Every great outfit starts with a good base. Keep your historic ensemble authentic down to its innermost layer with a womens medieval chemise from Your Dressmaker. These essential undergarments make the perfect base for any historic look. Our chemises are made out of comfortable and breathable fabrics, such as cotton or rayon, so they are ideal for wearing under more elaborate period garments. Choose a full length, wide sleeve chemise to wear under medieval gowns, or combine a shorter blouse chemise with a full historic skirt. Throughout history, women across all classes wore chemises as a preferred underlayer, so we carry a wide variety of historic underdresses and blouses to suit any need, ranging from Norse and Celtic chemises to specialized garments like our Italian Renaissance style chemises. Your Dressmaker offers historic chemises in a broad selection of sleeve and neck styles, from ruffled sleeves and high collars to versatile and adjustable lace up necks, so you are sure to find a chemise that will work as the underlayer of any look, no matter your occasion. Our medieval chemises are must-haves for any historic outfit, so dont go to your next medieval reenactment, LARP event, or Renaissance festival without one! Expertly handmade and designed for comfort, our historic underdresses can be individually tailored to suit your preferred size.
Transform yourself into a lovely maiden or pirate princess in the Bell Sleeved Medieval Blouse. This essential womens shirt is made of comfortable and soft batiste. Its timeless bell sleeves have drawstring cinching at the elbows.
This Celtic Chemise is a beautiful handmade rayon medieval chemise. The Celtic Chemise has a generous length of drawstring at the neckline with full, long sleeves. The Celtic Chemise is worn under gowns and skirts, like a medieval slip.
The Country Maiden 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.
For a blouse befitting almost any medieval or fantasy look, choose the Essential Medieval Chemise Top. Made of a comfy, lightweight material in a timeless style, this womens blouse is a must-have for historical and fantasy wardrobes.
Outfit yourself with understated elegance when you wear the Isabella Chemise Top. Unique bell sleeves with puffed upper arms lend romance to this historical reenactment and costuming staple. This cotton blouse is a wardrobe essential.
The Italian Renaissance Short Chemise is a beautiful chemise. It is made from high-quality satin, making it quite comfortable. It is designed to be worn under any woman's gown, bodice or skirt, just like a medieval shift would be.
The Maiden Chemise is a uniquely stylish blouse inspired by medieval peasantry. Handmade from 100% muslin cotton, this brown chemise is a soft and breathable top that can be worn for a variety of historic reenactment looks.
This Medieval Chemise is a beautiful handmade 100% cotton chemise. The Medieval Chemise has a button at the top of the neckline. The Medieval Chemise is worn under all gowns, bodices and skirts, like a medieval slip.
The Medieval Chemise Top is a beautiful medieval-styled chemise. It is made from quality batiste fabric, making it quite comfortable. It is designed to be worn under any womans gown, bodice, or blouse, just like a medieval shift would be.