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Medieval Stallholder Help
Easy medieval clothing ideas for non-re-enactor
stallholders, musicians & performers attending a medieval
you a stallholder and wish to attend a medieval festival but
are concerned about the cost of making your stall appropriately
"medieval?" You need clothes but you aren't a historical
re-enactor (and don't want to be.) and aren't sure where to
start? These pages are for you!
You need appropriate clothes
which will look great, cost little, are machine washable and
are functional enough to work in for the duration of the event.
Let's be honest, if you plan to attend the festival every year,
why not set yourself up to please the organisers rather than
have them unhappy and potentially replace your stall with something
These pages addresses your specific needs and answers some of
the most common questions about what to wear as a stallholder
at a medieval tournament, fayre or festival and covers some
of the common misconceptions about medieval clothing; remembering
that you are a craftsman or trademan at a marketplace
and NOT a noble going to a court banquet (which would require
entirely different clothes altogether!) You will find information
Common clothing issues with medieval clothes
How to hide your modern things and present your goods.
What men should wear
What women should wear
Hats, hoods and veils and how to do them
What to wear on your feet
CLOTHING PATTERNS & TUTORIALS
How to construct your own medieval clothes and accessories
Questions? Feel free to ask.
The information here is not aimed
at historical researchers, re-enactors or costumers. For those
wishing to learn about accurate historical women's clothing
and more about medieval women, visit ROSALIE'S
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