Stockings & Oversocks |
Phone: 1-800-221-4221 for ordering.
1-800-341-4341 for customer service.
- 'Slate Gray 16" Ragg Wool Socks, 80% wool, stock #ER10969'; Cost:
$8.75/pair + postage; Sizes: Med. fits 8-10, Lg. fits 10-12
Note: these are the gray oversocks soldiers wear.
5755 Twelvemonth CT
Columbia, MD 21045
Phone: (home/night) 410-772-5422
- The ONLY source for proper wool stockings made from one piece of
wool, with either a second pair worn as over-socks, or "rowling pair"
of wool knitted socks.
Price: $31.00 for 1 pair & $57.00 for 2 pairs complete (including
Note: just labor is $15 for 1 pair, $25 for 2 pairs
Shoes & Trooper/Officer Boots
Boots - Mark Beabey Handsewn Footwear & Leathergoods
Vastra Tvetavagen 11
S - 570 82
Highly recommended source for shoes, boots, buffcoats, baldrics/belts
and even horse tack and pistol holsters. Mark is "Master Craftsman
in Leather to the Royal Armouries at Leeds", and is now in
Sweden. Estimated cost for a pair of 17th Century boots is about $800.00.
Contact Mark for full details on his leather items offered (see website
P.O. Box 39
Farmington, PA 15437
Phone: (412) 329-4971
All shoes 5 oz. boot grade leather, bench and hand lasted, triple stitched
uppers with hand sewn welts, 10 oz. insole/outsole prime leather, steel
shanks and brass clinch nails and weatherproofed. Options available:
hobnails, square toes, linning, and buckles. Call for details/prices.
Ray's Shoe Service, Inc.
Proprietor: Mark Stevens
1666 S. Robert St., W.
St. Paul, MN 55118
Phone: (651) 457-24368
Note: They supply Plymouth Plantation and the Commonwealth of Virginia
for Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown (reliable). All shoes are custom
lasted to the wearer. See order form in ECWSA Handbook for measurements
- 7-8 oz wt. natural tan leather shoe, hobnailed heel; Cost: $175
Proprietors: John & Helena Mangum
P.O. Box 205
Sonoita, AZ 85637
Phone: (520) 455-5858 or 5898
- (for campfollowers) 4-5 oz. wt. brown leather shoe; Cost: $108 incl.
- (for soldiers) 7-8 oz wt. natural tan leather shoe; Cost: $133 incl.
Note: See order form from ECWSA.
Contacts: John or Linda
20 North Springfield Rd.
Clifton Hgts., PA 19018
Phone: (610) 623-2620
They have a 'Guardsmen' hat (perfect officer's hat) as well as other
styles that are acceptable for 17th Century. Catalog available.
L & H Hats
Proprietor: John McMicking
179 Melville St.
Phone: (905) 627-7492
Custom-made hats and caps for men and women individually hand made using
equipment, methods and materials that pre-date the mid-19th Century
industrial revolution. Subject to availability, can make anything in
felt, straw, or cloth. Will do any period hats. Contact for details/prices
and free catalog.
Scotland ML12 6HH
Phone: 011-44 (1899) 220-088
Proper handmade Scots 'Blue Bonnet' for all Scots soldiers. This is
the best source we have found for authentic reproduction Scots
- Scots 'Blue Bonnet'; Cost: $44.00 (approx.) plus postage; specify
1315 SE Armour
Bend, OR 97702
- Order: Item #360 - 'The "Classic" Glove', only get the Gold Cowhide,
This is listed under their 'Medieval Gloves', Cost: $45.00 +pp.
Proprietor: Kass McGann
- The website has various 17th century patterns, prices, and other
information on clothing.