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Viking hat made of wool with cotton lining and hand-made embroidery. In option you can choose linen lining. Also you can choose color of medieval headwear. If you have any question, please write us on [email protected]
Hennin is the most popular women’s Burgundian headwear of the XV century. It has shape of cone (often, truncated cone), and was made of strong fabric or on frame of whalebone. Base was covered with expensive fabrics and decorated with gems. Silk or batist veil was fixed over it. These models are typical for medeival Burgundia. Base is made of felt and covered with wool. White silk veil is draped on the frame of two ribs or can be pinned to the base. Hennin is essential part of women’s Burgundian outfit of the XV century. We offer you two models of dress of this historical period, to any of which this headwear will be a great addition. When ordering, please advise us via e-ma...
Besides the round headwear, baggy hood was also very popular type of men's headwear in the Middle ages. This folded hood has long wide tail. Lining can be made of the same colour material or the contrast one. This headwear is being worn over the cale. Together with cotardie and chausses, this baggy hood makes a good set of medieval costume. Please choose the main colour in the options and send the colour of lining to us [email protected]
This type of medieval folded up headwear was very popular among men in the XIV-XV centuries. It is a tubular hat with fold and cut. Lining has the same or contrast colour. Usually, this hat is being worn over the cale. Medieval headwear will be a good addition to the tunic of similar colour. Please choose the main colour in options, and send the wished colour of lining to us [email protected]
Hood was one of the most widespread type of headwear in the Middle Ages. There was a usual headcloth with pelerine, that covered shoulders. Often, hood had long tail with length up to 3 meters. Good had been fastened with strings or buttons under the chin. This model of classic medieval hood without tail is made of wool and has cotton lining, that make your headwear more comfortable. It's being fastened with leather string. Different colours are available for order is options.
Cale was very popular type of headwear, starting from early medieval till the XV century. It is a cap with long hanging strings. Usually, chaperon or hood had been worn over the cale. This cap was used both, poor peasants and rich citizens. Usually, white linen was used for sewing, but noble people were often wearing cales, made of expensive materials and decorated with embroidery. Together with chemise and braies, cale will create a perfect set of men's medieval underwear. We sew it of white or natural coloured cotton or linen. If you wish other colour, please contact us at [email protected] Cale, braies are not included in the price.
High pointed hat is just the most important part of wizard character. This model is made of two layers of hard wool, thatswhy it keeps the form very good. Colour can be changed by your wish. In addition with long cloak and tunic, this hat will create a character, that is easy identifiable in fantasy world.
Such type of medieval headwear calls hood and was popular in Europe in the XV centuries. This model is based on the original patterns. It is made of wool and has cotton lining. The outer shell and lining may be made of the same color or different. You may fasten it with cast badge under the chin (base prose is not include fastener). Please choose main colour in options, and send us the wished colour of lining to [email protected] The typical feature of this headwear is very long tail, which can be tucked in the belt. Hood will be a great additional to the medieval dress kirtle.
Cruseler is a type of medieval women's headwear. It was widespread in the middle of the XIV - early XV centuries among European ladies. This hair covering can be made of thick white cotton or linen. Edges are trimmed with ruche. Plain, but beautiful model of headwear make your look very romantic. Cruseler is a great addition to the medieval English dress of the XIV-XV century.
This hat is a replica of the 14th century wide-brimmed hat from the Swedish Museum. These hats were in use until the 17th century. Something that can be difficult to find is a high-quality hat. This is why we offer something that is perfect for different occasions and an extra elegant look! We use only special unpainted wool and and therefore we offer only three colors to order: black, dark-grey and dark-brown.
Tyrolean hat gained a great popularity among men and women through years. It originated from Alps and also known as "Alpine hat", curly edge gives originality. Woolen or felted medieval hats were often decorated with feathers or pins. We offer you handcrafted Tyrolean fulled hat of various colours. You may decorate it with handmade cast accessories.
Landsknecht hat with bows In spite of seeming simplicity, this landsknecht hat is one of the most interesting model. Just look at these cute decorative bows of cords on brims, showing it up among others and paradoxically making wearer’s look more severe. Even though bows were quite seldom adornment of landsknecht headwear, but these tiny tots look originally even for it. Unlike most of landsknechts hats, this one has quite small brims and not every soldier of fortune was able to afford to be so decent, whatever strange it may sound. Such hat is a choice of sophisticated fighters with a wise head and hairs, gray with age. *** Urs Graf, 1516 year *** We offer you to order ...
Landsknecht hat with feathers Solve a riddle: bright, loud and impudent bird in feathers, but not a parrot. An answer is German landsknecht, owner of not the most elegant, but the most recognizable medieval costume – landsknecht dress. And, landsknecht hat was the most eye-catching part of this outfit – large, flat and decorated with the brightest feather one could get. Well, we decided – why not to gladden our sweet customer with such an exotic thing? We sew flawless hat of showy wool with splendid feathers, the same as soldiers of fortune were wearing together with landsknecht costume on the XVI century. Gravures of the artists are the confirmation. *** Jörg Breu, 15...
Landsknecht hat with cuts No doubts that landsknechts were wearing the most bright and varicoloured clothing in the Middle Ages. Mot a single fashionista had so party-colored and picturesque dresses, as common German and Swiss hired soldiers did. Legend has it that after landsknechts have destroyed army of the Duke of Burgundy in the 1477 year, their clothing looked like a rags, as it was torn and slashed in the battle. Well, to avoid flashing of naked bodies and underwear, soldiers began to repair clothes right on the spot with help of the locally improvised material – Burgundian standards. When they saw a result, they decided that it looks even better than before a battle. Since t...
Landsknecht hat with brim What the German landsknechts have always been experts in, is fantasy. As there were no two identical landsknecht costumes, so there were no two similar landsknecht hats. Awesome variety of colors and designs, just brighter and more and more. So, this good-looker decided that simple brim is a choice of boring people with no imagination and added another brim with cuts, which looks so festive. Relying on Jörg Breu, such type of decoration was quite popular among soldiers of fortune. However, every landsknecht had a hat dissimilar to others. *** Jörg Breu, 1525-1547 years *** When you will order such landsknecht hat, don’t forget to choose...
Landsknecht hat with slits Whether landsknecht costume is streaked with cuts, in which crisp white shirt peeps out, then why shouldn’t a hat be like this as well? Here is very interesting landsknecht hat, brims of which look like a round roller, in the cust of which a snow-white fabric of the inner layer is visible. Such hats were well-liked by soldiers of fortune, being posh and comfortable at the same time. Contemporary artists often depicted it in their works, thanks to which you may also show off in the landsknecht clothing. Hans Schäufelin, 1510 year By the way, color combination may be chosen by yourself. So, we recommend not to stop yourself and allow your lan...
Hat with white or colour feathers is an important part of Landsknecht's outfit. This model is made of wool with linen lining and decorated with two feathers. Hat is tied up under the chin with fabric strap. We make this head-dress according customer's parameters. Please send colours for your hat to [email protected]
This beret is a part of Landsknecht's costume, based on the gravure of Heinrich Aldegrever “Die kleinen Hochzeitstänzer”. Headwear is made of wool with linen lining of contrast colour. It is tied up under the chin with fabric strap. Beret is made by customer's parameters. Please send us the wished colour combination to [email protected]
This simple, but beautiful headwear is a necessary part of Landsknecht's clothing. We make it of wool with linen lining of contrast colour. Hat is tied up under the chin with fabric strap. Head-dress is made by customer's parameters. Please send us the wished colour combination to [email protected]
Chaperon was the most popular medieval headwear in the XV century. Primarily, there was a hood with pelerine, which had fastening from the front. But in time, it had been transformed to some model of turban, decorated with festoons of different shape. Chaperons came into fashion in Burgundia in the early XV century and soon after it embraced all Medieval Europe. This model of medieval chaperon is made of wool of different colour with lining of cotton or linen. Base price includes simple chaperon without festoons. If you wish to decorate your headwear with oak leaves, as on the photos, for example, or with festoons of another form, please choose it in the options and send the wished pa...
Review about items
The hood is comfortable. It's also very big, even with custom head and neck measurements, so you can either wear it normally or conceal your face if you wish. It's light enough so you don't notice it much when having it down. Make sure you wear it far enough forward so it doesn't begin to slip back as you move around in it.
Fits perfectly. My new favourite hat! Excellent service as well. Worth the wait.
Amazing quality, soft fabric and a very good fit! This chaperon will up your costume a notch for certain.
The hat in white color is really what I was looking and searching for since quite a bit. I’m glad Steel Mastery was offering this type of headwear - it’s difficult to get white felt. The quality is good and the size (custom made) fits perfectly. The customer service was fast, friendly, patient and very obliging! It wasn’t my first purchase and will definitely not be my last. Thanks for the uncomplicated and open communication