Renaissance Clothing

Reconstructing History has served the historical public since 1997.

Step in and browse a huge selection of Medieval, Renaissance and Early Modern patterns to make your own clothing or costumes. We also stock wool, linen and hemp yard goods (bolt or bulk fabric), embroidery threads/floss, corsets and corset-making supplies – everything you need to make your historical clothing the best it can be!

Whether you’re into historical reenactment, living history, stage or film drama, the SCA, live action role playing games, the Renaissance Festival or Faire, or you’re looking for masquerade or Halloween costumes, Reconstructing History is the place to find what you need to make your historical clothing fantasy a reality.

The menu across the top of this page leads to all of our departments. So, whenever you’re looking for historical clothing or costume ideas – whether medieval clothes or Renaissance apparel – just look through our fabulous selection and make use of our helpful customer service!

All Reconstructing History products are based on the extensive research of internationally-renowned clothing historian Kass McGann. Reconstructing History is catering specifically to the discriminating reenactor, living historian, SCA, LARP, or Renaissance Faire enthusiast.

In addition, you will find many articles on the Middle Ages, Renaissance and Early Modern periods at the Articles link.

Gift Certificates

Here is the fastest way to get your gift shopping done! A Reconstructing History gift certificate makes a great gift or prize for all your historical events, and they make great thank-you gifts – always appropriate and always appreciated. You can order them in amounts starting at $15.