Viking coats, Viking dresses, Viking hangerocks & Viking brooches, Viking shoes & Viking beads
We have a selection of women’s Viking clothing for re-enactment; including women’s Viking coats, women’s Viking dresses, women’s Viking hangerocks / aprons. Viking women would also adorn themselves with strings of glass beads and pendants pinned on by either large tortoise brooches, or round brooches depending on their status. Viking women would also hold the keys to the house and have various tools such as knives for skinning and preparing animals for feasting. The legendary shield maidens would also fight alongside the Viking men in raiding parties and equip themselves for battle with shields and arms.
VIKING COSTUME REQUIREMENTS
Following is a guide to the most common items associated with female roles in Viking times.