Historical and Religious Costumes

Amtgard

Amtgard is a live action role playing game. Amtgard is a non-profit, non-sectarian group devoted to recreating elements of the medieval, ancient, and fantasy genres. The thrust of Amtgard is both recreational and educational, with major group efforts devoted to reconstructions of medieval combat. Amtgard weapons are safe, foam-padded replicas of the real things. Anyone may join. To become a member you must:

Obtain a copy of the handbook and read it.

Develop a persona and persona history.

Make a costume for yourself that is fitting to your persona.

Fill out a membership form and waiver and turn them in to the prime minister. Minors must have their waivers signed by their parents or legal guardians. Minors under the age of 14 may not participate in combat without special permission from the monarch.

More information can be found at http://www.amtgard.com. We provide garb for the various Amtgard characters listed below. Most characters only officially require a few specific items (e.g. particular colour sash), but they need other clothes to round out their personnas and keep warm.

The ONLY event Garb the World regulaly merchants at is a Dagohir/Amtgard event Battle for the Ring in Chino, California during January. We sell a lot of items at incredible bargains. If you go to the event please stop by our booth and say hi to Julles or Sonya (our fighter names). And contact us if you would like us to bring anything particular to the event.

Garb The World suggestions:

Our suggestions to newcomers is to get simple garb (e.g. tunic and pants for men and boys, medieval dress for women and girls) to wear to events while you are figuring out your personna and time period. We offer deals to newcomers in the SCA. See our Complete outfits also for deals on an entire ensemble. Basic Outfit Special consists of a tunic, belt and pants or a skirt for a great low price. And don't forget to add shoes

Return Policy

We strive for customer satisfaction. However, custom made clothing does not always turn out how the customer has envisioned and sometimes we make mistakes. Unwanted items can be returned unworn within thirty (30) days of delivery for a refund.

We want you to be happy with our products.


Check out our How To pages to learn how to tie a ring belt, fold a kilt, use medieval broaches, and more.

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