Medieval Hoods

Add the perfect finishing touch to your historical ensemble with one of our excellent Medieval Hoods! Here at Dark Knight Armoury, we are pleased to provide a fantastic selection of period headwear like these hoods. Crafted from leather, suede, cotton, wool, and other fine materials, our period hoods and medieval cowls often feature mantles that cover the neck and shoulders. They come in various colors, too, including black, brown, red, gray, blue, beige, green, white, and more! These historical hoods offer ideal coverage for rogues and outlaws who want to hide their identity, demure coverings for lovely maidens, and warm protection for outdoorsmen and warriors. With the range of styles we have available, you will not have any trouble finding the perfect one to suit your ensemble.
Luka Hood
This traditional headwear makes a fantastic addition to your historical re-enactment ensemble for the Renaissance fair. The Luka Hood mimics the iconic design of a medieval gugel, covering the head and shoulders with sturdy canvas.
Price: $16.00
Luka Wool Hood
Add a distinctive touch to your roleplay character, while braving the harsh elements of a LARP kingdom. Inspired by the gugel hoods of medieval Germany, the Luka Wool Hood offers warmth and protection from cold air and light rain.
Price: $31.00
Maid Marian Head Scarf Set
Maid Marian is the famous love interest and cohort of Robin Hood, acting as his liaison to nobility and the commoners. Sneaking into Sherwood Forest so often would require camouflage. The Maid Marian Head Scarf Set offers such a garb.
Price: $15.58
Medieval Cowl
This cowl typifies head coverings in medieval times. The cowl covers most of the shoulders and has a long tail in the back. Our Medieval Cowl is crafted in pure wool, which provides both authenticity and winter warmth to the re-enactor.
Price: $25.00
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Medieval Cucullus Gugel
The Roman cucullus was one of the earliest cowls, and its design carried over into the Middle Ages, as seen in the hoods worn by farmers, priests, and peasants. The Medieval Cucullus Gugel revives this design in beautiful accuracy.
Price: $43.18
Medieval Gugel
One of the most popular items of clothing from the Middle Ages was the cowl. It was worn by farmers in their fields, peasants in the market, bards, and priests. The Medieval Gugel recreates the classic medieval cowl in authentic detail.
Price: $28.78
Medieval Hood With Mantle
Our Medieval Hood With Mantle is a great addition to any outfit for both men and women. This is a full cut hood and also has an oval mantle which covers the shoulders. The Medieval Hood With Mantle is made of medium weight cotton.
Price: $36.00
Medieval Huntsman Hood
Wear the Medieval Huntsman Hood and walk with mystery at your next reenactment event. Perfect for protecting your face from the gazes of your enemies, this light green linen hood adds unique flair to medieval and fantasy looks.
Price: $28.00
Medieval Velvet Cowl Hood
A cowl or hood is a great accessory piece for any medieval ensemble. This plush, cotton Medieval Velvet Cowl Hood can be worn up or down and has a matching cotton lining. This velvet hood is a superior choice for warmth and style.
Price: $48.00
Necromancer's Hood
A black cowl is the perfect complement to a dark mages appearance, although this Necromancers Hood is a nice addition to the look of a sorcerer, warrior, or black knight who might have more than a few mystical dealings with the undead.
Price: $79.20
Outlaw Suede Hood
This particular hood is a perfect choice for those who want to look like a noble outlaw fresh out of the woods, ready to rob from the rich and give to the poor. It makes a perfect accent to medieval looks and to Robin Hood costumes.
Price: $95.00
Reinhardt Canvas Gugel Hood
Enhance your medieval, Renaissance, or fantasy looks with a flash of color when you drape the Reinhardt Canvas Gugel Hood over your shoulders and pull liripipe hood over your head. This hooded capelet has a fun split color scheme.
Price: $31.00
Skjoldehamn Herringbone Gugel
At a Viking tomb in Skjoldehamn, a region in northern Norway, a complete outfit was found during an archaeological dig. The most famous part of this outfit, the iconic cowl, has been reproduced in the Skjoldehamn Herringbone Gugel.
Price: $43.18
Skjoldehamn Winter Gugel
One of the biggest archaeological finds, in terms of historical clothing, occurred in Skjoldehamn, Norway, where a well-preserved cowl was discovered in a Viking tomb. The Skjoldehamn Winter Gugel brings this renowned style to modernity.
Price: $43.18
Trimmed Medieval Shoulder Cape
Whether you wish to disguise your identity from prying eyes or to keep warm on a chilly day, you will find the Trimmed Medieval Shoulder Cape to be a great apparel option. This hooded cape drapes down to around elbow length.
Price: $28.00
Wenceslas Bible Gugel
One of the most famous medieval texts is the German Wenceslas Bible, particularly well-known for its gorgeous illustrations that captured the fashion of the Middle Ages. The Wenceslas Bible Gugel replicates one such article of clothing.
Price: $55.18
Wulflead Saxon Headcloth
In early Anglo-Saxon societies, women often wore head coverings like the Wulflead Saxon Headcloth. Made of breathable, 100 percent cotton, this elegant head cloth is an essential addition to many historical reenactment wardrobes.
Price: $24.00

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