Medieval Costumes & Medieval Clothing
Our online store grew out of a love for color, costuming, history, and dance. All free shipping, Here, you can browse our specialty apparel, the kind not often to be found at local department stores and neighborhood boutiques. From luxurious velvet cloaks and gowns to whimsical belly dance costumes, we hope the pieces we sell in our store evoke images of mysterious beauty, ages and legends past, and the magic of nature, love, luxury, and lore.
Our customers use our cloaks, gowns, and dancewear for all manner of purposes: to wear at Renaissance festivals, on the stage in theater productions, in medieval-themed wedding ceremonies, in Wiccan rituals and Pagan handfastings, as Halloween costumes, in the SCA and other reenactment groups, to complete a gothic outfit, for Live Action Role-Playing and LOTR, in film and videos, for Harry Potter book- and movie-launch parties, as part of belly dance ensembles, and much more.
Medieval Costume & Medieval Dresses
During Tudor period Elizabethan Sumptuary Laws were implemented which were governed by colour, material and fabric used in the clothing to define the social status of a person. The royalties and nobilities were always seen Costumes designed from Silk, Velvet and Furs with the finishing of rich metals whereas lower class people like farmers and peasants used to wear costumes made from Wool, Lenin and Shipskins. So we have created the designs taking all theses points. We have Medieval Costume that were worn by aristocrats are made of expensive and rich fabrics for special occasions like weddings, theme based parties, events and renaissance festivals and whereas the clothing of lower class are designed in such a way that they can be worn in day to day life and are less costly.
Rich and wealthy upper class people of Medieval Era could only make fashion statement. The simple logic work behind it, the more you can earn or have money the much better you will be dressed. The royal women were always in expensive Jewelries and renaissance gowns embedded with precious metals. Although the gems and stones were of lesser quality due underdeveloped way of cutting stones yet they were very popular among Royals. Royal men could wear Medieval Cloths of anything made from the fabrics of Silk, Velvet and Furs, if required then precious metals were also embedded on their dress.
The Medieval Costumes of lower class people were Lenin Undergarments and Outer cloth were made of wool. Capes and cloaks were worn along with woolen hat and shoes. That period was only about war, invasion and tension among the countries for territory. Upper class people were always engaged in overshadowing the lower class people on the basis of money and power. It was the only period in history of Europe where the Status of people was defined by the way they dressed. In our collection we have tried to bring every bit of that period so that the nuisances of Medieval period remain preserved.
Theme based parties and events is one such occasion for people of United States they enjoy the taste of food, Medieval Dresses and cultural activities of medieval by gone perion. To get the feel of Medieval and Renaissance era people often spend a lot of money on their get up and often ends up buying things that they really dont want or get confused what to buy and from where TudorDressing.Com is here to clear all the confusions. Now you can easily pick up the desired Medieval Costume to get the perfect look.