Looking for a Civil War hat or gloves to complete your Civil War outfit? We carry both Union and Confederate apparel for re-enactors, collectors, the stage, and educational purposes. One of the most iconic hats of the period, the Kepi was officially called a forage cap and then was nicknamed bummers cap by troops. They named it that because if was often described as shapeless as a feedbag. It became the most common form of cap worn by U.S. regulars and volunteers during the American Civil War. The military cap was also worn by Union troops in dark blue, various shades of grey, and butternut for Confederate troops. Our Civil War gauntlets are made of top-grain cowhide leather and are available in various sizes. The Civil War gloves will protect your hands during re-enactment fighting. We also carry other pieces like Civil War belts and decorative cords. Be sure to check back regularly to see our latest additions to our Civil War clothing!
The Black and Cream Civil War Dress is a simple yet elegant renaissance-styled one-piece dress that stayed popular well into the Civil War and beyond, thanks in part to the sophistication and beauty the style lent to all who wore it.
This Blue Civil War Kepi was modeled after the most common style of hat that was worn by Union troops during the course of the civil war. The kepi was also sometimes known as a forage cap or a bummers cap among troops.
Fans of Civil War era history can now add the Blue Confederate Infantry Kepi Hat to their Civil War apparel collections. Similar to a forage cap, kepis originated as headwear for French police and military personnel.
The Blue-Green Civil War Dress is a beautiful example of a renaissance-styled dress that remained popular in fashion throughout the U.S. Civil War. This elegant dress is made of high-quality materials, which only add to its appearance.
This Civil War Confederate Kepi Cap was modeled after a common hat that was worn by Confederate troops during the civil war. The kepi was also known as a forage cap or a bummers cap, due to it being as shapeless as a feedbag.
The Civil War Hoop Skirt is a womens hoop-skirt that is designed to give you a majestic and classical look when worn with any of our civil war dresses. This hoop skirt can also be worn with any other appropriately sized dresses, as well.
This Civil War Union Kepi Cap was modeled after the most common hat that was worn by Union troops during the course of the civil war. The kepi was also known as a forage cap or a bummers cap, due to it being as shapeless as a feedbag.
The kepi was the traditional cap not only of Confederate soldiers, but also of some officers as well! This cap has all the form of a typical Confederate kepi, while also featuring ornate details fit for an officer.
This Confederate Slouch Hat is a classic piece of military wear from the Civil War era. It was favored by officers and considered to be a part of their uniform, as it created a look that stood out from the typical soldier.
The Dark Blue Civil War Dress is a beautiful example of a renaissance-styled dress that remained popular in fashion throughout the U.S. Civil War. This elegant dress is made of elegant, high-quality materials, which only add to its appearance.
Honestly, I'm a huge fan because Dark Knight Armoury represents a rise in LARP culture in the US. That we can have a store devoted to such a huge variety of garb, costume, props, weapons, etc., that manages to stay afloat and is based in my home state is just huge and awesome. It's always the hig...