Chemises Hoop Skirts

Just because you are going to dress in medieval or Renaissance fashions does not mean you have to be uncomfortable. Ladies, pick up one of Dark Knight Armourys medieval and Renaissance chemises, bloomers, or hoop skirts to add that traditional look and shape to your medieval or Renaissance outfit without sacrificing any level of personal comfort. A chemise is basically a shirt worn next to the skin, often used as a sort of undershirt or shift for women in medieval or Renaissance styled fashion. We have full length gown chemises, waist length chemises, short sleeved chemises, bell sleeved chemises, long sleeved chemises, and all manner of other styles and color options. Chemises can be used as a classic undershirt, or can be paired with a bodice or corset for a classic pirate wench look. You can even wear our chemises off the shoulder. It really just depends on how sassy you are feeling! Hoop skirts are another of our offered items that are great for adding shape and style to your medieval or Renaissance look. They are the perfect choice for creating that authentic silhouette that is associated with period dress. And of course, we also offer a number of comfortable bloomers that can be worn under any skirt as well. If you are looking for period accurate underclothing, you have found it. These garments are also perfect for adding those little and big touches to your look that elevate you to stunning.
Medieval Hoop Skirt
MCI-146
This Medieval Hoop Skirt is a renaissance design, made to give you a more grand appearance in our baroque Medieval dresses. The Medieval Hoop Skirt is a 2 piece skirt that consists of a 3 hoop parts, and a tulle and satin overlayer.
Price: $85.00
Muslin Underdress
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This underdress is made from 100% Muslin and features elastic wrist cuffs and a drawstring neckline which can be worn on or off the shoulder, whichever the occasion demands. It goes great with a variety of different dresses and garments.
Price: $59.00
New Orleans Camisole
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This New Orleans Camisole is part of a flirty little Edwardian lingerie ensemble when paired with our pantaloons, making an enticing number in the boudoir. This period camisole is also perfect for wearing alone or as an undergarment.
Price: $40.00
Noble Ladies Chemise
MCI-143
This Noble Ladies Chemise is a beautiful handmade baroque medieval chemise. The Noble Ladies Chemise has ruffled collar with a button up neckline. The Noble Ladies Chemise is worn under gowns, bodices and skirts, like a medieval slip.
Price: $50.00
Red Cage Skirt
DR-1327
You can create many stunning avant-garde ensembles with the help of this modern stylistic adaptation of the traditional crinoline. The Red Cage Skirt features an open design formed from crisscrossed strips of red fabric.
Price: $62.00
Renaissance Chemise
DC1048
The Renaissance chemise is made of 100 percent cotton and features elastic at the neck and at the cuffs. The Renaissance chemise can be worn on or off the shoulders. The Renaissance chemise is designed to be worn as an undergarment.
Price: $56.00
Renaissance Chemise
MCI-140
This Renaissance Chemise is a beautiful handmade rayon medieval chemise. The Renaissance Chemise has a generous length of drawstring at the neckline with very full and long sleeves.
Price: $60.00
Renaissance Pannier
MCI-241
A pannier is quite similar to a hoop-skirt in function, although it creates a completely different look. Our Renaissance Pannier compliments several of our baroque renaissance dresses nicely, giving them an extremely distinctive and classical shape.
Price: $85.00
Renaissance Short Chemise
DC1073
Our Renaissance Short Chemise is made from 100 percent cotton, which has a charming look with a length just reaching the knees. The elastic cuffs make the sleeves hang on to the wrist that enhance the styling and give it a casual look.
Price: $52.00
Ruffled Chemise
SS-RUFCHE
Our Ruffled Chemise has full, long sleeves with ruffles around the drawstring neckline and elastic cuffs. It is recommended for wear with all our gowns or bodice-skirt sets. It is made of cotton muslin and is machine washable.
Price: $49.00
Ruffled Collar Chemise Top
MCI-238
The Ruffled Collar Chemise Top is a lovely medieval chemise. It is made from light-weight Muslin cotton, making it very comfortable. It is designed to be worn under any womans gown, bodice, or blouse, just like a medieval shift would be.
Price: $50.00
Ruffled Neck Ladies Blouse
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It does not matter if you were wearing a single dress or a variety of pieces, as this Ruffled Neck Ladies Blouse is a top that any outfit can stand to benefit from! It has a versatile and lovely look that goes well with any style.
Price: $26.69
Short Pleated Petticoat
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Whether traversing the open plains of Africa or the mountains of Mars, this glorious pleated skirt will make a wonderful addition to your everyday wear. The Short Pleated Petticoat can be worn alone or under other clothing.
Price: $65.00
Short Sleeve Puff Chemise
MCI-4000
This lovely short sleeve chemise is made from a lightweight poly-cotton blend fabric with an elastic neckline that can be worn on or off the shoulders depending on your mood. This style features a puffy shoulder with elastic cuffs.
Price: $45.00
On Sale For: $42.75
Short Sleeve Ruffled Chemise
MCI-4002
This Short Sleeve Ruffled Chemise has a elastic neckline, giving you the option to wear it on or off the shoulders depending on your mood. This style features a puffy shoulder with elastic cuff and a matching ribbon bow.
Price: $49.00
On Sale For: $46.50
Silk Chemise
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Our Silk Chemise features delicate ruffles on the drawstring neckline. Full bell sleeves help to make an elegant, comfortable chemise. This chemise looks stunning when worn under any of our dresses, gowns, or bodices.
Price: $85.00
Small Bum Roll
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This bum wrap is an Elizabethan alternative to wearing a full farthingale. This small undergarment would accentuate the 16th century ladys hips while lifting the gown for air flow. It ties in the front for easy wearing.
Price: $30.00
Split-Arm Chemise
SS-SPCHE
Historically, the chemise was worn against the skin for reasons of comfort, cleanliness, and style. Its role has not changed much, as the Split-Arm Chemise makes a wonderful addition to most medieval and Renaissance style garments.
Price: $57.00
Surrey Chemise
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This lightweight garment is perfect for those warmer weather events. The Surrey Chemise is a more dressy variation of the simple period chemise. The Surrey Chemise is made of a Polyester Cotton blend and come in white only.
Price: $75.00
Thomasina Underdress
DC1462
Elegant and essential, the Thomasina Underdress is a must-have for medieval reenactment wardrobes. Easy to wear under almost anything, this lightweight linen gown is ideal for layering and even comfortable enough to sleep in!
Price: $48.00
Tied Bell Sleeved Blouse
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If you are going medieval, it might be a good idea to make sure each piece of your look is perfectly styled. If you are wearing this Tied Bell Sleeved Blouse, you will not have much trouble there, thanks to its look and feel.
Price: $29.83
Ursula Cotton Chemise
MY100360
Great for wearing under historic dresses and skirts, the Ursula Cotton Chemise features versatile short sleeves and a wide, gathered neck, adjustable via a drawstring cord. This comfortable undergarment also makes a great nightgown.
Price: $39.00
Ursula Linen Chemise
MY100361
Wear the Ursula Linen Chemise, made from a blend of cotton and linen, for the utmost in comfortable historic underlayers. The linen components in the fabric make this medieval inspired chemise a cool option for warmer weather.
Price: $54.89
Victorian Long Sleeve Chemise
MCI-422
With elegant lace at your neck and on the cuffs of your sleeves, the Victorian Long Sleeve Chemise ensures you are well dressed no matter what you wear it with. Wear this stylish staple as the undershirt for various historic looks.
Price: $50.00
Victorian Style Full Length Chemise
MCI-239
The Victorian Style Full Length Chemise is a lovely chemise that is made from light-weight batiste fabric. This comfortable garment is designed to be worn under any womans gown, bodice, or blouse, just like a medieval shift would be.
Price: $60.00
White Cage Skirt
DR-1326
You can create many stunning avant-garde ensembles with the help of this modern stylistic adaptation of the traditional crinoline. The White Cage Skirt features an open design formed from crisscrossed strips of white fabric.
Price: $62.00
White Satin Bustle
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This elegant, white satin undergarment works perfectly for any Victorian style ensemble. The White Satin Bustle expands the body and shape of your skirts to achieve the fullness popular in an authentic period look.
Price: $35.00
Wide Bell Sleeved Medieval Blouse
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The best thing about a garment like this Wide Bell Sleeved Medieval Blouse is its versatility. This is a garment that can be worn with a wide variety of looks, accenting noble ensembles, casual costumes, and much more with ease.
Price: $23.55
Wide Sleeved Norse Chemise
MCI-323
While a chemise is typically considered to be something of an under-garment, the Wide Sleeved Norse Chemise is really more of a versatile, multi-purpose article of clothing that can be used to fill a variety of roles beyond the norm.
Price: $65.00
Women's Pirate Shirt
MCI-2341
Our Womens Pirate Shirt is just like a short chemise. It has elastic cuffs and a drawstring neckline allowing you to wear it on or off the shoulders. Made from 100 percent cotton, not only does it look great, but it is also comfortable.
Price: $27.00
On Sale For: $25.65
Womens Traditional Renaissance Blouse
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When it comes to reenactment, a good shirt is a must-have. After all, it is likely going to be one of the pieces you wear often! The Womens Traditional Renaissance Blouse fits the bill perfectly, possessing a style for many costumes.
Price: $26.69

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