The Irish leine in the 16th century was a full-bodied shirt-like garment of linen.
There was no such thing as an Irish kilt until 1916. Has a kiltmaker tried to snow you lately? Read and find out the truth.
The Carnamoyle Stocking is a fragmentary knitted wool stocking from the 16th or 17th century in Ireland.
A reviewed and annotated list of books for Irish reenactors and others with an interest in pre-modern Irish history
A suit of clothes dating to the late 16th or early 17th century was found in Kilcommon Bog, Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland. It consisted of a jacket and trews (pants) and accessories of native manufacture.
Were the 16th century “saffron shirts” really dyed with expensive saffron? Or was it something else?
Did they use saffron in 16th century Ireland or did they use a native dyestuff. Some arguments on both sides.