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How to Look Your Best in a Renaissance Dress

When it comes to finding the perfect dress for your local Renaissance Faire or medieval wedding, it’s important to be historically accurate. This guide to Renaissance dresses from the Historical Clothing Realm will help you look your best. The Fabrics … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Guide to Buying Medieval Clothing

Are you searching for the perfect medieval or gothic outfit for an upcoming costume party or period-themed play? The dizzying array of styles, cuts, fabrics, and colors can be confusing, particularly if one has a certain picture in mind. However, … Continue reading

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3 Reasons You Should Buy Renaissance Clothing Online

Although Renaissance clothing may not be the most common commodity on the market today, there is definitely a customer base for it as people involved in plays, movies, costume parties, and even simply Halloween celebrations all flock to find this … Continue reading

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Ancient Roman Weddings: Lasting Impressions

Weddings of today didn’t get to where they are on their own.  Much inspiration through the ages has aided in shaping the attire and customs of the modern day ceremony.  Among these influences is that of ancient Rome, which has … Continue reading

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Fashion 101: Victorian Style

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s that time again!  That’s right, it’s time for fashion 101! And today’s topic is…the Victorian era, so let’s jump in! One of the distinguishing aspects of Victorian era fashion was the colors used in apparel.  If … Continue reading

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Pirate Fashion: A Lesson in History

This is a guest post by Marie Sumner, who never grew out of playing pretend. In order to fund her trips to anime conventions, renaissance fairs, and other costume parties, she writes for Wholesale Halloween Costumes. Pirates area very recognizable … Continue reading

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Celebrating Pirate Style

Booty, planks, eye patches, and parrots…all the makings of pirate culture!  If you just can’t seem to get enough of everything pirate related, you will be happy to know that there is an outlet to get your fix!  Every year … Continue reading

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The Kilt: Types And Trivia

When it comes to Scotland, there is no doubt that one of the primary staples of the land is the kilt.  This piece of clothing, which arguably looks like a skirt, has had a lasting impact on the world.  As … Continue reading

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King Arthur: Real or Mere Fantasy?

In the Hall of Fame of legendary figures, none compare to the great King Arthur.  This renowned character who pulled the sword, Excalibur, from the stone and became king, leading the Britains against the Saxon invaders in the 6th century, … Continue reading

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Short Survey of Robin Hood Films

He’s a thief (for a charitable cause)!  He’s clever and cunning, as well as a good fighter!  And he’s usually wearing green!  He is none other than that notorious outlaw, Robin Hood, who has been the subject of several films … Continue reading

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