

SH1641M -Bleached Muslin shirt, medium - $40.00
SH1641L - Bleached Muslin shirt, large - $40.00
SH1641X - Bleached Muslin shirt, extra large - $40.00
SH1641XX - Bleached Muslin shirt, XX-large - $40.00
SH1641XXX - BleachedMuslin shirt, XXX-large - $40.00

 Heavy-duty fustian (linen warp, cotton weft) - As per the above design. (as I have fustian left)

SH1642M - Fustian shirt, medium - $65.00
SH1642L - Fustian shirt, large - $65.00
SH1642X - Fustian shirt, extra large - $65.00
SH1641XXX - Fustian shirt, XXX-large - $65.00
SH1641XXX - Fustian shirt, XXX-large - $65.00

White Linen - As per the above design.

SH1644M - White Linen shirt, medium - $85.00
SH1644L - White Linen shirt, large - $85.00
SH1644X - White Linen shirt, extra large - $85.00
SH1641XXX - White Linen shirt, XXX-large - $85.00
SH1641XXX - White Linen shirt, XXX-large - $85.00

 


2” Standing Collar Shirt

Shirts are the same as the 4" falling band collar style, gussetted in the neck and underarm, but with a 2" high standing collar and wood buttons.

 

SH1670M -Unbleached Muslin shirt, medium - $40.00
SH1670L - Unbleached Muslin shirt, large - $40.00
SH1670X -Unbleached Muslin shirt, extra large - $40.00
SH1670XX -Unbleached Muslin shirt, XX large - $40.00
SH1670XX -Unbleached Muslin shirt, XXX large - $40.00

 White (bleached) muslin - As per the above design

SH1671M - Bleached Muslin shirt, medium - $40.00
SH1671L - Bleached Muslin shirt, large - $40.00
SH1671X - Bleached Muslin shirt, extra large - $40.00
SH1671XX -Bleached Muslin shirt, XX large - $40.00
SH1671XX -Bleached Muslin shirt, XXX large - $40.00

 Heavy-duty fustian (linen warp, cotton weft) - As per the above design. (as I have fustian left)

SH1672M - Fustian shirt, medium - $65.00
SH1672L - Fustian shirt, large - $65.00
SH1672X - Fustian shirt, extra large - $65.00
SH1671XXX - Fustian shirt, XXX-large - $65.00
SH1671XXX - Fustian shirt, XXX-large - $65.00

 White Linen - As per the above design.

SH1674M - White Linen shirt, medium - $85.00
SH1674L - White Linen shirt, large - $85.00
SH1674X - White Linen shirt, extra large - $85.00
SH1671XXX - White Linen shirt, XXX-large - $85.00
SH1671XXX - White Linen shirt, XXX-large - $85.00


STOCKINGS

Stocking02 styles are a little heavier, I believe are pure cotton. Stocking03, 04 & 05 are a soft wool. These are not like what I was getting but are definitely soft.

Stocking02 - Available in (top middle) Blue, (left side from top to bottom) Dark Green, Navy, Maroon, Natural, Bright Blue, and Walnut Green, (right side from top to bottom), Charcoal, Mustard, White and Brown, (not shown) Bright Red - $ 10.00/pair
Stocking03 - Available in Natural Wool (Left side Top)- $23.00/pair
Stocking04 - Available in Grey Wool (right side bottom)- $23.00/pair
Stocking05 - Available in Brown Wool (Bottom left), Green Wool (middle top) and Navy Wool (Right side top) - $23.00/pair

   
 Stocking 002 (No Purple)
 Stocking 003, 004 & 005


SNAPSACKS

I am now making snapsacks based on information from a number of sources. These sacks are made with hemp canvas, have a drawstring at both ends and a leather belt with brass buckle. Snapsacks can be sent with no holes punched so that you can size them. Sack001 - $40.00

Sack001

 


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