Short chausses of the XII-X...
Chausses are known from the XI century as main part of men's medieval costume. Etimologycally, the word "chausses" is connected with French verb "chausser", that means "put shoes on" or "to shoe". Usually, men worn long chausses with fastenings on the top, but short chausses were popular as well. In Middle Ages men rolled chausses a la modern stockings to the level of middle calf, and fixed chausses with string. This model are higher the knee and are tied under the knee. Long cotta will be a good addition to these chausses. Base price includes chausses of cotton, but we can make them also of linen or wool.
Medieval women s stockings ...
In depictions of early medieval period we can find that women wore stockings and korthoser as well as men. They were knee-lenght and fastened with a garter usually made of leather. We offer nice looking medieval women's stockings are made of 100% natural cotton. Even if they are not visible under your dress but will perfectly fit your legs and keep warm. If you want to order them are made of wool or linen in different colours, please contact us [email protected]
VIKING SHOES HAITHABU
VIKING SHOES HAITHABU Haithabu viking shoes are the most authentic viking boots carefully recreated from the dust of the ages by our best shoemakers so that you can feel like real Vikings. This is a typical leather viking costume boots, which worn in all the territories under their control and long after the Vikings themselves stopped swimming and robbing. The Slavs used similar type boots until the XVII century. Each boot is made of just two leather pieces: the sole and the upper part. Additional leather inserts appeared if the shoemaker incorrectly cut the leather for the boot, but that is not our way, so your shoes will be completely correct. Soft, comfortable, versatile, ...
Medieval wool shoes with li...
This Medieval wool shoes are a characteristic and very successful representative of early medieval shoes. The source for this home shoes creation was the famous Viking shoes from Hedeby, dates from 8th through 11th centuries. Simple and cool felted shoes are extremely comfortable to wear on your feet. They do not rub and do not fall down. Available for men and women, by the pattern of their medieval ancestors, these home slippers sewn from thick wool, lined with soft flax, with linen lining. Made-to-measure Medieval wool shoes may sewed by two ways: - Machine manufacturing. Shoemakers will make wool boots by your parameters, using sewing machine; - Hand sewing. Custom wool shoes...
Plate sabatons for modern s...
When a knight has almost assembled his full real medieval armor, which will protect in mounted and dismounted battle, only one small detail for completed protection is left – sabatons. These medieval armor boots are forgotten quite often, and it’s a loss. As a fighter’s feet may be plainly injured even in the hardest plate body armor. That’s it, a famous knight could lose the fight so simply and absurdly, if he forgets to wear sabatons. Don’t make such mistake and hurry up to order cross-functional custom steel sabatons in medieval style – comfortable, plain and robust. Cold-rolled steel of 1.0 mm, the firmest leather belts, steel rivets and buckles – these shoes are not ...
German gothic sabatons, lat...
Fairytale about Ritternputtel or German gothic sabatons, late XV century (1470-1490 years) From German words Ritter («knight”) and Aschenputtel («Cinderella”). Asche – «ash” is being changed to “knight” and here we get Ritternputtel. Once upon a time, in the end of the XV century, there lived quiet and shy sword bearer Ritternputtel on the northwest of Hanseatic League in the renowned town Bremen. He served as the third lower sword bearer, almost a footboy, at the noble old knight. He was quiet, polite and hard-working youngling. He worked for three – for himself and two lazy and mischievous superior sword bearers. He was dressing unmurmuring his seignior in ar...
Wool shoes for home
After long day in tight poulaines, it is real happiness to change them to soft and warm woolen shoes with linen lining in your tent. These shoes will wrap your feet as two small blankets. Besides, wearing these “house-shoes”, you will comfortably stay in “medieval look” even on the most demanding festival, as this model is perfect for Europe of the IX-XIV centuries. And besides, it is so nice to warm feet during cold winter evenings in such shoes. By the way, you may order soft woolen shoes of any color, matching your outfit.
Sabatons 1350-1450 years
Sabatons are the plate shoes, and were used mostly by mounted knights. This model of the 1350-1450 years is a part of handcrafted full-plate medieval armor in Churburg style. Metal sabatons were not too popular among feet soldiers, who mostly wore simple leather shoes during the dismounted battle. However, cavalry were protecting their feet with this kind of armor, as feet of mounted knights were quite attackable at the battlefield. Plate shoes sabatons on the effigy of Richard de Beauchamp, Beauchamp chapel of St. Mary’s Church, Warwick, England Distinctive feature of XIV-XV century of this armored footwear is long and sharp points. Gothic style sabatons sometimes had points ...
Sabatons 16th century
Sabatons are the plate shoes, which appeared in the XIV century in Italy. Early models had quite long and sharp points. However, later models and these sabatons of the XVI century in particular, have wide and short points. Such metal foot wear as sabatons were mostly used by cavalry, as this armor was not too comfortable in fighting for dismounted soldiers. Sabatons are made of four steel segments, which are connected with rivets. Such design make armoured shoes well-articulated, so you may comfortable walk, ride or run. Plate sabatons are completely handcrafted by customer’s parameters. You can use this functional metal armor for: SCA HEMA Larp Stage performances ...